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A Strategy for Happy Dual-Career Couples

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:30:16 EST

How some working parents make a counterintuitive approach work: Both take on new or challenging jobs at the same time, writes Sue Shellenbarger.

In Refugees, Companies Find a Talent Pool---and Training Challenges

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:58:38 EST

Refugees have become an important source of labor for some companies, but employers find they need to offer support services including translation, tips for navigating new homes and lives, and training in American-style management techniques.

Why Bosses Should Stop Thinking of A, B and C Players

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:55:55 EST

Putting employees into performance boxes hurts the workers—and the company.

How Companies Can Reduce Bias in Hiring

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:37:47 EST

The key is to take bias out of the hiring and promotion process instead of trying to take it out of the person.

Want to Be a CEO? It Helps to Look the Part

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:53:21 EST

New research suggests having a ‘look’ of competence is important in becoming a CEO.

Fundraising as a Female Founder

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:17:54 EST

Lynn Perkins of UrbanSitter sees signs of change as she works with the next generation of women heading startups.

The Affordable Care Act: The View From a Hospital CEO

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:05:20 EST

Steven Corwin of New York-Presbyterian discusses the impact on hospitals of the current uncertainty and likely upheaval in health care.

New York City Employees and the Art of Social Media

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:46:40 EST

The city’s chief digital officer says public officials need to communicate better with the people they serve.

When Signing Bonuses for Top Executives Pay Off for the Company

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:40:28 EST

Research shows that “golden hellos” can boost a company’s stock performance, but only in certain circumstances.

Growing Future Scientists in a Lab

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:44:11 EST

New Jersey nonprofit Students 2 Science aims to get teenagers hooked on science with real-world experiments in a high-tech lab.

Colleges, Faced With Funding Cuts, Target Tenure Trims

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:54:32 EST

GOP state lawmakers and schools look to winnow longtime faculty positions with tougher standards and fewer job protections.

Risk-Taking CEOs Have a Hobby in Common

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:12:20 EST

Chief executives who pilot planes in their spare time are more likely to inspire original thinking at their companies, according to a new study.

Albertsons' CEO: From Grocery Clerk to Head of More Than 2,300 Stores

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:34:44 EST

Bob Miller, a grocery clerk who worked his way up to Albertsons’ executive suite, discusses the supermarket chain’s strategy, a possible IPO and keeping a store’s neighborhood feel.

Andrew Lloyd Webber Is the Talk of Broadway

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:50:40 EST

Such contemporary-minded musicals as “Hamilton” and “Dear Evan Hansen” may continue to draw standing-room-only crowds. But these days, the theater community’s attention is turning to a 68-year-old, British-born composer with a string of hits going back nearly a half-century. Yes, Andrew Lloyd Webber is suddenly the talk of Broadway.

Political Chatter Is Making You Less Productive at Work

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:52:08 EST

Three months after the election, employees are spending a big chunk of their work hours reading, chatting and even clashing with their colleagues about politics, a new survey finds.

Skilled Workers Are Scarce in Tight Labor Market

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:31:29 EST

As unemployment hovers near a nine-year low, small U.S. manufacturers say they are spending more to find and train workers.

CEOs Spend More Time on Campus

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 14:14:31 EST

Chief executives are spending more time on college campuses, hoping to recruit M.B.A.s and undergraduates. The personal efforts by CEOS from companies such as Cargill and Land O’Lakes come as graduates gravitate toward top tech firms.

Teaching New York City Children to Read in English, When Their Parents Can't

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:31:37 EST

Literacy workshops in New York City public schools are aimed at showing parents how they can help their younger children learn to read.

Fast-Food Chains in India Cultivate Untapped Workforce: Women

Mon, 26 Dec 2016 22:40:14 EST

American fast-food chains have become an unlikely source of female employment and empowerment in India, a country where traditionally most women are kept from working outside the home.

Uber's Drive Into India Relies on Raw Recruits

Mon, 26 Dec 2016 22:52:01 EST

Uber is making a big push in India, but finding drivers is a challenge in a country where knowing how to operate a car and a smartphone is a rare talent.

Navy Restores Traditional Job Titles for Sailors

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 23:00:17 EST

The U.S. Navy said it once again will let enlisted sailors use traditional job rating titles, an about-face by top leaders who wanted to scrap a system as old as the Navy itself but who faced pushback from sailors world-wide.