Groups where “social censorship” is put into place are more productive, the research found
The steady increase of so-called 'collaborative work' can eventually undermine an employee’s performance
Social pressures or rewards such as bonuses made candidates work harder. But rewards did not improve performance, according to a new study.
Time blocking is the concept of sitting down once a week for a few minutes or hours and scheduling time for yourself
3.2 million people are working so hard that they risked mental or physical breakdown, study finds
Renowned labour market economist warns it would be premature to put up the Bank’s base rates from 0.5 per cent
Economic View: In the past, there may have been more people working in the informal economy
Japan’s prime minister Shinzo Abe sent a shiver through the global diplomatic community today, by explicitly comparing tensions between Tokyo and Beijing to animosity between European powers in the run-up to the First World War.
Whatever the leaders gathering at the Swiss ski resort say to reporters, to really understand the strength of the recovery, we need to follow the money
George Osborne was facing a backlash from business leader today over his support for a sharp increase in the value of the national minimum wage.
Shell dropped a bombshell on investors after warning that fourth quarter profit will be "significantly" lower than last year, blaming low production, high exploration costs and continuing problems with refining.
Economic View: The only comparable region in terms of overall spending is Scandinavia
America's central bank acts after two year budget deal was recently agreed in Congress - removing the threat of another government shutdown in the near future
Job prospects for graduates and apprentices are looking brighter for next year as more companies expect to hire staff, according to a new report.
The immigration chief in Calais has said the UK has created "a magnet for illegal immigrants."
Ryan Giggs as national treasure is a hard bubble to prick. The eulogies rained down on Friday on the occasion of his 40th birthday. The celebration of such a landmark, uncommon for an active footballer, is no place for the dissenting voice. But what about the day after? Is this the time to reflect more critically on the career of a Manchester United great?