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Why Most Agile Approaches are Clear, Simple, and Wrong

With so many different agile approaches out there, guidance is often conflicting, causing confusion and debates in the agile community. If agile is a recipe for a way of working, Disciplined Agile is training to be a chef. Mark Lines discusses how Disciplined Agile gives you the freedom and confidence to customize …

By Dave Wells
Dave Wells Career Coach
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What Does a Purpose Driven Company Look Like?

Traditionally, businesses are seen as entities that exist to provide a product or service. A growing number of consumers and entrepreneurs are embracing the idea that companies can be a lot more. Purpose-driven companies go beyond their role of offering …

By Dave Wells
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5 Resume Mistakes Holding You Back—and How to Fix Them

Is your resume optimized to best market your skills and qualifications? You have the right skills, experience, and background, but no matter how many times you submit your resume for a role that looks to be a good fit, you’re …

By Dario Herrera - Firsthand
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Top 5 Analytical Skills to Set You Apart in Your Data Analytics Job

Effectively marketing your most relevant skill sets will be critical to your successful job search. Read on for the specific skills recruiters are seeking when looking to hire data analysts!

Carefully honed problem-solving skills and an analytical approach to your …

By Sakshi Gupta - Springboard
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What is Corporate Finance?

Corporate finance deals with the capital structure of a corporation, including its funding and the actions that management takes to increase the value of the company. Corporate finance also includes the tools and analysis utilized to prioritize and distribute financial …

By Kim Figueroa
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Marketing Associations to Join

Joining a trade association allows you to tap into the collective knowledge of a group of professionals in your industry. It’s especially useful for students who are entering the workforce after graduation. The associations allow its members to attend workshops …
By Pam Mathison
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Sales Associations & Networking Groups for MedTech Professionals

MedTech salespeople are understandably so focused on their day-to-day sales activities and quotas that they often miss opportunities to improve their knowledge, skills, and networking opportunities. The most proactive MedTech sales professionals tend not to wait until they are seeking …
By Pam Mathison
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What Does a Marketing Manager Do? Key Job Duties, Salary, Skills Needed, and More

Marketing managers are ubiquitous in the professional world; they can be found across nearly every industry and in every size and type of company. Though their job descriptions and years of professional experience may differ, marketing managers serve as the …

By Shelby Simon - The Muse
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How This FinTech Company’s Employee Networks Help Recent Grads Thrive

 

When looking for a company to start to grow your career, it’s essential to take a holistic look at all they have to offer. Do they help with career development? Are there opportunities to connect with other employees? These …

By Mahogany Aminzia - WayUp
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Responsive vs. Adaptive Design: What’s the Difference?

There was a time when UX designers only had to consider the screen size of desktop computers when designing web layouts. But with the proliferation of smartphones, tablets, laptops, and wearables, and diversity of ways in which people are accessing …

By Guest Contributor - Springboard
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