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Today's Top Stories May 23, 2017


How to get people to like you: 7 ways from an FBI behavior expert

What’s the best way to build rapport and create trust? How do you get people to like you? An FBI behavioral expert tells all.

Work Fashion

Can you wear cargo shorts to work? The 5-point guide to summer clothing at the office

The office clothing to wear that's comfortable but still professional during the sweatiest and yet most air-conditioned time of the year.

Office Romance

This Swedish town rejected the idea of an hour-long ‘weekly sex break’

You'll just have to wait until you get home.


New neuroscience reveals 4 rituals that will make you happy

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them. Trust neuroscience.

Food at Work

TV chef Adam Richman knows ways to improve your sad desk lunch

A few condiments can change everything.

Identity at Work

Muslim Amazon contractors win the right to use company prayer rooms

Religious freedom and contract work collide in a controversy at Amazon.

Side Hustles

Dutch king reveals his high-flying secret second career

We all need a side hustle, even kings.


5 fun office hacks to increase productivity

The best offices balance enjoyment with productivity.

The Whole Human

5 habits of highly likable people

It's never too late to change.


Old Navy employee works a shift in her prom dress so she doesn’t have to change

You can work, or you can WERK.

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