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What a Biden presidency will mean for employment

One of the biggest differences and most immediately felt differences between a Republican and Democrat president is employment law. So the election of Joe Biden will probably bring changes. How big the changes will be may vary based on whether Republicans win the special elections in the Georgia Senate races in early January.  Democrats are […]

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Luther’s legacy influenced the way we work

I am a Christian who believes in the priesthood of all believers. By trade, I work in the employment business, and I place many people in what are often considered thankless and mundane jobs. So labor and work are matters that are of interest to me. So I was especially interested as I recently was […]

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Faith

How to be filled and led by the Spirit

Ephesians 5:18 says to “be filled with the Spirit.” I used to wonder how you did that. It sounds so mystical and vague. I don’t see a “mighty rushing wind” or a “divided tongues as of fire” appearing and resting on people like what happened to the disciples in the early church as described in […]

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Anonymous sources and loss of trust in the media

“That’s one problem with anonymous sources: They often get it wrong because why make sure you have it right when you will not be held accountable for what you say.” -John Christie, Poynter Most of us have probably heard by now of The Atlantic Editor-in-Chief Jeffrey Goldberg’s article entitled “Trump: Americans Who Died in War […]

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Employment

What recruiters can learn from ‘The Greatest Showman’

The 2017 popular musical “The Greatest Showman” has one song that spells out the key steps in the recruiting process.  The song “The Other Side” details one of the movie’s most pivotal moments, when P.T. Barnum, played by Hugh Jackman, decides to recruit playwright Phillip Carlyle, played by Zac Efron, to join his circus act. […]