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The Last Word: Daughterly Advice

January 20, 2012
Imagine my delight when I found out over the holidays that my daughter was promoted into management. Like any good father, dear old Dad was more than happy to impart his years of experience from the managerial front lines.
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The Work-More Economy

In this package of stories, Workforce Management explores the quiet flip side of the jobless recovery. Call it the “work-more economy.” More and more workers are doing as many as two jobs for the price of one. Higher expectations on the job can be a good thing for both workers and companies, but there's a tipping point. The data—including Workforce Management's own survey research—indicates many firms are going too far with their demands.
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SAP Hires Controversial Executive Julie Roehm

January 13, 2012
Former Chrysler marketing executive Julie Roehm is the new senior vice president of marketing at business-software company SAP. Roehm, 40, whose last full-time marketing job ended with a stormy legal battle five years ago, is known in the auto industry for her tenure as marketing communications director at Chrysler.
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Class of 2011 Salaries Rise 2.3%

January 12, 2012
The average starting salary for those with bachelor’s degrees in the class of 2011 was $41,701, up 2.3 percent from the class of 2010, according to the winter 2012 Salary Survey report published by the National Association of Colleges and Employers.
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