News Clips

The top stories mentioning Kansas State University are posted below. Download an Excel file with all of the day's news stories.

Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

*The 8 Biggest Financial Mistakes Newlyweds Make
9/18/14 Huffington Post
In fact, one Kansas State University study found that if couples argued about money at the beginning of their marriage, they were more likely to report poor relationship satisfaction in the long-term. This is precisely why experts say it's key for couples to tackle money issues early -- to stave off fights over finances in the future.
 
*7 Signs You May Be A Workaholic
9/18/14 Forbes
Although some CEOs and managers may feel secretly giddy when they’ve hired someone who is willing to work all hours of the day and night, in the long-term, it hurts companies – and individuals. A 2013 study by Kansas State University found that people who work more than 50 hours per week were likely to suffer both physical and mental health consequences.
 
Leave of absence case sets outer boundary for reasonable accommodation
9/18/14 Bloomberg Businessweek
In Hwang v. Kansas State University, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit ruled that, although Grace Hwang's prolonged absence was unfortunate and not of her own making, her employer was within its rights to terminate Hwang's employment when she failed to return to work following six months of leave.  

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