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Emotional Intelligence - Tech's Damaging Myth of the Loner Genius Nerd:


The Google engineer who was fired last week over his memo wrote that most women were biologically unsuited to working in tech because they were more focused on "feelings and aesthetics than ideas" and ...


Preparing for longevity -- we don't need to become frail as we age:




Hear Us Roar: A Manifesto for Women and Minorities in Startup, Tech, and Business Communities:


In the last 48 hours, a Google Engineer released a hailstorm of outdated and twisted psychological and biological myths to mask his personal prejudice against women, and less overtly, against minorities ...


Senators Tester and Collins want to address doctor shortage with new bill:


Maine Sen. Susan Collins is introducing a bill designed to train more primary care physicians and address the nation's shortage of doctors. Collins, a Republican, is submitting the bill along ...


Where the tech jobs are: Seattle, S.F., D.C.:


Tech job seekers take note: Go west, or head to our nation's capital. CapRelo, an international relocation company, looked at the 25-largest metropolitan areas and cross-referenced job listings on ...


A Google engineer wrote that women may be unsuited for tech jobs. Women wrote back.:


In a screed that rocketed around Silicon Valley this weekend, a software engineer at Google blasted the company's efforts to increase the number of minorities and women in its ranks and leadership positions. The ...


Make your resume look amazing with these five steps:


Resumes are not dead, rather they have evolved over time to fulfill numerous needs during your career. The irony with resumes is that they can be your best friend in opening doors of interest from employers ...


Half of the high-paying jobs in America now require this skill:


If terms like SQL, Python and JavaScript aren't on your radar, employers may not be interested in hiring you. Roughly half of the jobs in the top income quartile -- defined as those paying $57,000 ...


How You Can Become a Better Negotiator:


We all have to negotiate in life, whether it's asking for a bigger raise, nailing down details of a contract or even getting your kids to do their homework. But how does one become a good negotiator? ...


Expert advice empowers next generation of Montana leaders:


A panel of seven experts gave the best advice they had to a group of young professionals gathered in Billings on Friday. "If you're an introvert, tag along with an extrovert." "Don't apologize (for ...


20 Under 40: Recognizing 20 outstanding Helena, Montana community members up to age 40 :


The 20 Under 40 awards are meant to honor those up to age 40 who, through their industry and hard work, are moving the Helena community forward toward the future. These awards are not just bestowed ...


Do These 5 Emotionally Intelligent Things Within 5 Minutes Of Meeting Someone:


Being instantly likable isn't rocket science, but this checklist takes practice to master in the short space of a first impression. What's the point of networking if not to get other people to ...


Google Employees Weighed In on What Makes a Highly Effective Manager (Technical Expertise Came in Last):




The Trouble With Trade School:


Across the political spectrum, just about everyone seems to be in favor of expanding vocational education. The idea makes a lot of sense, too. A four-year college degree should not be the only path ...


These 10 brutal truths about life will help you get your s*** together:




Podcast - Daniel Goleman: Mindfulness, the Dalai Lama, and How You Can Be a Force for Good:


Dr. Daniel Goleman is an internationally known psychologist who lectures frequently to professional groups, business audiences, and on college campuses. Working as a science journalist, Goleman reported ...


Hot new job for middle-class students: manual labor:


A shift in thought Young workers are becoming barbers, bookbinders, furniture-makers and jewelers. In the process, they are elevating what, historically, were lowly manual labor jobs into sought-after ...


4 courses every tech entrepreneur should take to stay afloat:


In the past few years, changes in social media show that something can work like magic one day, and become outdated the next. Given the speed and development of ecommerce and online marketing, relying ...


What's The Best Way To Get Your Audience To Love Your Idea?:


The reason that we give speeches is because we believe in the importance of public speaking and we have something that we want to share with our audience. It is our hope that because of the time, energy, ...


Change the way you approach job interviews asking three questions:


Landing an interview is what a job search is all about. It's the moment you meet with your next potential employer and even though interviewing may seem second nature to you by now, you still need to ...


These Are The Job Skills Of The Future That Robots Can't Master:


"To beat the bot, you need to be more human." We may live in a digital world, but soft skills like communication, problem solving, collaboration, and empathy are becoming more valued than technology, ...


The Biggest Mistakes Job Seekers Make Today:


What does it take to get a good job in today's ever-evolving economy? Some people looking for that next position believe that networking is a key to success -- whether through social connections or websites ...


Follow-up strategies can boost a job offer:


Just ask anyone who has gone on an interview: Waiting for the next steps can seem like time stands still, especially when you had a great meeting with strong rapport. You left the interview feeling motivated ...


Meet The Man Traveling The World On $25 Million Of Bitcoin Profits:


Last month, I found myself sitting next to a multimillionaire in the 56th-floor Horizon Club Lounge of the Island Shangri-La Hong Kong. He made no attempt to hide the fact that he was swimming in cash; ...


MarLo 5 Years On - The Journey Continues - Ideamensch:


Five years ago today I left behind my career in Advertising to spend the next four months driving across the lower 48 trying to inspire more people to take actions on their ideas. Four of us, packed into ...


Looking Back at What May Just Be the "Ballsiest" Cover Letter of All Time:


It got a lot of attention during the Iraq War, and is defined as rapidly dominating an opponent "by the initial imposition of overwhelming force and firepower." But "shock and awe" isn't just for the ...


How To Make An Impact At A Conference, Even If You Aren't The Speaker:


Maybe you applied to speak at the event and weren't selected. Or, not thinking you were qualified, you didn't inquire about speaking and now wish you were a speaker. You still have the opportunity ...


Habits to get you to the next level:


It can be difficult to really stand out, but with a little planning and a new mindset you can elevate yourself to be considered for the next leadership position. The side benefit is that while practicing ...


This Is How Emotionally Intelligent People Vacation:



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