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BBC: What the Dutch can teach the world about remote work

If you’ve been balancing your laptop on a precarious stack of cookbooks, or lamented VPN speed from your kitchen table, you’re not...

NPR: Get A Comfortable Chair: Permanent Work From Home Is Coming

Indefinite. Or even permanent. These are words companies are using about their employees working from home.

BBC: What outdoor space tells us about inequality

Whether it's a small balcony, a home garden, or access to a park, outdoor space has long been a luxury for...

BBC: Coronavirus: What’s it like to start a new job when working remotely?

Meeting your new team and being shown round the office is one of the biggest parts of starting a new job. But...

BBC: The reasons why people become incompetent at work

Have you ever wondered why the world is full of so many people who are incredibly incompetent at the very thing are...

NPR: 4 Ways To Make Your Workplace Equitable For Trans People

No matter where you work, being openly trans on the job can be tough — and it is simply not safe for...

BBC: How to avoid the ‘competency trap’

If it weren’t for a monumental management failure, your computer, tablet or smartphone may well have carried Xerox’s logo.

BBC: How to write emails in a pandemic

Ending an email with ‘All the best’ or ‘Regards’ seems too detached right now. What can we say that seems genuine...

BBC: Is this the secret of smart leadership?

It’s more than two millennia since the philosopher Socrates argued that humility is the greatest of all virtues. His timeless observation was that the...

BBC: The surprising perks of isolated work

Many are longing to return to the familiarity of an office. But others cherish the remoteness they get from their unique...

BBC: Why do we feel uneasy about a ‘new normal’?

Stay-at-home orders are starting to lift and many are returning to work. But why do we feel anxious about resuming our...

BBC: The benefits isolation can have on your work

If you – like many people across the world – are now working remotely, you might be worrying about loss of facetime...

Anouncement

Two Illinois communication scholars elected ICA Fellows

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Leanne Knobloch and Angharad Valdivia, both professors at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, have been elected Fellows of...

Illinois Community Pledge provides common focus on COVID-19 safety

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff are invited to sign a voluntary pledge that reinforces the need for...

[Illinois] Eight projects awarded funding for AI research to mitigate COVID-19

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eight University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign projects are among 26 to receive the first C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute awards for artificial...

Research Park Offers FREE Technology Training Program, Application Now Open

CHAMPAIGN -- The University of Illinois Research Park is launching a free technology training program to increase skills in programming and data...