Workplace Culture

Atlanta after major bridge collapse: jump in mass transit

Apr 3, 2017

Atlanta area commuters flocked aboard mass transit trains and fewer cars hit the road Monday as public schools went on spring break, easing fears of fierce gridlock after last week's fiery collapse of a key interstate bridge

The Latest: 3 arrested in connection with overpass collapse

Apr 1, 2017

Officials say three people have been arrested in connection with a massive fire under Interstate 85 in Atlanta that caused a portion of the bridge to collapse

Christie office rejects judge's comments on venomous culture

Mar 31, 2017

Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's office is defending itself after a judge cited the venomous culture of his administration while sentencing two of his former aides in a political revenge plot

The Latest: Christie's office defends him from bridge judge

Mar 30, 2017

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's office is defending itself after a judge cited the venomous culture of his administration while sentencing two of his former aides in a political revenge plot

UK lawmakers to companies: End sexist high-heel dress codes

Mar 6, 2017

In a debate that has gone from office corridors to Britain's Parliament, lawmakers have put their foot down and urged employers to stop making women wear high heels as part of corporate dress codes

Report: Interior Dept law enforcement chief 'unprofessional'

Feb 27, 2017

The Interior Department's inspector general says the agency's law enforcement director "demonstrated a pattern of unprofessional behavior" by touching and hugging female employees and making flirtatious remarks

Japan starts weekend early to improve work-life balance

Feb 24, 2017

Some workers in Japan have enjoyed an early start to their weekend under a new initiative to encourage a better work-life balance

Schools reopen in Brazil state paralyzed by police protest

Feb 13, 2017

Children returned to school and most public transport began operating again in a Brazilian state that was paralyzed by a protest that prevented military police from patrolling

Book Review: 'Work Pause Thrive' by Lisen Stromberg

Feb 6, 2017

Book Review: Central theme of "Work Pause Thrive" by Lisen Stromberg: It's OK to pause for parenting

UK workplace study finds women forced to wear heels

Jan 25, 2017

A British parliamentary study into workplace dress codes has found that women have been told to wear high heels, dye their hair or wear revealing outfits at the office

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