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Neer Korn talks about political correctness & the nanny state
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latest blog posts by Neer Korn

  • MAFS could have been great television

    • April 9, 2019
    • Neer Korn

    There’s no question that MAFS, with ratings wins and a proliferation of social media comments, has been a prominent topic around the water-cooler (if we still congregated around water coolers). With such intense interest the producers could have taken the show in one of two directions, as an informative and positive show about modern love and navigating issues most people have encountered in one relationship or another. Or, as they did with gusto, choose the low road and appeal to the audience’s worst instincts.

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    Apr

    09

  • Millennials are challenging employees – get used to it

    • March 6, 2019
    • Neer Korn

    The CEO of the Muffin Break, Natalie Brennan, recently came under fire for complaining about young employees and their lack of work ethos. Considering the franchise’s record of underpaying young employees and that her issue was young people refusing to work for no pay, this was never going to go down well, and a furious backlash resulted in backtracking and much consumption of humble pie. But Brennan does have a point about young employees being overly demanding, entitled, impatient and a challenge to manage. In the clumsiest of ways, she was articulating a common lament of employers.

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    Mar

    06