Today’s Solutions: April 19, 2024

Worklife

Learn about how you can achieve a better work-life balance, and check out the latest news about the world of work, including advancements on ideas like the four-day work week and universal basic income.

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How to land your dream job (even if you don't have much experience)

So you've found your dream job, but the job description appears to be written for someone with a long list of skills and experience that you don't have. It's easy to become discouraged in such circumstances. However, don't let this dissuade you. As Jason Patel, founder of Transizion, emphasizes, Read More...

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Rowing against the current: Botswana’s women safari guides inspire and empower

In the calm of Botswana's Okavango Delta, where the morning sun creates a golden glow on the water's surface, an amazing metamorphosis is occurring. Women are taking the lead in changing an industry that was formerly thought of as a man's domain: guiding tourists through beautiful waterways. The Read More...

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5 essential work skills to enhance your resume in 2024

In a world where talents are valued above all else, how we approach job searching and resume writing is changing dramatically. As we approach 2024, the focus is squarely on skills-based hiring—a game-changer that is leveling the playing field for job applicants and changing the talent acquisition Read More...

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Formerly homeless guides offer unique experiences of iconic cities

In cities across the world, the streets tell stories—stories of triumph over adversity, resilience, and transformation. Invisible Cities, a breakthrough organization, transforms these stories into one-of-a-kind walking tours conducted by former homeless guides. Let's look at the transforming Read More...

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The surprising compatibility of co-CEOs from different generations

At the heart of The Harris Poll is an unorthodox leadership team that defies generational assumptions. Will Johnson, who straddles the millennial and Gen X generations, teams up with seasoned CEO John Gerzema, a baby boomer with two decades of expertise. Together, they navigate the obstacles of Read More...

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The ongoing success of the 4-day workweek: a year in, companies share insights

Nearly 61 British businesses made the historic switch to a four-day workweek in 2022, setting in motion a cascade of beneficial effects that are still felt today. What started as a six-month experiment has resulted in 54 organizations adopting the strategy permanently, demonstrating long-term Read More...

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Navigating counteroffers: a complete guide to making the right career move

Starting a job search is like stepping onto a carousel of potential opportunities. Once you secure that amazing new job offer, the excitement is palpable. But what if, just as you're about to embark on a new chapter, your existing employer surprises you with a counteroffer that seems too Read More...

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Hospitality workers’ wages get unprecedented boost with 30% wage increases

In an unexpected turn of events, the hospitality industry, long associated with some of the lowest-paid occupations, is undergoing a wage revolution. Over the last four years, salary raises in the industry have pushed hospitality workers' wages up by almost 30 percent, a significant increase that Read More...

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The power of skill-based hiring in building an equitable workforce landscape

In the world of job recruitment, a prevalent trend known as qualification inflation developed, turning hiring processes into a difficult landscape. Qualification inflation, also known as degree inflation, is the increasing demand for degrees and significant experience, to the point that job Read More...

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Navigating the complex world of hormonal balance

In the age of social media, claims regarding hormone imbalances abound, with quick solutions ranging from raw carrot salads to specific coffee-drinking times. However, doctors warn against depending on these unproven therapies, highlighting the necessity of understanding hormones as a complex Read More...