Articles about Off Hours
Side hustle wisdom: What works and what to watch out for
Over the past few years, we’ve been hearing everyone from moonlighting CEOs to short order cooks refer to their bonus gigs as side hustles. So, what exactly are they?
Your paycheck may not matter to a date, but your debt does
When you first start dating someone, you're evaluating them for compatibility with your values, searching for clues for where their interests meet yours. Two new surveys have found that how much our dates earn is not a concern, but whether or not they are in debt definitely does.
Survey: Workers want to take more vacations but are bad at planning time off
As the year gets underway, many of us start to daydream at our desks about vacations we want to take. Although American workers had an average of 22.6 vacation days in 2016 —nearly a full day’s increase from the year prior — around 54% of workers left days unused.
A person was able to ‘shoplift’ from Amazon’s new convenience store
CNBC reporter Deirdre Bosa said she was able to leave the Amazon Go store without being charged for a cup of yogurt, a situation Amazon said is a "rare occasion" that "happens so rarely that we didn’t even bother building in a feature for customers to tell us it happened."
Six ways to build an impressive personal brand
Share your passions.
Survey: Women entrepreneurs believe they have achieved work-life balance
2037 is going to be an amazing year, women entrepreneurs predict.
1 in 5 Americans don’t want to look their boss in the eye when they quit
76% of millennials are checking email from bed. Come on, people.
The $700 million Powerball winner quit her job after she won, but you shouldn’t
Stop right there.
The ultimate pre-vacation checklist for an anxiety-free holiday
Your future self will thank you.
New study shows that people who are good at their jobs take more vacation time
You're not doing a good job unless you're taking time off.
Smart weekend rituals to make your workweek less anxious
It's so easy to improve the week ahead.
Aggressive shoeless feet on airplane traumatize fellow travelers
"The left foot reached over and opened a window."
Study: People really enjoy breaks from work
You can enjoy yourself while working.
7 ways to be a commuter other people don’t hate
Commuting: there's nothing like it.
Five scientific ways you can make your brain agile
Staying smart takes work.
The surprising things Americans do when they get home from work
Watching TV with no human interaction is probably not the America we want to be.
Four important ways to chill out after a tough day
A clear mind is stress-free.
Business travelers, rejoice: You can stretch out in your own row on this airline
Welcome to airline sprawl. Ain't it grand?
Americans are afraid to take vacations because we fear losing our jobs
According to new data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Americans are all work and no play, taking among the fewest vacation days compared to the rest of the world.
Answering email on vacation wipes out your good memories
Even a little work can erase your vacation memories quickly.
Subway riders throw amazing party for a graduate stuck on rush-hour train
Who doesn't want to cry with happiness on their commute?
3 brilliant ways to be your ‘vacation self’ in the office
You are your best self away from the office. Here's how to be that way in the office too.
Five fun things to do with your time off when you’re out of ideas
Your time off doesn't have to be productive, but it should be rewarding.
People who take vacations are far more likely to get a raise, study shows
Americans are finally using more vacation days, for the first time in 15 years.