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This is how Elon Musk makes big decisions

Today's Top Stories November 21, 2017

Advice

4 ways to deal with chronic time wasters at work

There's a difference between running into a coworker you're friendly with in the morning and catching up and that time wasters who bother you each day.

The Future of Work

This is why Facebook and Google are stealing your life

Companies like Facebook and Google were built to be addictive, say many involved in their creation. These services do not have your best interest at heart.

News

Here are two trends plaguing older workers

It’s clear that age plays a huge role in people’s concerns about work as the years tick forward. Here's how age changes older workers' views.

Productivity

Ten bad habits you must eliminate from your daily routine

Get rid of these 10 bad habits and see all the good that happens next.

Interview Tips

5 qualities to look for when interviewing potential new hires

There is nothing more important than hiring someone who not only is good at what they do but who also meshes well with the rest of your employees.

Advice

Here’s how to keep your quarter-life crisis from breaking you down

The quarter-life crisis is real. Here's what to do if you find yourself in one, and steps to take to avoid it altogether.

Office Life

The time you’re wasting on YouTube can be good for your employer

No, you can't assume that watching videos unrelated to work is a productivity killer that drains your employer's money. It's often a good thing.

Advice

Research reveals: How to create happy memories that will last a lifetime

Latest research on how to create memories for a happier life.

Networking

This is the huge networking mistake you don’t know you’re making

There are a host of ways you can go wrong when writing business and networking emails. This is the biggest mistake to avoid.

News

Survey: Here’s how people really feel about robots in the workplace

Among U.S. workers, only 13% would be “very comfortable” having a position where they worked with robots. This better change, fast.

Report: These are the fastest-declining jobs in the U.S.