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Katrina vanden Heuvel: A jobs crisis stuck on the back burner – The Washington Post

Turmoil in Egypt. Edward Snowden’s travel plans. Immigration reform’s fortunes. Obamacare’s troubles. The Weiner-Spitzer return to politics. There’s no shortage of items absorbing political energy and media bandwidth. But simmering below all of this is a crisis that goes without the immediate attention it demands. Last Friday morning, the Bureau …

4 Reasons to Offer Employees Flexible Schedules

There’s been a lot of talk around Yahoo and Best Buy making unpopular decisions about employees who work from home. While we all have our opinions on the subject, it’s important to realize these decisions impact the companies that made them and no one else. As a result of the …

These Are the Best and Worst Jobs of 2013 | TIME.com

Analyzing numbers from the U.S. Department of Labor, the Bureau of Labor Statistics and other government agencies, Careercast.com has published its 25th annual rankings of 200 common jobs throughout the U.S. The rankings are calculated based on work income, stress, hiring outlook and environment (including minimal physical demands). The top spot this year goes to actuaries …