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Diversity means different things to different people. In a study of 180 Spanish corporate managers, we explored perceptions of diversity and found that depending on who is answering, diversity usually means one of three things: demographic diversity (our gender, race, sexual orientation, and so on), experiential diversity (our affinities, hobbies, and abilities), and cognitive diversity (how we approach problems and think about things). All three types shape identity — or rather, identities.
Demographic diversity is tied to our identities of origin& [...]
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We like to think of ourselves as unbiased and objective in our employment decisions, but with two equal candidates, who are you going to promote? Someone who is described in their performance evaluations as analytical or someone who is described as compassionate? On the other end of the employment spectrum, if you’re downsizing and have to fire someone and the two people in jeopardy are very similar, who are you going to fire? Someone perceived as arrogant or someone perceived as inept? Leadership attributions in performance evaluations are powerful.
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The term “frictionless commerce” is widely used to describe how digital technologies are blending product purchases seamlessly into consumers’ daily lives. In the ultimate manifestation of frictionless commerce, purchases will be automatically initiated on behalf of consumers (with their advance consent) using real-time, integrated data from known preferences, past behaviors, sensors, and other sources. Envision, for example, a “smart fridge” automatically ordering food items it senses are running low. That is not common yet, but e [...]
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In recent years, marketers have lived through the Era of Big Data, and the Era of Personalization, and now we are living through the “Era of Consent.” With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) going into effect on May 25th, businesses will be required to protect the personal data and privacy of EU citizens. For marketers, this means updating your privacy policies, but more importantly, it means finding innovative new ways to connect with customers and gather consent to use their data in order to continue your “marketing relationship” w [...]
The kind of impact Internet has left on us is beyond expectation. This is the time where the Internet is a basic need and you have to have a strong Internet connection no matter what. The Internet is easily accessible thanks to high-speed Internet service providers such as Cyberonic Internet Communication we get the Internet services of highest quality. Cyberonic Internet Communication is a revolutionary service that has enabled millions of citizens with high-speed Internet and digital facilities.
In a nutshell, Cyberonic Internet Communication is national Internet solution provider with head [...]
Golden Rang Lyrics - Guri has sung this Punjabi song which is composed by KV Dhillon, penned by Penny and music video is released by GeetMP3 [...]
In this contemporary world, no matter how hard we try, it is impossible to give our body the attention and care it deserves. As a result our body gets prone to several medical conditions that haunt our lives endlessly. The human body is delicate and thus, if we do not pay attention to its dietary and physical needs, it starts to weaken. All the people who are not able to provide the body what it needs get prone to problems like chronic pain, infertility, headaches, migraine, dizziness, insomnia, anxiety and depression. In order to end these problems and find effective solution for these issues [...]
According to the mortgage brokers in Canada, one of the unintended groups that became the victim of the government's newest mortgage policies and the sudden hike in interest rates are the owners of the mobile homes. The mortgage brokers have seen the adverse effects of the changing policies for their clients. The major issue that the mobile home owners face is that the new rule forbids the refinancing of the insured properties. Not just mobile home owners, but the borrowers of car title loans Ontario and other loans also suffer.
Why are hard mortgage policies being imposed on people at first p [...]
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From 1870 to 1911, John D. Rockefeller built what was arguably the single most impressive business organization in history: Standard Oil. Mr. Rockefeller’s business strategy was to vertically integrate every aspect of the oil business (exploration, development, logistics, marketing) to assure an ongoing competitive advantage. His vehicles were not just mergers and acquisitions, though there were plenty of both along the way. Rather, they were interlocking series of trusts, partnerships and alliances designed for flexibility and control.
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The idea of “vacation” often conjures up thoughts of trips to faraway lands. While it’s true that big trips can be fun and even refreshing, they can also take a lot of time, energy, and money. A lot of people feel exhausted just thinking about planning a vacation—not just navigating personal commitments and school breaks, but deciding how to delegate major projects or put work on hold, just so they can have a stress-free holiday. Because of this, some might put off their time away, figuring they’ll get to it when their schedule isn’t so d [...]
It is very important to have beautiful skin because it is the foundation of beauty. These days because of the hectic life along with the pollution, the natural beauty is diminishing causing a sense of worry in every individual’s mind. People are looking here and there in search of the products that can help them in retaining the beauty of their skin. If you are also worried about your skin and looking for an option that is skin friendly and result oriented than here is the one-stop destination for you i.e. Active Skin.
Active Skin is basically an Australian company that is particularly into [...]
If you are pissed of habitually smoking and thinking of becoming smoke-free desperately, then consider taking the support of Libertas along with as stop smoking aids. It is a credible name encouraging you in this tough journey. The reason why someone who is upfront for quitting smoking should consider Libertas is that it has created an assortment of various health supplements helping a person in quitting smoking. Apart from that, this assortment will also help you in decreasing the withdrawal symptoms along with adding the nutrients back which a chain-smoker has lost because of smoking. The pr [...]