Month: September 2017

Career Change TED Talks: How can you improve your skills?

TED Talks: How can you improve your skills?

Does it happen to any of you not being able to improve in what we like? We learn, we perform.. but why are we stuck in a certain kind of stagnation? Practice does not, in fact, always make perfect. It is a matter of other factors and conditions that you need to be aware of. If you are …

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Digital HR Are chatbots the future for HR?

Are chatbots the future for HR?

Companies are starting to be familiar with the concept of chatbots, a service powered by artificial intelligence, that you interact with via a chat interface. Chatbots had a tough time in the consumer world, but they are proving to be very successful and popular in the HR industry. A lot of people in this sector are already …

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Digital HR Amazon developed an AI fashion designer: what next?

Amazon developed an AI fashion designer: what next?

Artificial intelligence (AI) is an area of computer science that emphasizes the creation of intelligent machines that work and react like humans. AI, machine learning, task automation and robotics are already widely used in business, and this trend seems to be on the rise. AI technologies are about to multiply, and organizations are working hard in …

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Tech 3 Laravel blade directives that will save your time

3 Laravel blade directives that will save your time

Laravel is a great framework, highly hackable and so its template engine, Blade. Its directives, for example @if … @endif, are user friendly but sometimes we need to add our custom ones in order to achieve our goals, for example show an icon or inserting a CSS asset with its version. In Meritocracy we found three …

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Digital HR Should your company go for remote?

Should your company go for remote?

HR professionals are an integral part of every organization. Business owners need HR professionals to manage employees within an organization and handle the human value. But what happens if there is no human value to handle..physically? Well, we are talking about remote working, which means the chance for an employee to work wherever he wants, as long …

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Career Change How should job-hoppers behave in a job interview?

How should job-hoppers behave in a job interview?

A job hopper is someone who works briefly in one position after another rather than staying at one job or organization for a long time. Compared to the past, it is getting now a more habitual habit, that may bring some doubts and questions during a job interview. What makes a difference is the way a …

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