LinkedIn's new VP of flex work shares 3 steps any company can use to create a hybrid work plan for all employees
Shannon Hardy, a longtime HR executive at LinkedIn, offers tips for how companies can craft hybrid-work plans.
Saied Hussain has been hand-making tiles out of cement for over 50 years. He says he's one of the last in Egypt still doing this work.
A C-suite executive shared his performance review to all 1,400 people in the company to promote a culture of feedback. Read the email he sent.
Fredrick Lee, the chief information security officer of Gusto, wants to promote feedback and accountability, especially from leadership.
The city with the most high-paying jobs isn't a city — it's remote work. Here are 6 steps to landing a WFH role you love.
No longer limited by location, job seekers can launch a truly national, or even international, search for their next position.
Meeting your colleagues IRL for the first time? Here are 6 ways to squash the anxiety and make a good impression.
If you took a new job during the pandemic and have yet to lay eyes on your co-workers, it's natural to have the first day of school of jitters.
"It's about prioritizing and figuring out what we can focus on and continuing down that road," Maxine Williams, Facebook's diversity head, said.
A personal shopper for East Hampton's most elite women charges $225 an hour and uses a spreadsheet to plan day-to-night vacation outfits for clients. Here's what her life is like.
One of Lisa Frohlic's clients gives each new houseguest a $2,000 handbag as a gift. Other clients ask her to Marie Kondo their closets.
I got into Dartmouth and Duke a year after I got rejected from every grad school I applied to. These are the 4 things I did differently.
After Raman Dutt was rejected from every grad school he applied to, the computer scientist changed tack and secured an Ivy League offer.
Looking for a new career? eSports is exploding right now. A veteran shares her advice for breaking into the $44 billion industry.
Erin Ashley Simon charts her journey from college athlete and aspiring media professional to becoming an esports and gaming host.
The acquisition may help Zoom keep up with competitors like Cisco, which already features a similar real-time translation tool on its Webex software.
A former Goldman Sachs and McKinsey manager shares his favorite leadership model for navigating hybrid work
According to Jim Citrin, an executive at Spencer Stuart, leaders must focus on relationships, accountability, motivation, and process.
The chief talent officer of enterprise tech company HPE shares her 3 best pieces of career advice for breaking into in-demand industries
"Believe that no matter where you start from, there's a way forward and a strength in you that will show," Alessandra Ginante Yockelson said.
An exec shared the email an employee sent him asking to work from home permanently — and why he said yes
Chief Marketing Officer Stephen Light accepted his employee's request because it contained three key elements.
The founder of profitable Mailchimp outlines the experiments and challenges that took the business to $700 million in revenue
Mailchimp's founder tells all about the company's journey to success in a podcast. He describes the achievements and the setbacks he experienced as a leader.
Insider Intelligence describes how AI works and looks at its present and potential future applications.
Returning to work is one thing. The long-term plan for what work looks like in the future is a much more complex challenge.
Droga5, famed ad agency for The New York Times and Airbnb, is hiring across the board — its founder told us how to land a job there
David Droga said he looks for candidates with strong points of view who aren't 'embarrassed to work in advertising.'
Warren Buffett reversed plans to buy a $1.3 billion pipeline to avoid antitrust scrutiny — and its shows how the rich and powerful see Washington's growing regulatory threat
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and the pipeline seller said they are abandoning the sale due to "ongoing uncertainty" that the FTC would approve it.
Keep the initial reach out message short and concise, and don't ask for favors unless you develop a genuine relationship.
DEI professionals can make upwards of $200,000 a year. Experts reveal what it takes to land the job.
Employer interest in hiring diversity and inclusion experts is on the rise. Candidates should show they can embrace change and use data.
I'm a teacher in a tiny Alaskan village. My class consists of 8 students, and there are no sports teams or after-school clubs — here's what my life is like.
In the Bush, there are no movie theaters, bowling alleys, or coffee shops, so Taryn Williams, 28, spends time with her dog, Betty, and her students.
Everyone around you may be quitting. But if you need to keep a job you don't like, there are ways to make sure it keeps you energized and growing.
Firms should always focus on bad news, according to a book Bill Gates says all leaders must read this summer
Gates said that whenever an employee told him positive news, he would ask what wasn't going so well.
Elon Musk claims he turned down 'several high-paid jobs' on Wall Street. He's now worth $187 billion and is the world's second-richest person.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk could have had a lucrative career on Wall Street, he suggested in a court hearing on Monday.
Italy won the Euro 2020 final against England with a penalty shootout. Here's why penalty kicks are so unfair to goalies.
It's one of those things that make soccer such an intense and nail-biting sport — the penalty shootout. But are penalty kicks actually fair?
3 strategies to build a lucrative side hustle, according to an NFL linebacker who runs a successful real-estate business
Brandon Copeland, of the Atlanta Falcons, explains how mentorship, patience, and open-mindedness have unlocked new revenue streams outside football.
Revolut has a 'digital nomad' program that lets staff work from anywhere in the world for 2 months a year
Fintech company Revolut listened to their employees' feedback and now allow them to work flexibly from home and the office, as suits their needs.
Just over 6% of workers say they would quit their jobs if told to go back to the office 5 days a week
Workers were asked how they would respond should their employer ask them to return to the office full time in August, they were split over whether they would comply or quit.
Jen Glantz has had a successful career, but often the journey can be lonely. She's found mentors to guide her via social media and recommendations.
A job candidate emailed her future boss asking if she could work remotely full time to relocate closer to family. It worked — here's what she wrote.
Nikki Gonzales explained how she would have a higher quality of life and be more productive while working from Texas for a California company.
I make more than $300,000 a year working 3 jobs. I gave up my home in Austin to live in a van and travel the country — here's what it's like.
It took Jasmine Wilson, 28, two months to renovate her $25,000 cargo van. She has no regrets leaving her $1,500-a-month three-bedroom house in Texas.
Empathy has risen in value as a leadership trait because of the current crisis. A Facebook exec gives his 5 strategies to help managers adapt.
A Facebook executive highlights how leaders need to adapt to ensure employee well-being. He discusses 5 strategies to become a more empathetic leader.
Ana Laguna was looking for a way to know what her baby was telling her. She decided to found Zoundream to help others like her.
Aziz Hasan told Insider the company plans to experiment with different schedules to see what works best for each team.
"I recently spent $2,000 posting job listings on Indeed and received only 10 résumés," Zach Erdem says.
The letter provides a glimpse into the brilliance of Jeff Bezos. Among the biggest takeaways: Leaders must be honest about risks.
6 strategies for creating a robust, multifaceted approach to improving diversity at your organization
Diverse organizations are not built overnight or by accident, but just because the work is challenging doesn't mean it's impossible.
Wealthy newcomers are making Arizona's capital a tech, finance, and remote-work hub. "Why vacation here when you can live here?" said one broker peddling multimillion-dollar houses.
The legendary sprinter told CNBC that he wasn't always good with money, and splurged more than he'd have liked while he was gaining worldwide fame.
For every idea you think of, ask how it will make things easier for your customers. If there's a clear answer, it's an idea worth pursuing.
I bought a $70 printer to return things I bought online during the pandemic — and it was my best decision yet
I never thought I'd never need a printer as a 26-year-old. Then the pandemic — and new online shopping habits — hit.
Bain & Company's head of recruiting shares his top job-seeking tips for people feeling uncertain after the pandemic
Right now, Keith Bevans says job-hunters need be open-minded and flexible rather than hyper-focused on any one company or position.
I'm a Dungeons & Dragons 'dungeon master' who makes up to $125 an hour running virtual and in-person games
"My longest-running paid games are three years old at this point, and I've never had anybody leave a game," says Todd Carlstrom.
No college degree? No problem. How to land a stable, high-paying job on certificates and trainings alone.
More people are bypassing traditional education such as bachelor's and master's degrees, for coding bootcamps and self-driven learning.
With improved access to education and an increasingly high cost of living, American families are having fewer children than ever.
Jassy assures staff that he'll be a savvy CEO just like Bezos and the transition will be smooth. Still, he acknowledges critiques of Amazon's culture.
Diversity and inclusion professionals are being recruited relentlessly. Top execs in the field share their advice for making a name in the industry.
Diversity officers at Citi, Twitter, Wayfair, and others share their top advice for securing a role in diversity, equity, and inclusion.
The latest 'it bag' is affordable, accessible, and counts Beyonce as a fan. Here's what its business model is doing right.
Telfar bucks high-fashion norms and makes bank by letting anyone who wants to buy its "Bushwick Birkin" — without losing the allure of exclusivity.
A Google privacy engineer says he quit over 'constant gaslighting' following the firing of two AI experts
The senior privacy engineer has been with Google since 2014 and said he's quitting after the company fired two of its top AI ethicists last year.
This founder sold his startup for millions at age 29. Now he's helping other bootstrapped founders land multi-million exits, with backing from Bessemer.
Andrew Gazdecki, CEO of MicroAcquire, is building a service to help bootstrapped founders land multi-million exits.