October in five articles by Business Digest

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We apply our research expertise to offer you a monthly selection of five articles that attracted our attention with their originality, relevance and/or in-depth analysis. Happy reading!

1. PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
8 Body-Language Tips To Boost Your Success At Work, Business Insider
A few surprising tricks to ensure your body language works for, not against, you

2. WORK LIFE BALANCE
Freezing Eggs as Part of Employee Benefits: Some Women See Darker Message, New Yor Times
This Apple and Google initiative, which offers female employees wanting to delay motherhood the possibility to freeze their eggs, brought back the debate on work-life balance

3. DECISION
What You Eat Affects Your Productivity, HBR blog
What you eat has a major impact on your cognitive performance. Does your diet run the risk of leading you to make bad decisions?

4. CONFLICT MANAGEMENT
How to Deal with a Mean Colleague, HBR blog
This article by Amy Gallo will help you to take a step back from your co-workers’ toxic behaviors and know how to better respond.

5. CSR
Truck energy efficiency, why Wal-Mart is leading the race, ParisTech Review
How did the retailer Wal-Mart (although one of the most criticized in the world for its environmental policy) become a case study in energy efficiency ? Find the answer in this ParisTech Review article.