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San Francisco Supervisors pass "ban the box" law giving Ex Felons a Second chance by reducing bias

With recidivism rates in California among the highest in the nation, San Francisco officials hope a law aimed at curtailing housing and workplace bias will give ex-offenders a better chance at success.

San Francisco Supervisors pass "ban the box" law giving Ex Felons a Second chance by reducing bias

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LinkedIn Acquires Job Matching Service Bright For $120M in one of it's largest ever acquisitions

Today, alongside a fourth quarter earnings report in which it beat Wall Street estimates yet again, LinkedIn announced its intentions to acquire data-savvy job search startup, Bright.com, for $120 million.

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AOL CEO Blames Workers' Costly Pregnancies, Obamacare for 401(k) Cuts

Chief Executive Officer Tim Armstrong on Thursday blamed a change in AOL employees’ 401(k) match on new costs associated with Obamacare, as well as $2 million AOL spent for two employees’ “distressed babies,” according to Capital New York, which said it obtained a transcript of Armstrong speaking on an internal conference call.

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California legislature passes bill to extend social media privacy laws to public employers

Big Brother can’t ask for access to your “personal” social media accounts in the public hiring and employment setting except in certain narrow circumstances if Governor Jerry Brown signs a new social media privacy bill recently passed by the California legislature.

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HCX Facts

Healthcare Costs grew a cumulative 138% between 1999 and 2010 and outpacing cumulative wage growth of 42% over the same period. Average employer costs for health insurance per employee hour rose from $1.60 to $3.35 during the 1999 to 2010 period. This almost 110% increase in average costs per hour was  much larger than the 39% increase in average employer payroll costs per hour for these workers  KFF

 

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