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Business

by Nate Dvorak

As the lines between work, remote work and vacation are blurring, traditional vacation policies may need to be revisited.

Business Journal

Despite its storied history and recent gains, the U.S. manufacturing sector is struggling to build engaging workplace cultures.

Most U.S. adults who work varying hours say they don't experience financial hardship and are satisfied with the number of hours they work.

Optimism among U.S. investors rose again in the third quarter after plateauing in the second quarter and is now hitting levels not reached since 2000.

The percentage of U.S. adults with a positive view of the auto industry has reached its highest point in Gallup's 17-year trend, led by a sharp increase among Republicans.

Of 25 U.S. business and industry sectors, the movie and oil and gas industries generate the most politically polarized reviews.

When evaluating employee perks, companies should avoid chasing after trendy offerings that may initially attract employees, but fail to retain them.

Hourly workers are less satisfied than salaried workers with most tangible aspects of their jobs, including vacation time, retirement plans and pay.

by Frank Newport

As U.S. businesses face pressure to grow, Americans persistently report much more confidence in small business than in big business.

Americans' impressions of six major sectors of the U.S. economy grew significantly more positive this year. Others improved slightly, while none lost ground.

Opinion
by Larry Emond

Some companies have massively boosted their number of engaged employees, while others have not. Find out what makes the difference.

Employed Americans are not particularly worried about their jobs becoming obsolete because of technology. They worry most about having their benefits cut.

Fewer than one in 10 Americans routinely shop for groceries online, whereas the vast majority shop weekly at grocery and other retail stores.

by Annamarie Mann

Employees who work remotely 100% of the time report the lowest levels of engagement. Find out what you can do about it.