How Tech Companies Are Impacting Natural Disaster Relief

Recently, we have seen a wave of natural and man-made disasters. From hurricanes, fires and mass shootings, there are so many tragedies that need our attention and require financial and volunteer aide. Luckily, popular tech companies have stepped up to offer assistance to communities in need. Here are just a few tech companies who have … 

 

Giving Thanks: 5 Things that Didn’t Suck in 2017

2017 has been a rough year. From the constant blunders of the Trump administration to numerous natural disasters leaving devastation in their wake, there’s a lot that sucks this year. You may feel like you need reprieve from the constant negativity popping up in your newsfeed. Thankfully, there are plenty of awesome things going on … 

 

Trump This: 4 Missed Opportunities for Civil Conversations

Whenever we think Donald Trump can’t possibly “trump” his latest move as president, he somehow manages to surprise us. From Trump’s ineptitude with foreign policy to his questionable relationship with the Twittersphere, Trump-related catastrophes and blunders are a dime a dozen—so we’ve put together an ongoing series briefing you on the latest and (not-so-)greatest moves … 

 

How Athletes Are Influencing Public Opinion

During the 2016-2017 NFL season, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the national anthem to protest racial injustice and police brutality in America. Since, many NFL players have remained on the bench or locked arms during the Star Spangled Banner to show solidarity in response to major events, including the Las … 

 

Political Tension Sucks: What to Do When Employees Don’t Share The Same Politics

Differing opinions and points-of-view are what make a collaborative workplace more engaging and innovative. However, conflicting ideologies can create tension if handled improperly. Just because an employee is conservative-leaning doesn’t mean they can’t work at a liberal-leaning company (or vice versa). As a manager or team leader, there are steps you can take to ensure …