The Week That Was

It's not turkey time quite yet, so fill that void in your life with these top five stories from Talentmgt.com for the week of Nov. 16. 

1. The Intricacies of Creating a 'Coaching Culture': Creating an organizational culture on the ideals of professional coaching is more complicated than meets the eye.

2. How to Get the Job You Want: The main realization in job hunting is coming to grips with the fact that companies don't want you; they want a solution to a problem. 

3. Improving With Improv: Improvisation concepts extend outside of the theater into the workplace, says author Kelly Leonard.

4. You Don't Have To Dread Giving Feedback: Give feedback inclusively to mitigate the defensiveness and conflict that can be familiar parts of the often uncomfortable process. 

5. A Time for Thanks: The simple act of gratitude can be a powerful thing in any work environment. 

In Other News … 

Firms are re-evaluating their travel policies in the wake of last week's Paris attacks, reports The Wall Street Journal

Also, a slideshow of Inc.'s favorite company offices of 2015.

Finally, these are the five hardest cities to run a team in, according to Business Insider