Monster Thinking

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4
April 2014

Debates about women and the workplace

This week's roundup brings you five articles highlighting the debates currently underway regarding women and the workplace including the Paycheck Fairness Act, Women's Economic Security Act, minimum wage and flexible working.

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2
April 2014

The future of the performance review

There’s no doubt about it: plenty of people hate performance reviews. There are several reasons for this: the forms, the office politics, or maybe the thought that reviews are a waste of time and resources.

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1
April 2014

How to write a job description for a data scientist

In February an email from a data scientist named Will went viral. Will wrote the email after he applied, interviewed, and got turned down for a data analytics job with online dating startup HowAboutWe.com. Then he sent it to the company and copied a bunch of media outlets.

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31
March 2014

How to set an expectation of excellence

I went to DeMatha High School in Hyattsville, Md. There is no place of which I am prouder. At DeMatha, they’ve figured out how to instill the expectation of greatness. Winning isn’t a bonus — it’s presumed.

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