Young woman leaving Macy's employee entrance: Fuck, will you people just fucking walk!?Little boy: Mommy, why is the elf in different clothes? And why is she saying bad words?Random passerby: It's because she's a New York elf.Little boy: Oooooooooohhhhhhhhh.Mom: Shit!Little boy: You could be a New York elf!!!!!!–35th & 7th
On the Web: Introducing Square Payroll: A Quick and Easy Way to Pay Your Employees - Square Blog - "Today, we’re making it a whole lot easier for small businesses (especially ones with hourly employees) to do their payroll. Our new Square...Show More Summary
It’s time for growth hacking to grow up. As an employee of Facebook at 500 people, I got to see a few interesting things. I was there at a pretty explosive time of growth. In fact, that summer the company became the world’s largest social network, surpassing MySpace. More meaningful for [...]
Square today launched a new product called Payroll and as the name suggests it’s meant to simplify payroll management. The company says that existing solutions are geared more towards large businesses with salaried employees and not towards small businesses where people are generally paid by the hour. Show More Summary
Steve Baker, VP of The Great Game of Business, explains how open book management can help keep employees involved and engaged.
The recent discovery of a massive and unprecedented theft of US government personnel data - including personal details on every American spy, diplomat, national security official, Pentagon civilian employee and all other federal government employees, including retirees - ranks as the most important and extensive theft in cybernetic history.
By Richard Wolf, USA TODAY The Supreme Court signaled Tuesday that it may be prepared to strike down laws forcing public employees to pay union dues, posing a major threat to organized labor.
Benjamin Wey, CEO of New York Global Group, was accused of pressuring a female employee into sex and then firing her once he found out she had a boyfriend.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is taking a cue from Texas and has announced that court clerks and other public employees who don’t want to issue gay marriage licenses won’t have to, just as long as an invisible friend in the sky told them they mustn’t. Show More Summary
"The cake should not have been made." A Walmart in Louisiana is under fire for what its bakery employees will and will not put on a cake. According to ABC News, customer Chuck Netzhammer ordered a cake last Thursday to be decorated with...Show More Summary
According to an article in The Wall Street Journal, employee turnover can cost a business more than double an employee's yearly salary. Finding and training a replacement takes financial resources as well as management time and energy. Show More Summary
[Content Note: Class warfare; worker exploitation.]The Good News is that President Obama has announced plans to make a significant change to the overtime exemption: Here's a convenient way of getting more work out of your employees,Show More Summary
Square is taking on a new sort of transaction for small businesses: employee payrolls. Simply called Square Payroll, the tool is meant to make it easy for the person managing a payroll to get money out to his or her employee, especially those paid by the hour. Show More Summary
Today, payments startup Square is launching its latest small business offering: payroll services. For $20 a month plus an additional $5 per employee, Square Payroll will handle employee payment and all the accompanying taxes. This service...Show More Summary
Do Google employees breathe better air than the rest of us? That’s what San Francisco-based environmental health startup Aclima wants to know. Aclima stayed hush about what it’s been up to for the last several years, but just announced...Show More Summary
This episode of The Future in 5, I talk about what an employee is. This is a very basic, simple concept that many of us do not pay attention to even though it is a part of our daily lives. The definition of an "employee" is basically somebody who does work for pay. Show More Summary
Feed mill employees get in contact with mycotoxins. But how big is the risk? And how much do Flemish people know about mycotoxins? Two topics that were published recently in the World Mycotoxin Journal.
CALIFORNIA, United States (SND) — Selfie sticks are no longer allowed in Disney theme parks, the company confirmed yesterday. A Disney spokeswoman cited safety concerns, and one current Cast Member and detailed exactly what led Disney to prohibit selfie sticks in their parks. “Hey there! I’m a cast member at Disneyland in California.” The reddit post begins. “I […]
We train our employees on all kinds of things, but we still leave gaping holes in their knowledge and it hurts us every day. Here are ten critical things your employees should know -- but they don't!
One of my favorite topics is company culture and how it can save or kill a company. On AVC, Fred Wilson talks about the potential of relocating your company and the possible change of employee mindset from loyalists to mercenaries. In the world of data, we have two very good posts. On KDnuggets, we have […]