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A University of Iowa Study Just Gave You Another Reason to be Nice at Work

Science says you should be friendly toward your co-workers because it promotes this one important side effect that can help the entire company......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 17th, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: We know noncitizen workers have huge role in local economy. A new study shows just how much.

A study on the role of non-U.S. citizens in our region’s work force was released last week by the Center for Regional Analysis at George Mason University. At a time when a lot of emotion surrounds the treatment of immigrants, I valued the opportu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

UGA Law School expanding in Atlanta

The University of Georgia Law School is expanding its offerings in Atlanta. UGA’s School of Law will offer a Master in the Study of Law program in Atlanta beginning this fall. “In today’s highly regulated, legislated and litigated work env.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 3rd, 2018

The Relentless Radicalization Of Sweden

Authored by Judith Bergman via The Gatestone Institute, A new study of Salafism in Sweden, conducted by the Swedish Defence University, paints a bleak picture of the ongoing radicalization of Muslims in Sweden. The Salaf are the "pious.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge5 hr. 48 min. ago

Here"s Why Cara Therapeutics Jumped 56.5% in the First Half of 2018

A big clinical trial success gave investors reason to smile......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews12 hr. 3 min. ago

California mayor wants to forbid neckties at work

A California mayor cites the public’s health as a reason to keep the ties at home......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 13th, 2018

Program teaches employees mindfulness techniques

Work is called “work” for a reason: the hours can be long, the pressure is on and jobs are stressful......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018

Honolulu named top 10 city for "worktirement"

Honolulu might be an expensive place to retire, but for seniors looking to work during their retirement, the city could be a good option. A recent study by SmartAsset ranked Hawaii's state capital in seventh place on its list of top 10 cities for.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

SRP tops annual power company survey; APS ranks near bottom in West

For the 17th year in a row and 19th year overall, Salt River Project ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the western U.S., according to the 2018 Electric Utility Customer Satisfaction Study by J.D. Power. Electric customers gave SRP a customer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Some Tesla employees reportedly develop a zombie-like "Tesla stare" after working shifts that can last up to 16 hours (TSLA)

Tesla Some Tesla employees work such long hours they develop a zombie-like "Tesla stare," Bloomberg reports. Current and former employees told the publication they drank large amounts of Red Bull, some of which the company gave them fo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

Airbnb benefits local economies. But mainly in white neighborhoods, study finds.

A new Purdue University study found that white neighborhoods -- not their black or Latino counterparts -- are most likely to benefit from Airbnb visitors......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 11th, 2018

Uber"s chief human resources officer abruptly steps down

Uber's chief human resources officer has abruptly stepped down. Liane Hornsey told employees in an email Wednesday that she is leaving the company but gave no reason. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2018

This Is the Number One Reason Why People Don’t Unplug From Work While on Vacation

Millennials have "vacation request anxiety." Summer is well underway, and it is prime time for travel and vacations. And yet, most people won’t take advantage of the plum opportunities at h.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 11th, 2018

The man that won the Nobel prize in economics for contract theory shares his thoughts on smart contracts

Oliver Hart won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2016 for his work in contract theory, the study of how contracts and incentives influence decision-mak.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Mothers in Denmark Are Less Productive at Work, Study Finds

Young mothers are less productive at work than their male counterparts and women without children, according to a new study of Danish workers, a finding with important implications for gender-pay gaps......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 10th, 2018

Vaping does little to help you stop smoking

Using e-cigarettes does little to help adults stop smoking, a new Georgia State University study found. The research, which studied electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) users in 2015-2016, found no evidence that the products helped adult sm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2018

First-Of-Its-Kind University Study Proves Without A Doubt That Your Phone Is Spying On You

Authored by Matt Agorist via ActivistPost.com, For years, conspi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 6th, 2018

By paying staff to cycle to work, companies benefit from more savings, less sick leave and improved satisfaction

Dan Kitwood/Getty Images It's been two years since France introduced a "cycle-to-work" reimbursement scheme. A study of the scheme carried out b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 4th, 2018

Researchers found no evidence your phone is secretly recording you. But they did find that some apps secretly record your screen (FB)

Francisco Seco/AP A new study out of Northeastern University did not find any evidence that your phone secretly records you to serve targeted ads — a longtime conspiracy theory. But the researchers did find at l.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 3rd, 2018

Study: Bengals fans among worst in the NFL

If it's not bad enough that the team's performance on the field has been lacking, fans of the Cincinnati Bengals have another badge to wear: They’re awful fans.  That’s the verdict of a new study from Emory University. A professor at Emory’s Goi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

Why being a successful leader isn’t as easy as you think

In the study of leadership, a successful leader is expected to provide a better work environment that produces higher performance and job satisfaction. Building talent around vision, people skills, character, and drive can help effect levels of l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2018