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7 Employee Handbook Examples You Should Steal From

An employee handbook can be crucial in building a positive workplace culture and employee loyalty, but they're not easy to write. That's why we're breaking down the process for you and offering you six employee handbook examples.

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German company tests 5-hour workday — but bans workers from their phones

A German company is saying goodbye to the old 9-to-5. Instead, they have instituted a 5-hour workday. The tradeoff? Giving up your cell phone and keeping small talk to a minimum. We’ll wait and see if they are able to keep up with the same amount of productivity …

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82% of Small Businesses Believe Trade is Key to Economic Growth

A recent survey by FedEx examined the attitudes of US small business leaders toward international trade and found that “a substantial majority of U.S. small business leaders (82%) see increasing U.S. trade as beneficial to the overall economy.” Furthermore, 75% of small business heads reported that overseas online sales are an important key to the growth of their business.

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FACT CHECK: Do Robots Or Trade Threaten American Workers More?

During the Democratic National Debate, the issue about American workers losing their jobs to automation, particularly in the manufacturing industry, came to the forefront. NPR fact checks recent studies, and the solutions poised by Elizabeth Warren and Andrew Yang.

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