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IBM HR chief explains how she determines which tasks are suitable for working from home and what employees can do better in the office

Nickle LaMoreaux became the HR chief of technology multinational IBM in the midst of a pandemic. After…

Employees spend 60 percent of their working time on peripheral matters: this is how you stop to tackle a possible burnout

Search email, attend meetings, switch between many different work apps, decide which tasks to do first. Employees…

‘As a result of corona, people have been confronted with what their job really means, apart from the contacts in the workplace’

The corona pandemic has led to a much stronger reflection on happiness at work. Some employees wonder…

Good time management? It all starts with being honest, says entrepreneur Celine Charlotte van ‘t Wout

“In our society we are so used to saying: ‘I worked all day on a job’, while…

‘Partner model accountants must be overhauled: young people do not want to work for years to have to buy in for a lot of money’

The accountancy sector is struggling with an aging population and a staff shortage, but the partner model…

These are the 3 most important negotiating points when applying for jobs – and the difference between men and women

That new job is almost in, but then there are often still some tricky points. Can’t the…

19 questions to ask during a job interview, according to the boss of a top recruiter

Twice a year I update my list of questions to ask during a job interview. It helps…

Jobs: Editors (2) Business Insider Netherlands

Do you make the difference? Do you want to be read worldwide? Business Insider Netherlands is the…

This Danish ex-marketer can earn several thousand a year as a popular investor at eToro – that’s how he turned it into a career

Danish investor Christian Kongsted quit his job as an online marketer a year and a half ago…

News and content coordinator Business Insider Netherlands (vacancy)

Do you make the difference? Business Insider Netherlands is the leading business news site in the Netherlands…

Amsterdam is moving up to 2nd place worldwide as the most desirable city for expats to work

Despite Brexit, London is still the most popular city in the world for expats. But in a…

Endless video calls where everyone wanders off? This is how you solve that, according to these smarter working experts

“There is nothing more annoying than a long video meeting where everyone is a bit lost with…

Bundling pensions from different employers: 7 things to watch out for

If you have a new job, you keep the pension that you have already built up with…

Extremely high absenteeism due to corona wave – the number of infections is high, especially at work on location

Due to the new corona wave in the last two months of 2021, absenteeism in the Netherlands…

These are the most in-demand professions, according to Randstad: HR manager, mechanic and IT specialist

Due to the enormous shortage on the labor market, there are more and more professions with a…

Set smart goals and 2 more tips to make work easier and rewarding in 2022 and beyond

Over the past two years, the boundaries between work and private life have become blurred, causing additional…

Unemployment rises slightly, but remains below 4% – ‘the labor market is still tight’

Unemployment rose slightly in the last month of the past year, reports the Central Bureau of Statistics…

Aircraft manufacturer Airbus wants to hire 6,000 people, possibly including employees in the Netherlands

Aircraft manufacturer Airbus needs thousands of new employees. According to the group present in several countries, the…

Women like Sanna Marin showed what good leadership is during the corona crisis – this is what companies can do now

By Angelique de Vries, CEO Salesforce Northern Europe From New Zealand to Finland, how the female political…

What do you say to employees who would rather not have their pension money invested?

Pension contributions are always invested. It does not matter whether the pension is built up with a…

7 things you want to know about rapper and The Voice coach Ali B. – tumult around popular talent show damages image

The Voice of Holland is under heavy fire for various allegations of sexual misconduct. Band leader Jeroen…

Climate jobs: major shortage of technical professionals in the construction industry for insulation, solar panels and heat networks

To achieve the climate goals in the construction sector, technical professionals are especially needed. This concerns, for…

Podcast The Next Move with Lieke Schepers (Yacht) and Marcel Molenaar (LinkedIn): how the mute button makes virtual meetings more inclusive

The corona crisis has forced changes at an accelerated pace on many fronts. The enhanced digitization of…

7 qualities of introverts that can make them feel appreciated at work

If you’re an introvert, you may be wondering if you can keep up with the frantic pace…

7 lessons you can learn from Oprah Winfrey’s interview with Meghan and Harry – if you want to get more out of a conversation

Tom Cruise jumped madly on her couch, Donald Trump first told her in 1988 that he wanted…

10-year-old Australian girl owns 2 ‘own’ businesses and could potentially retire at 15 – thanks to diligent mother

While still in primary school, Australian Pixie Curtis is on her way to retiring at the tender…

Pay slip for January 2022: you will gain that much net if you earn between €1,725 ​​and €4,500 per month gross

It is almost time: at the end of this month, employees will receive their first pay slips…

KLM CEO Pieter Elbers is not going for a third term and will make way for a successor in May 2023

Pieter Elbers will leave next year as boss of airline KLM. KLM’s supervisory board says that it…

Successful people who achieve their goals have 3 things in common: they know what they want, are proactive and see the value of others in

Rebecca Stephens knows what it takes to set a goal for yourself and actually achieve it. In…

Successful people who achieve their goals have 3 things in common: they know what they want, are proactive and value others

Rebecca Stephens knows what it takes to set a goal for yourself and actually achieve it. In…

Little focus? The problem is not with your telephone or disruptive colleagues, but with yourself – says focus expert Mark Tigchelaar

“We often think that our phone, calendar or other people are the biggest distraction, but that’s not…

Meet the Japanese man who gets hired to do nothing: ‘I respond to small talk, but that’s about it’

Shoji Morimoto loves his job, but he doesn’t try very hard at it. And let that be…

Software company CEO offers new hires $5,000 to resign after 2 weeks – he says helps retain top talent

Companies have to deal with enormous mobility in the labor market, where employees can choose from many…

More than half of the starting entrepreneurs achieve more turnover than expected in the first three years

Becoming an entrepreneur is exciting in many ways, especially financially. But those who take the plunge often…

These 10 things are most important to employees when looking for a job

What job hunters like to see in a vacancy does not always match what employers state in…

Unemployment remains stable, but there are large differences between sectors

The number of unemployed rose slightly in February, but the labor force also grew, according to figures…

Corona crisis affects self-employed people: full-time self-employed people work fewer hours

An increasing group of self-employed entrepreneurs is looking for work. The number of full-time self-employed workers is…

Are you ‘on’ all day because the line between work and private life is blurring? This is what you do about it, according to these smarter working experts

“I always start my workday early, so at 4 p.m. I close my laptop and pontifically put…

How do you involve your employees in an adjustment of their employment conditions? Two experience experts share their story

You are out: you are going to change your terms of employment. Of course you want to…

Apple CEO Tim Cook earned €100 million in corona year 2021

Apple paid CEO Tim Cook nearly $100 million for his services last year, equivalent to around $88.5…

Wages are rising faster this year than in 2021, when wage growth lagged behind inflation

The increase in wages lagged behind inflation last year. According to preliminary figures from the Central Bureau…

The plumber and carpenter can charge considerably more this year, their rates increase by more than 32 percent – ​​a machine mechanic is even 44 percent more expensive

Self-employed workers can expect a significant rate increase in 2022. Large increases are expected, especially within the…

Do you want a higher salary in 2022? 4 tips on how to deal with that

With unemployment at its lowest level ever since the measurements began in 2003 and a record employment…

This is what a garden office for quiet work can look like: ‘In the past you got a company car, soon you will have a complete home workplace’

And then there was corona. Everyone with a non-essential profession suddenly had to work from home. There…

Your pay slip in 2022: you will gain the most net in salary if you earn twice the average

In January, the first pay slip of 2022 will fall on the mat, or rather: in your…

This is what Elon Musk pays in salary for Tesla engineers, managers and analysts in the US

After years of dominating the electric car market, Tesla now faces serious competition from both established automakers…

Tim Ferriss doesn’t make resolutions, but checks his calendar from last year for positive and negative experiences – this is what I learned

I’m not very good at keeping good intentions. My usual approach is to think broadly about what…

Not everyone is equally suited to working from home – these qualities are essential

Working from home has been forced to take off during the corona pandemic. This may suit you…