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My New Hire Has a Medical Marijuana Card. Now What?

Medical marijuana legalization is becoming more prevalent, as states continue to legalize marijuana for medical and recreational purposes. This new trend has created legal ramifications for employers, who have struggled to create and maintain drug testing policies to keep pace with differing state laws. Employers [...]

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Establishing Yourself as a Woman in a Predominantly Male Industry

My 30-year journey in corporate America: Building and managing relationships among international corporate executives, investors and other women. By Pam Marrone, CEO at Marrone Bio Innovations I knew I wanted to be an entomologist at the age of seven after my father used a [...]

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Watch Out: Gender Pay Equity Law Is on the Move

Clyde Jacob, Director, Coats Rose Friday, September 22, 2017   Gender pay equity is a perennial social, political, and ultimately legal issue in our country. Corporate general counsel and HR professionals have watched this issue ebb and flow, and we are now seeing a new [...]

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So-Called ‘Healthy’ Conflict Leads to Innovation

August 17, 2017 By Ave Rio To reach our full potential, we need a little more conflict in our lives, provided it comes with productive dialogue. “I don’t believe as a society we have truly learned how to have difficult conversations,” said Doug Upchurch, chief [...]

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Austin company behind glow-in-the-dark fish in pet stores sells IP for $50 million

Aug 23, 2017 By Will Anderson The Austin company that brought a new kind of fluorescent fish to consumers has been bought by a multi-faceted consumer goods company for $50 million in cash, plus some performance-based incentives. On May 12 Yorktown Technologies LP sold the GloFish brand [...]

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The Importance of Chief Learning Officers

By Andy Lothian To develop and implement a learning strategy that solves enterprise problems, deliver results and enables business breakthroughs, organizations don't have to look far from home to lean on the expertise of their CLOs and training teams. These days, more and more organizations [...]

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