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By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
This November, Californians will vote on the future of gig work for rideshare and delivery drivers for companies like Uber, Doordash and Lyft. While a new state law categorizes the workers as ‘employees,’ the companies, who have put over $181…
By Laura Fong
New research suggests "cyberloafing" can help workers cope with an exceptionally stressful work environment.
By Stephanie Andel, The Conversation
Bemoaning America’s productivity slowdown, behavioral economist Dan Ariely set out to find what really motivates us. Behavior is driven by emotion, he concluded, not rewards like money; the ability to help other people, feel that we’re useful, feel that we’re…
By PBS NewsHour
In the long view of history, technological advancement unleashed by the Industrial Revolution has come to be seen as a net positive for economic development and everyone’s well-being, even those workers who initially lost their jobs. There’s reason to wonder,…
By Simone Pathe
By Zeynep Ton
What do Costco, Trader Joe's, QuickTrip and Spanish supermarket Mercadona have in common? They treat labor as assets, says Zeynep Ton, author of "The Good Jobs Strategy," and therefore, avoid even bigger costs than labor.
How federal agencies are able to fluctuate their furloughed workforce…
Businesses Weigh Bottom Line of Health Reform's Employer Mandate…
Witnesses Raise 'Security Vulnerabilities' Concerns at Navy Yard After Shooting…
Hollywood Ending for 'Ocean's 16' Lottery Winners in Hurricane-Hit Community…
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