Daily Archives : January 1, 2019

Claiming Success

There aren’t a lot of businesses that have been around for more than 100 years, but the Collens-Wagner Insurance Agency is one of them. With Joanna Miliziano Bankos, president of the agency, at the helm, and with her daughters working…

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3 Requirements for a Diverse and Inclusive Culture

Understand nuances among individuals and groups, and strategize accordingly. The past two years have been marked by an uptick in awareness of the many challenges organizations and society face in identifying and truly understanding the unique differences among people. From…

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Proper Planning is the Key to Creating Successful Internship Programs

Hiring interns can provide companies a great pipeline for identifying and developing talent. Interns get benefits too — they gain knowledge and skills that will aid them in job searches. So why may companies be hesitant to use interns? Often…

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Stress and the Female Brain—Females Feel the Effects of Stress More than Men

According to a survey conducted by the American Psychological Association on Stress in America/Stress and Gender, women are more likely than men to report having a great deal of stress (28 vs. 20 percent, citing a stress level of eight,…

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7 Tips Female Investors Should Consider in 2019

Experts in behavioral finance point to a wide range of potential variables when explaining why women and men differ in budgeting and investing. Some claim the human chemical makeup (the ratio of estrogen to testosterone) dictates a predisposition to seek…

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How to Teach Your Kids Critical Thinking Skills & Books that Foster Objective Thought

“Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.” – Roger Lewin, Ph.D., British anthropologist and science writer Every day we’re inundated with information and often from two opposing sides. So how do we teach kids…

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