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The Last Word: Their Train of Thought Has Changed

January 5, 2014
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People on the train are now talking about job prospects, their next move.
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Company as Kin

January 5, 2014
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There is growing interest in a lasting, reciprocal — familial — relationship with workers. And it could mean good things all around.
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CoPs & Bloggers: How to Build Vibrant Communities of Practice

January 5, 2014
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Online communities of practice are a great idea in theory, but without enough traffic, they quickly turn into online ghost towns.
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YourForce: Encouraging Employees to Take Part in the Community

January 5, 2014
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What may be most effective retention strategy is something that costs next to nothing: volunteering.
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Up With Quieting Down

December 12, 2013
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Let’s not let the loudest voices make all the key decisions for us in our organizations and our society.
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Topsy the Elephant and the Topsy-Turvy World of Animal Abuse

December 11, 2013
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While Workforce, of course, focuses on issues related to human workers, there are others in the workforce — namely animals — that don’t get the same attention.
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The Last Word: You Talk About Annoying ...

December 11, 2013
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You’ve heard it before: Millennials are self-entitled, lack any discernible attention span and seek instant gratification. While there’s a grain of truth there, I find some very admirable traits, too.
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Is Blowing the Whistle Blowing Your Career?

December 11, 2013
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The more often people choose to stay silent, the more likely it is that ethics will decline and companies will suffer severe consequence, an expert said.
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The Honor of Public Service and the Need for Civility

December 9, 2013
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The honor of public service comes from performing in line with each organization’s mission, values, and standards.
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Yuletide Confessions

December 6, 2013
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Pick your poison: Merry Christmas, Happy (belated) Hanukkah, Happy Kwanzaa, or Happy Holidays. Whichever you choose, have a joy-filled December.
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