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Salespeople, Stop Worrying About Being Liked

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 15:00

Be an expert, not a friend.

5 Ways to Leave Your Work Stress at Work

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 14:05

Create a ritual to help you transition from office to home.

Research: When Juggling Work and Family, Women Offer More Emotional Support Than Men

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:00

A study looked at how stress affects what we give our spouses and coworkers.

Benefits and Perks

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:53

Are you taking full advantage of your job’s benefits and perks? Dan and Alison answer your questions with the help of PwC chief people officer Mike Fenlon. They talk through what to do when you’re deciding between freelancing and a staff position with benefits, you want your company to offer a new perk, or your job makes it hard to use your vacation days.

What Makes a Successful Startup Team

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:00

It’s not all about experience and industry knowledge.

Research: Why Struggling Airlines Spend More on Safety

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 15:00

A study explored the link between safety and profitability.

Brexit and How Japanese Companies Are Navigating Its Uncertainties

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 14:05

They’re making defensive moves while waiting to see what happens.

Food Delivery Wars and Boeing’s Crisis Management

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 17:18

Youngme, Felix, and Mihir discuss the food delivery war between DoorDash, Uber Eats, Grubhub, and others. Then they evaluate Boeing’s crisis management performance in the wake of two recent air disasters.

How Companies Can Get the Most Out of a Freemium Business Model

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 16:00

A study shows it comes down to pricing.

To Make the Case for Paternity Leave, Dads Will Have to Work Together

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:00

In a survey, 73% of fathers said there’s little workplace support for them.

How to Help Your Team with Burnout When You’re Burned Out Yourself

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:05

Tackle the problem as a group.

What Makes Geisinger’s Destination Care Program Tick

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 17:29

A Q&A with interim CEO Dr. Jaewon Ryu

Why Businesses Should Know Where Their Densest Markets Are

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 16:00

They’re where the biggest opportunity lies.

A Theoretical Physicist (and Entrepreneur) on Why Companies Stop Innovating

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 15:30

Safi Bahcall, a former biotech CEO, began his career as a theoretical physicist before joining the business world. He compares the moment that innovative companies become complacent ones to a glass of water freezing, becoming ice. The elements are the same, but the structure of the company has changed. Bahcall offers ways for growing companies to avoid these inevitable forces and continue to innovate. He’s the author of the book “Loonshots: How to Nurture the Crazy Ideas That Win Wars, Cure Diseases, and Transform Industries” and the HBR article “The Innovation Equation.”

Sales Teams Aren’t Great at Forecasting. Here’s How to Fix That.

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 15:00

Prediction is a skill that can be learned.

How to Get Booked as a Podcast Guest

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 14:05

Four strategies to try.

4 Reasons Talented Employees Don’t Reach Their Potential

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 16:22

It takes more than talent to succeed in your career.

Two Surgeries, Two Outcomes

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 16:13

What Walmart’s health care program looks like from the patient’s perspective

Stop Letting Push Notifications Ruin Your Productivity

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 14:05

Do Not Disturb.

A Big Step Toward Giving Patients Control Over Their Health Care Data

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 18:14

New rules from the Trump administration would open up the industry to more competition.

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