Work

Gender Quotas Worked in Norway. Why Not Here?
September 05, 2014

Turns out, American culture may be hindering gender equality.

Unemployed Americans Are Miserable, and Republicans Are Making It Worse
August 20, 2014

Extending unemployment insurance would reduce the misery of the jobless.

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. 

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.

Turning Twitter Procrastination into Literature
A discussion with Cory Arcangel and Jonah Peretti
August 08, 2014

Artist Cory Arcangel's new book is a compilation of those who couldn't resist tweeting the words "working on my novel."

The Google Mega-Campus Can't Compete With Coworking Spaces
Trying to find creativity outside the cubicle
July 18, 2014

About one third of U.S. employees work outside the office—and this doesn't even include the nearly four in ten in-office employees who spend some time working remotely. That’s a lot of people trying to find a seat at Starbucks. Thats where coworking spaces come in.

Why We Still Can't Erase the Gender Pay Gap
July 11, 2014

Despite significant gains since the 1960s, we still can't erase the gender pay gap. Here are some solutions.

It's Time to Fix the Very Pale, Very Male Boardroom
July 09, 2014

Despite the benefits of diverse leadership, boardrooms and C-suites are still lacking women and minorities. How do we fix it?

We Know We Work Too Much. Now How Do We Stop It?
July 02, 2014

It's time our laws enabled us to unplug.

Yet Another Reason Why We Should All Stand at Work
June 30, 2014

It will help you be more creative.

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