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  • Want to be a better worker? Get a creative hobby Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 8:57 AM ET

    Employees who did something creative after work were more likely to be helpful and creative problem solvers on the job, according to new research.

  • Some exempt from minimum wage, increased or not Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 5:20 PM ET
    Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, chairman of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, center, joins fellow Senate Democrats to urge approval for raising the minimum wage, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, April 2, 2014.

    Labor laws exclude more than a dozen categories of jobs from the minimum wage, including crews on fishing ships and casual baby sitters.

  • Who has the best job? Saturday, 19 Apr 2014 | 10:11 AM ET

    On the best jobs list, STEM careers dominate—High-five, math and science guys!—and the worst can be summed up in one word: Timber!

  • Oh, to be French: Work emails banned after 6 pm Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 3:29 PM ET
    France intends to protect employees from work email disturbing them outside office hours.

    French employers and unions have reached an agreement that would ban workers from checking work email or taking calls after 6 p.m., the BBC reports.

  • Junior analysts get no break despite new rules Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 11:19 AM ET
    Barclays Capital office building in New York.

    Investment banks have attempted to cut pressure on junior analysts, but the more things change, the more they remain the same. The NYT reports.

  • Brooklyn Law School cuts tuition     Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    Nicholas Allard, Brooklyn Law School dean, and Elie Mystal, Abovethelaw.com editor, discuss why Brooklyn Law School decided and is able to cut its tuition by 15 percent.

  • And the No. 1 source of stress at work is ... Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    Eight out of 10 US workers are stressed out. Can you guess why: Don't make enough money? Annoying co-workers? All of the above?

  • Stay-at-home moms growing among young and poor Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    Allicyn Willix plays with her children at her home in Bonnerdale, Ark., last year. Willix has been a stay at home mom since her second child was born.

    A study released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center shows a rising number of women are stay-at-home mothers, not always by choice.

  • Talk is cheap—unless it gets you a raise Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    The latest tactic to close the gap between men’s and women’s wages: Just talk about it.

  • Oil well firm starting 'colleges' for training Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 9:28 AM ET
    Simulator oil derrick training at NOV's technical college in Houston

    Facing a constant shortage of workers, a Houston firm launched an internal training program costing $50 million a year with a big payoff.

  • There's no paternity in baseball! Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 4:46 PM ET
    Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets criticized for taking a few days of paternity leave.

    The hubbub surrounding the paternity leave of the N.Y. Mets' Daniel Murphy is a sign of a new battle brewing over gender stereotypes—among dads.

  • Hey young job seekers, check your mom at the door Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 11:09 AM ET

    Millennials may be relying too heavily on their parents for career support, according to a new report.

  • Proof that Americans are a bunch of workaholics Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    A new survey of employees finds that only 25 percent of employees with paid time off took all of their vacation days last year.

  • Women work harder, earn more money, than their moms Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Women today work harder and earn more than their mothers did, but men still play a more important role in economic mobility, a new Pew study says.

  • Why millennials can't find jobs     Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 1:47 PM ET

    Discussing the lack of research and preparedness from millennials seeking jobs, with Kelley Holland, CNBC.com reporter, and Dan Schawbel, Millennial Branding founder.

  • Here's the real reason millennials can't land jobs Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 1:57 PM ET

    The job market is soft for recent college graduates, and hiring managers and other experts say millennials themselves are part of the problem.

  • Ford eyes Tesla's disruptive model     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:18 AM ET

    Bill Ford, Executive Chairman of Ford, shares his thoughts on Tesla. I find it very interesting, says Ford.

  • Ford's plan to bring jobs back to US     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:11 AM ET

    Bill Ford, Executive Chairman of Ford, discusses innovative ways to reinvent manufacturing and bring jobs back to the U.S.

  • Forbes' plan to reinvent America's workforce     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 7:21 AM ET

    We are combining old technology with the new, says Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman & editor-In-chief, sharing his plan for fostering growth and innovation in creating manufacturing jobs.

  • Chicago's plan to bridge the skills gap     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 6:52 AM ET

    Education plays a huge role in the recovery of our economy, says Cheryl Hyman, City Colleges of Chicago chancellor, discussing Chicago's special education initiative, "The College to Careers Program," aimed at narrowing the skills gap. We found that 80% of the jobs in our region are focused on industries such as health care, IT, transportation, hospitality, culinary and manufacturing, says Hyman.

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  • Weekly jobless claims and durable goods are the numbers to watch Thursday, but so are the massive amount of earnings reports expected. CNBC's Patti Domm explains.

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  • Many Americans think that they make enough money, but some think that they are unfairly paid—and want the problem fixed.

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