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Balancing Act: Is working late a necessity, or a habit?

It's a challenge almost every worker faces: getting out the office door on time. Many get caught in an email trap, sticking around to send one more message and finding themselves still at the office an hour later. Others linger late to appear committed to their jobs, particularly when the culture demands it.

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How to prepare your finances for a job change

If you made a New Year's resolution to find a new job this year, you might have a good chance of making a switch. Employers in all major industry sectors are expected to increase hiring in the first quarter of the year, according to the most recent ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey.

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Fight for $15 protest in KC

Several dozen fast food workers and labor supporters rallied at a Kansas City Hardee's restaurant on Jan. 12 to protest the nomination of Andy Puzder as U.S. Secretary of Labor.

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Fight for $15 protest in KC

Several dozen fast food workers and labor supporters rallied at a Kansas City Hardee's restaurant on Jan. 12 to protest the nomination of Andy Puzder as U.S. Secretary of Labor.
Diane Stafford The Kansas City Star
Fight for $15 protest in KC 0:33

Fight for $15 protest in KC

Former steelworkers have doubts about Trump bringing jobs back 2:51

Former steelworkers have doubts about Trump bringing jobs back

Police arrest dozens of low-wage workers at Fight for 15 protest 3:18

Police arrest dozens of low-wage workers at Fight for 15 protest

UMKC students join Fight for $15 march and 15-minute rally 1:02

UMKC students join Fight for $15 march and 15-minute rally