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Aug 31 2018

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Americans Are Happier at Work, but Expect a Lot Less

For the first time since 2005, more than half of U.S. workers say they’re satisfied with their jobs. But data also suggest Americans have changing views of what makes a job good, after a decade of bruising job cuts, minimal raises and lean staffing.

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When It’s OK to Be a Workaholic

For those who love what they do, being a workaholic isn’t all that unhealthy, new research suggests.

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Do Free Business-School Courses Have a Payoff?

Schools like Wharton and Harvard Business School have attracted thousands of people to free or low-cost online versions of courses taken by full-time M.B.A. students. But the career benefits for learners remain unclear.

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Generals Bring Battlefield Expertise to the Business World

Employers are turning to generals for help on numerous fronts, from corporate governance to grappling with cyberwarfare.

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Workers Save More for Retirement When Employers Tell Them to: Study

In an experiment involving older public employees in North Carolina, older workers—typically the most inflexible—were more likely to reassess their savings strategies or increase contributions in response to ‘nudges.’

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Unlimited Vacation Time Is a Lot of Work

Experts say unlimited vacation time isn’t a perfect solution to an overworked workforce. Employees can become more hesitant to take time off when they’re allowed to do it any time—and for as long as they desire.

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New Uber CEO’s First Job: Manage the Board

Dara Khosrowshahi, the longtime head of Expedia who has been tapped to take over at Uber, would have to work with a board riven by animosity and legal disputes that is still looking for a new chairman.

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Office Spaces Focusing More on Communal Areas

Businesses are beginning to design offices spaces that are increasing the amount of square footage per employee when shared work settings are taken into account.

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Silicon Valley Scandals Open Dialogue Between Men and Women

Some female startup founders speak up about behavior they say they encounter in the male-dominated venture capital industry, as a string of scandals prompt some in the industry to confront cases of impropriety and re-examine practices.

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The Trick to Resisting Temptation

Dan Ariely answers readers’ questions on personal policies, distracted driving and office overconfidence.

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The Management Fix That Made Firefox Faster

Mozilla, the company that makes the Firefox web browser, used tangible goals and a spirit of competition to inspire workers to focus on critical issues hurting their product’s performance.

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Con Job: Hackers Target Millennials Looking for Work

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Some Companies Want You to Take a Mental-Health Day

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In a Job Market This Good, Who Needs to Work in the Gig Economy?

Use Your Seat to Get Ahead at Work

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Healthier Workers Are More Productive, Study Finds

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The Never-Ending Performance Review

As companies move from annual performance reviews to more-frequent evaluations, workers and bosses are coping with a flood of feedback. ‘Why isn’t once a year enough?’

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How Four Companies Evaluate Employees Year-Round

Companies from ride-hailing service Lyft to Goldman Sachs have implemented systems that allow for more-frequent assessments of employees. Here’s how they work.

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