Thu.Jul 02, 2020

How to Become an Exemplary Leader of Introverts 

The Undercover Recruiter

I was preparing for a program on introverted leadership by interviewing research scientists at a Fortune 100 pharmaceutical company when a new word caught my ear. “Did you say ‘loudership’?” I asked a seasoned manager. Yes, he had.

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Best Gifts for Her Under $1000

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Gifts for Her Under $1000. Finding the perfect gift for her can be difficult. Whether you’re looking to make a purchase for an anniversary, her birthday, a holiday, or just out of the blue, you’ll definitely want to ensure that it’s something she’ll love and appreciate.

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we have to live within 100 miles of our director, company said paying me more would be “unfair,” and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. We have to live within 100 miles of our director. I work for a small nonprofit that went remote for a trial period last year.

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networking as a woman, when men keep angling for dates

Ask a Manager

It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. A reader writes: I am a young(ish) Black woman in a white male-dominated field. I have found it virtually impossible to network with male colleagues. Each time I try, the guy is just angling for a date. I source folks from in-person networking events, LinkedIn, and apps like Shapr. If they’re a dude, it’s a dud each time!

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updates: the follower-upper, the different title, and more

Ask a Manager

Here are three updates from people who had their letters answered here in the past. Should I tell my employer I may have brought COVID-19 to work in January? first update here ).

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I’m not a recent grad — can I still intern?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I completed college about seven years ago and, after a few months of fruitless applying, I said “screw it” and moved to a major city to pursue a niche talent unrelated to my degree.

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