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12 Lessons You Learn or Regret Forever

| June 19, 2017

12 Lessons You Learn or Regret Forever Published on June 19, 2017 Featured in: Best Advice Dr. Travis Bradberry Coauthor EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE 2.0 & President at TalentSmart Sticking your neck out and taking charge of your career is no trivial matter. Whether that’s switching careers, going back to school, or walking away from a j-o-b […]

New professional development strategy: People movement

| March 14, 2017

In an age when employees seemingly have little attachment to their employers and are constantly searching for their next gig, is workforce development a waste of time? A new survey by Dale Carnegie Training of 3,300 full-time employees around the world, including 515 in the U.S, finds that only 23 percent of U.S. workers intend […]

The New DOL Overtime Rules

| May 23, 2016

The New DOL Overtime Rules: Employers’ Next Steps Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”), non-exempt employees are required to be paid overtime at time and a half for any time worked over 40 hours a week, while exempt employees are not. On May 18, 2016, President Obama and Secretary of Labor Perez announced that the […]

How to find work you love!

| October 1, 2015

Scott Dinsmore quit a job that made him miserable, and spent the next four years wondering how to find work that was joyful and meaningful. He shares what he learned in this deceptively simple talk about finding out what matters to you — and then getting started doing it.