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Further Assessment: More Companies Using Evaluation Tools to Identify Future Leaders and More

January 28, 2013
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A recent Aberdeen research report found that companies are including assessment tools in their efforts to identify high-potential talent, to develop workers' interpersonal and leadership skills and to set performance goals for their staff.
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Damn You Auto-Correct! (Train Your Employees to Proofread)

January 24, 2013
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When you hold your annual harassment training you might want to consider mentioning the evils of auto-correct.
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When Innovation Turns Into Exasperation

January 17, 2013
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Failed inventions and initiatives can give rise to painful—unproductive—“innovation trauma.”
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Not Your Grandfather's Industrial Lab

January 17, 2013
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Nowadays, companies ranging from high-tech firms to service companies have invested in a new generation of idea factories. They share one trait: a mantra that time equals money.
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Survey Shows Lack of Innovation Motivation

January 17, 2013
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Four in 10 organizations see themselves as ineffective at fostering innovation, and there's a mismatch between what companies are doing and what they say is effective when it comes to inspiring inventiveness.
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New Rules for New Communications

January 9, 2013
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We can't follow these all the time, but there's no better time to try to change habits than at the start of 2013.
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Your New Year's Resolution: Draft a Social Media Policy

January 2, 2013
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If you want to hold your employees accountable for what they say and do online, both at work and outside of work, establish expectations.
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Software Tool Gives Voice to Recruits

December 21, 2012
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Software by HarQen Inc. enables automated phone screening of applicants, but the technology takes getting used to.
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Employers Must See Big Picture Around 'De Minimis' Time

December 19, 2012
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There are several traps an employer can fall into with regard to accurately recording the time that an employee actually works.
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