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Six Habits of The Best Conversationalists:


Becoming a good conversationalist requires having a certain set of skills in your communication toolbox. Some people have the gift of gab, and can talk to anyone about anything. And some people ...


Data engineers will be more important than data scientists:


Does it seem like the ability to find, hire and retain data scientists is a losing battle? Is spending $500,ooo-plus per year for a data scientist worth it? What is a data scientist anyway? Those a ...


Workplace tips: Customer service skills every employee needs:


If you work with clients on a regular basis, you always need to be on your game. Being good at customer service means that when you're grumpy, tired, or super-busy, you still project a friendly and ...


6 Entry-Level Tech Jobs That Pay More Than $90,000 a Year:




What Mentors Wish Their Mentees Knew:


The mentor-mentee relationship is a tango between a more senior person and a junior one. Just as in dance, coordination and orchestration between parties is necessary for grace and success. And while ...


Here's a Useful Exercise That Boosts Brain Power - How good is your brain at this?:


Researchers identified the better of two main brain training methods, one that helps to improve your memory and attention span. Exercising is the best way to increase the body's strength, flexibility ...


Learn how to effectively negotiate so you can get that raise you deserve:


Negotiation is a skill that you probably need to use more than you think. Whether you're buying a house, gunning for a raise, or just trying to get your toddler to finish her vegetables, being an effective ...


Where the STEM Jobs Are (and Where They Aren't):


The national priority in education can be summed up in a four-letter acronym: STEM. And that's understandable. A country's proficiency in science, technology, engineering and mathematics is vital in generating ...


7 jobs where salaries are skyrocketing:


It can pay to take a long view on salary expectations in your field. In-demand jobs like software developers, physician assistants and online sales managers have seen substantial increases in median ...


Solve These Tough Data Problems and Watch Job Offers Roll In:




Survey Roundup: IT Increasingly Seeking Soft Skills Over Tech Expertise:


A survey of 315 IT professionals at companies with at least 100 employees by security firm Tripwire found every respondent said so-called "soft skills" are important when hiring people for their security ...


The 6 Jobs Everyone Will Want in 2040:


In 2040, the babies born today will be at the start of their careers. Will the job market they face look anything like now? Maybe, maybe not. Automation has already eliminated millions of manufacturing, ...


How most leadership training programs fail women:


The list of reasons more women don't hold top jobs in corporate America is long and complex: Long-ingrained gender stereotypes. Work cultures that value face time over results. A lack of women in the ...


19 Tips to Immediately Improve Your Writing:




Majority of U.S. Workers Will be Freelancers by 2027:


Did you know that by 2027, most workers in the US will be freelancers, enjoying the flexibility and freedom of being their own boss? This was the finding of the 'Freelancing in America: 2017' report, ...


How Much Stock Would Convince You To Join A Startup?:


Wouldn't you like to be one of the lucky people who joined Google and Facebook when these were startups, and now be a multi-millionaire or better? So people ask me "How many shares should I ask for or ...


How to be a leader: Be like Albert Einstein and embrace your ignorance:


What is leadership? I am often asked for my thoughts on the subject, and I always have to ask for clarification. The term is so vague that it's hard to know what it means and how to do it right. Conflicting ...


Algorithms can't replace these jobs of the future:


Computers have quickly moved from providing pure processing power to learning and adapting without programming, creating widespread unease that the rise of the machines will leave many jobless. In ...


Volunteering keeps older minds sharp:


Volunteering may improve cognitive function of older adults, especially for women and those with lower levels of education. While the links of volunteering to physical health are well known, its associations ...


Never, Ever Take A Job Before Asking These Ten Questions:




Montana tech leaders discuss why so few women aim for computer careers:


At the recent Montana High Tech Jobs Summit in Missoula, there were 26 male speakers and eight female speakers. Patricia Duce, a lecturer at the University of Montana who teaches computer science, ...


8 jobs that won't exist in 2030:


You likely already know that technology is forcing many of the things we're used to toward extinction. Non-electronic books? Soon to be a thing of the past. CDs? Try finding anyone under 20 who listens ...


Here Are the Jobs Most Likely to Be Replaced by Robots, and Those That Are Safe:


A new study looks at which occupations and which regions could be most impacted. As technology has become embedded into our lives, it's not so much a question of if it will affect the kinds of jobs ...


Today's TED Talk - Why jobs of the future won't feel like work:


We've all heard that robots are going to take our jobs -- but what can we do about it? Innovation expert David Lee says that we should start designing jobs that unlock our hidden talents and passions ...


Managing The Hybrid Workforce: Are You Ready To Have Coffee With A Bot?:


The robots are coming. Not just the physical ones manufactured in metal, but the virtual ones created by programming algorithms. Bots. Already, physical robots have replaced machinists, manufacturing ...


Video interview with the Commit Foundation, a non-profit changing the way Veterans and Americans think about military transition:


Anne Meree Craig is a good friend in Bozeman who runs the Commit Foundation, a non-profit that helps special forces soldiers transition to the civilian world. Earlier this year, I was honored to ...


This Entrepreneur Is Transforming the Way We Network:




What's Up in Coal Country: Alternative-Energy Jobs:




The new reality of old age in America - "I'm going to work until I die":



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