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You Might Like Your Job Better If You Have More Sex, According to a New Study
Study links having more sex to more engagement and satisfaction at work.
It’s Not Just You, Everyone’s Been Less Productive Since the Election
A survey found that 29 percent of people said their productivity had tanked since the election.
3 Lessons Companies Can Learn From Google’s Diversity Travails
As a new article shows, Google hasn’t made much progress on the diversity front. Other companies can learn from the search giant’s errors.
Europeans Work 19 Percent Fewer Hours Than Americans Do
The average American works one more hour every weekday than the average European.
If You’re a Good Employee and Your Boss Still Bullies You, This Could Be Why
Bosses who bully high-performing employees may be motivated by different factors than ones who bully low-performing ones.
How Do You Manage an Out-of-Control, Self-Destructive Boss Like Donald Trump?
If Trump is your boss, you’ve got a few options — but none of them is great.
Don’t Let ‘Completion Bias’ Derail You at Work
We derive great satisfaction from checking items off our to-do list — but there’s also a downside.
Explaining the Implicit Quota on Women Executives
A quiet sense of “that’s enough” seems to take hold within a company once a woman gets to the top.
Do Companies Really Need ‘Chief Behavioral Officers’?
There could be benefits to spreading the wisdom around instead of trusting it to one specific executive.
What If Office-Holiday-Party Hookups Are Actually Great?
Forget the conventional wisdom. Here’s a couple whose sloppy office hookup ended in marriage.
The Case for Talking Things Out With Your Mean Boss
The importance of being on the same page, even when that page is negative.
America Still Isn’t Totally Cool With Lady-Bosses
Though we are certainly making progress.
Networking Is Literally Disgusting
But if you don’t do it, your work performance may suffer, says a new paper.
Anxious Job Applicants May Benefit From Tougher Interviewers
Asking for Advice Makes You Seem
Competent, Not Less
Get over your misplaced fear of seeking help.
Nurses Who Care the Most Burn Out Fastest
A drive to help others can backfire.
Companies With Diverse Boards Take Fewer Reckless Risks
In diverse groups, it’s harder to come to quick decisions — and that can be a good thing.
Work Smarter: Speak Vaguely to Seem More Powerful
New research helps explain some of the magic of corporate-speak.
You Have No Idea What Your Co-workers Really Think of You
Do your colleagues see you as too pushy, or a total pushover?
It Pays to Be Overconfident, Even When You Have No Idea What You’re Doing
There’s very little downside to acting like you run the place.