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7 Ways Businesses Can Surf the Silver Tsunami and Survive

Janice Celeste | Posted 09.10.2015 | Business
Janice Celeste

The Silver Tsunami refers to the takeover of an aging workforce. By 2020, 25 percent of the United States workforce will be comprised of workers age 55 and older. For the first time in history, there will be four generations of employees in the workforce.

Jenny Che

Silicon Valley And Wall Street Are Competing For The Same Pool Of Talent | Jenny Che | Posted 06.24.2015 | Business

A recent survey of over 240,000 business, engineering and IT students found that the most attractive companies continue to be big names like Google, Apple, Goldman Sachs and IBM.

Why Women are the New MVPs

Dr. Bernice Ledbetter | Posted 05.15.2015 | Women
Dr. Bernice Ledbetter

The new MVPs -- women -- are skilled at collaborating, team building and creating organizational cultures that attract and maintain the best talent that can drive results.

4 Easy Ways to Figure Out Which Company You Want to Work For

Joshua Siva | Posted 06.01.2015 | College
Joshua Siva

Whether your requirements are the right work-life balance, salary, or company culture, what may be the perfect match for one person, may in fact be a complete bust for you.

How to Get on the Working Mother 100 Best Companies List: 9 Tips for a Better Application

Robin Hardman | Posted 03.08.2015 | Business
Robin Hardman

For starters, you need strong policies and programs promoting women's advancement and work-life balance for all employees. Then you need to be able to demonstrate that employees actually use these programs and policies -- and (ideally) that senior leadership and managers at all levels encourage that use.

5 Companies With Part-Time Jobs And Benefits, Too

Next Avenue | Clair Jones | Posted 12.27.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Clair Jones More and more people want to work part-time in retirement to bring in income and to remain engaged. Prob...

How To Apply for a "Best Companies to Work For" List -- and Why It's Worth the Trouble

Robin Hardman | Posted 02.08.2015 | Business
Robin Hardman

Why go to all the trouble of completing this lengthy application? Certainly getting on one of these lists is a feather in the cap for your organization and by extension--if you are the one in charge of making it happen--for you. But that's just the start.

Top Ten Things I Learned at a Leading Work-Life Event

Robin Hardman | Posted 12.27.2014 | Business
Robin Hardman

Since we're in the final days of National Work and Family Month, I thought I'd share a few odds and ends of what I picked up

America's Best Companies To Work For

24/7 Wall St. | Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 08.09.2014 | Business

No one knows more about a workplace than its employees. Employee opinions reflect basic measures, such as pay, perks, benefits, and hours worked. But ...

Why Workplace Leadership Is About To Get Its First Major Makeover In Over A Century

Mark C. Crowley | Posted 09.06.2014 | Business
Mark C. Crowley

As workers have become increasingly more critical to the overall success of their companies, what they need and expect in exchange for their work has also profoundly changed.

THIS May Be America's Best Employer For Older Workers

Next Avenue | Richard Harris | Posted 06.17.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Richard Harris These are the times that try older workers’ souls. If you're over 50 and have a job, you may be...

Best Companies for Multicultural Women Create Equal Playing Field For All Women

Carol Evans | Posted 07.14.2014 | Women
Carol Evans

White women earn 78 cents to every dollar white men make, but African American women earn 64 cents and Latinas earn 53 cents. Only Asian women do better, earning 87 cents. Unconscious bias?

The Success Secrets Behind Fortune's Best Companies To Work For In 2014

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Last year was one of sizable change in the American workplace. A number of major companies put their focus on boosting well-being and reducing stress ...

The Best Companies To Work For In 2014

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2013 | Business

Looking to make a career move in the new year? Before you start thinking about perks and salaries, you may want to consider where employees are actual...

Laid Off? Here Are 2 Things To Not Worry About

Ann Brenoff | Posted 09.10.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

A 50-something editor friend reached out last week to say that he had just gotten 'the call.'

How Compassionate Leadership Results in a More Innovative Culture

Matt Tenney | Posted 08.18.2013 | Business
Matt Tenney

Ironically, in the recipe for creating and sustaining a highly innovative culture, compassion might just be the most important ingredient. It's well ...

Companies With The Best Job Perks

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.18.2013 | Business

Imagine coming into your first day at a new job, only to find a big tub of candy on your desk. Doesn't sound so bad, does it? In fact, it's just one o...

Need A Job? Get One Here And Be Happy!

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 12.15.2012 | Business

It's difficult to put a finger on what exactly makes employees happy, but career community website Glassdoor just released its list of the best compan...

What Makes a Company a Great Place to Work?

Robin Hardman | Posted 02.12.2013 | Business
Robin Hardman

No company has 100 percent satisfied employees. Nonetheless, employees of companies on 'best places to work' lists often do seem happier with their jobs than those at other companies.

Is Social Media the New Work-Life?

Robin Hardman | Posted 12.29.2012 | Business
Robin Hardman

Bringing social media into the workplace is, similarly, no longer a choice. Whatever you may think of it, social media is with us now -- you can either be in control of the message it's sending or let the message control you.

The Grocery Store Worth Singing About

Posted 05.22.2012 | Business

You know you've made it when your shoppers start composing ballads about you. This month, Wegmans, the family-owned supermarket based in Rochester,...

The Best Fortune 500 Companies To Work For

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 05.18.2012 | Money

Does your employer serve free lunch and have bocce ball courts? Google does. Perhaps part-time workers at your company receive health insurance and st...

The 10 Companies College Students Should Want to Work For

Her Campus | Posted 03.12.2012 | College
Her Campus

From state-of-the-art gyms to free lunches and great healthcare programs, these 10 companies are the cream of the crop when it comes time for students to choose a place to work!

The 15 Best Places To Work In America

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The employees have spoken. The best places to work in America include Facebook, Southwest Airlines and the PR giant Edelman, according to the 3rd a...