A recent survey from skift.com shows that Americans are workaholics and (editorial) probably need to take some more vacation time. The study shows that 42% of us didn’t take any vacation time in 2014 at all!
The Pew Research Center ran an interesting survey to determine the gap between what scientists at large believe about a variety of scientific and culture issues compared to us regular, non-scientific folk. The results are interesting and a fine example of surveys for the public good.
Any organization that receives funding from government or is a specific contractor or subcontractor for government works should be aware that, as of March 24, 2014, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs implemented a new set of rules and regulations for Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Section 503 prohibits discrimination in employment against individuals with disabilities (IWDs) and requires these employers to take affirmative action to recruit, hire, promote, and retain these individuals.