Raises Fuel National Prosperity, So Go Get Yours

Ladies, it's Time to Ask for a Raise. Well, unless you just started your job, and then perhaps you should chill out, OK? Damn, greedy. But the rest of us need to slip into our GSD pants (opposite of eating pants) and march straight to the boss person's office and GET PAID as if the economy — and our shoe closets* —… » 5/16/13 1:00pm 5/16/13 1:00pm

Men Twice As Likely To Use Workplace Bereavement Days To Play Hooky

In last year's Sundance movie The Lie, a man who plays hooky from work tells his boss that his kid is sick. Later, under duress, he blurts out, shockingly, that the baby has died—and the remainder of the film deals with the consequences. As it turns out, that premise is more realistic than you might have imagined: 26%… » 12/23/12 1:30pm 12/23/12 1:30pm

TVs Most Inappropriate Offices Are Very Inappropriate

As is the case with most things in life, you have contain your expectations of the workforce if they're informed by television. Just because you work in an office, does not mean that you will meet a Jim Halpert (you will, more than likely, meet an Angela) and it's unlikely that you'll get away with playing hilarious… » 8/28/12 5:30pm 8/28/12 5:30pm

Girl-On-Girl Crime Rampant At The Workplace

Female bullies in the workplace, like particularly insidious farts, are silent but deadly » 8/22/08 3:00pm 8/22/08 3:00pm, according to the . They often use passive aggressive tactics like "little insulting jokes and putdowns, the cold shoulder, those subtle but degrading comments and deliberate humiliation, all designed to eat away at the person's…