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My Career in Silicon Valley Taught Me the Futility of 80-Hour Work Weeks
Work-Life Balance

My Career in Silicon Valley Taught Me the Futility of 80-Hour Work Weeks

The much-maligned 40-hour work week is actually a pretty good way to work for the long term.
William Hall
Studies Show Working Overtime Is Basically Pointless
Overtime

Studies Show Working Overtime Is Basically Pointless

Opportunity does sleep, and it also takes needed breaks.
Mike Taylor
What You Need to Know About Impending New Overtime Regulations
Business

What You Need to Know About Impending New Overtime Regulations

Proactive companies have an opportunity to audit employee pay classifications and prepare for the regulations should they take effect.
Trent Bryson
This is What You Need to Do in the Wake of the Overtime Injunction
Overtime

This is What You Need to Do in the Wake of the Overtime Injunction

Even if the rule does not go forward, taking the time to review duties and employment status at your company can still benefit you.
Heather R. Huhman
Judge Blocks Obama Rule Extending Overtime Pay to 4.2 Million Workers
Overtime

Judge Blocks Obama Rule Extending Overtime Pay to 4.2 Million Workers

It was expected to touch nearly every sector of the U.S. economy and have the greatest impact on nonprofit groups, retail companies, hotels and restaurants.
The Legal Implications of Expecting Employees to Work After Hours
Overtime

The Legal Implications of Expecting Employees to Work After Hours

Hard-charging bosses often email employees in the evening. Employees increasingly wonder why they aren't paid for answering.
Steve Harvey
4 Lessons I Learned Building a 6-Figure Freelancing Business
Startups

4 Lessons I Learned Building a 6-Figure Freelancing Business

Work hard, keep learning, automate your processes, and don't expect magic.
Richard Agu
New Overtime Rules Boost Interest in Scheduling Software
Schedules

New Overtime Rules Boost Interest in Scheduling Software

New worker-friendly rules on overtime, paid sick leave and predictable schedules have employers reevaluating their shift-scheduling and time-and-attendance software.
What About Virtual Overtime? How the New Rule Will Impact Mobile Work
Overtime

What About Virtual Overtime? How the New Rule Will Impact Mobile Work

The Department of Labor's new overtime rules are out. Have you read them?
Heather R. Huhman
Here's What Happens When Salaried Employees Become Hourly
Overtime

Here's What Happens When Salaried Employees Become Hourly

The Department of Labor's new overtime rule goes into effect in December. What will the effect be on your workplace?
Matt Straz
Do New Overtime Rules Make Telework Too Risky?
Regulations

Do New Overtime Rules Make Telework Too Risky?

Telework is becoming increasingly popular with employees, but new overtime rules may lead employers to rethink offering these options.
Matt Straz
Here's How the New Overtime Rules Will Affect Entrepreneurs
Overtime

Here's How the New Overtime Rules Will Affect Entrepreneurs

You have options but, one way or the other, the cost is going up to keep your lesser-paid employees on the job longer than 40 hours.
Jonathan Segal
5 Realistic Ways to Work Less But Get More Done
Work-Life Balance

5 Realistic Ways to Work Less But Get More Done

A good work ethic means more than endless grinding. It means knowing how to work more effectively -- and when not to work at all.
Alp Mimaroglu
Warehouse Workers Accuse Target of Not Paying Overtime, File Lawsuit
Target

Warehouse Workers Accuse Target of Not Paying Overtime, File Lawsuit

The lawsuit seeks class action status for misclassifying a position as exempt from overtime.