Navel gazing may not be the answer to the challenges facing workplace professions

An adherence to strongly held beliefs can make people think and behave in peculiar ways and get them tangled up in all sorts of peripheral issues that suddenly take on a great deal of significance. Early religious artists, for example, spent centuries wrestling with the intractable problem of whether to …

This Is the Clearest Sign Yet That the Trump Tax Cuts Are Having an Impact

The full effect of President Trump’s tax reforms, which passed in December, will likely take years to realize. But one immediate indicator has popped up, showing that a big goal of the bill is already materializing: tax simplification. For proof, just look at the performance of the stock of one …

Employers urged to err on the side of caution when the staff commute counts as work

A call for employers to pay staff for the time they spend emailing while commuting has opened up the debate on what constitutes working time for employees. Researchers from the University of the West of England who found that commuters used free Wi-Fi provision on their journey to and from …