Tag Archives: Careers

2020 Fortune most powerful women in business (Fortune)

Fortune released their 2020 list of the Most Powerful Women in Business. Topping the list is Julie Sweet, CEO of Accenture.  2020 Fortune Most Powerful Women in Business (Top 10):  1. Julie Sweet, CEO of Accenture 2. Mary Barra, Chairman & CEO of General Motors 3. Abigail Johnson, Chairman & CEO of Fidelity Investments 4. Gail Boudreaux, President & CEO […]
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Career advice for a changing world (PWC)

By Blair Sheppard   The impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global economy and people’s lives have been devastating. Unemployment on a massive scale will go hand in hand with an exponential rise in national debts, which in turn will constrain government relief for the unemployed and will increase the tax burden for businesses and […]
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Five ways mindfulness will launch your career (Forbes.com)

By: Travis Bradberry July 06, 2016 Source: http://www.forbes.com Mindfulness is an increasingly popular notion in the workplace, with companies such as Apple, Yahoo, Starbucks, and Google using it to their benefit. Google, for example, offers employees a 19-hour course on the subject, which is so popular that thousands of Googlers take it each year. So […]
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10 signs you’re in the wrong job

by Jo Davidson Source: http://gettingbalance.com, November 2, 2014 So you don’t like your job, but hey, who does? And, it pays the bills, so you can’t complain, right? But what if your job is making you miserable, negatively impacting your health, wellbeing, relationships and more? Maybe it’s time for a rethink. Here’s ten signs that […]
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Popular professions among graduates in 2014 (Infographic)

Some interesting Professions stats and Professions facts. Source: elearninginfographics.com

Higher education panel discusses work readiness (MiamiHerald.com)

WMOT Higher education panel discusses work readiness MiamiHerald.com Tennessee higher education officials participating in a panel discussion on preparing students for the workforce said Wednesday that employers want college graduates who possess… Source: http://www.miamiherald.com

Want To Get Promoted? Be A Narcissist

If you think you’re better than everyone else, studies show that you’re more likely to end up ordering around everybody else. GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: group dynamics –  “ Harvard Medical School clinical psychologist Craig Malkin dropped some knowledgeon how to sniff out the narcissist in your midst. While narcissists go by many other names, […]
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Millennials want jobs that are meaningful to society | SmartPlanet

Millennials are more socially conscious and are looking for jobs that have a positive impact on the world. GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: compassion –  ” . . . The recession-era 12th grade students surveyed between 2008 and 2010 showed an increase in concern for others and had more of an interest in social issues compared […]
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