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Living the Dream Overseas: Would You Work Abroad?
Remote Workers

Living the Dream Overseas: Would You Work Abroad?

Dreaming of life in a tropical paradise? Learn how to become an expat working remotely overseas.
Brian Hughes
Does Your Onboarding Give New Employee the Urge to Flee?
New Hires

Does Your Onboarding Give New Employee the Urge to Flee?

Too often a new hire's first day is a flamboyant display of your company at its worst. Try harder to make a good first impression.
Phil La Duke
Fit, Happy and Productive: How Wearables Are Radically Transforming the Workplace
Technology

Fit, Happy and Productive: How Wearables Are Radically Transforming the Workplace

It can count your steps, measure your happiness, warn you when you are about the fall asleep, and quite possibly let you charge a latte. The possibilities are really endless.
Michael Hollauf
10 Reasons You're Not Getting Your Work Done (Infographic)
Productivity

10 Reasons You're Not Getting Your Work Done (Infographic)

Distractions can be … hold on, I got a text.
Grace Reader
What Happened to the Workplace? How to Make It More Human.
Workplaces

What Happened to the Workplace? How to Make It More Human.

It's easy for organizations to strip out the human element of every process. Make sure that at your company you keep it in.
Andre Lavoie
I 'Hot Desked' for a Week, Switching Desks Each Day. Here Were the Two Big Benefits.
Productivity

I 'Hot Desked' for a Week, Switching Desks Each Day. Here Were the Two Big Benefits.

My work productivity varied depending on my location. I found out I carry a lot of baggage (literally) and I got to know coworkers I rarely talk to.
Carolyn Sun
4 Life Lessons From Odd Jobs You Thought Had Nothing to Teach
Lessons

4 Life Lessons From Odd Jobs You Thought Had Nothing to Teach

Every job is a paycheck and a chance to learn something that will help you later.
Jeff Boss
5 Qualities of the Best Places to Work
Company Culture

5 Qualities of the Best Places to Work

Moving beyond the ping-pong table and looking at what makes a great corporate culture.
Donna Morris
Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Play Primary Politics
Workplaces

Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Play Primary Politics

Are your employees squabbling? Left unaddressed, in-fighting can sink a company. As founder, you must learn to manage conflict.
Bob Wright
Workplaces of the Future Will Feel More Like 'The Matrix' Than 'Office Space'
Make More Happen

Workplaces of the Future Will Feel More Like 'The Matrix' Than 'Office Space'

Using smart hubs and virtual reality, office designers are focusing on productivity, innovation and community.
Federico Re
This Is Why Lots of Talented People Choose to Never Work for a Big Company
Company Culture

This Is Why Lots of Talented People Choose to Never Work for a Big Company

You could be a very comfortable cog in that very large machine. There are reasons why you went another way.
Gene Marks
What Women Want From the Workplace: An End to Sexism
Sexism

What Women Want From the Workplace: An End to Sexism

As Women's History Month comes to a close, we should focus less on political correctness, more on empathy.
Cord Himelstein
The Robots Will Take Our Jobs. Here's Why Futurist Ray Kurzweil Isn't Worried.
Robots

The Robots Will Take Our Jobs. Here's Why Futurist Ray Kurzweil Isn't Worried.

'We are going to have new types of jobs creating new types of dollars that don't exist yet,' says the inventor and futurist.
Catherine Clifford
Menial Tasks Eat Up the Majority of the Workday for Most Employees
Productivity

Menial Tasks Eat Up the Majority of the Workday for Most Employees

Employees in the U.S. spend the majority of their time at work scheduling and organizing, instead of engaging in meaningful, creative tasks, a new study finds.
Catherine Clifford