Workforce Development News – April 3, 2017

By on April 3, 2017
Collaboration Overload

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Collaboration Overload Is a Symptom of a Deeper Organizational Problem

“Five ways to solve it.”
https://hbr.org/2017/03/collaboration-overload-is-a-symptom-of-a-deeper-organizational-problem

9 Things That Make Good People Quit

“Few things are as costly and disruptive as good people walking out the door.”
https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/291985

A 4-Step Process to Help Senior Teams Prioritize Decisions

“Manage the onslaught.”
https://hbr.org/2017/03/a-4-step-process-to-help-senior-teams-prioritize-decisions

The Future of Free Speech, Trolls, Anonymity and Fake News Online

“Many experts fear uncivil and manipulative behaviors on the internet will persist – and may get worse.”
http://www.pewinternet.org/2017/03/29/the-future-of-free-speech-trolls-anonymity-and-fake-news-online/

9 Ways to Recognize a Real Leader

“Look closely and you’ll see who they really are.”
https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/286367

32 Brilliant Questions to Ask at the End of Every Job Interview

“When the interviewer asks, ‘Do you have any questions for me?’ take advantage of this opportunity. It’s the best way to determine if you’d be happy working for this employer and whether your goals are aligned.”
http://www.businessinsider.com/smart-questions-to-ask-job-interview-2017-3/#-1

The Single Biggest Mistake Most Job Seekers Make

“The chance of getting a job by applying directly is less than 1 percent. But there are multiple ways to land the same job by understanding how companies decide whom to hire.”
http://www.inc.com/lou-adler/the-single-biggest-mistake-most-job-seekers-make.html

13 Underappreciated Traits You Absolutely Need to Succeed

“Often, the traits that fly under the radar can have the biggest impact on your ability to achieve.”
https://www.recruiter.com/i/13-underappreciated-traits-you-absolutely-need-to-succeed/

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

“You can achieve amazing things if you stay focused on the right things.”
https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/290783

Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson

About Richard Schumacher

Richard Schumacher is the technology manager for the Workforce Solutions Group of St. Louis Community College. He connects, designs, and applies technology to meet business user needs with eLearning, training, web content, instructional design, IT system, and performance improvement solutions. Richard is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and has held Microsoft Certifications since 1993. Learn more about Richard by following him: LinkedIn - Twitter - Google+ - Articles - Email

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