Can being visibly happy hurt your career?

Smiling can even hurt your chances of get­ting a job, according to researchers at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity. The study found that smiling too much in an inter­view can have a negative […]

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7 habits of resilient teams

It’s dif­fi­cult to build resilient teams if the people on them are afraid to express them­selves or make mis­takes, says Len Glick, pro­fessor of man­age­ment and orga­ni­za­tional devel­op­ment at Northeastern […]

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Ransomware attacks are still on the rise, experts warn

While some early ran­somware devel­opers appar­ently wrote their own encryp­tion code—considered poor pro­gram­ming prac­tice in any circumstances—newer ran­somware has used off-​​​​the-​​​​shelf libraries that are sig­nif­i­cantly harder to crack, says Engin […]

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Six habits of the best conversationalists

Good con­ver­sa­tion­al­ists listen with their eyes, looking for body lan­guage or changes in mood that pro­vide infor­ma­tion about the other person’s interest level in the con­ver­sa­tion. This can help them […]

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How paying off all my debt changed my life

Having debt impacts what an indi­vidual can and cannot do, says Coleen Pan­talone, a finance pro­fessor at the D’Amore McKim School of Busi­ness at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity. “Car­rying too much debt […]

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7 Ways to make sure new parents don’t quit

New par­ents have a host of needs that they may not have con­sid­ered before having chil­dren, says Donna M. Lubrano, an adjunct mar­keting, com­mu­ni­ca­tions, and inter­na­tional busi­ness pro­fessor at Northeastern […]

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