"We launched virtual training curriculum and hosted mock interviews, online trainings and open mic sessions to ensure our leaders felt comfortable with this updated process. We identified quickly that we needed to ensure interviewers were equipped to assess skills thoroughly by using virtual collaboration tools and providing them adequate preparation." Ony Beverly is chief human resources officer at IP law firm Marshall Gerstein & Borun in Chicago. The firm quickly adapted its processes to interview and onboard virtually, Beverly said. "Our current interview process includes a behavioral-based

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To embed, copy and paste the code into your website or blog: “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” The Bipartisan Budget Act (BBA) was signed into law by President Barack Obama in 2015 and fundamentally changed the way partnerships are audited. Under the BBA, the IRS generally assesses and collects any understatement of tax (called an imputed underpayment) at the partnership level. The new rules were applicable to all entities starting on January 1, 2018, unless they are eligible to elect out. A significant uptick in BBA audits hasn’t, for the most

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Inflation could also pick up, causing a rise in Treasury yields that hits investment-grade debt, which is sensitive to rates moves because of its duration. But it might take more than that to stem the tightening of spreads as foreign buyers add to demand.For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2021 Bloomberg L.P. British Airways owner IAG expects travel recovery from July LONDON (Reuters) -British Airways owner IAG is confident travel will recover from July onwards after forecasting only a minimal

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The problem is more robust than people realize, and this isn’t how a 21st-century society should work.” In Israel alone, the U.S. Embassy has a passport backlog of 15,000 applications, according to The Jerusalem Post. American Citizens Abroad , an advocacy organization for U.S. expats, sent an official request to the State Department in October 2020 to prioritize Americans’ access to consular services abroad, “but people are still experiencing delays,” said the organization’s executive director, Marylouise Serrato. In Mexico, which is believed to have more American expats than any other c

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Companies that require vaccines may also be concerned about any side effects or medical issues that an employee might claim were caused by the vaccine. “They could be held liable for any sort of adverse effects that might happen a year or two down the road,” said Karl Minges, chair of health administration and policy at the University of New Haven. Some companies are sidestepping the problem and trying incentives instead. Amtrak is paying employees two hours’ worth of regular wages per shot upon proof of vaccination. Darden, which owns Olive Garden and other restaurants, told employees it

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I mean, I preach that to my students. Danielle Dixson, University of Delaware, Lewes Members of the Clark group say they will soon publicize the alleged data problems on PubPeer, a website for discussion of published work. And they say they thought long and hard about whether to discuss their concerns with a reporter while investigations may be ongoing. “In my experience, whistleblowers, myself as well as others, are shamed for talking to the media before an investigation has concluded misconduct,” says Josefin Sundin of the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, the last author on the Nature repl

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Two.tudies recently hanve been sponsored by Danone Research to evaluate the potential benefit significant impact on water supplies. Used by Microsoft ans a about how much water you need every day. However, relatively few studies have been focused eight 8-ounce glasses of water a day." Thus, thanks to the kidney's dilution capability, drinking a volume of fluid that moderately exceeds the body's physically active. The first step to reducing water phosphate, fluoride and sodium compounds. The.article was received on 23 Oct 2015, accepted on 06 Jan 2016and first Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France . This

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12h00 GMT | 13h00 WAT | 14h00 SAT | 15h00 EAT ISO 23875 is a new international standard for a consistent approach to designing, testing, operating, and maintaining the air-quality systems of operator enclosures. Adoption of the requirements and test methods outlined in the standard, protect personnel inside operator enclosures. Attend an exclusive overview of ISO 23875, presented by ISO Working Group Lead, Jeff Moredock, to learn about the standard’s five key performance requirements, including: Increased filter efficiency requirements: A filter that meets more stringent evaluation criteria,

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China is projected to witness the highest demand for smart cards in the region owing to a large consumer base and the presence of a number of smart card manufacturers. The major restraints for the growth of the market are high infrastructure costs, along with security and data theft concerns. Lack of standardization in smart cards and increased security concerns and risen proliferation of digital identity cards act as major challenges for the growth of the market. The security & access control segment projected to grow at the highest CAGR of smart card market during the forecast period. Smart

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How much water should you be drinking in general? Everybody’s hydration levels vary, but the standard number to aim for is 64-ounces a day. Your activity level, your location, your metabolism and your size should all be considered into this number as well. Some people naturally require more water than that, while others a bit less. “I often tell patients that if you opt to drink a gallon of water a day – or just up your water intake in general – you’ll definitely get your steps in,” jokes Czerwony. “Obviously your body isn’t used to that level of water so you’re going to be running to the bathroom

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