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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. …

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 …

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 …

7 Ways to Avoid Being Friends with Coworkers

What to Do When You’re There to Work, Not Make Friends It’s All About Boundaries It might be tempting to hang out at the water …

8 Ways You're Ruining Your Online Reputation

Common Online Reputation Management Mistakes & How to Fix Them Employers Are Watching You It has become common practice for employers to scan social media …

14 Steps to Achieving Work-Life Balance

In today’s busy world, prioritizing between your work and your personal life can be a huge challenge. But studies show that a poor work-life balance …

A Work-from-Home Argument Your Boss Can't Refuse

Everyone’s had mornings when they’d rather stay in their bunny slippers and gloat at the traffic reports while sipping coffee and working from their “home …

9 Jobs That Let You Work from Home

Careers That Don’t Require You to Commute Farther Than Your Living Room Yahoo! Makes Waves by Banning Work-from-Home Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo!, caused quite a …

Self-employment

Pay Yourself Right When Being Your Own Boss The dream of working independently is a reality for almost 10 million people in the United States, …