We have intermittently discussed the worsening plight of physicians trying to provide clinical care as employees of large organizations. Such corporate physicians are likely to be squeezed between professional values that put the patient first, and management that puts revenue first. Show More Summary
California lawmakers on Thursday approved a measure intended to help female employees receive the equal pay to their male counterparts.
A new Oracle survey finds that while 81% of employees consider it important for their companies to be able to launch applications quickly, 52% say they don’t have that kind of IT agility.
In today's talent-hungry economy, we're torn between needing to fill key positions fast and wanting to find a unicorn--that elite and elusive perfect employee. But is there such a thing as the perfect person for a job? And should you bother looking?
The nation is still reeling over the shooting murders of 24-year-old WBDJ-TV reporter Alison Parker and 27-year-old cameraman Adam Ward. Shorting after the shooting, the suspected gunman, former WBDJ employee Bryce Williams, who’s real...Show More Summary
Shout out to Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local 31 President Michael "Mac" McAnany for helping the Foo Fighters rickroll the Westboro Baptist Church this weekend outside the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo.—that's him driving his pickup with Dave Grohl and a sound system! Thanks, brother!
On-call scheduling is a retail practice that looks great on a store’s budget on paper, but wrecks employees’ lives in real life. Gap Inc. is the third major retailer in recent months that has announced that they’re ending the practice across all of their brands, after months working on what they call “sustainable scheduling practices.” On-call scheduling means that a … [More]
If the NCAA wants to insist athletes aren't employees, maybe it should stop this right now. This year, many college athletes will be receiving slightly more scholarship money to help pay for food, books, clothes and other stuff. Hooray! Coaches...Show More Summary
Watch as magician Rahat Hussein uses a humanoid robot to surprise/scare fast food drive-thru employees. The guy is starting to get famous because for once, he gets recognized by someone right away when he pulls his car by the ordering window. [MagicofRahat] The post Drive Thru Robot Driver Prank [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Delta Air Lines is launching a partnership with nine universities across the country this fall. According to the airline, the effort will “go beyond traditional stadium signage to embed the airline and its employees in campus and alumni...Show More Summary
Gannett CEO Bob Dickey sent this letter to employees Thursday morning: Good Morning, I wanted to let you know that today we are offering eligible, long-term Gannett employees within certain business segments and departments of our company the opportunity to take advantage of an early retirement program. The employees who are receiving the offer all … Read More
Aug. 26--For passengers with flights and employees with work shifts at Philadelphia International Airport on the weekend of Pope Francis' visit, SEPTA said Wednesday that its Airport Regional Rail Line will operate in both directions every 30 m
Austal’s U.S. operation consists of more than 4,000 employees supporting the design, construction and sustainment of two U.S. Navy programs, the 127-meter,
The practice among retailers of scheduling store employees for “on-call” hours (during which they are required to be available, but are not paid unless they're called in) came to the fore in April when the New York Attorney General sent letters to 13 major brands requesting information about their... Continue reading
MacRumors recently learned that Apple's One to One training program for Mac, iPhone and iPad may be coming to an end soon, and we can now confirm that Apple Stores are holding meetings with retail employees about phasing out the membership-based service, which has been available under its current name since May 2007. Show More Summary
Yesterday morning, a disgruntled former employee fatally shot reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward of WDBJ during a live interview in Virginia. The post 24 Hours After The Tragic On-Air WDBJ Shooting, Here’s What We Know About Vester Lee Flanagan And His Victims appeared first on Crime Feed.
Ever done something you wished you could take back? Like accidentally sent an email to 33,000 Thomson Reuters employees? That's what some guy named Vince apparently did yesterday, flooding inboxes and setting off a "reply all" chain that some say slowed down Reuters email and provided the Internet with...
Chris Hurst, Alison Parker’s boyfriend, was remarkably composed in the face of the horrific murder of the WDBJ reporter and her cameraman, Adam Ward, by a disgruntled employee Wednesday. On Thursday’s morning show — which is the program that was on air when the shocking crime was broadcast live the day before — Chris Hurst... Show More Summary
Magician Rahat Hussein is back and surprising even more unsuspecting fast food drive-thru employees by pulling up to their window with a humanoid robot in the driver’s seat. The robot turns red with anger a little more often this time around. Here is Rahat’s original robot prank:
If you thought CEOs were earning way too much while the bulk of their companies' employees got left behind -- well, you weren't wrong. The pay gap between chief executives of major U.S. firms and their median workers is massive, according to a recent report from career review site Glassdoor, which looked at data from 2014. Show More Summary