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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:30:16 ESTHow some working parents make a counterintuitive approach work: Both take on new or challenging jobs at the same time, writes Sue Shellenbarger.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:58:38 ESTRefugees 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.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:55:55 ESTPutting employees into performance boxes hurts the workers—and the company.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:37:47 ESTThe key is to take bias out of the hiring and promotion process instead of trying to take it out of the person.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:53:21 ESTNew research suggests having a ‘look’ of competence is important in becoming a CEO.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:17:54 ESTLynn Perkins of UrbanSitter sees signs of change as she works with the next generation of women heading startups.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:05:20 ESTSteven Corwin of New York-Presbyterian discusses the impact on hospitals of the current uncertainty and likely upheaval in health care.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:46:40 ESTThe city’s chief digital officer says public officials need to communicate better with the people they serve.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:40:28 ESTResearch shows that “golden hellos” can boost a company’s stock performance, but only in certain circumstances.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:44:11 ESTNew Jersey nonprofit Students 2 Science aims to get teenagers hooked on science with real-world experiments in a high-tech lab.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:54:32 ESTGOP state lawmakers and schools look to winnow longtime faculty positions with tougher standards and fewer job protections.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:12:20 ESTChief executives who pilot planes in their spare time are more likely to inspire original thinking at their companies, according to a new study.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:34:44 ESTBob 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.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:50:40 ESTSuch 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.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:52:08 ESTThree 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.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:31:29 ESTAs unemployment hovers near a nine-year low, small U.S. manufacturers say they are spending more to find and train workers.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 14:14:31 ESTChief 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.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:31:37 ESTLiteracy workshops in New York City public schools are aimed at showing parents how they can help their younger children learn to read.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 22:40:14 ESTAmerican 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.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 22:52:01 ESTUber 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.
Wed, 21 Dec 2016 23:00:17 ESTThe 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.