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Yep, Research Confirms It: Bosses Love To Take Advantage Of Workers

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 07.06.2012 | Business

Pro-tip for all you bosses out there: It's easier to take advantage of your employees when they don't realize quite how much you're benefiting from th...

You're Working More... And Watching A Ton Of TV

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 06.22.2012 | Money

Do you feel like your workdays have been getting longer? That's probably because they have. Americans spent more time at work in 2011 than they did...

A Surprising Consequence Of The Recession

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 05.31.2012 | Business

Sick days seem to be a thing of the past -- and the weak economy may be to blame. In the first three months of 2011, sick days accounted for an ave...

More And More Workers Claim Companies Are Withholding Pay

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 05.30.2012 | Business

Do American companies have a problem with paying their employees? A growing number of workers seem to think so. Collective action lawsuits alleging...

How Working On Wall Street Will Make You Sick

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 02.15.2012 | Business

The life of a Wall Street banker is glamorous -- if you don't mind grappling with alcoholism, eating disorders, Crohn's disease and arthritis. Thes...

Night And Weekend Workers Have Greater Feelings Of Social Isolation: Study

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 12.14.2011 | Business

When workers pull evening and weekend shifts, it can be great for a company's bottom line. But it's often not so good for the workers themselves. E...

U.S. Foreclosure Crisis Linked To Diminished Health, Study Finds

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 11.02.2011 | Business

As the number of foreclosed homes continue to pile up, and as housing prices remain depressed, the personal health of those affected could cause for c...

U.S. Worker Productivity Falls More Than Anticipated As Labor Costs Rise

AP | MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Posted 11.01.2011 | Business

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER, Associated Press WASHINGTON — Worker productivity fell this spring more quickly than previously estimated and labor costs r...