The Three Erupting Geysers Probability Riddle

Thanks to Brian Galebach who created and sent me this problem! At the beautiful Three Geysers National Park, a placard explains that its three geysers erupt at precise intervals of time. Geyser A erupts exactly every 2 hours, geyser B erupts exactly every 4 hours, and geyser C erupts exactly every 6 hours. However, you … Continue reading The Three Erupting Geysers Probability Riddle Read more ›

A Roadmap For Your Job Search

Most people complain that their job search has been excessively prolonged. The average or mean time that a person is looking for work is meaningless to a job search, giving merely statistical information. The fact is that in today’s economic job market, people are having a hard time finding what they want because of the …

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Asian American Women 2018: Often The Professional, Too Rarely The Executive

By Aimee Hansen When it comes to Asian American women in business leadership, the steady storyline is often the professional, less likely the manager, and rarely the executive. Asian Americans make up 6% of the US population, 12% of U.S. professionals, and yet only 5% of executives, leaving them “stuck in the middle”. On Wall… Read More

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Why You Should Prioritize Learning Over Performance

Standards set the bar for achievement, and in business, that bar raises and shifts position. No wonder professionals often burnout — they’re competing in a rat race, never making it out of the maze. Work culture must move from a focus on performance to a focus on learning.

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Inequity: Take Control of Your Destiny at Work

Guest contributed by Dr. Patti Fletcher How can you make sure you’re valued and rewarded equitably with your male counterparts as you work your way up to the C-Suite? Gender inequity in the workplace often begins subtly: women account for the majority of college graduates yet are hired at a slightly lower rate (48% for… Read More

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15 Inspirational Movie Quotes for Entrepreneurs

Movies are not just for having a good time or laugh. While watching some movies, you really learn life lessons or get inspired. Below you can find some of the most inspirational movie quotes of all times. Maybe these quotes help you to push yourself out of your comfort zone or encourage you to start …

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How to Retain Millennials Today

It’s not unusual to hear HR professionals at large, publicly-traded companies lament: “No one wants to work here. I wish this was a nonprofit.” On the surface, this makes sense. After all, nonprofit organizations are often an easier sell for… Read more ›

Successful Narrative?

By Nicki Gilmour, Executive Coach and Organizational Psychologist Think about how all business leaders tend to have an “arc” to their story. What is your arc? How does the tasks you do, and the projects completed, add up to a narrative for your career? Contact nicki@theglasshammer.com is you would like to hire an executive coach… Read More

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Adults Baffled By Grade School Math Problem – The Lighthouse Puzzle

This problem was posted to Mumsnet and then picked up by The Sun and The Daily Mail. Some adults felt this was too challenging for primary school students, as they themselves were confused about how to solve it! Here is the problem. On the coast there are three lighthouses. The first light shines for 3 … Continue reading Adults Baffled By Grade School Math Problem – The Lighthouse Puzzle Read more ›

Voice of Experience: Deirdre Flood, Head of International Distribution, Wells Fargo Asset Management

By Cathie Ericson “You own your own path; you are your own CEO. Thus you need to manage your career to get where you want to go,” says Deirdre Flood of Wells Fargo Asset Management. “For me opportunity knocked based on my work ethic and how I showed up to answer the door.” Seizing opportunities… Read More

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