The New Approach to Work-Life Balance

CareerBuilder found that nearly half of American workers check email after they leave work, and 45% say they do work during non-business hours.
Additionally, this phenomenon crosses global borders, prompting new laws in France and a campaign in Japan to limit working hours.
Of course, we’d all love a little more balance in our lives. But it’s more than that. We need it.

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Google workers protest to support suspended colleagues, ‘save culture’

SAN FRANCISCO — Saying Google is retaliating against employees, workers at its San Francisco office on Friday demanded that the company reinstate two suspended colleagues during a rally “to save Google’s open culture.”
About 250 to 300 people gathered outside the tech giant’s office along the Embarcadero in support of the Googlers.

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AI to affect high-paying jobs held by Bay Area workers the most, studies say

High-paying jobs held by male, white and Asian-American workers will be more affected by artificial intelligence than lower-paying jobs, a new study has found. And San Jose and San Francisco are among the metro areas that will feel the biggest impact from AI, according to the researchers.

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