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Future Proofing Your Company: Prepare For Now And What’s To Come

Posted on January 12, 2021 by BWBacon.

Preparing your business for the current moment and the post-COVID-19 world requires embracing a growth mindset. But to what extent can leaders future-proof their companies when so much remains unknown? Pandemic or no pandemic, there are tried and true, and some new strategies for creating a resilient […]

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How To Make Virtual Performance Reviews Productive And Cringe-Free

Posted on December 11, 2020 by BWBacon.

Conducting virtual performance reviews on top of the stressors of the coronavirus and remote work is simply put, a lot. According to the Washington Post, a survey of over 300 employers by McKinsey & Co. shows unsurprisingly that 30% of companies are adapting their performance evaluations in response […]

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Stop The Stigma: Why You Should Reconsider Job Hoppers In Tech

Posted on December 2, 2020 by BWBacon.

When it comes to hiring engineers, we often hear concerns about job hoppers in tech. Hiring managers have eagle eyes for “years of experience” on a person’s resume, and it can greatly influence how much visibility a candidate has, regardless of their skills. You have probably heard the narrative […]

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Avoiding Bias In Interviews: 8 Action Items To Make Tech Hiring Better

Posted on December 2, 2020 by BWBacon.

If your organization is working towards more equitable hiring and increasing diversity, avoiding bias in interviews is a crucial piece of the puzzle. At this point, many of us are familiar with implicit bias and how it comes into play during the hiring process. The task at hand is to alter the way we […]

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How Call Out Culture Is A Catalyst For Intersectionality At Work

Posted on November 11, 2020 by BWBacon.

What does it mean to have a call out culture at work? Different from cancel culture, call out culture encompasses all forms of addressing intersectionality at work, from microaggressions to creating more inclusive systems. In order to have more open, equitable, and comfortable workplaces, we must […]

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