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NPR: Can I Date That Co-Worker? What To Consider Before An Office Romance

Love can be complicated. But mixing love and work is even more so, because it involves your co-workers, your boss and your career. 

BBC: Why so many of the world’s oldest companies are in Japan

Japan is changing: a rapidly ageing society, a record-breaking influx of visitors from overseas, and more robots than ever. That's where the...

BBC: Is education the new currency?

If we can quantify the value of each educational opportunity, can that data help map a pathway for building the skills needed...

BBC: Is workplace rudeness on the rise?

We live in divisive times. How much does conflict seep into the office? Research offers a surprising answer.

BBC: Cyberloafing: The line between rejuvenating and wasting time

When Stephanie Andel can feel her eyes glaze over scrolling through academic papers, institutional emails or student marking, she’ll open a new...

BBC: ‘My African name stopped me getting job opportunities’

About a third of FTSE 100 companies have no ethnic minority representation on their boards, a report has revealed.

BBC: How to leave a family business

Jordan Baker was once destined to become the head of his family’s technology logistics business. He started out at Essex-based 21st Century...

AP: What for W-4? Why you should care about the new tax form

If you are starting a new job this year, or just want to update your tax information with your employer, some of...

BBC: How to reduce ‘attention residue’ in your life

Mundane chores take up our time and headspace. Bundling life admin into specific time slots - known as GYLIO - might be...

BBC: Why procrastination is about managing emotions, not time

Like many writers, I’m a supreme expert at procrastination. When I ought to be working on an assignment, with the clock ticking...

BBC: ‘Girl boss’: When empowerment slogans backfire

Back in 2014, American entrepreneur Sophia Amoruso popularised the word “girl boss”. Adding a hashtag prefix, she sent it rocketing into public consciousness...

BBC: The rise of Japan’s ‘super solo’ culture

Japan is changing: a rapidly ageing society, a record-breaking influx of visitors from overseas, and more robots than ever. That's where the...

Anouncement

Krannert Center COVID-19 Operations Update and Performance Cancellations

Urbana, IL—On March 11, the University of Illinois communicated new guidelines for university operations, enacted to safeguard health during current COVID-19 conditions.

Urbana-Champaign COVID-19 message to students, faculty members, staff

The message below was distributed Wednesday evening to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff.Dear Members of the University...

Urbana Park District cancels programs, events and rentals and closes buildings through April 12

The Urbana Park District has been closely following the Center for Disease Control guidelines on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and has implemented several...

[Illinois] 2020 Roger Ebert’s Film Festival canceled

The 22nd Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, co-founded and hosted by Chaz Ebert, announced today that the 2020 event has been...