3 Workplace Ideas You Need to Know About This Summer


When you think of summer, you might think of vacations, beaches, or ice cream. What you probably don’t think of are the latest developments and trends in your line of work.

We don’t blame you. It’s hard to keep up with workplace trends when you’re planning a BBQ or reapplying sunscreen.

That’s why we’re here. We’ve collected three new articles on issues that could impact your work life, so you can get up to speed fast.

1. Multitasking is a Lie

At least the BBC thinks so. This article discusses why the skill nearly every job posting since 2005 has described as essential may be overrated.

2. Culture, Not Money, is the Key to Happiness

Maybe your grandma was right. According to Bloomberg News, money isn’t everything when it comes to happiness. Firefighters, most of whom aren’t making six figures, are the most satisfied workers in the country. The least satisfied? Unsurprisingly, those are telemarketers, so don’t be too mean when they call you.

3. No More (Office) Drama!

There’s no eliminating gossip and drama at work, but you can keep out of it. Inc. offers three tips to keep your head in your work.