May 2016 Newsletter

Free Teleclass | See Your Fluctuating Moods as a Strength, not a Weakness

See Your Fluctuating Moods as a Strength, not a Weakness Tuesday, May 24, 2016 10:00 – 10:30 am

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An HR Executive’s Take on Women in Silicon Valley

Helping employees realize their full potential isn’t just the job of Quixey’s Chief People Officer Tamar Elkeles—it’s also her passion. Empowering women in their careers is just one reason why Tamar embraces the Watermark Conference for Women: “It’s an outstanding opportunity for Quixey to enable the women in our organization to network, collaborate and learn from each other,  as well as other women in the technology industry,” says Elkeles, co-author … [ more ]

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So You Want to Job Share?

By Susan Lovegren, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Juniper Networks Flexible work options. Choices about where, when and how to work are recurring themes in many of the “future of work” studies. While it’s been many years since I had a job share, I remember how flexibility was key to my ability to stay in the workforce and keep my sanity. This resurfaced for me recently at Juniper Networks when we … [ more ]

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Cut Your To-Do List—and Get More Done

Aah. The gratification of crossing things off your to-do list. It makes it tempting to do a brain-dump onto paper or screen of every single thing you need to do in the foreseeable future. But you should keep your list short. “A long to-do list is actually counterproductive,” says Christine Carter, Ph.D., author of The Sweet Spot: How to Find Your Groove at Work and Home. “It causes a time … [ more ]

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Annabelle Gurwitch on Setbacks, Bouncing Back and the Business Cards She Can’t Hand Out

In Hollywood, true grit isn’t only the name of a John Wayne movie. It’s also a job requirement. So when Annabelle Gurwitch auditioned to play a mother in a commercial and ended up being cast as a crone in the Middle Ages, she took it in stride.

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