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How to Work Effectively With Difficult Colleagues

Toxic co-workers arrive in all shapes and forms. There are the passive-aggressive types, the pathological liars and, of course, the bullies. If you think bullies can be found only in schoolyards, think again: As many as one-third of professionals are victims of workplace bullying, and 20 percent of these incidents cross the line into harassment, according to the Workplace Bullying Institute.... Read More >

 
 

Putting the Chill on Hashtag Activism

Hashtag activism has a valid place in today's world, but it shouldn't substitute genuine caring and actual cash contributions for a narcissistic iPhone moment. Read More >

 
 

11 Missteps That Can Sink Your Career

There's no script for employees to follow that will guarantee career success, but there are certain rules of thumb that bode well for a rewarding, long-term career. For example, it's essential to exercise sound, business-focused judgment and earn a reputation as someone who can be trusted to deliver as promised. It's also important to convey a sense of professionalism and to treat people with... Read More >

 
 

Analytics System Helps Protect Endangered Species

An international environmental protection agency turned to analytics to protect endangered animals from a global network of poachers and illegal traffickers. Read More >

 
 

11 Must-Have Soft Skills for Tech Professionals

In a recent feature, we presented 10 IT certifications that result in top-paying technology jobs. Earning one of these certifications, however, doesn't necessarily guarantee a lucrative, long-term career. To build on success over decades, tech employees must also develop soft skills—interpersonal qualities such as leadership and the ability to work well with others. Clearly, they're not to... Read More >

 
 
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