The Dots founder on keeping employees happy

The Dots founder on keeping employees happy

According to Jamieson, who set up the network for creative professionals in 2014, a positive environment can entice workers to stay for longer — even if the pay isn’t as high as a competitor’s offer. “What I found is that happiness and productivity are completely correlated. So, if people are happy in your business, they […]

Kevin Plank, founder and chief executive officer of Under Armour Inc., speaks during the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017.

Under Armour employees no longer allowed to expense strip club visits

Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Kevin Plank, founder and chief executive officer of Under Armour Inc., speaks during the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017. Under Armour says it is “committed to providing a respectful and inclusive workplace,” after The Wall Street Journal […]

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Cybersecurity checkup: Healthcare rapidly closing flaws, but employees pose threat

Just about a year and a half after the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force deemed the sector’s cybersecurity in ‘critical condition,’ organizations are making strides in scanning and closing gaps. But the majority still struggle with employee awareness. In fact, a new report from Veracode found that […]

Elon Musk speaks near a Falcon 9 rocket during his announcement that Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa will be the first private passenger who will fly around the Moon aboard the SpaceX BFR launch vehicle.

Musk says Tesla has a ‘first-class’ health clinic for employees

DAVID MCNEW | AFP | Getty Images Elon Musk speaks near a Falcon 9 rocket during his announcement that Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa will be the first private passenger who will fly around the Moon aboard the SpaceX BFR launch vehicle. Tesla CEO Elon Musk briefly moved away from talking about cars during Wednesday’s earnings […]

After waiting in line for 1.5 hours, Blake Ashe holds her daughter, Julia, 3, as she casts her ballot on election day November 8, 2016 at Grady High School in Atlanta, Georgia.

Companies offer paid leave to employees so that they can vote Nov. 6th

In past elections, employers have hosted get-out-the-vote drives and even made election day a corporate holiday to encourage workers to vote. This year, voter enthusiasm for the midterms is on the rise. More American voters are likely to turn out in November than they were four years ago, when voter turnout hit its lowest point […]