A survey of 3,462 employees finds the majority (56 percent) do not attempt to negotiate for better pay when they
are offered a job.
Source: CareerBuilder, Chicago
Compiled by Michael J. O'Brien
Illustrations by Marthe Roberts/Shea
According to a survey of 300 C-suite executives, 80 percent consider HR management to
be a strategic partner to help drive talent strategies across their organizations.
Source: HR Certification Institute, Alexandria, Va., and Dow Jones Customer Intelligence, New York
Traditional vs. PTO
Employees at organizations with
traditional leave plans average
about 26 paid days off,
compared to 17 days off for
those with paid-time-off systems
that incorporate vacation,
personal and sick leave.
Source: 2017 Paid Sick Leave
Practices report, Bloomberg BNA,
Source: Office Team, Menlo Park, Calif.
Bored at Work
A survey of 380 U.S. workers
finds these workers are
bored in the office an
average of 10. 5 hours per
week — the equivalent of
68 days per year.
Source: Right Management, Milwaukee