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Ten signs you're burning out (and how to stop it)

Even the best jobs can lead to burnout. The harder you work and the more motivated you are to succeed, the easier it is to get in over your head.<p>The prevalence of burnout is increasing as technology further blurs the line between work and home. New research from the American Psychological …

'Carol,' Brian Wilson Lead 2016 Golden Globe Nominations

<i>Carol,</i> Todd Haynes' period romance, and the online streaming services Netflix and Amazon dominated the nominations for the 73rd annual Golden Globe …

TV

13 interview questions you should never answer

But they'll occasionally go one step further and cross the line with questions like "Do you have children?" and "How much do you weigh?"<p>In a 2014 LinkedIn post, Bernard Marr, a global-enterprise-performance expert and a best-selling business author, says he's always astonished to hear that …

Employment

Here's what Richard Branson, Elon Musk, and 22 other successful people ask job candidates during interviews

That's why they steer clear of these cliché queries and instead ask more meaningful ones.<p>Many top execs have their one favorite go-to question that reveals everything they need to know about a job candidate.<p>Here are 24 of them.<p><i>This is an updated article originally written by Alison Griswold and</i> …

Employment

How To Work Smarter, Not Longer, And Relish The Slow Life

Less is more — it works in fashion, cooking, and at the workplace? Indeed, says Bill Powers, a senior fellow at the World Policy Institute who decided to chop his work-week by more than half and opted for a small New York City apartment with minimal wares to test out the “slow life.”<p>After spending …

Minimalism

Here's a young Steve Jobs giving the best advice on hiring, success and failure

We dug up two videos that will maybe give you a glimpse of both his brilliance and his difficult sides (thanks to YouTube channel EverySteveJobsVideo).<p>In one video, he talks about Apple's fanatical hiring processes in the early days. At 1:56 you can see a shade of his difficult side when he says …

19 Signs You're Emotionally Intelligent (And Why It Matters for Your Career)

Uncover 20 signs you're emotionally intelligent and how it has the ability to influence your career.

Careers

Model Cara Delevingne and musician St Vincent were pictured sitting lovingly together at London fashion week, without any titillation or shock at their union in the media. It’s a joy to see<p>When is a lesbian relationship between two high-profile celebrities not cause for salacious and intrusive …

London Fashion Week

The Power of Asking the Right Questions

Some think tenacity is the secret to following through on New Year’s resolutions. I think it's more about asking the right questions and having the …

6 Small Shifts to the Way You Talk That Will Make You (and Everyone Else) Happier at Work

Ask us how we're doing at the end of a long, stressful workday, and chances are you’ll hear, “I’ve been better” or some equally snippy response. …

Employee Performance Management: Fact vs. Hype

I’m not a trained neuroscientist, but some of the conclusions about employee performance ratings based on so-called scientific studies seem dangerously misleading. This is the second in a series of blogs offering another perspective on performance management trends and challenges.<p><b>Fact: “Brain</b> …

Employment

7 interview questions that determine emotional intelligence

Selecting informative interview questions can be a key factor in finding the right employees — as well as weeding out the ones that won't fit. A candidate's answers can be telling.<p>While different companies embody various values and cultures, success in the workplace is strongly influenced by a …

What Work Will Look Like In 2025

The experts weigh in on the future of work a decade from now.<p>Anyone who grew up with the notion that we’d all have jet packs and robot housekeepers by 2015 knows that predicting the future is a risky business. But as technology continues to develop and various trends, demographic shifts, and other …

How To Design An Office For Maximizing Employee Happiness

From color and textile to closed doors, here are the strategies for encouraging flexibility and productivity.<p>You might think the proliferation of wearables and apps to analyze and optimize our every move, along with the $6 billion spent on workplace wellness initiatives, would mean that every …

High turnout as Ireland votes on historic gay referendum

Voters determined to have their voice heard on gay marriage turned out in strength Friday for Ireland's most hard-fought referendum in decades, a contest that pitted the liberal forces of social change against the nation's conservative Catholic foundation.<p>Polls closed at 10 p.m. after 15 hours of …

The Office Is Watching You

A new generation of “people analytics” tools promises to make offices more self-aware and efficient. Could they also help get you fired?<p>Does your boss even appreciate how much time you’re spending in meetings every week? Probably not.<p>Even though it might be easy to count the hours by looking at …

LGBT travelers face some of the biggest challenges

As a white heterosexual American male, there are certain things — OK, plenty of things — I don't need to think twice about. One of them is travel. There obviously are places where being a white, heterosexual American male will work against me (probably the American part, mostly), but usually I'm …