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Summer Jobs and Beyond

Summer Jobs and Beyond

By U.S. Secretary of Labor  – As a teenager, I had three paper routes and…

GOP Hypocracy – Wisconsin, Unions and the 2016 Election

GOP Hypocracy – Wisconsin, Unions and the 2016 Election

By THE NYT EDITORIAL BOARD — Republicans’ support for anti-union legislation is at odds with their professed…

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  • Singapore – Tech Worker Demand Grows
  • 14 states boost minimum wage in January; federal contract employees get raise
  • Half of Americans Unprepared for Sudden Financial Need
  • India New labor laws to take effect
  • $14M in attorneys’ fees awarded in hospitals wage suppression suit
  • Jobless Claims Rise More Than Expected

Making Financial Decisions When You Lose Your Job

By TARA SIEGEL BERNARD — About 1.7 million people lose their jobs every month, creating a hugely stressful situation and requiring potentially life-altering choices. Beyond the emotional toll, many individuals agonize over potentially life-altering financial decisions, including how best to manage any money they may be going out the door with. Source: The New York Times – The…

Making Financial Decisions When You Lose Your Job

Making Financial Decisions When You Lose Your Job

By TARA SIEGEL BERNARD — About 1.7 million people lose their jobs every month, creating a hugely stressful situation and requiring potentially life-altering choices. Beyond the emotional toll, many individuals agonize over potentially life-altering financial decisions, including how best to manage any money they may be going out the door with. Source: The New York Times – The…

Making Financial Decisions When You Lose Your Job

India New labor laws to take effect

By Danny Romero  India’s Gujarat government will implement new labor laws from January 2016, which will aim take greater control over industries and attempt to minimize employment disputes, according to the economictimes.indiatimes.com. The Gujarat Labour Laws (Gujarat Amendment) Bill 2015 was passed in February of 2015. New labor laws in India will change certain basic definitions in…

India New labor laws to take effect

ManpowerGroup Lands First Temporary Staffing License In Vietnam

ManpowerGroup announced that it has become the first foreign-owned workforce solutions company to obtain the new Vietnamese Subleasing License. The new license is one of the most significant aspects of the new labour code adopted by the National Assembly of Vietnam; providing, for the first time, a set of comprehensive guidelines for the provision of…

ManpowerGroup Lands First Temporary Staffing License In Vietnam

Facebook Vacations: Coming And Going On Facebook

Two-thirds of online American adults (67%) are Facebook users, making Facebook the dominant social networking site in this country.1 And new findings from the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project indicate there is considerable fluidity in the Facebook user population: 61% of current Facebook users say that at one time or another in…

Facebook Vacations: Coming And Going On Facebook

Labor

  • Unpaid and angry, some Chinese workers ditch holidays to protest https://t.co/tsPtV8zUTi via @Reuters
  • Summer Jobs and Beyond https://t.co/VyjeJmwp1F https://t.co/V7WWJ4zWtQ
  • Singapore – Tech Worker Demand Grows https://t.co/uvzak03GwV https://t.co/YOyx9DDeLz
  • 14 states boost minimum wage in January; federal contract employees get raise https://t.co/wJuyRxAw3D https://t.co/YwefExj6UJ
  • Half of Americans Unprepared for Sudden Financial Need https://t.co/CKmME5Fbl5 https://t.co/Nyq4gKhOhc
  • India New labor laws to take effect https://t.co/gKBPvoi9Tp https://t.co/4aSIOkmJA6

Singapore – Tech Worker Demand Grows

Singapore – Tech Worker Demand Grows

By Danny Romero – In Singapore, there are nearly 15,000 IT vacancies with the number expected to…

14 states boost minimum wage in January; federal contract employees get raise

14 states boost minimum wage in January; federal contract employees get raise

By David Stephanides – As 2016 begins, the Department of Labor continued its push for a  increase…

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14 states boost minimum wage in January; federal contract employees get raise

14 states boost minimum wage in January; federal contract employees get raise

By David Stephanides – As 2016 begins, the Department of Labor continued its push for a  increase…

7 Simple Ways To Prevent Seasonal Flu In The Workplace

7 Simple Ways To Prevent Seasonal Flu In The Workplace

Don’t let the hustle and bustle of the holiday season drag you down – or…

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