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The 25 Most Attractive Companies for Job Seekers in 2017

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Every firm wants to attract great talent. But not all companies are as successful at winning the attention of job seekers.

Here, many factors are in play: from company reputation, to wages, to perceptions of a firm’s future. For some job seekers, gaining new skills is key; for others, it’s culture. For some, length of commute may be a deal …

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The Leaders of Leadership: Companies with the Best Management in 2017

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When you think about what makes a company appealing to prospective employees, you might point to benefit packages, salary ranges, workplace perks and company culture. But there’s something that can be still more impactful than free lunches, generous PTO and — yes — even those foosball tables in the break room: the company’s management style.

Not only can a manager’s …

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Global Mission, Grassroots Spirit: An Interview with Habitat for Humanity’s COO Tjada McKenna

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Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, and the recent earthquakes in Mexico have led to widespread devastation, and it will take the communities affected years to recover. In disaster situations like these, many organizations step in to help victims get the crucial assistance they need.

But when it comes to providing long-term solutions to housing crises, one of the most experienced …

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The Power of Purpose: The Best Nonprofits to Work For in 2017

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These days, more and more companies are putting an emphasis on the social purpose of what they do, providing their employees with reasons to feel inspired by their jobs.

Given how much time we all spend at work, this is a positive trend. But there’s also no question that nonprofits remain the clear leaders when it comes to a dedication …

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Focus On Nursing: A High Demand, High Growth Job of the Future

If you’re looking for a job of the future, then nursing is one of the strongest candidates out there. Although some aspects of the role may be susceptible to automation—in Japan scientists have developed a robot that can hand out medication and collect records—the central importance of empathy and advanced motor skills to nursing jobs makes it highly unlikely that …

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