Fri.Aug 10, 2018

Does Medical Marijuana Stop or Slow Cancer Cells from Spreading?

Ms. Career Girl

For centuries, cannabis has been used in herbal remedies. Marijuana has many biologically active components which scientists have been able to identify. Cannabinoids is the name given to these compounds.

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10 Ideas to Keep Summer Employee Engagement High

Evil HR Lady

When the sun is shining and the weather is beautiful, no one loves being cooped up in the office. Therefore, it makes sense that it can sometimes be difficult to maintain high levels of summer employee engagement. It’s hard to work when you’d rather be outside or on vacation. But, work we must! So, why not do what you can to boost your team’s morale during the summer months? Here are 10 ways to help keep employees engaged even when they would rather be at the beach. Create Summer Hours.

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8 Building Blocks to Bolster Your Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Today’s best employee candidates are busy, and may not be looking for your job or any new job. They have many competing sources of information, advice, and networking, and are choosy – often cynical – about what they read and hear.

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Asking for Salary Info: Your Latest Rundown of Which States/Cities Have Bans

HR Capitalist

Ok, kids - we're up to 10 states and 8 municipalities that have outlawed/banned asking candidates questions about pay history. That's a lot. Kind of sneaks up on you. The laws are aimed at ending the cycle of pay discrimination and some go further than merely banning pay history questions.

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weekend free-for-all – August 11-12, 2018

Ask A Manager

This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. This one is truly no work and no school.). Book recommendation of the week: The Book of Essie , by Meghan MacLean Weir.

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are work parties really just … work?

Ask A Manager

I recorded a piece for the BBC about work parties: Why do some people dread them? Are they mandatory, even when no one says that? And if they are mandatory, are they really just … work? It’s three minutes long and you can listen here (my segment is toward the end, starting at 49:27).

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open thread – August 10-11, 2018

Ask A Manager

It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about. If you want an answer from me, emailing me is still your best bet*, but this is a chance to talk to other readers. * If you submitted a question to me recently, please don’t repost it here, as it may be in the to-be-answered queue.

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