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

By 2025, machines will do more work than humans, a new report says

There’s one number that people forget to talk about when bemoaning the imminent robot apocalypse. It’s not the number of seconds it takes a robot….....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 17th, 2018

States Where People Are Too Sick to Work

Each year, American workers miss more than half a billion days due to illness and injury. While taking a sick day can sometimes not be avoided, a number of studies have shown that certain health........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 29th, 2018

The right way to add art to your investment portfolio

Purchasing an appealing work of art can be an enjoyable and potentially profitable endeavor for an increasing number of people......»»

Category: personalSource: cnnAug 3rd, 2018

Millennials are quitting lucrative jobs for better work-life balance

A record number of millennials are quitting their jobs, because they don’t want to be tied down, which essentially clears their schedule for more vacation time. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 31st, 2018

Charlotte officially lands the RNC, hiring and contracting work begins

Even before the Republican National Committee selected Charlotte on Friday for its 2020 convention, local organizers began shifting into gear to ramp up fundraising, hire a staff expected to number 20 to 30 people and seek a range of area vendors and c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2018

Millennials skipping vacation destinations that aren"t "Instagrammable"

An increasing number of people are turning to social media to pick up their next vacation destination, esp.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 20th, 2018

Market Extra: How the opioid epidemic is exacerbating a U.S. labor-market shortage

The number of people working or looking for work in the U.S. is near a four-decade low, and some experts believe that the opioid epidemic has played a key role in keeping a lid on participation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2018

Should you work while on vacation? For some, doing so could help you enjoy time off more

Of the various workplace benefits out there, paid vacation time is a highly coveted one among employees. Yet a large number of Americans don't capitalize on that paid time off.    &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 12th, 2018

Apps like Tinder and Bumble can open up relationships all over the world — but a surprising number of successful matches live just down the block

Jacob Bøtter/Flickr Dating apps are increasingly connecting people who live or work close by, have the same commute, or went to college together. Sometimes dating apps can speed up a relationship that might have unfold.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 10th, 2018

The top 15 cities around the world where people get paid more to work less

Charles Platiau/Reuters Paid vacation time allowance in the US, the only advanced country without a national vacation policy, is pretty miser.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 4th, 2018

States Where the Most People Work for the Government

Since the economic recovery began in 2010, the private sector has added 16 million jobs. At the same time, however, the number of public sector jobs has remained static. As a result, government........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 24th, 2018

How many will unplug this summer during vacation? Survey finds ...

Memorial Day — the unofficial start of summer — is approaching, meaning many Americans will be starting to plan their vacations.   But a new study released this week has found that many people, about 56 percent of workers, won't be unpluggin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

Spike In Rare Eye Cancer Occurrences Leaves Experts Confused

A significant number of people have been diagnosed with a rare type of eye cancer, leaving researchers and epidemiologists guessing for the reason for this bizarre occurrence. The eye cancer.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 2nd, 2018

Major retailers like Walmart and Target are doing whatever it takes to convince people to work there (TGT, WMT, JCP, KSS)

Gunnar Rathbun / Invision for Walmart / AP Images Retailers such as Target, JCPenney, and Kohl's are offering new perks in an effort to win over thousands of seasonal workers this holiday season.  Kohl's is offerin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 23rd, 2018

People are paying $170 for medical treatments at ‘IV bars’—and they don’t work

The Federal Trade Commission is cracking down on the trend......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 22nd, 2018

Earth, Wind & Fire said the reason they picked the 21st of September has nothing to do with the seasons

AP Photo/Tim Johnson A lot of people assume the Earth, Wind & Fire song "September" singles out Se.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2018

CFO of the Year: Kristin Ferge

While a chief financial officer’s work generally revolves around numbers, Kristin Ferge counts people as one of the most important aspects of her job......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2018

CDC: Alzheimer’s, Dementia Rate To Double By 2060

The study was released the day before World Alzheimer's Day 2018. The number of people with Alzheimer’s and related dementias will double by 2060, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 20th, 2018

10 people reveal what it"s really like to work in a Halloween store — and things can get seriously scary

ShutterstockFrom working long hours to styli.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2018

Booking vacation to Bermuda vs. a new kitchen: Here"s how some people misuse their home equity loan

No, you should not use that home equity line of credit to fund your vacation to Bermuda. You also shouldn't use it to pay for the utilities. .....»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 19th, 2018