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How do You Feel about Your Boss Snooping on You?

The rise of technology has led to growing concern over surveillance in the workplace. Monitoring employee productivity is not a new trend, but tech has …

A Blunt Discussion about Recreational Marijuana in the Workplace

As an employee, you want to make sure you are following proper workplace etiquette. Simple things like not speaking too loudly in the office, cleaning …

Patagonia gives PTO for Employees to Hit the Polls

Patagonia, the popular outdoor retailer, is providing its employees paid time off on November 6th so they are able to vote in the 2018 U.S. …

Is Your Commute a Drag? Here are the Average Commute Times in Each State

Commuting can be the bane of many people’s existence. If you’ve ever had a long commute, you know it can be incredibly insufferable. Sitting in …

Finding Your Happy Place: Productivity In & Out of the Office

If you work with a lot of Gen Xers or older millennials, you’ve probably heard a co-worker pay homage to the 1999 cult classic “Office …

Calling All New Dads: You Take Parenting Seriously, and So Should Your Company

For new dads, Father’s Day doesn’t consist of cracking open a cold one with junior back from college. Instead, it’s a less laidback affair involving …

It’s Take Your Dog to Work Day: Now Is Your Dog’s Chance to Bring Home the Bacon

Hooray! This “pawsome” day has finally come. It’s Take Your Dog to Work Day 2018. Instead of leaving your four-legged friends at home – their …

How to Research Your Commute

Few things are as challenging as looking for work. Making smart decisions involves a host of variables that may be quite contradictory. Figuring out where …

Would you move to Vermont for $10k?

You’re visiting Vermont on a November weekend. A magnificent hermit thrush flutters gingerly above the quintessential autumn scenery, and spots you hiking outside Waterbury after …

Cracking the Dress Code Dilemma

Survey Results Show Employees Crave At Least Some Structure When It Comes to Dress Codes Dress codes are, and always will be, a hot topic …