Topic: technology

Founders Of Sleep Aid Business Bedtime Network Tell Us The Perfect Time To Shut Off Our Laptops

Founders Of Sleep Aid Business Bedtime Network Tell Us The Perfect Time To Shut Off Our Laptops

How did you sleep last night? My night was not so great. I was worried about a deadline today and my alarm woke me up in the middle of a dream, which pretty much guarantees a groggy morning. At the very least, however, I can take comfort in knowing I’m not alone. Sleep aids and advice have turned into a booming industry, targeted at those of us who are so tired (OMG, SO TIRED) but can’t seem to get any sleep — particularly women. More »

The Impact Of Technology On The Workplace: 5 Steps To Protect Your Job

The Impact Of Technology On The Workplace: 5 Steps To Protect Your Job

Do you find it hard to make ends meet these days? You are not alone. For millions of workers, wages and disposable personal income have flat-lined or fallen during the last decade. According to the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, median income for working-age households (headed by someone under the age of 65) slid from $62,541 in 2000 to $55,640 in 2011, a 12.4% decline. While wages have been stagnant, the prices of everything from healthcare to housing has risen dramatically above the rate of inflation, leaving almost half of Americans living paycheck to paycheck. More »