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How to reduce employee absenteeismHow AI can help the workplace and make managers better5 major trends expected to shape business over the next 5 yearsHow millennials lead: 4 steps to prepare them for leadership todayWhat are the benefits of working from home?9 executives on their workforce predictions for 2020Could virtual reality teach us how to properly fire someone? This company thinks it can8 ways to never lose a customer againAre you a leader today’s employees would follow?5 reasons companies should hire employees who work from homeThe most important skill of the 21st centuryAlexa (and other digital assistants) are entering the job search marketBridging the gap: 7 ways to attract and keep younger employeesHow companies can benefit from hiring freelancers or contractors4 ways you can stand out in the job market that AI can’tThe 4 day work week is a necessary part of human progress ? here?s a plan to make it happenPaternity leave isn?t just a ‘nice-to-have’ … it?s a powerful business advantage10 challenges that entrepreneurs face20 jobs popular in the 1980s that have almost disappearedWhy you should embrace global talent to stay competitive in the next 10 yearsYou’re doing better than you think. Here’s whyHow leadership presence is different for women4 things you need to know if you?re planning to work into your 70s10 signs that you’re underpaidWhat Gallup’s “most admired people” list tells us about forgivenessNeutralize the digital threat you carry everywhereWish you had a four-day workweek? Well, this business titan is advocating for a 12-hour weekThese former college roommates are transforming the $100B flower industryWhat innovators do differentlyThe 6 habits that make you look like a high achiever to your manager, according to a CEOA worker used automation to do his job for him, but is it ethical?A professor explains how you can control the future of workHow to build self-awareness for executive presenceHow to handle negative feedback (without taking it personally)Why remote work is not for ?kids with a backpack?Employees are seeing cost-cutting at the workplacesFiori Giovanni’s journey from child soldier to successful businesswomanEverything you assumed about networking is wrong according to Glamour’s Editor-in-ChiefThe 7 culture mistakes startups always make5 ways to reframe your identity and create successThe 6 industries where people burnout the fastestFlexJobs 2019 annual survey: flexible work plays big role in job choices5 positive habits for rapid personal growthThis is exactly how much you save on gas and free time by working from homeLil Nas X and the challenges within the gig economySusan Cain’s conversation tips for introverts4 mental traits of highly successful entrepreneursThe importance of learning patienceEngage founder and CEO on AI’s impact on business performanceBest-selling author and sales strategist on her criteria for hiring sales managersCoworking in a fancy department store is the new normal, according to this CEO3 key elements your company story needsHow to solve conflict productively at workWhen college is (and isn?t) right for your childrenIf you want to work remotely, these countries are your best bets13 famous companies that started out as side hustlesHow to keep going if you don’t know what’s next5 networking tactics you can use to connect with your dream employerThe first jobs of world leadersA healthy social life helps fend off dementiaHow to recognize and create rare opportunitiesMost workers would rather lose their jobs to a robot than thisThis algorithm can figure out when you will die6 reasons your boss doesn’t say thank you enough (or ever)8 ways cutthroat work cultures suck the life out of you4 founder-approved ways to improve your people skillsThe most sustainable company in every stateThe big reason I’m going completely goal-lessThe cure to unlocking a healthy work-life balanceThis is the mark of a great mind5 ways to cope with criticism in the workplace11 office etiquette rules that everyone should knowGrowthX Founder on the art of social selling and why it’s now so prevalent5 steps to take control of your job search, instead of relying on your college degreeHow gig economy gives a mental health boost to workers ? new research9 steps to make big changes that will stickThe stop rule: when you should rethink a decision5 cognitive bias examples and how to avoid them in decision-makingExperts predict that 60% of all meat will be ‘fake’ by 2040Baby Boomers are staying in the workforce at unprecedented ratesWhy the most innovative companies don’t bother with promotions3 ways to make your company irresistible to Gen Z workersIs wine the key to getting astronauts to Mars?American kids would rather be this horribly modern ‘profession’ than astronautsWhen one company lets employees pick their own salaries9 jobs you can do entirely on your phoneWhat if work software were designed to make you happy?What is the summer solstice? An astronomer explainsMaine’s mighty microbreweries11 incredible companies supporting PrideThe definitive guide to exclamation marks in work emails6 advantages Millennials have in the workplaceWhy I prioritize hiring good writers, regardless of the role – and 7 ways to improve your writing skillsDream job alert: Get paid to lounge at luxury pools across the country75% of Gen Z are willing to do this shocking thing to make more moneyNearly half of the nation is side hustling, survey saysHave you neglected these 2 success traits?$100,000+ earners spend 87% of their workweek typingWays to convince your employer to adopt an unlimited vacation policyWhy our old approach to college is putting a new generation at riskDo these 7 things to get you invoices paid immediatelyThis boss wants you to work your side hustle while on the jobOlder Americans are facing age discrimination and working longer anywayYour next six-pack may be brewed with wind power as Budweiser commits to a sustainable agendaHigh school athletes are taking professional routes abroad to get paid nowWhat Google learned about remote work from its employeesThis billionaire thinks video gamers will make more than LeBron JamesHow living abroad changed my view on “being busy”How I perfected traveling the world and working remotelyShocking survey highlights hair based discrimination in the workplace12 tips to be successful with work at home jobs42 best remote jobs in AmericaAlchemists, princesses, sherpas, and other ridiculous titles in techSurvey: Career growth prioritized over salaryHalf of workers would work 60 hours a week if their company had better cultureThe literary side hustle is the new career trajectory for actressesStudy: The ‘motherhood penalty’ exists even if you’re not a mother yetThis is the staggeringly low number of businesses that make it to the 10-year markThese are the Top 15 companies hiring like crazy for $100K+ jobs in May 2019Why Apple’s removal of third-party screen time apps might save your kidsBritish doctors nearly as burned out as American docs, survey findsOver 75% of workers want all physical contact banned from their officeGetting a divorce: 5 steps to help protect your financesYou don’t need a reason to want to work remotelyJust because you have a female manager doesn’t mean you’ll get better payThe strange way robots interact with psychopathsHow side hustling can hold you back at your real jobThis Millennial CEO says this is the greatest (and most fun) trick for brainstormingThe unlikely ally to working moms in ITStudy: In human vs. robot competitions, humans give upStudy: There’s still a gender pay gap, but it’s closing5 lessons I learned selling products on eBay (at 15-years-old) that made me a successful entrepreneurSwitching to electric vehicles could save the US billions, but timing is everythingIt took me over a month to hunt down an 89-year-old book Elon Musk recommended, and I’m glad I didPew: U.S. workers counter automation threat with education, new skills5 things every young person should look for in a mentorThis new device promises to change your morning coffee run for the betterWhy some counties in the U.S. are powerhouses for innovationWeWork will soon be tracking your cell phoneThe disconnect between Baby Boomers and Millennials when it comes to work ethicThis state has the most millionaires per capitaWhy you need to follow your passion, even if it requires sacrificeRobots star in ads, but mislead viewers about technologyDespite a hot job market, your raise will most likely be 3% or lessCubicles are back! Meet the man who makes those telephone boothsQ&A: How being a digital minimalist can help you do ‘deep work’How open offices prohibit productivity and social interactionThe next technological disruption is coming. How will we adapt?
Job ambiguity: The future and youYour emotional culture is powerful? – you just need to listen5 tips for giving effective feedback that actually changes behaviorHow to stop apologizing at work and what to say insteadStudy: Shoppers, retailers have opposite views of robots in retailQ&A: The open-office conundrum, and the future of workspace design9 signs you might be an ambivertWhat an Ironman competitor can teach us about financial planningAppreciative inquiry: A positive approach to change (driving transformation through co-creation)This CEO chooses to lose millions in revenue for the benefit of his workersWhy and how women must prepare differently for the futureYes, open offices can work (just not the way you?d think)Robots are taking over company job interviewsDespite #MeToo, most women don’t see a change in the workplaceAre virtual reality and mobile apps the future of job training?Why you don?t have to be an extrovert to make it to the topThe best (and worst) cities to be a digital nomadHas technology killed face-to-face communication?This robot can clean your toilet (but very slowly)Developing a healthy relationship to technologyWhat to expect from Generation Z as they enter the workforceFuture-proof your job ? become persistent in evaluating your employabilityDwyane Wade?s paternity leave is a great example for men and bosses everywhereThe secret to career success in the technology revolutionWhy Boomers have Millennials to thank for remote workThe future of work is creative, flexible, and humanWhy Google?s employees walked out and what it could mean for the future of laborInsights into the remote lifestyle: The digital nomad surveyThese are the Top 15 companies hiring for $100K+ jobs in November 2018Google employees around the world are walking out to demand changeDo remote employees want to be shown appreciation differently�than in-office workers?What is driving the growth of the remote workforce?9 ideas that summarize the future of work (and how you can prepare for it)Should freelancers share contacts? A guide to protecting your workThe age of AI will force us to rethink work, love, and humanityWhy I’ve decided to stop stressing about the futureMindful presentation tips that close deals and build connectionsWhy this ‘Big Bang Theory’ star wants to help you get your childhood dream job3 lessons every entrepreneur should learn from the food delivery revolutionInfluencing without authority?Using your 6 sources of influenceHere’s how to encourage more girls to pursue STEM careersSurvey: 93% of people would trust instructions from a robot in the workplaceStudy: 53% of professionals work remotely at least half of the weekYour Google Calendar now wants you to totally check out on vacationSurvey: Workers in these cities like the option to telecommute the mostCreative ways to separate the office from home when you work remotelyThis robot butler is being trained to do your choresDoing this primal, animal-like ritual may help reduce your work stressThis California ruling could decide the future of contracted work4 secret benefits of business travel you better get in on15 business texting rules to live by10 things you need to know if you’re moving abroad5 ways for parents to empower their daughtersThe cofounder of Rent the Runway on why your network is everythingThis is what it’s really like to be a hugely successful ganjapreneur5 wardrobe tips for when you’re working remotelyThis female tech CEO says women need more male mentorsThe secret to understanding income inequalityThe skill set of the future: Seven essential habits to own and hone for greater successA.I. is redefining the meaning of ‘human’ in human resourcesThis algorithm can figure out when you will die9 ways to make your cold emails more successfulHere’s how not to lose your job in the next 15 yearsThis is why Facebook and Google are stealing your life4 signs you’re headed toward career burnout ? and what to doWhat jobs won’t be around 10 years from now?This CEO believes resumes are becoming obsolete ? here’s why8 workplace predictions for 2018Answering an age-old question: What should I do with my life?Microsoft lets its employees work in a treehouse in the woodsFacebook wants to help you find your next jobDo you need a Millennial mentor? Get ready for the latest fad to hit corporate AmericaSurvey: Americans want to limit robots to ‘dangerous’ and ‘unhealthy’ jobsAlmost 1 in 5 Americans know someone whose job has been affected by automationThis AI spies on your contacts and writes emails to themNew robot gets knocked down ? but it gets up again (you are never gonna keep it down)When this ex-Google X director fires you, he may call it ‘liberation’This chatbot will help you face deathApple posts job teaching Siri to listen to users’ troublesWhy the workplace, not college, may be the best educationNo, you don’t need a personal brand3 career lessons from TIME’s ‘first’ women3 ways automation can help workers in the futureOnly 7% of workers feel productive at the office, survey findsSurvey: Women entrepreneurs believe they have achieved work-life balanceNew app scans your face and tells companies whether you’re worth hiringThe future of work is medically enhanced ‘elite super-workers,’ report saysThis new robot gives you a therapy session at your desk. Would you want to?Could your next doctor’s appointment be mediated by a robot ethicist?2 million job candidates are desperate to work for Google. Why?Billionaires Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg trade insults over future robot invasionFive scientific ways you can make your brain agilePetya is the scariest computer virus yet for Microsoft Windows users. Here’s what to do about it.3 questions to ask yourself before you move for a new jobFive ways to welcome LGBTQ employees during Pride monthCelebrity chef Charlie Palmer on career switches: ‘All you can do is focus on the future’Grief leave is catching on with more companiesAccenture aims at ambitious goal for 2025: a workforce of half men, half womenFewer than 10% of tech startups are owned by women, study says5 ways your life changes when you bike to work4 ways companies like IBM became the best at hiring diverse womenThe majority of Americans believe you can get a good job without a college degreeLadders 101: The most influential people in the world of work, management, and careerSurprise! Ladders survey of workers says millennials are impoverished workaholicsRight out of the gate, women make less money than menLife without a boss isn’t always a dream come trueGoogle has an ‘extreme’ gender pay gap, US government saysStudy: Women Supreme Court justices interrupted three times as often as menUber and the new science of how employers control your behavior at workChildcare comes to one coworking space, so why not everywhere?Google finds that teenagers don’t care about money or jobsKids today want men to be master of the house and women to stay homeThis summer camp teaches teenagers how to create a personal brandFacebook’s Sheryl Sandberg recognizes that ‘Lean In’ didn’t make women equalA JP Morgan intern who had to click on 12,000 websites regrets nothingBankers and lawyers will be routinely fired and replaced with algorithmsLittle girl loves a “robot,” but one might take your job in the futureItaly wants to offer women ‘menstrual leave’The mommy wars come to workWill unions come to Silicon Valley’s well-paid workforce?Google launches new program to boost Black codersMore than half of ‘The World’s Greatest Leaders’ are womenAn important age discrimination lawsuit may come to the Supreme CourtDo you have enough saved to retire for 22 years? Probably notThe World Happiness Report shouldn’t be so hard on U.S. workers5 ways the new health care bill could change things for workersRobots won’t take our jobs, say workers ? they’ll take yours insteadSurvey: Americans welcome our new robot overlordsStop being complacent and start winning againWhen it comes to you or a robot, who gets the job?Take Monday Out of Your Work Schedule7 apps to help you perform better at work5 lessons I?ve learned from working at a startupNetworking Anytime, AnywhereMayer’s Move: Telecommuting BanIs Your Job Exportable?Is the lunch break nearing extinction?New Work Environments for New WorkforcesSmoothing Out a Bumpy Work HistoryVolunteering Jobs that Pay OffKeep Your JobDo You Need Job Retraining?Executives’ 11-Step Guide to Job FairsPros and Cons of Joining a StartupTake Risks to Avoid Getting Laid OffOut of Work, but Not Out of a JobAround the Web: Changing Industries