Considering that 1 in 3 workers today are freelancers, you're probably managing one or more of them now or will be soon. Richard Burns Published 9:00 am PST, Tuesday, December 18, 2018 Photo: Marser | Getty Images Photo: Marser | Getty Images Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Marser | Getty Images 'Don't Try to Herd Cats' -- and 4 Other Leadership Tips for the Gig Economy 1 / 1 Back to Gallery At first glance, I may not seem like an expert on leadership in the gig economy. Certainly I’ve led traditional work teams, as a partner in several private equity real estate investment firms, and for the last nine years I've been the president and CEO of a not-for-profit … [Read more...] about ‘Don’t Try to Herd Cats’ — and 4 Other Leadership Tips for the Gig Economy
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Canon’s most recent DSLRs manage to pack a wealth of tricks and customisations into their small bodies. Even models aimed at a more junior audience are now far more capable than we would expect, but the flipside of this is that there’s a good chance they’re not quite set up to your liking straight out if the box. In other words, a little tweaking and digging around the menus can get them working smarter for you. From shooting faster and getting more accurate colours in camera to knowing your batteries and having the control you need to hand, here’s what you need to know to get your EOS DSLR working as best as possible. We’ve based this on the recent EOS 6D Mark II model, but these tips will be equally applicable to many of Canon’s other DSLRs.1. Retain warmth with the Ambience Priority optionWhen you consider that it has to adjust itself for every image you take, you realise just how much of a godsend auto white balance is, but there may be a … [Read more...] about 10 ways to supercharge your Canon DSLR camera
If you STILL haven't seen Avengers: Infinity War yet and you're allergic to spoilers, stop reading. This article has more spoilers than Thanos' chin has wrinkles.Is Gamora a goner? Has Black Panther bitten the dust? Will Groot re-grow? Avengers: Infinity War laid waste to a shocking number of Marvel's mightiest heroes. But have they really shuffled off this mortal coil, or will they back in time for Avengers 4?The Avengers 4: Endgame trailer finally arrived Friday, and with it came some more info about the fates of some of the characters left in limbo after Thanos snapped his fingers and wiped out half of the universe. Now playing: Watch this: Avengers: Endgame trailer revealed 2:25 What happened to Shuri?As fans have noted, Shuri's fate isn't looking great, with her picture included in a ominous-looking screen alongside Ant-Man. Shuri was one of the biggest characters whose fate was left ambiguous at the end of Infinity War, and this doesn't exactly look promising for her … [Read more...] about Shuri, Ant-Man, Hawkeye: Who’s confirmed dead and who’s not in Avengers 4
3. Retail stores generally advise workers to avoid forceTexas law doesn't require store workers to be right about their shoplifting suspicions -- only that the way they detain the suspects must be done in a "reasonable manner.""With loss prevention officers, my experience has been usually they say, 'Hey, you need to come with us,' and most people will acquiesce, and they walk back to the loss prevention room and keep them there," Whalen said. "Sometimes they can handcuff them [until police arrive]."In New York -- another state that has shopkeeper's privilege -- an appeals court sided with a Sears security guard who broke the leg of a man who stole a boom box. The guard tackled the thief from behind without warning.The court ruled the shoplifter failed to testify that he would've heeded a warning to stop. The court also credited the guard for not using any more force once the shoplifter hit the ground."Given these circumstances, the non-deadly force used by the guard in apprehending a … [Read more...] about 4 things to know about Texas law after video shows men wrongly accused of shoplifting at a Frisco mall
Manny Fernandez, New York Times Published 7:20 pm CST, Sunday, November 11, 2018 A U.S. Border Patrol agent detains an undocumented immigrant in an orange grove on November 6, 2018 in McAllen, Texas. Border Patrol agents on the ground, assisted by a helicopter unit of U.S. Air and Marine Operations agents, detained a group of immigrants who had crossed the border illegally from Mexico. less A U.S. Border Patrol agent detains an undocumented immigrant in an orange grove on November 6, 2018 in McAllen, Texas. Border Patrol agents on the ground, assisted by a helicopter unit of U.S. Air and Marine ... more Photo: John Moore Photo: John Moore Image 1 of / 4 Caption Close Image 1 of 4 A U.S. Border Patrol agent detains an undocumented immigrant in an orange grove on November 6, 2018 … [Read more...] about They Were Stopped at the Texas Border. Their Nightmare Had Only Just Begun.