Ansari Fong

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Depressed people’s body clocks ‘out of sync’

<b>U. MICHIGAN (US) —</b> A new brain study reveals that the circadian clocks of people with depression are altered at the cellular level.<p>Every cell in our …

Neuroscience

How To Know What That Job Pays

One of the most useful tools when entering a salary negotiation: Knowing how much your prospective employer pays others at the company who hold your would-be title. It’s also helpful to have a sense of what you are worth in the labor market. In other words, what would competitors of your would-be …

America's Most Reputable Companies

As a consumer with seemingly endless options, what compels you to choose one brand over another?<p>You probably think your decisions are driven by the products and services offered by a particular company–but what’s <i>really</i> leading you to purchase from, recommend, and stay loyal that brand is its …

10 Phrases That Are Holding Your Career Back

<i>“The difference between the almost-right word and the right word is really a large matter–it’s the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.”—Mark Twain</i><p>Whether dealing with clients, coworkers or superiors, how you phrase and frame your message colors the way people perceive you. The …

What if the best thing we could do for our children is just to leave them alone? 'In Europe and America alike, many kids today are effectively under house arrest.' Jay Griffiths on why modern parenting is making our children miserable: http://gu.com/p/3ffyx/tw?CMP=NECNETTXT766 Photograph: Joel Redman/Gallery Stock

Forbes contributor Deanna Zandt comments on how to make sure your online conversations are productive, using Ann Friedman's brilliant matrix dissecting how to deal with criticism. http://bit.ly/10ONEP6

Forbes Greatest Hits: 4 to-dos for the someday entrepreneur: http://bit.ly/126pFFh

Young appmakers can't count on a job for life Brits force-fed the language of enterprise and no-jobs-for-life are now putting it into practice and getting precisely nowhere, writes Aditya Chakrabortty for Comment is free http://gu.com/p/3fb3x?CMP=NECNETTXT766 Photograph: Sean Smith for the Guardian

Revealed: The best and worst jobs of 2013 – and it’s bad news for our reporters

If you’re reading this while fed up at work, remember it could always be worse – you could be a newspaper reporter.<p>Yes, the role of reporting the …

What are the top 10 things employers are looking for? What do UK employers actually mean when they seek a passionate, motivated, innovative individual? Guardian money helps you decode the job application buzzwords http://gu.com/p/3fafg?CMP=NECNETTXT766 Photograph: Graham Turner for the Guardian

Computer kids: Does your child need a digital detox?

Addiction to computers can affect youngsters both physically and mentally. But one doctor helps screen addicts as young as four to break the habit<p>Not so long ago, my daughter trailed into the sitting room and thrust her iPod Touch into my hands.<p>“What is it now?” I demanded wearily. “Do you want me …

A new study shows that college students need to be doing a lot more to set themselves up for a job after college. 5 mistakes college job seekers make: http://bit.ly/ZIJLEM

There is a place for unpaid work, but it's not internships

As the saying goes, “a good day’s pay for a good day’s work.” That is, of course, unless you are working for some companies as an intern.<p>Research by …

What The Most Successful People Do With Their Weekends

<i>By Laura Vanderkam</i><p>The author of What the Most Successful People Do on the Weekend shows us how to have more get-up-and-get-ahead during the rest of the week.<p><b>1. They Don’t Keep Spinning.</b><p>Yes, successful people work a lot. Martha Stewart, for instance, has famously claimed to sleep just four hours a …

Forbes Greatest Hits: Billiionaires (Jobs, Oprah, Zuckerberg, and more) on their best advice for new grads: http://bit.ly/Zut0Mv