Some quotes, survey statistics and musings to use in employee communications,
or just as a break in the grind.
Slightly more than 50% of Americans expect to get
a refund on either their state or federal tax return this
year, and, among them, 63% plan to save or invest
at least part of the money they receive, according to a study
conducted by TD Ameritrade.
79% of employees
feel aggrieved in the
to a survey conducted by
Yahoo! Shine and Fitness
Magazine, workers are annoyed
with both the personal behavior and the
work habits of their colleagues. The top
turnoff for men, at 41%, is coworkers’ body
odor. Nearly as many women—38%—think
their colleagues could do better in the
“A big part
life.” —Suze Orman
A survey shows 57% of workers aged 60-plus plan to look
for a new job after retiring from their current company.
CareerBuilder also asked those workers how soon they
think they can retire from their present job; one in 10 (11%)
respondents doubts he will ever be able to retire.