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Your Money: On #GivingTuesday, companies turbocharge holiday giving efforts

Your Money: On #GivingTuesday, companies turbocharge holiday giving efforts

Published 27/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Four years ago, PayPal set out to break the Guinness World Record for the most money raised online for charity in [more…]

Gambia files Rohingya genocide case against Myanmar at World Court: justice minister

Gambia files Rohingya genocide case against Myanmar at World Court: justice minister

Published 11/11/2019

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Gambia has filed a case at the United Nations’ top court accusing Myanmar of committing genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority, [more…]

Culture change is the cutting edge of mental health benefits at work

Culture change is the cutting edge of mental health benefits at work

Published 08/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Hartmut Braune comes to work in security communications at SAP, he never knows what emergency will land in his inbox. [more…]

Despite robot efficiency, human skills still matter at work

Despite robot efficiency, human skills still matter at work

Published 25/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Artificial intelligence is approaching critical mass at the office, but humans are still likely to be necessary, according to a new [more…]

Athletics: Fraser-Pryce blazes to history with fourth world gold

Athletics: Fraser-Pryce blazes to history with fourth world gold

Published 29/09/2019

DOHA (Reuters) - Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce powered her way to 100 meters gold on Sunday to become the first person to win four gold medals [more…]

Swimming: Dust still to settle after dramatic world championships

Swimming: Dust still to settle after dramatic world championships

Published 29/07/2019

GWANGJU, South Korea (Reuters) - If the world swimming championships in Gwangju were just a taste of what is to come at the 2020 Olympics, [more…]

Burnout Nation: How companies are de-stressing workforces

Burnout Nation: How companies are de-stressing workforces

Published 13/06/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - No matter who you are or what you do, let me take a wild guess: You feel a little burned out [more…]

Autism in the workplace: A spectrum of hiring choices

Autism in the workplace: A spectrum of hiring choices

Published 07/05/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Like many transplants to Chicago, Chris Easton needed to adjust to winter after moving from Atlanta to take a job as [more…]

How to create connections at work in the age of isolation

How to create connections at work in the age of isolation

Published 12/04/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - If an overflowing inbox is killing your productivity at the office, you are not alone. Well, maybe you are, but not [more…]

To save time and money, companies roll out caregiving benefits

To save time and money, companies roll out caregiving benefits

Published 04/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Laura Hirsch of Keller Texas had to find a rehabilitation center to help her father recover from a difficult surgery [more…]