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How to Analyze a Job Offer-Webinar

This webinar from the Alumni Association's Career Program will cover the key factors to consider before accepting any job offer, and make some suggestions about how to negotiate for better terms. January 21, 2020. #60+mins #AlumniAssociation #video #Career #Workplace ​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedCareer ​​


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Report Finds Gaps in Access to Career, Technical Ed Programs

A new University of Michigan reports finds that while high school students are interested in technical schools and training, there is a lack of access to that education. February 5, 2020. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Career #Society #Workplace #Education ​​​​​​​​


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Women Outnumbering Men in the Workforce is an Irreversible Trend, says Stevenson

School of Public Policy Professor Betsey Stevenson discusses how women outnumbering men is an irreversible trend in the workforce, since the U.S. Department of Labor has released that women make up over 50% of the workforce. January 17, 2020. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #PublicPolicy #Business #Society #Workplace #Gender #equality


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When Depression Shows Up in the Workplace

Michigan Medicine’s Comprehensive Depression Center Associate Director Michelle Riba discusses signs for recognizing depression in the workplace and offers tips to provide support and boost morale, and, in turn, productivity. December 9, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #Health/Wellness #Career #Depression #Workplace ​​​


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How to Handle Passive-aggressive Co-workers

Michigan Ross Center of Positive Organizations Faculty Director Lindy Greer discusses on CNN Business about ways to productively deal with passive-aggressive colleagues through active listening and discussion methods. October 24, 2019. # #Business #web-article #SangerLeadershipCenter #Society #Workplace #KathrynVasel #LindyGreer ​​​​​​​​


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Paid Leave May Widen the Mommy Gap but Increase Time With Children

Michigan Professor of Economics, Martha Bailey, led a study finding that a longer paid leave for mothers may actually decrease labor equity and push them out of the workforce. November 28, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Career #Society #Parenting #Workplace #MorganSherburne #MarthaBailey


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Exposure to Chemotherapy Can Create Hazards for Nurses, Pharmacists as They Deliver Lifesaving Care to Patients, But Use of Protective Devices Remains Low

Nursing Elizabeth Professor Christopher R. Friese, Ph.D., R.N. conducted a study that sought to improve the safety practice of nurses when handling chemotherapy. March 20, 2019. ​ #5-15mins #Nursing #web-article #SchoolofNursing #HealthandWellness #Cancer #Safety #Workplace #ChristopherrFriese ​​​​​​​​​


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Region V Findings: The Public Health Workforce Interests and Needs Survey

School of Public Health offers this online course for health professionals interested in learning about the worker and training needs of folks in healthcare in Region V states. October 15, 2019. #60+mins #PublicHealth #OnlineCourse #MichiganPublicHealthTrainingCenter #HealthandWellness #Workplace #healthcare ​​​​​​​


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Grades are in: Gender Equality Report Card Reveals Systematic Underrepresentation of Women in STEM

Michigan Medicine's Reshma Jagsi co-leads a study with New York Stem Cell Foundation Research Institute that finds that women are not equally promoted, recruited, or retained, and that there is a systematic under representation of women in STEM fields. September 5, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Career #HealthandWellness #Business #Workplace ​​​​​​​​​


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Humans, Robot Teams Work Better When There’s an Emotional Connection

School of Information Associate Professor Lionel Robert supports the finding that emotional connection to robot coworkers will improve workplace success; however, he warns that over-attachment may lead to misplaced trust. July 22, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #scienceandtechnology #Career #ArtificialIntelligence #Robotics #InformationScience #Workplace #LionelRobert ​​​​​​​​​​​