Change your signature, and you’ve got the job
The appointment of Jacob Lew to the White House Chief of Staff has raised just one problem – his signature will appear on all new US currency, and it looks ridiculous.
Fingers crossed your CEO has a daughter
Weirdly, the gender of your CEO’s children influences how much you and your colleagues are paid – but how?
Fired for being ‘irresistible’
Many would like to think themselves ‘irresistible’ – but not if it means getting fired. Yet that’s exactly what happened to one so-called ‘irresistible’ dental nurse in the US.
Fifty-two jobs in one year? Now that’s an adventure
Some 12 months ago Paul Seymour set out to find his true passion by working a new job each week – and after working for 52 employers, Seymour discovered something even more rewarding than his dream job.
Employee happiness? There's an app for that
A new app for Apple and Android claims to help employees learn what will make them happier at work, and how to make it happen.
Beam into work: The future is here
It’s the stuff of science fiction, yet in Silicon Valley, this is just another day at the office.
Award-winning teacher fired for streaking
It might have been just a laugh when a US man ran naked through a parking lot, but his employer wasn’t smiling.
It’s a choice between Jazzy and Hurricane
2012’s most unusual baby names list has been released, and there are some shockers – and it’s only a matter of time before young J’Adore is manning the front desk.
Tweeting the end of the world
The end of the human race would be a disaster for HRM, but it has given us comedy gold on Twitter!
Now hiring: someone to clean up two tonnes of bird poo
What’s the dirtiest job in your office? It can’t compete with what one European church has to clean up…