Be aware of attire, hand movements and other non-verbal cues from both sides of the table during negotiations, interviews and meetings. They are frequently a deciding factor with the person across the table as you discuss new positions, promotions and contracts.
Thursday, February 6, 2014
There are 2.5 entry-level job postings for each new 4-year graduate in STEM fields compared to 1.1 postings for each new BA graduate in non-STEM fields. STEM jobs offer a 26% salary premium of approximately $14,000 compared to non-STEM careers. Find out more at http://www.burning-glass.com/research/stem/
Monday, January 27, 2014
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Performing artists are athletes. Like athletes, performing artists practice and/or perform most days with little off season, play through pain, "compete" in challenging environments, and risk career-threatening injury. There are several organizations, institutions and universities who have engaged in collaborative exchange and application of wellness, training and performance research and initiatives to integrate the science of sport and the performing arts for the mutual benefit of both. (Photo: University of Northern Iowa)
Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Brace yourselves for the unprecedented growth and maturation expected in 2014 of anytime, anywhere, on-demand information, interaction and entertainment in areas such as space tourism, wearable technology, physical world networking, robotics, 3D printer, unmanned aerial vehicles, intelligent personal assistants, social gaming consoles, smart-televisions, smart watches and smart glasses.