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Today's Top Stories May 24, 2017

the whole human

How to create the perfect work-from-home environment

Here are 7 ideas for constructing the ideal work environment.

Office Life

4 ways smart people cope at work after a terrorist attack

On Monday, a terrorist bombing killed at least 22 people, including children, and injured at least 59 more people who were attending an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.

the whole human

8 ways smart people act stupid

Intelligent people have a reputation for making dumb mistakes.

Animals at Work

Amazon’s pro-dog strategy puts other companies to shame

Amazon's new dog park shows companies can be pet-friendly even outside their walls.

Technology of Work

Google’s best email idea: make everyone sound friendlier

Be your best self, automatically.

Salary

The best salary negotiation advice we’ve ever heard comes from this comedian

A 'crass, money-grubbing comedian' has valuable salary-negotiation advice.

Productivity

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.

Productivity

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.

Inside the Latest Career News

Inspiration

Will Ferrell tells new grads how he overcame his fear of failure

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.

Entertainment

‘Designated Survivor’ star Maggie Q talks to us about not living your life for compliments

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.

Leadership

Steve Harvey’s diva letter shows what happens when bosses burn out

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.

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