Vermont has some of the most progressive wage-and-hour laws in the country, but low-income workers are still struggling.
An interview with Daniel Pink, the bestselling author of Drive and the host of Crowd Control, a new show on human behavior on the National Geographic Channel
A new study looks at whether retired surgeons have better memory skills than retired painters.
Employers that have a "results-only work environment" hold workers responsible only for defined outcomes, not hours in the office or on the job.
Underwhelming earnings reports are often released with little fanfare on Friday afternoons, when no one is thought to be watching—but a new paper questions that logic.
Some labels magically make food appear more nutritious.
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In a recent poll, two-thirds of adults said they would take a job with less pay if it offered shorter hours and more flexibility.
Turkey is cheaper this year, but your holiday dinner will be more expensive.
Some people perceive workers in the finance industry to be less trustworthy than prison inmates. A new study tests that suspicion.
The burden of student debt is fairly uniform, but the burden of repaying it varies across disciplines.
Apparently wireless access is still a privilege, not a right.
Find out how your level of satisfaction at work compares to the average American.
Why Millennial women will make more than their mothers, but less than their brothers
I worked out of what might be the best-designed office space in America. Here's what it taught me about productivity, concentration, and happiness at work.
Class-action lawsuits, a longtime check on powerful interests, are getting harder to file. Now, lawyers with large groups of clients are getting creative in reuniting the aggrieved.
Of the 20 U.S. counties with the longest travel times, nearly half are among the nation's wealthiest.
When it comes to being charitable, most Americans agree: In-person action trumps monetary donations and online engagement.
The paradox of the American Dream: The best cities to get ahead are often the most expensive places to live, and the most affordable places to live can be the worst cities to get ahead.
In the eyes of the geographically oblivious, the entire continent appears infected—which is taking a toll on regional economies.
When people forgo a favorite food or activity, their longing for it depends on whether they can find a replacement.