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Pilot-hungry airlines are raiding flight schools — creating a shortage of instructors to train the next generation:


Airlines' insatiable demand for pilots threatens to sabotage flight schools' ability to train new ones. Carriers are raising wages and hoarding every available pilot -- including the instructors schools ...


America doesn't have enough truckers, and it's starting to cause prices of about everything to rise:


Joyce Brenny, chief executive of Brenny Transportation in Minnesota, gave her truck drivers a 15 percent raise this year, but she still can't find enough workers for a job that now pays $80,000 a year. A ...


4 Questions you Should Ask Your Potential Employer:


Quirky workplace perks, like indoor putting greens and free popcorn in the break room, might drive some millennials to jump at taking a job. But the basics, like what's the match on the 401(k), will ...


8 Ways To Test The Depth Of A Startup Before Joining:


Every startup founder loves to prompt for questions from investors and potential key team members about their vision, and the huge opportunity that can be had with their disruptive technology. Yet if ...


MIT Professor: To Be Happier and More Productive, Spend 30 Minutes Each Day 'Wasting Time':




5 ways you can use visualization to achieve top performance:


I've always been afraid of water. To confront those fears, I decided to learn how to scuba dive, even before I learned how to swim! I would need to use visualization to achieve top performance if I hoped ...


Why introverts might actually be better networkers:


"I'm an introvert," someone inevitably tells me when I speak about building a professional network. "Networking is just not for me." These people assume networking belongs solely in the domain of the ...


A College Degree May be Losing Its Luster with Companies Hiring Requirements:


Employers like EY and IBM are now hiring workers without college degrees Companies often use a bachelor's degree requirement as shorthand for a variety of soft skills. But the tight labor market is ...


Feeling Burned Out? Here Are 3 Things That Can Help:


Talk to someone "What we found is that people's health, well-being, everything in life, is way better if you're connected with other people," she said. "That social network, that each of you have each ...


Blue Sky Science: Why can people eat same diet or take same medicine and have different outcomes?:


This is a question scientists are still trying to figure out. We know that it has to do with the specific genetic makeup, and everyone has slight differences in metabolism. Much like how people have ...


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Montana Career Opportunity - Rural Development Specialist - Rural Community Assistance Corporation:


This is the Rural Community Assistance Economic Development Specialist position that is currently open. If you have anyone who you think would be interested in this position please feel free to forward ...


Turn a phone interview into a great opportunity:


Here are some strategies to use that will help increase your chances of moving the interview to a face-to-face meeting. By Kim Thompson https://blog.sfgate.com/gettowork/2018/04/26/turn-a-phone-interview-into-a-great-opportunity/ ...


Toss the PowerPoint - and Speak as an Impromptu Leader:


In my career as a corporate "ghost writer," I produced a ton of speeches and PowerPoint presentations for senior executives. The top spokespersons loved those "ready to go" talks which they delivered ...


Everything new grads need to know about resume-writing:




9 negotiation tips for people who hate negotiating:




5 Hobbies to Make You a Smarter Entrepreneur:


Some rich and famous entrepreneurs have some pretty weird hobbies https://www.inc.com/geoffrey-james/top-10-weird-hobbies-of-famous-entrepreneurs.html Hobbies are great for relieving stress. But did ...


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10 Popular Jobs in Tech That Don't Require Tech Skills:




The rise of the blue-collar signing bonus -- BNSF offering up to $25,000 for hourly workers, including electricians, boilermakers and pipefitters:


This year, BNSF Railway, one of the country's largest freight railroads, aims to hire 3,500 workers across the United States -- a challenge at a time when employers nationwide say they are struggling ...


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MicroMasters Credentials are a Pathway to Today's Top Jobs:


MicroMasters programs are a series of graduate level courses from top universities designed to advance your career. They provide deep learning in a specific career field and are recognized by employers ...


The Spy Who Came Home - Why an expert in counterterrorism became a beat cop.:


"We have to stop treating people like we're in Fallujah," he told me. "It doesn't work. Just look what happened in Fallujah." In time, he came to believe that the most meaningful application of ...


The Gig Economy: Unsatisfying, or a Unique Opportunity?:




High-Paying Trade Jobs Sit Empty, While High School Grads Line Up For University:


Like most other American high school students, Garret Morgan had it drummed into him constantly: Go to college. Get a bachelor's degree. "All through my life it was, 'if you don't go to college you're ...


9 Communication Tips That Can Boost Your Career Value:


Every business professional and entrepreneur believes they are good communicators, but how do they know? It's really the perception of the recipients that counts, and poor communicators are almost ...


Can This Four-Minute Brain Hack Turn You Into An Optimist?:


This exercise helps reroute brain activity from the so-called "aversion network" toward a cognitive system that's better at making calm, rational decisions. https://www.fastcompany.com/40557561/can-this-four-minute-brain-hack-turn-you-into-an-optimist?utm_source=postup&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Leadership%20Daily&position=1&partner=newsletter&campaign_date=04172018 ...


Do These 5 Emotionally Intelligent Things Within 5 Minutes Of Meeting Someone:



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