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The 29 tech companies with the best company culture in 2018

Comparably, a website that rates companies across a number of different areas, has released its Best Company Culture list for 2018.

The progression of office culture from the 50s to today

Office culture has undergone a number changes throughout history. Certain shifts were aesthetic in nature, like the rise and fall of the cubicle. Other included increased diversity in the office. Take a look back at how workplaces have transformed since the 1950s.
7,000 Nike employees are about to get a raise.

2 former employees are suing Nike over alleged pay discrimination at the company

Nike is being sued by two female ex-employees who claim that they were discriminated against while working for the company. The two women claim that they were paid less than their male colleagues and were not promoted fairly.
She was asleep at the wheel.

A California DMV employee who napped at work every day for 3 hours cost the state at least $40,000

DMVs are notorious for having grueling wait times. But an unnamed employee may have contributed to the back up at one California DMV by napping on the job for three hours every day.
A file photo of workers in Tokyo on their lunch break in 1997.

A Japanese company docked a worker’s pay and made a public apology because he went to lunch 3 minutes early

A 64-year-old man in Kobe left for his lunch break at 11:57 a.m. multiple times because he wanted a 'change of pace,' and was punished for it. Japan has a toxic overwork culture and is also obsessive about punctuality.
Doug Dennerline started his new role as CEO of BetterWorks on Wednesday.

7 months after a sexual harassment scandal, the human resources startup BetterWorks has a new CEO

Doug Dennerline, a former Cisco executive, addressed the BetterWorks staff at an all-hands on Wednesday.
The process matters just as much as the outcome.

A Japanese word without a direct English translation reveals the biggest difference between Japanese and American work cultures

"Shokunin" is the Japanese word for mastery of one's profession. Japanese people see their work as a source of pride, perhaps more so than Americans do.
It's a seemingly sensible approach to modern office romance.

Google and Facebook have similar rules on asking out coworkers: You only get one chance

Google and Facebook both have policies stating employees can only ask out a coworker once. If the person gives an iffy response, that counts as a "no."
Former Ripcord employee Perry Coneybeer took a year off from school to take her first full-time job in tech — but all was not as it seemed.

A 19-year-old who quit school to work at a $250 million startup says she was fired after complaining about ‘objectification, marginalization, an...

Ripcord, a robotics firm backed by Kleiner Perkins, GV (formerly Google Ventures), and Steve Wozniak, has a toxic work culture, a former female employee says.
It's all about support, flexibility, and autonomy.

What it’s like to work at HubSpot, one of the best workplaces of 2018

HubSpot, which makes inbound marketing and sales software, was ranked one of the top tech companies in the US. We asked employees what it's like to work there.