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BBC: Coronavirus: What’s it like to start a new job when working remotely?

Meeting your new team and being shown round the office is one of the biggest parts of starting a new job. But...

BBC: The reasons why people become incompetent at work

Have you ever wondered why the world is full of so many people who are incredibly incompetent at the very thing are...

NPR: 4 Ways To Make Your Workplace Equitable For Trans People

No matter where you work, being openly trans on the job can be tough — and it is simply not safe for...

BBC: How to avoid the ‘competency trap’

If it weren’t for a monumental management failure, your computer, tablet or smartphone may well have carried Xerox’s logo.

BBC: How to write emails in a pandemic

Ending an email with ‘All the best’ or ‘Regards’ seems too detached right now. What can we say that seems genuine...

BBC: Is this the secret of smart leadership?

It’s more than two millennia since the philosopher Socrates argued that humility is the greatest of all virtues. His timeless observation was that the...

BBC: The surprising perks of isolated work

Many are longing to return to the familiarity of an office. But others cherish the remoteness they get from their unique...

BBC: Why do we feel uneasy about a ‘new normal’?

Stay-at-home orders are starting to lift and many are returning to work. But why do we feel anxious about resuming our...

BBC: The benefits isolation can have on your work

If you – like many people across the world – are now working remotely, you might be worrying about loss of facetime...

CNN: These companies plan to make working from home the new normal. As in forever

The coronavirus pandemic has forced many companies to embrace work-from-home solutions. For some, the transition may stick.

BBC: Why we’ve been saying ‘sorry’ all wrong

Apologies can be tricky, but combining a dose of gratitude with a gesture that costs you something can help smooth ruffled...

BBC: Coronavirus: Flexible working will be a new normal after virus

Facebook and New Zealand's Prime Minister are the latest supporters of flexible working as companies mull back-to-office strategies.

Anouncement

[Illinois] Eight projects awarded funding for AI research to mitigate COVID-19

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eight University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign projects are among 26 to receive the first C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute awards for artificial...

Research Park Offers FREE Technology Training Program, Application Now Open

CHAMPAIGN -- The University of Illinois Research Park is launching a free technology training program to increase skills in programming and data...

[Illinois] Tests optional for fall 2021 freshman applicants

Students applying for fall 2021 freshman admission to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will not be required to submit SAT or...

Urbana campus to open for fall instruction with COVID-19 safety precautions

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will open the fall semester with as much in-person instruction and residential occupancy...