Tag: Work

  • Massachusetts’ Supreme Court Just Dealt a Major Blow To Gig Work Companies

    Massachusetts’ Supreme Court Just Dealt a Major Blow To Gig Work Companies

    Photo: Adam Berry (Getty Images) Gig work companies were stymied this week in their quest to upend traditional worker classifications. Watch Stephanie Hsu Is Going to Commit “So Many Murders” 02:29 Now playing The Biggest Crypto Heists of 2022…So Far 6/08/22 1:30PM 01:58 Now playing Bees Are Fish Now, I Guess? Thursday 9:46AM On Tuesday, […]

  • World’s Largest Four-Day Work Week Experiment Begins

    World’s Largest Four-Day Work Week Experiment Begins

    Previous research on the shortened work week have seen increases in productivity and employee happiness.Photo: Christopher Furlong (Getty Images) Companies in the United Kingdom will see how a four-day work week affects their productivity and employee happiness. It’s part of a six-month-long pilot program, the largest of its kind. This means thousands of workers in […]

  • Elon Musk to Employees: ‘Remote Work Is No Longer Acceptable’

    Elon Musk to Employees: ‘Remote Work Is No Longer Acceptable’

    A leaked email from Musk says that executive employees can work remotely…after at least 40 hours of in-office work.Photo: Win McNamee (Getty Images) Tesla CEO Elon Musk gave his executive employees an ultimatum in an email yesterday: Return to the office full time, or leave the company. Featured Videos Why is the Dancing Baby an […]

  • Too Little Too Late: Apple Reverses Remote Work Policy After Machine Learning Head Decamps to Alphabet

    Too Little Too Late: Apple Reverses Remote Work Policy After Machine Learning Head Decamps to Alphabet

    Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Well, this is awkward. One of Apple’s highest-profile return-to-office detractors reportedly landed a new gig at Alphabet’s DeepMind, marking the latest drama over Big Tech’s remote work scuffles. That move, ironically, comes right around the same time Apple decided to walk back its most recent return-to-office push In an internal […]