Human Resources and Employment Services


  • ....The Worst Jobs in America for 2013 Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 4:10 AM ET

    There are a variety of reasons a job can get slapped with the "worst job" title,be it danger, stress or just a poor outlook. Here are the 10 Worst Jobs for 2013.

  • And the Worst Company in America Is...   Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 11:37 AM ET
    And the Worst Company in America Is...

    Electronic Arts has been voted the worst company in America by Consumerist readers, beating out Bank of America, Ticketmaster, and even Carnival Cruise Lines.

  • Arggggh! American Workers Are at a Breaking Point Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    The economy may be showing signs of recovery, but American workers are about to snap. An overwhelming 83% say they're stressed out by at least one thing at work.

  • Switcheroo: Turning Office Guilt Into Productivity Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Gahhhhhh! Aren't there some tasks you just hate? Here's an office experiment: The "guilt hour." It's a way to knock off those unwanted tasks and shed the guilt.

  • Will a Kinder, Gentler CEO Be More Effective?   Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 7:40 AM ET
    Will a Kinder, Gentler CEO Be More Effective?

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale University School of Management; and William George, Harvard Business School professor, discuss how mindful leadership can provide unexpected productivity in the workplace. Arianna Huffington, The Huffington Post editor-in-chief, weighs in.

  • De-Stressing at Work With Arianna   Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 7:31 AM ET
    De-Stressing at Work With Arianna

    Arianna Huffington, The Huffington Post editor-in-chief, discusses the importance of corporate wellness and how relaxation techniques can help workers reduce stress.

  • Strategies of Successful Women in Business   Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 6:50 AM ET
    Strategies of Successful Women in Business

    Caroline Ghosn, Levo League CEO, explains how building mentoring relationships can help women gain the tools they need to succeed in the workforce.

  • How Important Is a College 'Pedigree' in Hiring? Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 4:33 PM ET
    University of Pennsylvania

    Critics say Marissa Mayer is fixated on credentials from elite schools, and that's hindering Yahoo's ability to hire top talent. NBC News reports.

  • For Time Inc., It's 'Put Up or Shut Up Time' Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 4:01 PM ET
    Richard Stengel

    After the split occurs, Time Inc. will no longer have the lucrative film and television assets of Time Warner to prop it up. The New York Times reports.

  • You're Not Gaga, But You Can Work for Her Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 5:28 PM ET
    Lady Gaga and her former bodyguard, Ed Majcina.

    Think a celebrity job is all glitz? A headhunter and Lady Gaga's bodyguard detail some required skills.

  • Naps aren't just for preschoolers anymore. Some companies are setting up "nap rooms," hoping to boost productivity. That sounds like a charging station -- for humans!

  • oDesk CEO on the Online Work Market   Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 10:23 AM ET
    oDesk CEO on the Online Work Market

    The top executive of the world's largest online workplace, Gary Swart, oDesk CEO, explains why it's misguided to ban workers from doing their jobs at home.

  • Tell the Truth: There Is No 'I' in Team Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 2:35 PM ET

    I knew it! And so did you. There is no "i" in team. And now there's a survey to back us up.

  • Fortune's Top Five Companies to Work For   Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 6:25 AM ET
    Fortune's Top Five Companies to Work For

    Leigh Gallagher, Fortune Magazine, reveals this year's list of top companies for workers to land a job, including Google, SAS, CHG Health Care Services, Boston Consulting Group, and Wegmans Food Market.

  • How to Think Like a Corporate Leader: Pro   Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    How to Think Like a Corporate Leader: Pro

    Brad Grossman, Grossman & Partners, shares insight on how to improve your game in the business world.

  • West Coast Wrap: Port of Los Angeles

    The threat of imminent labor unrest at four U.S. Pacific Northwest ports was averted on Wednesday as the dockworkers union said its members would stay on the job despite "substandard" contract terms being imposed unilaterally by grain shippers.

  • 57 Percent of Workers Say Let Us Choose Health Plans Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012 | 3:25 PM ET

    Americans are largely satisfied with the way their health benefits are chosen and paid for, but wish they had more flexibility, according to a new survey from the Employee Benefit Research Institute.

  • Finding Talent in Shuttered Hedge Funds   Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012 | 10:39 AM ET
    Finding Talent in Shuttered Hedge Funds

    Steven Schonfeld, Schonfeld Group CEO, discusses the changing landscape in hedge funds and his firm's efforts to attract its top talent.

  • Employers Tend to Hire People They'd Like to Hang Out With

    Research released on Thursday suggests when it comes to choosing job candidates, employers place a heavy emphasis on finding people who are similar to them.

  • Asia's Hot Spot for Bank Jobs Gets Tough—for Expats Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 10:24 PM ET
    Asia's Hot Spot for Bank Jobs Gets Tough—for Expats

    One of the key destinations for financial jobs, Singapore is fast losing its lure as bank layoffs threaten the once robust job market in this Southeast Asian city state.