The "World Domination Summit" Wants to Teach People to Do What They Love
August 22, 2014

It's meant to inspire people to leave corporate life and do what they love. But what does that mean for the rest of us?

New Dads Get More Breaks than New Moms in the Office
August 20, 2014

25% of people found it "admirable" when a man took care of his kids. Only 3% thought so about women. 

The Best Way to Be Your Own Boss: Selling Advice on How to Be Your Own Boss
August 19, 2014

A new wave of solopreneurs are capitalizing on people desperate for self-employment success. 

What Do Employees Think About The Future Of Work?
A survey of New Republic readers reveals pessimism but also shows a path forward
August 18, 2014

New survey results show that flexibilty and gender equality are the key to the future workplace

It's Time to Pay Prisoners the Minimum Wage
Paying just $2 a day hurts our economy and punishes families
August 15, 2014

Giving convicts labor equality will help our conscience and our bottom line. 

Freelance Workers Are Our Future. So Why Are We Penalizing Them?
August 14, 2014

Our government can't distinguish between an employee and a contractor. And that's hurting our freelancers and our future.

Office Snacks Are Bad For You
All those free goodies aren't just detrimental to the cleanliness of your keyboard
August 07, 2014

Step away from the candy bowl.

Are America's Unions Too Local?
A labor economist explains how an industry-wide collective bargaining system would revolutionize the way we work
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August 06, 2014

A labor economist explains how an industry-wide collective bargaining system would revolutionize the way we work 

The NFL Cheerleaders Should Be Your Fair-Pay Heroes
August 04, 2014

The bottom 60 percent of the workforce hasn’t gotten a raise in a decade, and, for some, pay has even fallen. The basic bargain that Americans put in a hard day’s work and share in some of the bounty they produce has been broken.

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