The Surprising Work Perk People Want Most

If employers made it easy for employees to find high-quality care providers for the needs of their entire family — including children, seniors, pets and the household itself — most workers say it would help them to balance their work, family and personal obligations and increase job satisfaction and productivity, a new survey shows.

7 Ways to Get Promoted in 2013

Heading into 2013, many employees made getting a promotion their New Year’s resolution. But simply working hard isn’t always enough to catch the boss’s eye.  From being a team player to volunteering for assignments no one wants, business leaders say there are a number of actions promotion-seeking employees can take to try to get a leg up on their competition. Here are seven ways to get promoted this year.