• Hate Meetings? Why Most Are Complete Failures Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 2:47 PM ET
    This meeting? Total failure. My nap? Total success!

    Feel like most meetings are a complete waste of your time? Join the club! Here's why most meetings are failures.

  • Why Your Doctor Is Such an Insensitive Jerk Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | 2:21 PM ET

    The No. 1 reason doctors cite for become doctors is the “desire to help people” and yet jerk-ism runs rampant in the medical profession. Why is that?

  • Londoners aged 18-24 will have to do three months of unpaid work in order to continue claiming social security benefits in a new scheme announced by London’s mayor Boris Johnson, however there are claims that rather than helping young people back into work, the scheme exploits their free labor.

  • Employees behaving badly can take a huge toll on the organization.

  • Garbage is dirty and stinky and once it's out of sight, it's out of mind. But the truth is, garbage is a good indicator of the economy and right now, some say it's flashing a warning signal.

  • Gahhhh! What Stresses People Out the Most at Work Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    What really stresses people out the most — annoying co-workers? Long hours? Feeling underappreciated? Find out.

  • A Work Email Blackout? Par-ty! Par-ty! Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 3:37 PM ET

    Here's what people said about an email blackout. You might be surprised!

  • Are there extra idiots on your commute these days? Yeah, you might need a better work-life balance.

  • Vote: Would You Like a Work Email Blackout? Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 2:34 PM ET

    Do you check your email on your iPhone or BlackBerry after work?

  • Hey, Boss — Time to Ditch the Corner Office Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    There's a palpable anxiety in Officeville these days, with worries about everything from the economy to job security.

  • Faber Report: More Cuts Coming on Wall Street?     Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 9:38 AM ET

    Will the latest banking crisis produce additional unemployment on Wall Street? CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details.

  • Santelli on Safety, Socialism & Scandals     Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 11:13 AM ET

    "Nobody cleans up their messes anymore, especially governments," rants CNBC's Rick Santelli, weighing in on historically low yields; France's Peugeot cutting 8,000 jobs, and recent financial scandals.

  • HSBC Braced For Huge US Penalty Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 7:42 PM ET
    A sign featuring the logo of the banking giant HSBC hangs outside a branch on December 11, 2003 in Hong Kong. The London-based bank, which operates in 79 countries, gave an upbeat tone for the global economy March 1, 2004 including its key Hong Kong market by reporting a record annual pre-tax profit of ?7.7bn ($14.4). (

    HSBC is to apologize to US lawmakers for failing to have appropriate controls in place to ensure it did not facilitate the financing of terrorism and other criminal activities, transgressions that analysts estimate may cost it up to $1 billion in fines.The FT reports.

  • Are You a Financial Thrill-Seeker?     Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012 | 6:50 AM ET

    John Gapper, "A Fatal Debt" author, discusses his new book about Wall Street's high rollers and the impact of the financial crash on banks, and ensuing layoffs.

  • Out of Work

    Companies have been slowly adding workers for more than two years. But pink slips are still going out in a crucial area: government, the New York Times reports.

  • More Trouble Ahead for Nokia?     Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 11:10 AM ET

    Nokia plans to cut 10,000 jobs and warns of Q2 losses from its cellphone business. So, what's ahead for the company? Michael Genovese, MKM Partners managing director, explains why he has a "sell" on the stock and a price target of $2 a share.

  • President Obama delivers a statement on the outlook of the U.S. economy; the problems in Europe, saying "it is in everybody's interest for Greece to remain in the euro zone;" and instructs Congress to act on his jobs plan, housing legislation, and tax breaks for small business. The President answers questions from members of the press on Europe's banking problems, and layoffs in state & government jobs and the construction industry.

  • Five Signs You May Get Laid Off Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 2:36 PM ET

    CNBC.com spoke with human resource experts to find out the five tell-tale signs that you may need to update your resume.

  • Banking on Euro Zone Progress     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 6:42 AM ET

    Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill & Partners chief strategist, discusses the impact of Europe's debt problem on the overall U.S. economy and the future of record low interest rates.

  • US Planned Layoffs Jump 53%: Challenger Report Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 7:31 AM ET

    Job cuts jumped by 53 percent in May from April, with Hewlett-Packard's layoffs propelling the computer industry to the top spot among the biggest job cutters this year, a report by consultancy firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas showed.