WASHINGTON (AP) — Forty-one Secret Service employees found to have reviewed private agency records involving a U.S. congressman have been disciplined, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Thursday. Johnson said the actions of...Show More Summary
This is NOT music to our ears… Remember how Taylor Swift, Adele, and a bunch of other artists removed their music from Spotify because the streaming service was paying its artists too poorly? Well, as it turns out, while the musicians are suffering financially, Spotify's employees are living quite nicely thanks to an insanely high average salary [...]
For years rumors percolated that HP was trying to sell its troubled consulting unit, Enterprise Services. At the same time, Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman kept insisting the unit was essential to HPE's future and that she...Show More Summary
Customers make great employees at New York City-based financial services provider CommonBond, where staff members receive $1,200 a year to help repay student loans.
On Tuesday, Condé Nast announced it's subsidizing a top-shelf Rent the Runway subscription for all employees. For six months, Condé Nast employees can subscribe to Rent the Runway's Unlimited service for $90 a month, exactly $49 less than what other people pay. The subscription lets you rent three new designer ... More »
As labor changes, so too will labor organizations. Many unions are still trying to understand exactly how. This weekend, the 3,000 member delegates of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), the organization's highest governing body, gathered together in Detroit for a convention the union hosts every four years. Show More Summary
The publisher is subsidizing monthly subscriptions to Rent the Runway's Unlimited service for its staff. Statement dressing is part of the unofficial job description at a fashion institution like Condé Nast, publisher of Vanity Fair, Vogue, and other legendary magazines. Show More Summary
Clinton also criticized ‘Trump economics’ during event in Detroit with Service Employees International Union, which has endorsed the Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton launched a no-holds-barred attack on her likely general election opponent, Donald Trump, in a speech laced with explicit warnings...
Mrs. Clinton, speaking at the Service Employees International Union convention, said many of Mr. Trump’s fellow Republicans saw him as a “disaster waiting to happen to America.”
In the middle of layoffs that target thousands of current employees, IBM has also posted 20,000 current job openings. The company is in the middle of a transition from its software and services businesses to cloud-based offerings.Show More Summary
Payroll may not be a central focus of your business. It doesn't directly focus on the creation of products or services that delight your customers. But it is of central importance to your employees. And that could directly impact how your business work.
Universal Protection Services v. Thornburg et al, Docket No. 2:16-cv-00097 (N.D. Tex. May 19, 2016) In this newly filed DTSA case, Universal Protection (a company providing security guards, etc.) has sued its former employee Thornburg for trade secret misappropriation (as well as various breach contract claims involving his non-compete agreement and breach of loyalty). In […]
The East Harlem gardening business where the massive blaze that knocked out Metro-North service this week originated, causing serious commuting problems, was hit with a number of violations yesterday. The fire began when an employee was refueling a hot generator. [ more › ]
UTA remembers employee Kay P. Ricks and his services to agency.
Ask any entrepreneur the secret to her success and she’ll say a variety of things: a specific sales approach, believing in the product she’s selling, or customer service. But the secret to every small business owner’s success is largely due to the team of people she has working with her.
Many factors influence the success of any company: its competitive environment, the quality of its products or services, its name recognition. One factor, however, stands above all of them: the people who work there -- the employee performance. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO—Google-owned navigation app Waze is testing a carpooling service for tech company employees to share rides to work, a development that is almost certain to create tension with ride-sharing company Uber, which has usually...Show More Summary
A new study raises some interesting questions about how and what we measure and the impact of that measurement. We ask if that could hinder employee engagement and undermine the delivery of great customer service.
The new Waze Rider app will allow 25,000 employees at select Bay Area companies to get a ride to work with over 700,000 local drivers. Continue reading Waze begins testing new carpooling service in the Bay Area Waze begins testing new carpooling service in the Bay Area originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 16 May 2016 17:45:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Many companies encourage their employees to volunteer through pro bono volunteering, days of service, paid time off to volunteer, and more. Is your nonprofit effectively engaging these corporate volunteers? VM Summit 16, hosted by VolunteerMatch, will bring corporate responsibility and … Continue reading ?