Microsoft Japan has announced the results of its 4-day work week trial, and it will shock no-one to know the experiment was hugely popular with the company's employees. What may surprise people is that
Microsoft Japan Experimented With 4-Day Work Weeks to Combat Overwork. The Results Were Pretty Incredible.
Microsoft Japan effectively forced employees to work less, in a country known for its brutally long working hours. Working longer hours doesn't mean you'll get more done. But you don't always have a choice
So it's no wonder their recruiters are picky. A resume with a typo in it is automatically rejected. But a more subtle problem with your resume could also get you axed from consideration: excessive length.
Jeff Bezos Recognized the Value of this 1 'Essential' Job Skill Even Before He Had a Name for His Company. Here's How to
Learn 3 communication tips to stand out and get ahead. Jeff Bezos hadn't yet settled on a name for his company, but he had settled on the one skill that was essential for his first job opening in 1994.
If you've ever had to search for a job, you know how exhausting--and emotionally draining--that search can be. After working 12 years in marketing for a large corporation, Patrick was laid off from her
The tech industry is much more than its coders and engineers. Which of these skills lead to a successful career in technology? A deep appetite for and retention of knowledge • Developing solutions in scenario
The further along you are in your career, the easier it is to fall back on the mistaken assumption that you’ve made it and have all the skills you need to succeed. The tendency is to focus all your energy
Tesla's CEO shared his 3-step formula for better meetings--and it's completely brilliant. In just over 10 years since becoming Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk has managed to take his company from relative unknown
Three simple principles from Microsoft's Satya Nadella will help you get the most out of your meetings. "Ugh, another meeting. Can't I just get some work done?" Who of us hasn't said that at one point
When you go all in with people you trust, they'll do the same for you. My family just got back from a wonderful vacation on the Italian coast. It was perfect: 10 days of good food, great sun, and beautiful
Not only is it possible, but it might be inevitable. When I quit my full-time job to start my design firm in 2016, I had no experience building or running a business, I had very little knowledge of client
In Hindsight, 5-Day Workweeks and 8-Hour Workdays Will Be Considered the Dumbest Management Practices of All Time
Research shows 4-day workweeks and 6-hour workdays can be just as productive. And result in happier employees. (Which is why the smartest companies will be the first to make the change.) A recent LinkedIn