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Today's Top Stories April 29, 2017

Equal Pay

New study reveals the three best cities for equal pay in America

These cities know how to get it right.

Parents @ Work

The 4 best lessons for adults from Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

This week's office invasion by kids shows how we can work better.


This is how to survive in a toxic workplace: 3 secrets from research

Do you deal with some awful people at work? Do they annoy you beyond belief at times Actually, it’s a lot worse than that — whether you realize it or not.

the whole human

These are the 3 most important questions for your career

They offer important lessons about happiness and success.


New Commuter Barbie video reveals who we are on public transportation

Welcome to New York, Barbie, it's been waiting for you.


Clippy, the Office assistant, has become an icon

Clippy, once an Office assistant, is now a king.

Office Culture

How do you socialize with coworkers if you can’t drink?

Being sober won't hold you back.

levelling up

Please stop saying these ridiculous buzzwords at work

These phrases may make you feel clever — but they also annoy people.

Levelling Up

5 things referees can teach us about being hated at work

You can't possibly be hated as much as referees. Here's what you can learn.


Beyoncé creates a new college scholarship, because your best revenge is your paper

The former college skeptic embraces higher education.

Daydreaming may be the missing ingredient in your success