People really hate the way we talk at work

Feb 27, 2020
Office-speak can be both annoying and convenient, said The Atlantic's Olga Khazan.
A London office building in 2013.
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Are narcissistic CEOs bad for business?

Oct 15, 2018
Chief executives high on the narcissism scale may interview well, but flail long term.
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We're taking a lot of work home with us, a RAND study finds

Aug 14, 2017
More than half of those surveyed use personal time to meet employers' demands.
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For companies, bad reputations come at a cost

Jul 21, 2017
Most people don’t want to work at companies with bad reputations — unless they get a big paycheck.
It would take more than a 50 percent pay bump for people to go work at a company with a bad reputation.
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Do open-space offices really make us more productive?

Jun 19, 2017
In the world of open-space offices, we need to change how we talk about productivity.
The new Apple Park campus in Santa Clara Valley comes with a great view, but will it lead to more collaboration and productivity?
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Amazon's company culture: innovative or punishing?

Oct 19, 2015
Retailer is known for hard-working employees and 'unreasonably high' standards.

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Work hangovers cost billions in productivity

Oct 16, 2015
All your crazy keggers are taking a toll on the economy.

Is Amazon alone?

Aug 17, 2015
Even the perks at technology companies reinforce long hours.