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The science behind why paid parental leave is good for everyone

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Becoming a new parent is a huge undertaking, and for parents who are forced to take unpaid family leave, the situation becomes infinitely more challenging. What’s perhaps most frustrating is the abundance of research that often goes ignored, which illustrates how beneficial paid parental leave can be for not just parents, but also for children, society, and companies, too....
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Goldman Sachs’ HR chief explains why the firm is moving away from brainteaser interview questions

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At Goldman Sachs, tricky brainteaser interview questions may be a thing of the past. “We’ve recently done a fair amount of work really thinking about the questions that people are asking,” Edith Cooper, executive vice president and global head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, tells Business Insider. “And we do that because we...
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17 of the highest-paying consulting firms for MBAs

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Even straight out of school, earning an MBA means a healthy salary bump for graduates, especially in lucrative industries like consulting. And with increasing demand for management consultants, elite firms are doling out hefty compensation packages to stay competitive and attract top talent. In fact, at many places, the base pay for MBAs starts at...
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LIVE: Tesla reports earnings (TSLA)

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Tesla will report its first-quarter results after the market close, capping a busy news day for the electric-car maker. To recap, two executives responsible for building cars are leaving the company: Greg Reichow, vice president of production, and Josh Ensign, vice president of manufacturing. This is a big deal because Tesla is preparing to launch its mass-produced Model...
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This mobile banking startup can offer financial advice right from your smartphone

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This story was delivered to BI Intelligence “Fintech Briefing” subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Mobile banking is growing in popularity in the fintech space, and a new startup is poised to worm its way onto consumers’ smartphones. Varo Money, a San Francisco-based startup that focuses on mobile-only banking, has received $27 million...
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