Anne Fisher, Fortune

Anne Fisher


New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Anne:

'Upskilling' Your Workforce? Start by Measuring the Skills They Have Now

Assessing employees' current capabilities increases the likelihood of placing them in the right role from 50% to 80%. → Read More

How to Negotiate a Job Offer

Your chances of getting what you want in your next job are better than they're been in years, but you need to do these three things. → Read More

You've Been Passed Over for a Promotion. Now What?

It takes a lot longer to get promoted now than it used to, but it's not impossible. Here's how. → Read More

A.I. for Hire: 4 Ways Algorithms Can Boost Diversity in Hiring

As employers have increasingly tried to make their workforces more diverse and inclusive, A.I. has developed tools that can help. → Read More

Why Companies Are Hiring More Part-Time Professionals

It's not merely a matter of saving a buck. To access the best talent, employers must be flexible. → Read More

'Soft' Skills Are in Demand. Can They Be Taught?

The hard to measure talents can land you a job, or a raise. → Read More

It's Time to Start Planning a (Work-Free) Vacation. Here's Why.

Burnout, beware: One study found a link between skipping vacations and clinical depression. → Read More

Underqualified for the Job You Want? Try Anyway.

In this squeaky-tight job market, more employers are willing to take a chance on a candidate who hasn't got every single item on their wish lists. → Read More

The Elusive Gen Z Job Candidates: How Employers Can Get on Their Short Lists

Hiring people in their early 20s takes a whole different approach than most companies have used before. Prepare to get "ghosted." → Read More

Why Hasn't Mentoring Brought More Diversity to Senior Management?

Sponsors of top talent often fall prey to "Mini-Me Syndrome," choosing protégés who remind them of themselves. → Read More

IBM's Big Bet on Artificial Intelligence Training

Big Blue is "upskilling" more than 350,000 employees worldwide. How many of them will stick around? → Read More

Graduating College Soon? What Employers Want From the Class of 2019

If you started job hunting last fall and have gotten nowhere so far, cheer up. → Read More

Are You Ready for the Rise of 'Hybrid' Jobs?

Welcome to the era of the "hybrid" job. → Read More

How Should Employers Handle Drug Addiction at Work?

Research suggests that about two-thirds of opioid addicts have jobs. At least a few of them probably work for you. → Read More

Are You Afraid to Quit Your Job?

The most puzzling aspect of this rip-roaring job market has been the "quits rate." → Read More

Why Most New Ideas Fail—And How to Make Yours an Exception

"Nothing removes fuzziness from your thinking like numbers." → Read More

Giving a Speech? 6 Tips to Wow Your Audience

Planning to speak to a group at work or a conference? Here are six tips for hitting it out of the park. → Read More

A Short Guide to Business Etiquette Abroad

Depending on where in the world you go, it's easy to offend people without realizing it. → Read More

How Women Can Negotiate to Close the Gender Pay Gap

That gender gap represents, on average, almost $59,000 in annual pay. → Read More

Looking to Change Careers? The Cannabis Industry Wants You

According to Glassdoor, hiring at cannabis companies jumped 76% in 2018. → Read More