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Monday, August 14, 2000 -- Volume 5, No. 226
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DIVERSITY TRAINING HELPS PRODUCTIVITY
Diversity training has become a corporate buzzword, often considered a remedy in discrimination settlements. But trainers say its focus has changed as companies and employees understand that it is a necessary part of doing business.

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Hard-working employees need ways to reduce stress
        Question: I am president of a small but quickly growing software development firm. I'm trying to be extremely employee-friendly by offering flexible work hours and other good benefits. I insist on an open-door management policy and work hard to tell people how important they are to our success.

Cranky on the job? You don't have to be
        You're stuck in traffic, making you late to work for the third time in a week. Walking in the door, you pass by a co-worker you cannot stand, who offers you a fake smile and a “you're late” comment.

Interviews by the bunch latest trend
        Picture the scene: Twenty candidates for pilot positions have been called to Southwest Airlines' headquarters in Dallas, SmartMoney magazine reported.

Promotions & new on the job
        John F. Colligan has joined Dinsmore & Shohl LLP as associate attorney. Mr. Colligan will focus his practice in intellectual property litigation.

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