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Top HR and Company Culture News of the Week – July 14, 2014

Written by Jimmy Winskowski | Jul 14, 2014 9:38:27 PM

Understanding the mindset of Millenials is something that many administrators are working to master. And a recent study has shown some interesting data that may give you greater insight into your Generation Y employees. While a majority say that friendships in the workplace hold great importance, this LinkedIn study shows that they'll sacrifice those friendships to get ahead. See why in this fantastic Forbes.com piece from author Kathryn Dill.

Are you happy in your career? If not, business author Kathy Caprino may know a few reasons why. She says, "There are 6 crippling assumptions I see countless professionals make that hold them back from being happier in their careers, or finding the courage to change directions." Find out which assumptions may be damaging your career in her recent piece for Forbes.com, "6 Hidden Assumptions that Destroy Career Happiness."

It's no secret that more and more offices move toward a more open layout, hoping to spark more open communication and idea sharing. So what will the office of the future look like? Will executives be out on the floor with employees? Take a moment to read why Fast Co. author Shaunacy Ferro says your company's future office might be a park.