Michelle Conlin

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The new office politics of funding the boss's causes

World / Politics May 14, 2015

The new office politics of funding the boss's causes

It wasn't long ago that politics, like religious orientation or sexual preference, was a taboo topic in the American workplace. Political beliefs were considered a private affair — off limits to the boss. But today employers are increasingly approaching workers to raise funds, lobby and ...