One of the most difficult things about trying to talk race in this country is the fact that our knowledge of and agreement on basic facts is so varied. While most of us know that the enslavement and segregation of black people gravely impacted...Show More Summary
In 2016, library employee Rachel Dovel (via employer health care plan) planned to undergo gender reassignment surgery. When told the surgery was not covered by the library’s health insurer, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Dovel took the library board/insurance company to court.
Honesty is always the best policy when it comes to your resume. Still, many job seekers embellish many aspects of their resumes in hopes of catching a hiring manager's attention. The following is a list of four of the most common resume lies that recruiters can spot a mile away. Show More Summary
California’s economic engine quieted in June as employers reduced their payrolls by 1,400, according to a report Friday by the state’s Employment Development Department. It was the second month this year that the state lost jobs. The unemployment rate stayed flat at 4.7%, the lowest rate since...
The Cubs have already made the biggest trade of the season so far. Can they double up? Yu Darvish is excellent, a pending free agent, and currently employed by an under-.500 team. As such, we will be saturated with Darvish trade rumors for the next 10 days. Show More Summary
Move over, millennials—Generation Z will be joining the workforce soon. Here's what small business owners need to know about managing the next generation. The post 7 Things Employers Must Know About Generation Z appeared first on AllBusiness.com The post 7 Things Employers Must Know About Generation Z appeared first on AllBusiness.com. Show More Summary
From the BLS: Regional and State Employment and Unemployment SummaryUnemployment rates were lower in June in 10 states, higher in 2 states, and stable in 38 states and the District of Columbia, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Show More Summary
We talk a lot about retirement plans here on Good Financial Cents, but one part of the retirement subject we don’t discuss enough is 401(k) vesting. Not all plans have it, but many do. And some have very generous employer matches, making the question of 401(k) vesting an important one. Show More Summary
When a call comes in requesting an employment reference, employers often say too little out of fear of lawsuits. To make matters worse, gone are the days of writing your worst employee a glowing reference, a la Bartleby, the Scrivener, so you don't have to feel guilty about kicking......
Staff claiming to be employed by America's Transportation Security Administration (TSA) have been sharing anecdotes about their role on secret-sharing forum Whisper.
Under the Obama administration in 2015, the Department of Education toughened up a set of rules known as the Gainful Employment Regulations. The rules were designed to protect students from being buried in debt by for-profit trade school programs that created far more student indebtedness than...
This is supposed to be a sob story, but what it really does is expose employers who have been breaking federal law Fears of immigration raids linger as Saratoga racing
Job fairs may seem obsolete, but they offer unique opportunities to impress an employer in ways that LinkedIn and other online mediums can’t. You...
A New Zealand teenager who complained his large DEVAST8 face tattoo was hampering his employment prospects has finally landed a job. Mark Cropp’s photo was shared around the world after he admitted on social media the tattoo was a drunken mistake from his time in prison and he was devastated with the results. Show More Summary
The US Department of the Interior pulled two climate-change experts expected to participate in a tour of Glacier National Park with Mark Zuckerberg, just days before the Facebook CEO arrived, The Washington Post reported. The employees...Show More Summary
Employers and recruiters absolutely look into a candidate's social media presence when considering them for jobs (and even once they've been hired!), but here's the good news: it is completely within your control to spin your publicShow More Summary
by Tobias Coughlin-Bogue A wonderful taco salad made by one of the many wonderful people FareStart employs and uplifts. Now with more employment and uplifting! FareStart Fare Start's Amazonian Empire Arrives The bulk of FareStart's new...Show More Summary
Landing an interview is what a job search is all about. It’s the moment you meet with your next potential employer and even though interviewing may seem second nature to you by now, you still need to prepare ahead of time. A job candidate was concerned about her interviewing skills and recently asked a question
New York City mayor Bill de Blasio wants to coerce museums and arts groups that receive city money into using hiring quotas based on race and ethnicity, according to the New York Times. But it would be illegal for employers to give into...Show More Summary
A former AuthenTec worker has reached a $278,773 settlement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, resolving insider trading charges following Apple's buyout of his employer.