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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

The Benefits of Working a Second Job, Part 1

Part 1 of the benefits of working a second job.

Publish date: 12/04/2018

Job Titles for the 21st Century

In a labor market with extremely low unemployment, companies are frequently fishing in the same pool for workers with up-to-date education and skills.

Publish date: 11/29/2018

As Brand Loyalty Grows, IT Departments Struggle to FInd Balance

As loyalty to certain products and program grow, tech workplaces are working to strike a balance between what employees want and what they can provide.

Publish date: 11/29/2018

IBM Watson and Kronos to Offer Hourly Employees Career Guidance

A new collaboration between IBM Watson and the workforce management platform Kronos will offer hourly workers access to a virtual career coach.

Publish date: 11/28/2018