Linked – Remote Workers Are Outperforming Office Workers–Here’s Why
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Linked – Remote Workers Are Outperforming Office Workers–Here’s Why

I’d agree with these results wholeheartedly: “In fact, one study found that the number of people who say they cannot concentrate at their desk has increased by 16 percent since 2008. Also startling: The number of workers who say they do not have access to quiet places to do focused work is up by 13…

Linked – Why Employers Must Stop Requiring College Degrees For Middle-Skill Jobs
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Linked – Why Employers Must Stop Requiring College Degrees For Middle-Skill Jobs

In certain circles, this sounds a lot like a “bubble”, and we all know that bubbles eventually pop, right? “At the same time, college graduates filling these middle-skills positions (those that require more than a high school diploma but less than a college degree) such as supervisors, support specialists, technicians, sales representatives, data analysts, and…

Linked – How to Be a Great Networker (When You Hate Networking)
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Linked – How to Be a Great Networker (When You Hate Networking)

In my experience, this is a great idea. 3. Get in line. Similar to the last point, a long line – say for food or a drink – is one of the easiest spots to network. Because rather than having to go up to people on your own, you are already standing among strangers and it’s…

Linked – Large law firms’ secret information from big-money clients entice cyberthieves
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Linked – Large law firms’ secret information from big-money clients entice cyberthieves

This isn’t new. It’s the reason things like the Panama Papers exist, because law firms have a whole lot of data about their clients, information that those clients usually do a really good job of protecting – “It’s an issue about the data, fundamentally,” says Jake Olcott, a vice president at BitSight Technologies, a cybersecurity…

Breaking For The Holidays

Breaking For The Holidays

I’ve been mostly spending the long holiday weekend offline, with some Instagram exceptions as we enjoy some new Louisiana Christmas traditions. I hope ya’ll are enjoying your holiday as well and spending time with the people who are important to you. I’ll get back to posting to the blogs and other social media pages midweek.