White Male Professor From the University of New Hampshire Allegedly Posed As a Black Woman On Twitter

A white male professor from the University of New Hampshire was discovered to have been secretly tweeting under a false account named The Science Femme with the handle @piney_the.

Craig Chapman used that Twitter account to post rants against the left, transgender, and even people of color to the more than 13,000 followers. Once it was discovered that Chapman was behind the account, he was fired from his position as an assistant professor of chemistry for posing as a “woman of color,” according to The Daily Beast.

The University of New Hampshire said that incident was under investigation.

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7 security tips for working remotely

Working from home (WFH) has its benefits for both employees and employers, yet it also presents distinct challenges. One of those major challenges is cybersecurity and following security tips for working remotely. Keeping the computers and login credentials of employees safe as they view sensitive documents and open work emails on home internet connections is crucial for companies with remote work policies.

And many companies not only have remote policies now, but have even pushed to full remote in the crazy world of 2020 — some with plans to operate fully remote until mid-2021.

For instance, Google recently announced that all Google employees will work fully remote into June of next year. And while this may feel like a big move in a country desperately trying to return to normal, similar policies have already been adopted by other major Silicon Valley companies like Facebook and Intel.

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What Is an Infopreneur: How to Ace the Modern Day Side Hustle

Over the course of the past two decades, the rise of the infopreneur has been exponential. Infopreneurship is a valuable way to earn passive income for anyone who is highly knowledgeable in one area. The best part is that anyone can be an infopreneur — although it won’t happen overnight. It might be the perfect side hustle for you.

What is an Infopreneur?

In short, an infopreneur is an entrepreneur who specializes in the sale and distribution of information and expertise. As soon as experts across various niches realized they could create “information products” and sell their knowledge online, infopreneurship took the Internet by storm.

Infopreneur pioneers like Tony Robbins and Amy Porterfield have paved the way for a generation of aspiring entrepreneurs in the information age. Robbins and Porterfield are just two examples of infopreneurs capitalizing on the desires of people in their respective niches — self-improvement and online … Read the rest

5 Smart Ways to Remove Bias From Your Hiring Process

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Anytime we interact with someone new, our brains make dozens of tiny snap judgments. Often, we aren’t even aware of these impressions, but when they’re based on factors such as race, gender, age or sexual orientation, they’re considered a form of harmful stereotyping called unconscious bias.

Unconscious bias is a more subtle form of that often flies under the radar, but the recent groundswell of support for the racial-justice movement has shone a light on unconscious bias in the . Women and minorities are still wildly underrepresented in leadership and technology roles, and people with disabilities are not even being included in most companies’ diversity reporting.

New tech platforms have sprung up promising to remove bias using AI or by making the entire hiring process anonymous. But the unfortunate truth is that

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