Caroline Beaton

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Better Worklife

How to Have Great Relationships with Your Coworkers

We all know that coworkers can make or break a job. Workers’ inability or unwillingness to be intimate with others—what some researchers call social pessimism—predicts poor wellbeing and worse productivity at work. By contrast, research shows that workplace friendships increase individual innovation and enterprising behavior and diminish unhealthy perfectionism and burnout. One study found that […]

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Linda Le Phan

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Better Worklife

12 Incredibly Useful Tools For Creating A Happier Work-life

Everyone living in this technological age that we’re in right now is spoiled. There, I said it! Okay. Not necessarily spoiled in the traditional sense, but spoiled by choices, options, and possibilities compared to our non-technology-having predecessors. Because if you think about it, for almost every problem you can think of there’s some sort of solution […]

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Caroline Beaton

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Better Worklife, Real Talk, Work

Why Recent College Grads Shouldn’t Work Remotely

In today’s flexible, tech-based workplace, recent college grads are increasingly seeking remote work opportunities right out of college. But there are some compelling reasons they shouldn’t. Marissa Mayer’s Bold Move In February 2013, Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer banned her 12,000 employees from working from home. Though her memo really only affected around 200 workers, her […]

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