In 2016 women who worked year-round and full-time earned, on average, around 81 cents for every dollar earned by men. Though still substantial, the difference in women’s average earnings relative to men’s has narrowed considerably since the 1970s.
By Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn
Fatal workplace shootings, like the one Monday in Orlando, Florida, are ticking upward in the United States, government statistics show.
By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press
Here's some practical advice on what "older" women workers can do to get hired.
By Joanna Lahey
The general rule of thumb when looking for a new job is to find one before quitting your current job. But you shouldn't always stick to that. Nick Corcodilos advises one reader whose work environment was too toxic for him…
By Nick Corcodilos
By Nick Corcodilos
When negotiating a job offer, says headhunter Nick Corcodilos, decide what's most important to you. If it’s time with your child, then make that your priority. If you can live without an extra 30 minutes of family time, and you…
What Are the Effects and Requirements for Employers Under Health Reform?…
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that employees who speak out against discrimination in the workplace are entitled to legal protection from retribution. Marcia Coyle explains the court's decision.
As research of preventative genetic testing increases, many fear the impact this information can have on employment and health-insurance practices -- leading the Senate to vote Thursday to ban genetic-based discrimination. An expert on genetics examines the issue.
Journalist Judy Woodruff reports on how young Americans are changing the workplace with new ideas on how the professional world should operate.
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