This eBook offers data and insights that reveal how the L&D function is becoming more integral to organizational change, especially as the essential skills sets that companies need to compete evolve.
In 1914, Henry Ford made a historic announcement. During that year of widespread unemployment, he decided to double his workers' wages from $2.34/day to up to $5/day. Competitors scratched their heads and the press gasped.
"He's crazy, isn't he? Don't you think he's crazy?" – a question The New York Times' financial editor hissed at his staff after Ford's announcement. But was he?
A step-by-step infographic guiding people on how to create a career map, with example.
Writing includes intro copy and all infographic copy.
This is a short blog post intro into an infographic I wrote for themuse.com about how job seekers can tactfully and thoroughly determine whether their potential employer fosters an inclusive culture.
Marketing in the B2B space presents distinct challenges. But these 4 strategies could take your business to the next level.
Torie Burke, CEO of Torie & Howard, founded her business in 2010 (launched in 2012) with her business partner, Howard Slatkin. The company sells USDA-certified organic candies via distributors and retailers, with a small portion of sales going directly to consumers via the company’s e-commerce site. Their ultimate goal? To clean up the candy aisle by offering delicious, ...
Leidos required a piece that would both attract and educate potential interns to their own internship program. I interviewed three internal SMEs and created two versions of the article for format A/B testing based on how this audience's demographics differ greatly from Leidos' typical target audiences.
How to Launch an Email Newsletter
One of the best things you can do for your career may not be what first comes to mind.
It is … drumroll, please … participating in a hackathon. Yes, even if your role doesn’t require technical skills. Yes, even if you don’t work for a tech company. Yes, even if hackathons intimidate you. Why?
If you're not actively trying to understand and market to millennial consumers, then it's time to get started.
Before we jump into some concrete ways to capture your share of millennials' spending dollars, let's take some time to understand this socially-conscious generation's consumer values. Nearly two-thirds of millennials are concerned about the state of the world and feel a personal responsibility to make a difference — and this influences their buying habits...
Tastemade video editor by day, furniture and home goods maker by night (and weekends and, sometimes, lunch breaks), Ilana Foglia acknowledges that balance is what she and her business partner constantly strive for. They started The Small + Savage Wild with a Squarespace website just over six years ago after moving into a new apartment and discovering their talent and love for making unique home goods and furniture. Five years in, they could have taken their side hustle full-time but chose...
Brand Building: Why Create Buyer Personas?
Creating Buyer Personas: Who to Involve
Buyer Personas: 9 Key Components
Next Steps: How to Use Your Buyer Personas
Corporate communication announcing a new alumni network and explaining how past employees can get involved as well as why they should.
By the early 2000s, British Cycling hadn’t won an Olympic medal for almost 100 years and had never earned a Tour de France victory. Its reputation for mediocrity was so widespread that a top bicycle manufacturer wouldn’t even sell to the Brits, fearing that it might hurt sales.
But this was all before Team Sky.
You may love living in Boston, and why wouldn’t you? It boasts a seemingly unending supply of dining, shopping, leisure and entertainment options.
But it’s also pretty expensive to live there, right? We can feel you nodding.
BOSTON LIVING COST – PSST IT’S PRETTY DANG HIGH
BOSTON SUBURBS ARE WAY COOLER THAN THE TYPICAL ‘BURB
A breakdown of suburbs to check out the the following categories:
ARTS, CULTURE AND HISTORY LOVERS
SMALL-TOWN COMMUNITY FEEL
A PEEK AT THE NUMBERS: COST OF HOUSING IN BOSTON’S SUBURBS