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7 Dos and Don’ts of Working From Home This Winter

Pennsylvania ranks eighth nationwide for its amount of work-from-home job opportunities, according to FlexJobs, a site dedicated to helping people find remote work. The state’s […]

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Here’s Why You Should Really Stop Talking About Coworkers Behind Their Backs

Workplaces can suck. We all have that colleague who takes forever to respond to emails (I’m guilty), or the one who regularly delays meetings because […]

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A (Free!) Outdoor Co-Working Space Is Coming to Philly Next Week

Next week, a number of lucky Philadelphians will have the opportunity to break away from their desks and escape the bone chilling air conditioning that […]

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Corporations, Here’s Why Young Professionals Are Losing Faith in You

Company loyalty among millennials is waning. As worldwide social and political unrest continues to permeate all aspects of everyday life, young workers are bringing the […]

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Philly Biz Leaders Listen to This Type of Music to Boost Productivity

Music may be ingrained in our modern-day work habits, but is what you’re listening to actually making you productive or even more creative? Studies seem to […]

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Salary Check: Here’s How Much You Really Should Be Earning in Philly

Staffing firm Robert Half recently released a deluge of information on salaries. That means, if you have no idea what you should earn or why […]

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This Is the Age When You Start to Hate Your Job

On BizPhilly, we run a column called “I Love My Job,” but let’s face it—some people have never uttered those words about their work. And […]

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Don’t Want Your Boss Implanting a Microchip Into Your Body? A Pa. Lawmaker Wants to Help With That

It’s been nearly two weeks since a Wisconsin company made the announcement that it would be implanting tiny microchips into the palms of willing employees. […]

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How Anti-Trump Employees Are Changing the Workplace

Since President Trump took the oath of office, executives at companies like IBM, Facebook, and Uber have faced internal pressure from anti-Trump employees who are […]

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Philadelphia Region Among Worst for Women-Owned Businesses

Bad news for Philadelphia’s reputation as an inclusive, cutting edge, growing business ecosystem — the Philadelphia region was ranked 90th out of 100 cities for women-owned […]

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Philly Company Makes Best Places to Work List

These days it seems like every company is trying to become cooler and hipper to attract the most talented young employees. It’s a simple philosophy […]

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Shocker: Millennials Want To Switch Jobs and Work From Home

Deloitte recently published its 2016 Deloitte Millennial Survey, in which it interviewed almost 8,000 millennials from 29 countries to find out how they feel about their employers, the workforce […]

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Survey: Family-Owned Businesses Not Prepared For the Future

Like many family-owned businesses, Dunmore, a manufacturing company based in Bristol, Pa., had a succession plan involving one of the oldest children taking the reigns […]

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Think You’re Ready for Promotion? 3 Questions to Ask Yourself

Maybe you’re a young person trying to get that elusive first promotion after working at an entry-level job. Maybe you have lots of experience and want to finally step […]

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7 Philly Companies Named Tops in Telecommuting

When the weekend blizzard stopped and work began on Monday, did you find yourself digging out your car or trudging through the snow to get […]