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Here is a quick guide on NDAs and uncomfortable workplace “banter”

Here is a quick guide on NDAs and uncomfortable workplace “banter”

Investigations, News
Let’s just say you scored yourself an internship with the company of your dreams. Everything seems to be working as well as you anticipated, except your supervisor often makes you feel... rather uncomfortable. What are your rights as an employee in such situations? And is it possible for employers to cover up workplace sexual harassment? Recent revelations about Hollywood producer/mogul, Harvey Weinstein have shocked the industry and the world. Not only that, they have brought years of silence surrounding misogyny and sexual offences within Hollywood-- and most working industries-- to a blinding spotlight. How have these incidents been happening for years without the public knowing-- especially since the men involved are rather high up the Hollywood food chain? The answer lies withi

The Top Job Skills New Graduates Lack  

Lifestyle, Tech
  A recent study lists the lacking work skills amongst recent graduates that employers want. Reporter: Alina Isachenka | Sub-Editor: Mariya Grinina Do you think you’ve got enough skills to get a job?  According to a recent study by Payscale,  in partnership with the Future Workplace company, 87 per cent of recent graduates feel confident they will get employed. However,  only 50 per cent of the hiring managers agree with them. According to the study,  the top skills that are lacking amongst the recent graduates are writing proficiency and public speaking. The ability of critical thinking is the number one missing skill per the report, 60 per cent of hiring managers agreed. "Graduates need strong communication and problem-solving skills if they want to interview well and s
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