A man who, contrary to his employer's policy, kept a locked gun in his car in the company parking lot can sue for wrongful termination under Mississippi law, says the Fifth Circuit. This case is fundamentally about the clashing of state laws with company policy with regard to dangerous arms.......
You’ll want to be updating your iOS devices to 9.3.5, the version released today by Apple — especially if you’re a prominent human rights activist. A recently thwarted attack on just such a person employed not one but three zero-day exploits. And that’s just the beginning of the story. Read More
America’s Volkswagen dealers took the brunt of the automaker’s diesel emissions scandal, but a cash payout designed to ease their troubles is on the way. Lawyers for the dealers, who were once poised to revolt against their employer, announced a tentative settlement deal with the automaker today, Reuters reports. Show More Summary
Peter Thiel and Donald Trump have both made their distaste for the media known and now a lawyer they both employ is scattershotting defamation lawsuits on Melania's behalf.
Donald Glover’s “Atlanta” Has An All African-American Writing Staff The BOSSIP staff will in the building tonight at the Atlanta premiere of Donald Glover’s new FX series “Atlanta”. Brotha Glover is currently going on a media blitz promo tour and
Central banks are responsible for determining the monetary policy by setting the interest rates to balance investments and savings, which helps to keep economies fully employed and inflation stable. The natural rate is the interest rate...Show More Summary
An earlier blurb pointed out concerns that the Steelers are a little too loose-lipped with medical information about players not currently employed by the team. After reading it, an executive with another team pointed out a third example featuring a lack of discretion from the Steelers. Although the Steelers publicly have adhered to the notion…
A strange case, this one. It’s unlikely that she would have got away with it in any case, so inept was her plan to murder her employer and inherit her
(Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should be able to hike U.S. interest rates "in the not too distant future" because of progress, though sometimes slow, on employment and inflation, a top Fed official said on Thursday. "The case is strengthening" for a rate hike, Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan said on CNBC TV. Show More Summary
Cooper sheepishly admitted after a beat, "Pretty much. Yeah, I guess that's one way to look at it."
Looking for a new job can be a real pain but if you don’t know what it is that employers are looking for in new hires; the whole process can drag on forever. If you know what employers want; you can use your CV, cover… Read More The post 15 Traits Employers Look for in New Hires appeared first on Business Pundit.
Two in five workers will be independent contractors by 2020, according to one study. That’s an estimated 60 million of us toiling without the restrictions (or benefits) of full-time employment. The downside, of course, is that this freedom...Show More Summary
If there were a dream job for a dog, this might be it. Bailey the dog has been employed to as something of a seagull security guard for the Australian National Maritime Museum in Sydney, Australia. SEE ALSO: Gobi the dog reunited with...Show More Summary
Drobetsky v. Chicago School of Prof. Psych. (Ill. App. 2016) [1152797_R23] There is no general cause of action for ‘plagiarism’ – it comes up most often in student and employment cases. Drobetsky was a masters degree student at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Show More Summary
NEW YORK — Ooshma Garg, 29, is no stranger to launching a startup. As a junior at Stanford University, she created Anapata, an online site that matches law students looking for jobs with potential employers. After three years of bootstrapping, Garg sold the company for a reported $20 million. Show More Summary
During a job interview, the employer is looking for more than qualifications — chances are, he also wants to see how you communicate in a high-stress professional setting. The seemingly innocuous chatting at the beginning and end of the session tells the interviewer a great deal about your style, personality and interpersonal skills. Show More Summary
People often ask me about how I manage to find time to run a company, write for Forbes, publish a book, and raise a young family. My answer is always the same. There are no life hacks or secret techniques that one can employ to boost productivity. Instead, I believe [...]
Under pressure to connect with new audiences, orchestras are employing new tactics, such as forgoing Tchaikovsky for hits by Beyoncé. But at what price?
The Phillip’s curve is obsolete. Inflation does not reliably depend on employment. So what other model could we depend on? This one showing core inflation plotted against an aggregate corporate profit rate minus a mix of nominal rates. (FRED data link) Mixed nominal rate = 0.56Fed rate + 0.4410-year treasury Here we have quarterly data […]
A new feature that helps employers find freelancers aims to boost LinkedIn's premium subscriptions. A new feature that helps employers find freelancers aims to boost LinkedIn's premium subscriptions. LinkedIn has created a freelance marketplace. Show More Summary