Are You Happy at Work? Bosses Push Weekly Polls

Are You Happy at Work? Bosses Push Weekly Polls
Some 80% of firms have conducted a survey to gauge how employees are feeling, according to data from the Society for Human Resource Management. While most of those surveys are still annual, workers and managers appear to be growing disenchanted … New …
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5 Very Smart People Who Think Artificial Intelligence Could Bring the Apocalypse
This moment, called the singularity, could create a utopia in which robots automate common forms of labor and humans relax amid bountiful resources. Or it could lead the artificial intelligence, or AI, to exterminate any creatures it views as …
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At Harvard, UN chief urges global community to confront world's existential
“For almost 15 years, the world has pursued the Millennium Development Goals,” Mr. Ban said, as he described the UN-backed efforts to reduce extreme poverty and hunger, promote education, especially for girls, fight disease and protect the environment …
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Ga. campaign seeks to hiring disabled
“Our state is in the midst of an economic recovery, but for people with developmental disabilities, finding employment can be extremely challenging,” said Kathy Keeley, executive director of All About Developmental Disabilities. AADD is calling its …
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Oregon university independence push hits snag

Oregon university independence push hits snag
They fear higher costs for administrative services if the large schools begin handling their own administrative services like payroll, human resources, risk management and auditing. By pooling these costs, the large schools, in effect, subsidize the …
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The Quest for Perfection… “U” is for…
Hopefully, bicycle shop owners can define market segments within this industry. … For the above to be effective, the business must have its basic operations in order: cash flow forecasting, human resources programs, process management, and so on …
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EDUCATION AND EQUALITY
They bred the generation that led us to Independence, and provided human resources for a restrictive but, within its limits, efficient order of higher education. Till the 1960s, India's most distinguished scholars, scientists and statesmen virtually …
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