Don’t be surprised with (marginally) fatter paychecks

Your paycheck will benefit from the impending economic recovery. With profitability no longer stays elusive in the corporate world, it was reported that some symbolic pay raises are to be expected in 2011, a marked improvement compared to previous years of stagnant wages. According to Mercer’s employment market report, almost all respondents indicated a willingness to up the base pay for...
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Step aside people – branding is king

Chris Termeer dismisses the role of employees and extols the virtues of brands. Chris Termeer, the chairman of an upstart consultancy firm, recently courted controversies by claiming brand is the most critical success factor any company can have, even on top of star employees.  This obviously runs counter with the mantra that management gurus have always wanted us to believe it: that employees...
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The state must not cut the cost of education programs for children

An advocacy group on Thursday claimed that making an investment in education at childhood could help the state government save millions of dollars in the coming future. As we know, many Illinois children are being deprived of the basic amenities, thus they are falling in poverty. The people from Illinois Children stated that the government has to cover a huge deficit and is therefore cutting...
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Big Society will bring social change in the economy

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Mr. David Cameron, has come up with a new plan. The plan is connected to everyone, it is known as the Big Society plan. He said that his mission is to bring the Big Society into politics and he was confident that it will stay. This Big Society plan includes everyone living in the society. He has come up with a strategy which will encourage people to make...
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Dayton calls for investment in jobs and education in State of the State speech

A balance between health, wealth and mind is a very important and difficult task in this professional competitive era. Every nation in this world is striving to achieve a better standard of living and provide better amenities for its citizens. With the increase in competition in this professional world, investments and capitalization are very important for any economy to survive. A rising...
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