Here are 3 psychological tricks from the advertising industry that you can adapt as self-motivation tools to build habits and reach your goals.
Jobs have become, for so many, a relentless, unsatisfying toil. Why then does the work ethic still hold so much sway?
Around the world, workers are quitting their jobs in record numbers – and bosses are still scrambling to figure out how to keep them
More and more employers are using employee surveillance software to keep tabs on workers. Is this just a temporary fad or permanent trend?
What if paid work were no longer the centerpiece of American life?
As a record number of Americans leave their jobs, those who can’t are working themselves sick.
An ex-Amazon worker claimed in a lawsuit that she suffered from a bowel condition and was fired before she could get a doctor's note.
The benefits of reading are negated if you forget remember what you read. This article discusses a tested system to increase retention. Learn how to use active reading to remember more from books.
Foreign students are lied to and exploited on every front. They’re also propping up higher education as we know it
Life isn’t all diamond-infused cocktails and teleporting to private islands, even for the rich and famous!
The desperate economics behind the pursuit of an even higher education.
China has rolled out new regulations that severely limit for-profit tutoring services and bar foreign investment in private education companies.
[Epistemic Status: Scroll to the bottom for my follow-up thoughts on this from months/years later.] Early this year, Conor White-Sullivan introduced me to the Zettelkasten method of note-taking....
In America, tech jobs pay about 61% more than the average salary. Here's a look at which states have the highest tech salaries.
Those 10 seconds can make all the difference.
If you started working from home in the last 16 months, you’re in good company. Over 100 million Americans transitioned from in-person to remote work during the…
As a Founder, you are the Chief Storyteller. Here are the storytelling methods we have observed in pitches that motivate VCs to invest.
The 2-way-door rule is an emotionally intelligent way to strip away emotional clutter and build a bias toward action.
A job application from 1973 illustrates the peril of judging a person by their résumé.
Too often, women are the losers when it comes to home workspaces.
Software is actually a management technology.
The office cliques created by hybrid working could trigger major company culture issues
We have a finite amount of time, yet we still strive to accomplish infinite goals. Why do we put this pressure on ourselves – and how can we stop?
$15 an hour is suddenly the rule, not the exception, for U.S. workers. Its a major shift from pre-pandemic.
Lawyers were thought to be mostly immune from the coming AI revolution, but two legal experts explain why jobs that rely on human ingenuity can still be affected.
You want to be productive. Software wants to help. But even with a glut of tools claiming to make us all into taskmasters, we almost never master our tasks.
Thinking about your new life isn’t enough. Here’s how to follow through on your plans — even if you’re going back to old routines.
They were the sons of some of the most powerful families in California, never at a loss for money or kicks. Then they met Joe Hunt, who offered them the one thing they didn’t have: belief in...
Do you keep putting things off when you know you shouldn’t? Get going by understanding the psychology of irrational delay
Employers face the challenge of how to fill nearly 10 million job openings with about a million fewer worker than there are positions.
With employers scrambling to fill job openings, Gen Z teens are stepping into the breach.
Un/employmenthood: As more and more young people struggle to find work in an economy ravaged by Covid, words like "funemployed" are making a comeback.
Yes, but for different reasons than a decade ago.
Nearly half of people scheduled to return report feeling anxiety and depression related to their workplace plans, according to a new McKinsey report.
A study based on 770 people over six months analyzed which sets of traits are more effective at different levels of remoteness, thus helping us answering the question of what are the differences be…
Your five-minute guide to what's happening in tech this Monday, from questions surrounding office reopenings to Amazon's epic fine.
Gorillas has hit a billion dollar valuation and is expanding across Europe. But it's not all rosy. What's next for the company?
Programs paying expanded unemployment benefits are ending nationally on Sept. 6. It doesn't appear lawmakers will extend the deadline again.
Some companies are asking candidates to attend multiple interviews. But too many rounds could be a red flag – and even drive candidates away.
The federal minimum wage has been $7.25 per hour since 2009.
Bots filing bogus applications in bulk, teams of fraudsters in foreign countries making phony claims, online forums peddling how-to advice on identity theft: Inside the infrastructure of perhaps...
It’s easy to imagine that over there, just a few steps ahead, our problems will disappear.Pessimists, of course, are sure that instead of disappearing, tomorrow will make things worse.The truth is...
Former Amazon employee Christian Smalls is campaigning to unionise the Staten Island warehouse where he used to work. THE FACE joined him last month to found out exactly how he’s planning to beat...
Farmers effectively work from home, and in the past majority of the population was farming. What can they teach us about Work-Life Balance?
Its critical that you take a break in between milestones unless you want to get stuck on productivity and run dry on creativity.
Workers interviewed by CNN Business said they're struggling in the short-staffed environment.
The CEO of Workhuman argues that the old model of work-for-pay, which focuses on trying to extract the best out of employees coupled with an abundant investment in technology, is backfiring on the...
What is your biggest weakness? You have two minutes to answer! An increasing number of companies are screening candidates using what's called "asynchronous" or "one-way" job interviews where a...
As lockdowns start to lift, we have a rare opportunity to address burnout on a systemic level – and make sure everyone’s included
In their own voices, seven customer service representatives reveal what it’s like being caught between abusive callers and demanding employers.
Work communication has certainly become more casual – but what happens when your texts and social-media inboxes are filled with colleagues’ messages?
‘Labour abuse is baked into the supply-chain model championed by apparel giants,’ one labour rights researcher said.
We've learned a lot in our first month operating a hybrid office, and wanted to share those lessons for managers and executives thinking through similar questions right now.
If you need to quit by Tuesday to give two weeks’ notice but your boss can't meet until Thursday, what are you supposed to do?
The difference between CEO and median employee pay grew in 2020 despite the Covid pandemic and ongoing relief efforts.
The pandemic proved that office workers could do their jobs from anywhere in the world. Companies don’t want them to
The CEO’s job is as difficult as it is important. Here is a guide to how the best CEOs think and act.