Weighty issues: female only cabin crew
An Indian airline is focused on female-only hiring – they say the weight difference will save them $500k a year.
School yard politics persist at work
It seems high school really does never end, according to a new CareerBuilder survey.
If you’ve ever been involved in recruitment, chances are you’ve seen some awful resumes, but have you ever seen one that involved a car crash diagram?
Boss only has sons? You’re outta luck
If you’re hoping your boss will be feeling generous next pay review you better hope he has a daughter before then.
Ex-smokers earn more than non-smokers
In the hierarchy of earnings, smokers earn the least, but if they quit they could end up top of the table.
Govt shuts down employee “man caves”
US government-funded facility shut down after personal “man caves” found throughout warehouse
The strictest employee rules you’ve ever seen
A notorious Arizona restaurant is drawing further bad press for teaching the world how not to write an employee contract.
“A Stupidity-Based Theory of Organizations”
A Swedish professor has written an article highlighting the usefulness, albeit limited, of a certain degree of stupidity in an organization.
NASA’s Cold War gender prejudices revealed
A NASA rejection letter from the 1960s has recently surfaced online, and caused a quiet uproar.
‘Sweatworking’: Win over clients by lifting weights
Although some might wince at the idea of missing out on a red-wine driven lunch with clients, a new, healthier craze is taking workplaces by storm. Are you ready to feel the burn?