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  • As China gets pricey, Foxconn plans big move in India Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015 | 1:30 AM ET

    Foxconn plans to expand in India, building 12 factories and employing 1M workers amid rising costs and labor disputes in China, the FT reports.

  • CEO explains the virtues of going virtual Saturday, 13 Jun 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    After years advising CEOs to let employees telecommute, this HR consultant decided to take her own counsel and ditch office space for good.

  • Small biz caught in 'David and Goliath' crossfire Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 11:42 AM ET
    Parker Conrad, CEO, Zenefits

    The real reason payroll giant ADP blocked HR start-up Zenefits from accessing its systems is fear, Zenefits co-founder and CEO Parker Conrad tells CNBC.

  • Biggest time-wasters at work? You may be surprised Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 7:30 AM ET
    Lazy worker at desk

    Managers report employees wasting time on texting, the Internet and gossiping. Employees have a slightly different take.

  • Apple employees take a bite out of Cook Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Apple employees take a bite out of Cook

    Apple store employees raised complaints to CEO Tim Cook that the company's bag searching policy is demeaning and embarrassing.

  • Supreme Court rules for job cases Monday, 1 Jun 2015 | 10:42 AM ET
    Supreme Court rules for job cases

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on two key rulings from the high court on job discrimination and free speech.

  • A US workplace civil war that's at a tipping point Friday, 29 May 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Protesters march around the Capitol after participating in a rally against a "right-to-work" proposal, on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Madison, Wis.

    The US is split over right to work laws—literally. Exactly half of the 50 states are right-to-work states—the next will tip the balance.

  • How is looking for 'niche talent' Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | 11:40 PM ET
    How is looking for 'niche talent'

    Sanjay Modi. Asia managing director at, introduces the "Talent Bin" - a new product that aims to help employers get in touch with "niche talent" in the region.

  • Disruptor 50: No. 30 HackerRank Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Harishankaran and Vivek Ravisankar, co-founders of HackerRank

    HackerRank is providing the tools to create programming tests that actually screen for the IT skills a company is looking for.

  • Disruptor 50: No. 26 ZenPayroll Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Joshua Reeves, CEO of ZenPayroll.

    These three Stanford grads are targeting the small-businesses owner, offering a simpler and more affordable way to manage the payroll process.

  • Zenefits raises $500 million Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | 10:25 AM ET
    Zenefits raises $500 million

    Human resources software start-up Zenefits co-founder and CEO Parker Conrad, discusses what's driving healthy investor demand.

  • Changing careers Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Changing careers

    If you're looking to change careers, highlighting the skills you already have and the experience you've already acquired is an excellent start. But the path to launching a new career can be a daunting one. Sharon Epperson asks the questions you need to know.

  • Ruth Porat to become Google CFO Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 10:21 AM ET
    Ruth Porat to become Google CFO

    Morgan Stanley CFO Ruth Porat steps down from Morgan Stanley to become the CFO of Google, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Silicon Valley eyeing Pao discrimination case Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 8:21 AM ET
    Silicon Valley eyeing Pao discrimination case

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the ripple effects of the high-profile gender lawsuit against Kleiner Perkins.

  • How to gain control of your legal life Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 6:42 AM ET
    How to gain control of your legal life

    Lisa Green, "On Your Case" author, shares her ideas on how people can legally control every aspect of their lives, including marriage, divorce, and estate planning.

  • Canoodles by the copier? Office romance returns Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 8:06 AM ET
    Office romance coffee machine

    The stigma of an office romance is becoming as dated as the power suit. NBC's reports.

  • Wall Street's latest winners: Junior bankers Sunday, 4 Jan 2015 | 3:00 PM ET
    NYSE New York Stock Exchange Wall Street

    Wall Street's less senior employees may be getting the upper hand as more major banks try to get them to stay.

  • What to do about Silicon Valley's color problem? Saturday, 20 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Google signage outside of the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.

    The tech sector's lack of diversity has been widely chronicled. So how do companies like Google, Apple and Facebook solve the problem?

  • Salesforce, Uber have message for vets: 'I Want You' Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 2:43 PM ET

    Salesforce and Uber are recruiting military veterans, a message they're touting at the Dreamforce conference

  • 3 ways to save money on health insurance Saturday, 20 Sep 2014 | 9:53 AM ET
    Health care costs

    Nearly 150 million Americans are covered under work health plans, but spend less time on benefits than planning vacations, a costly mistake.