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Today's Top Stories June 23, 2017

Success

Four ways to make this your summer of success

Do some calm strategic planning that will improve the rest of your year — and your career.

Work Fashion

French bus drivers wear skirts to protest prohibition on shorts

As temperatures climbed to 100 degrees Fahrenheit in a nationwide heatwave, bus drivers in the city of Nantes, France, asked for some slack in their dress code.

Technology at Work

We waste 17 hours every week on pointless work email

Three hours a day on email is no way to live.

the whole human

8 ways working parents can squeeze fitness into their days

Make it a family activity.

the whole human

3 powerful ways to stay positive

Cultivate an attitude of gratitude.

Layoffs

18 best pieces of advice about life after layoffs, from people who have lost their jobs

"Know that work doesn't define you."

Office Life

Six ways to look like you’re in charge

PowerPoint is the enemy of charisma.

Leadership

3 unforgivable failures of toxic leaders

This is what gets people fired.

Inspiration

Savvy 9-year-old boy becomes chief financial officer for a day at KIND

This kid is going places.

success

How to say ‘no’ to your boss

Saying "no" is about embracing quality over quantity.

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