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Make Some Workplace Resolutions for 2019

With the arrival of 2019, folks are engaged in the time-honored task of resolution-making, keeping and breaking. Typically, people concentrate on their personal or financial health when they design such resolutions. Yet, apart from general resolutions about making career changes in the new year, little thought is given to making resolutions specific to a workers’ current workplace.

Publish date: 01/09/2019

 
Study: App-Based Therapy Works for Patients with Mild to Severe Depression

It can be hard for people to attend therapy. Living in a rural area or having an inflexible work schedule can make getting to a therapist’s office difficult. App-based therapy can help.

Publish date: 12/31/2018

 
The Worst Passwords of 2018

Each year, password management company SplashData compiles the Worst Passwords of the Year list after evaluating more than five million passwords leaked online over the year.

Publish date: 12/27/2018

 
Richard Branson Predicts the Death of the 9-to-5 Workday and the 5-day Work Week

Thanks to advances in technology, the five-day work week and two-day weekend will soon be a thing of the past, according to British entrepreneur Richard Branson.

Publish date: 12/20/2018

 
Older Employees Leaving the Workforce Over Age Stereotypes

According to research from the University of Queensland School of Psychology, older workers may be leaving the workforce earlier than planned due to feeling stereotyped because of their ages.

Publish date: 12/13/2018

 
Offering a Helping Hand at Work Might Backfire

Is it better to offer a struggling coworker or employee a helping hand on the job or merely a “shoulder to cry on”? The answer to that question, according to a San Francisco State University-led study, is “it depends.”

Publish date: 12/13/2018

 
Elon Musk Believes That World Can Change with an 80-Hour Workweek

When asked how many hours of work a week it would take to change the world, Tesla CEO Elon Musk answered that it would take an 80-hour workweek, according to recent reports.

Publish date: 12/13/2018

 
The Benefits of Working a Second Job, Part 2

Part 2 of the benefits of working a second job.

Publish date: 12/13/2018

 
Study: Lack of Sick Leave and Financial Worry Often Connected

Researchers at Florida Atlantic University and Cleveland State University recently investigated the possible correlation between paid sick leave and financial worry.

Publish date: 12/05/2018

 
Often No Reward for Innovative Women in the Workplace

Employers are always on the lookout for the latest in innovation. But according to research, when that innovation comes from a female employee, that employee is less likely to be rewarded than if it had come from a man.

Publish date: 12/04/2018