Thu.Nov 19, 2020

Building the Perfect People Manager: Assertiveness and the Introversion/Extroversion Scale.

The HR Capitalist

Had the opportunity to present/workshop on "Leveling Up Your Managers of People" to a Vistage CEO group earlier this week.

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Social Collaboration: Benefits, Best Practices, and Tools

Evil HR Lady

With social media, you can chat with friends, share funny memes, and tweet angry things into the internet void. Social collaboration uses the same tools (and can include the same behaviors), but the goals are different; this is the business side of social media.

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new director got drunk on his first day

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I have been with my company five years and recently had an awkward situation. In our company we have four broad levels — VP, director, associate and trainee (there are different levels of seniority at each level).

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how do I change careers?

Ask a Manager

It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” feature — and this week we have two questions on a similar theme: changing careers.

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send in your updates!

Ask a Manager

This is a reminder to send in your updates if you haven’t already! Every December, I publish a slew of “where are they now” updates from people whose questions I answered here in the past.

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what to buy your employees for the holidays

Ask a Manager

My inbox fills up at this time of year with questions about holiday gifts at work: Are you supposed to get your boss a gift? What about your employees? What gifts are appropriate, and how much should you spend? Should you really have to chip in to send your CEO and his family on a luxury ski trip ? Managers don’t have to give their teams gifts, but many do.

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I’m working 17-hour days, ex-employee left a bad review of our vendor, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I’m working 17-hour days every day. I graduated from university at the end of last year, and I’ve had some internships and retail jobs during and after my studies.

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