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Just Looking at Photos of Nature Could Be Enough to Lower Your Work Stress Levels

Just Looking at Photos of Nature Could Be Enough to Lower Your Work Stress Levels

admin March 24, 2016 0

There’s no shortage of research highlighting the benefits of spending time in the great outdoors. All manner of studies highlight things like how access to the outdoors is better for our vision and improves

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Study Explores How to Increase Productivity by Stopping Cyberloafing

Study Explores How to Increase Productivity by Stopping Cyberloafing

admin January 20, 2016 0

A new study by Matthew McCarter, associate professor of management at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), looks into the bane of managers in nearly every industry: employees slacking off by excessively

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Why Checking Your Emails After Work is so Bad for Your Health

Why Checking Your Emails After Work is so Bad for Your Health

admin January 6, 2016 0

Unless you’re very young or very old, it’s likely you have some kind of relationship with email, whether you get hundreds of messages a day or a few dozen a week. A new study

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Shared Office Coffee Machines Are As Gross As You’d Think

Shared Office Coffee Machines Are As Gross As You’d Think

admin January 5, 2016 0

If you work in an office and use the communal coffee maker, chances are you’ve had the following thought at some point or other: Who cleans that thing? Maybe you’ve even joked about it

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Is the Internet Killing Middle Class Jobs?

Is the Internet Killing Middle Class Jobs?

admin April 14, 2015 Comments Off on Is the Internet Killing Middle Class Jobs?

The robopocalypse for workers may be inevitable. In this vision of the future, super-smart machines will best humans in pretty much every task. A few of us will own the machines, a few will

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Facial Hair Is Back in Style in Business Settings

Facial Hair Is Back in Style in Business Settings

admin January 3, 2015 Comments Off on Facial Hair Is Back in Style in Business Settings

A century or so after the handlebar mustache made boardrooms look like a convention of Kaiser Wilhelm II impersonators, facial hair has found its way back to the professional setting. As a new generation

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Science Confirms It: Your Boss Is Making You Unhappy

Science Confirms It: Your Boss Is Making You Unhappy

admin November 14, 2014 Comments Off on Science Confirms It: Your Boss Is Making You Unhappy

There’s plenty of evidence out there to confirm the old adage that a happy worker is a productive worker. In a striking example from a 2012 study, American companies that made a list of

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