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Top-Rated Workplaces: Culture

Culture — everybody talks about it, but how do you get it? And what does it look like? Culture can be one of the most defining aspects of a company, and great culture happens when company values are supported by behaviors, systems and practices.

What that means is it’s not enough to just say what company values are — …

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Epic News: My Next Pluralsight Course is Live (How to Have Difficult Conversations)

For the last three years my time spent on Pluralsight courses was winded down significantly. I went from creating about twelve courses in a year (which was no easy task) to zero… I found that stopping that revenue stream left a significant void in my schedule and my income… which is one reason why I […]

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Starting a Business: Crazy or Inspired?

I was reading about a local (Utah) company that has seen some great success. The part that hooked me in was the struggles the owner and his family went through.  The last line of the last comment (as of right now) says:  Starting a business is a gamble, and well over half don’t work out, […]

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2018: The Year in Search

At the end of each year, we at Indeed like to look back and see which trends in job search were on the rise and which were on the decline. The terms people search for can tell us a lot about the world of work and what’s going on in the minds of job seekers, as well as give us …

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REPORT: Remote Work Can Bring Benefits, but Attitudes Are Divided

It used to be that people punched in and worked away at their desks all day, but times have changed. Whether it’s to avoid the commute, leverage the quiet focus of working at home or simply to stay in pajamas all day, recent research shows that 70% of people work remotely at least once a week.

Many employers support and …

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Veteran’s Day, Free JibberJobber for Veterans

Today we celebrate Veteran’s Day. For JibberJobber, that means we send a reminder that we have, since 2006, given veterans a free year of our premium upgrade. This is simply a “thank you for serving our country.”  I know that serving in the armed forces is not easy. You don’t do it for money. There’s […]

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Sanity in a Job Loss

I recently wrote the post Job Loss Grief Stages. While doing so I was looking for old posts I had written about this topic and found this post from 2012: Dumb Little Man: How to Keep Your Sanity After Losing Your Job Dumb Little Man, btw, is a blog with “tips for life.” Anyway, in […]

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Remote Workers *Can Be* More Productive

This caught my eye because I’ve seen some situations where remote working is an utter joke: Remote Workers Are Outperforming Office Workers — Here’s Why The entire JibberJobber team works remote. We’ve been doing it since 2006. It’s really the only way we can do it because as far as I remember, none of us […]

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Women in Tech: How to Attract and Retain Top Talent

A little-known fact is that when computer programming was emerging as a field in the 1940s, women were in the forefront of this new technology. In fact, the first programmers to work on the US Army’s enormous ENIAC computer to compute ballistic trajectories were all women.

Software was seen as less important than the male-dominated hardware field and was considered

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“Jobs are temporary in the new economy” (Grow Your Own Beef)

This is part of the Favorite Friday serious that I started years ago. One of the benefits of having blogged regularly for almost 13 years is that I have a lot of great posts from over the years. My writing style has evolved, but the ideas and principles have not. In this post, Grow your […]

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