Less Americans are filing for unemployment benefits and have neared a six-year low, according to a report.
Less Americans are filing for unemployment benefits and have neared a six-year low, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Thursday. Read more »
How do you earn respect as a manager when your team members are older and more experienced than you are? Here are some tips that may help. Read more »
Young adults need to start thinking about retirement and taking steps in their 20s — even early 20s, financial experts say. Here are the whys and hows. Read more »
The holiday shopping season kicked off early, as several retailers began offering deals on Thanksgiving Day. Many people complained about the early start and the mad rush for deals — yet they... Read more »
Six out of 10 American workers fear they will lose their jobs due to economic instability, a troubling finding in what is technically the third year of economic recovery, according to a new survey. Read more »
If it seems like I'm always beating the drum for improved work flexibility — well, I am. But I'm not alone. I receive emails every week supporting my belief that flexible work options often... Read more »
The budding entrepreneurs wear blue sweat pants labeled "prisoner" and huge, flapping blue shirts. Their doors are triple locked, and lunch is a stale peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Complicating... Read more »
Thanksgiving weekend feels like it's all about big box retailers and national chains. Since 2010, Small Business Saturday is about sharing some of your holiday spending budget with small and local... Read more »
The parades and carnivals that draw people to downtown areas across the country this holiday season will be more than big celebrations. They're part of a strategy to get shoppers into small stores. Read more »
Almost three years ago, Janell Brown and her husband, Trent, decided to parlay her baking talents into a now-successful business venture. Brown credits the help she received at the Zions Bank... Read more »
Like me, many readers see both the downside to eating lunch at restaurants too often and the upside to building friendships over a nice meal. Striking the right balance will mean different things... Read more »
Norris Danzey served 30 years in the Navy before he retired as a lieutenant commander in 2001, but he wasn't ready to quit working. Read more »
Utah-based company Vivint, which specializes in home automation services, has been ranked second for job creation nationally by Inc. magazine. Read more »
Thirty-three percent of human resources professionals in a recent survey said a lack of open, honest communication has the most negative impact on employee morale. So why do so many managers and... Read more »
It seems I can't check out a website or cruise social media these days without hearing of another controversy regarding telecommuting. The latest involves Hewlett-Packard, which appears to be... Read more »
Friday lunch with friends from work has always been a highlight of my week. But a new survey asks whether eating lunch at a restaurant is worth the price. Read more »
A new study shows Americans are working longer hours — but are they working smarter? Read more »
The government came close to bumping into its debt ceiling, but was saved last week by a last-minute deal to avert a default. Even so, perhaps consumers should consider if they're edging closer to... Read more »
A little humility in the young is always appreciated, right? Read more »
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 4.7 percent of Utahns are unemployed. The unemployed have the same psychological challenges as people who are lost in the wilderness, says search expert... Read more »
A study released in August by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows which American jobs are the most potentially dangerous. Read more »
My wife decided to leave her successful career to follow a passion. How do I support her while dealing with my insecurity about money and our future? Read more »
Businesses are beginning to micromanage where people sit at work, shifting them around sometimes randomly in attempts to improve collaboration and innovation. Read more »
Wednesday is Boss's Day, and while I never expected to be a boss, I'm grateful now for managers who gave me opportunities and helped me learn the ropes. Read more »
A large part of building better work-life balance depends on one's ability to know when it's time to buckle down and do the job, and when it's time to have fun — both at home and in the office. Read more »
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