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Study Finds Workplace Rudeness Spreads Like A Cold

Researchers say, “Just like the common cold, common negative behaviors can spread easily and have significant consequences for people in organizations.”

08/17/2015

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Teachers Are Always Learning In, Out Of The Philadelphia Classroom

“Teachers are always learning and thinking about how to improve their teaching, and how to make a difference in the lives of their students,” says principal, Karen Schade.

08/10/2015

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Philadelphia CEO Says To Trust Your Team, Setbacks Are Inevitable

Devereux helps individuals with developmental disabilities such as autism and mental health challenges lead a fulfilling life.

08/10/2015

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Philadelphia Sports Psychologists Tries To Develop Athletes As A Whole

“As a mental training coach with a background in educational applied sport psychology, I help athletes of all ages reach their peak performance, both in and out of their chosen sport, however, for me, it’s not just about improving an athlete’s mindset, but developing the athlete as a whole,” says Dr. K.C. Wilder.

08/10/2015

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Philadelphia Attorney Advises Law Students To Be Passionate

“Be very sure this is the right path for you. All legal careers have important issues at their heart, and all have clients who care very deeply about their causes, but in the criminal justice system, liberty is at stake,” says Attorney Ellen Brotman.

08/03/2015

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Creating Culture At A Company Is A New Trend In Hiring

“A trend in hiring practices is promoting your culture. First you have to have one, and be able to articulate it well,” says CEO Alan Rihm.

08/03/2015

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Learning A Variety Of Technologies Will Help Find Your Niche

The fastest way I’ve found to learn how to accomplish something with technology is to try to do it on a small-scale environment while studying material on how to do so along the way.

08/03/2015

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CEO Says Philadelphia Lacks Teachers Experienced In Urban Classrooms

“Finding teachers with the qualities needed to serve an urban student population is probably the most challenging for us,” says Dr. Stacy Gill-Phillips.

07/27/2015

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Keep Emotional Reactions Separate From Work Environment

“it is very difficult to provide clients with the quality of care they deserve without mucking the treatment up with your own emotional reactions,” says Kristina Furia.

07/27/2015

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Philadelphia CEO Inspires Team To Take More Initiative

“My goal is to inspire my team to take more initiative on their own, rather than tell them what to do and hope they listen,” says Geoff Gross.

07/27/2015

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Contributing To Information Security Community Is Key

Focusing on an information security-specific program will obviously assist someone with finding a job, but the true distinguisher for any candidate is technical ability and skill.

07/20/2015

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Finding A Mentor Is Crucial When Seeking A Position In Healthcare

“Finding an encouraging and caring mentor or professional support network is also crucial,” says Aniela Glinski.

07/20/2015

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Need For Cyber-Security Professionals Higher Than Ever In Philadelphia

A degree will open you up to many more job opportunities, higher pay rates, and make it easier for an organization to hire you.

07/20/2015

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Networking Is An Important Aspect Says Philadelphia IT Entrepreneur

“It is an essential skill to learn how to network; folks need to learn to introduce themselves to strangers and be confident that an interesting conversation is about to take place with almost all of the people they meet,” says Adam Simmons.

07/13/2015

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Surround Yourself With People Who Know More Than You Says COO

I can honestly say that the majority of my educational background stems from the school of hard knocks, strategic mentorship, and a drive to learn and perform.

07/13/2015

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