Incentive programs make up a huge part of worker’s remuneration schemes in the modern economy. Workers on incentive schemes generally get a base salary, then extra pay on top if they do certain things. 655 more words
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Tom Brokaw popularized the term the Greatest Generation from the title of a book he authored. It covers the accomplishments of that generation of American’s who lived through the great depression and fought in World War II, and moved on to create a country of affluency in the 1950’s and beyond. 542 more words
Attributable at times to Thomas Paine, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Napoleon’s valet, the quote has no identifiable father, for one obvious reason: It’s wrong.
According to the World Happiness Report—there is such a thing at the U.N.—happiness, like gross national product, can be (crudely) measured by survey. 871 more words