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Jean Marie Brownson co-founded Frontera Foods.

Simple ingredients, authentic recipes flavor today's fancy food trends.

Top 10: General Mills' growth strategy, Halo Top's turnaround and possible P.F. Chang's sale

General Mills' growth strategy, the changes that led to Halo Top's turnaround and the possible sale of P.F. Chang's were this week's top stories.

Resumes

Be more deliberate, precise and patient in your hiring, and you'll find you can scale faster.

Dive

Be brave to discover the next big thing.

Give second chances

Ex-offenders can help fill talent gaps, says SHRM CEO Johnny C. Taylor. His ideas to make it happen.

Need a “silver bullet”? Try SEL

Four ways to build a comprehensive and intentional SEL program.

Last week's question: What's the most exciting part of your job?

Making summer money online

Need a summer side hustle? Here are three ideas to try.

Light bulb

In industry after industry, companies find themselves facing a new normal. Call it continuous disruption, as oxymoronic as that sounds.

Communication

Your conversations are wasting your time, but you don’t realize it’s happening. How can you fix this?

What’s trending? From learning styles to creative thinking, don’t miss these most-read stories.

With content consumption changing rapidly, marketers must find ways to reduce friction to engage consumers seamlessly.

New fancy food brands serve tasty snacks made from healthy ingredients. Also, some breaking news from Califia Farms.

New fancy food brands serve tasty snacks made from healthy ingredients.

Baker Botts' McArdle talks evolution of LNG contracts

Hamish McArdle, partner at Baker Botts LLP, shares his insights on the evolution of the LNG market.

The Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet the winners.