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VOA: Stay Home or Work Sick? Omicron Poses a Conundrum

As the raging omicron variant of COVID-19 infects workers across the nation, millions of those whose jobs don’t provide paid sick days...

BBC: Why there’s no ‘best’ month to quit your job

As the Great Resignation grinds on, and the arrival of 2022 makes you think about transitions, you may well be getting itchy feet...

NPR: 22 tips for 2022: Get your ideas heard at work

It's a major issue in the workplace: Getting interrupted, talked over and ignored in meetings happens to everyone — but more often to gender...

BBC: Is finding a ‘new normal’ in the workplace impossible?

It’s hard to know exactly what to expect from work in 2022, especially with recent developments. Experts predict what we may be...

NPR: Stop being so mean to yourself. Here are 5 tips to help you break the cycle

Everybody has those inner gremlins talking to them, bringing up the worst thoughts, second-guessing their instincts and being generally unkind. 

BBC: Is there a minimum amount of time you need to stay at a job?

As the world of work undergoes overwhelming change, does the idea you have to stay in a job for a year still...

AP: How can I protect myself from the new omicron variant?

How can I protect myself from the new omicron variant? The same way you guard against COVID-19 caused by any other...

BBC: How fertility became a workplace perk

More companies are offering benefits that cover IVF, egg-freezing or surrogacy. Are these perks, which can be divisive, really the key to...

BBC:How working unpaid hours became part of the job

We're working more hours than ever, whether a late-night email or an early call. How did all these unpaid hours become part...

NPR: Retail Jobs Are Treated As A Temporary Bridge To Something Better. But Why?

People lick their fingers, touch money and hand it to you. They take money out of bras or hand you bills soaking wet...

NPR: You’ve Made It To Campus! Now What? These Tips Can Help You Navigate College Life

It has been more than a year since universities closed down their classrooms and transitioned to remote learning, but many high school...

NPR: Back To The Office? Not Yet. Companies Scramble To Adjust To The Delta Variant

For a while there, it seemed like things were finally heading back to normal. Now, not so much.  In...

Anouncement

Provost Cangellaris leaving Illinois to lead Saudi Arabian university

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Andreas C. Cangellaris will leave the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in August...

[Illinois] Dump and Run

Dump and Run keeps over 30 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and...

[Urbana] Power of Parks 5k

Run Your Race: July 18 - July 29Any Location | All Ages | FREE CODE: 675 | REGULAR CODE: 676Register NOW through...

[Illinois] Get Ready for #WelcomingWeek2022

Get ready for #WelcomingWeek2022!Whether you’re an organization, individual, or local government, you can participate in the 10-year anniversary...