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Holiday gift-giving at work takes a turn for the weird

Gift exchange events in the office can get really inappropriate, really fast.

Snapshot: Employment growth highest in jobs requiring social, analytical skills

Between 1980 and 2015, jobs that depend on social ability grew the most.

Snapshot: Data analysis skills are critical across the organization

Gathering, analyzing and drawing practical conclusions from data has become a core business skill.

Veteran hiring steady, but vets growing dissatisfied

Almost half of surveyed employers say they have hired a veteran in the last year, but veterans are significantly less content with their jobs than last year.

Snapshot: Female managers are most engaged

Only about a third of all employees are engaged on the job.

Because I’m happy! Most of us enjoy our work

Everyone wants to be happy at work, but it varies by an employee’s job and field, among other factors.

Snapshot: 5 fastest growing fields

These industries saw the most job growth over the last 25 years.

Your millennial employees are more likely to moonlight

From bartender to blogger, it’s not uncommon for workers to have a side job to earn a little extra money or pursue an area of interest.

Snapshot: Millennials on the move

Don’t plan on retaining your millennial employees forever.

How do execs view the HR function?

Sixty percent of executives believe that HR has strategic value for their organizations.