Sega will offer a sizeable number of staff voluntary retirement. In a note issued today, the Japanese game company warned around 300 employees will be solicited for voluntary retirement as part of its ongoing restructure. Voluntary retirement...Show More Summary
Employees at a Shanghai company who lucked out in a drawing lottery during their annual work party got to take part in this gameshow-inspired cash-grab yesterday. [ more › ]
Mental Floss put together this interesting list of facts about life as an employee in the warehouses of Amazon. One aspect addressed is the metal detectors by which warehouse workers must be scanned prior to leaving the premises for lunch or at the end of the work day. Show More Summary
This infographic explains how employees can lend credibility to an organization because they’re considered more trustworthy than a company itself. But it also shows how organizations can benefit from socially engaging their employees. Show More Summary
Employees of USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) are getting the first changes in 10 years in how they go about getting permission to speak to outside groups — ranging from their kid’s local scout troops to national conventions. And it might just make it harder to get a green light for such outside... Continue Reading
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When it comes to choosing lights for retail establishments, no two types are created equally. While in general, a good light source will allow you and your employees to see well enough to work and also let your customers check out all of your terrific merchandise, lighting can do much more than that. For example, […]
A customer's first name was replaced with a profanity on their bill after they called to cancel a service. read more
In the past year, Amazon has beefed up its hiring by 31% to 154,100 employees, when you factor in both full-time and part-time workers (not contract or seasonal workers). Of course, Amazon has a famously huge workforce in its warehouse fulfillment centers. Show More Summary
In celebration of Israel Space Week, which ends today, 300 employees of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) posed for a photo that was taken by a passing satellite. To create the so-called “space selfie,” the employees formed the initials of IAI as the company’s EROS-B satellite passed over at an altitude of 325 miles. photo via […]
We still don't know everything about the information Google handed over to the government about three WikiLeaks employees, but a lawyer for the search giant has answered one question about the incident. While a gag order prevented Google from the thr...
You may think they are lazy for not waking up at the crack of dawn, but each employee has a different internal clock that directly affects their energy levels.
Al Jazeera English has a plan to deal with the recent leaks that have aired the organization’s preferences regarding style and usage: invite its employees to keep leaking. Salah Negm, director of news at Al Jazeera English, sent a memo...Show More Summary
Their desire to make a difference makes them ideal employees, given you handle them right.
Research shows that job-hopping is the new norm for today's workforce, with an average tenure of less than 5 years. How can you get the most from an employee in such a short time?
Here's what's not interesting about this case brought by the EEOC: An employee was forced to retire because of his religious beliefs. A West Virginia jury found in favor of the employee, Beverly R. Butcher Jr., and awarded him $150,000. Here's what is interesting about this case: Butcher's employer, Consol......
The police are looking for a man who allegedly duped apartment seekers on Craigslist with upper Manhattan apartments he wasn't allowed to rent. [ more › ]
Sponsored Post Gathering employee feedback is an important part of keeping your team happy. And while there are certain questions or topics you should be sure to cover in each of your employee feedback surveys, others aren’t as helpful. Below is a list of five questions that might present problems during the process of collecting employee feedback. Are you making...
The head clerk of a California elementary school is coming under fire for posting inflammatory images on her Facebook page, FOX40 reports. Parents complained after learning that Debie McLarty, the head clerk at Walter Woodward Elementary, had posted an image of President Barack Obama with a bullet...
Post by Michele Zipp. What you post on Facebook can get you in trouble, and if your profile is public, everyone can see it. But people still post things that can get them in a bit of hot water. California school clerk at Walter Woodward...Show More Summary