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201. College Default Rates Higher Than Grad Rates
(News Articles)
... were so high that they may have had trouble making them." Kevin Modany, CEO of ITT Educational Services, which posted a 34.1% default rate across all of its campuses, says the 2009 data capture ...
Created on 04 July 2013
202. 3 Reasons to Quit College and Join The Workforce
(Career / Personal Development)
... careers of her top echelon clientele. She has been quoted in top publications, including the New York Post, Chicago Tribune, The Busy Woman’s Daily Planner, Dayton Daily News, Springfield News-Sun, ...
Created on 27 June 2013
203. 5 Tips for More Efficient Recruiting
(Recruiting and Candidate Dev)
... top-notch recruiting program. Maximize job-posting potential. The following tips help companies create excellent job postings: ·         Give ...
Created on 16 June 2013
204. Sign on a church billboard – Don’t be too open minded, your brain might fall off
(Viewpoint)
As of late I seem to get the inspiration for our blog posts from the local signs on churches of all denominations. The other day I passed one that said “Don’t be too open minded, your brain ...
Created on 16 June 2013
205. Job Seekers’ Self-Sabotage
(Career / Personal Development)
... Priority Number One. Post those words or a picture of what they mean to you above your computer, on the bathroom mirror, or – better yet – OVER your television screen if that’s what it ...
Created on 03 June 2013
206. Striking Fast-Food and Walmart Workers As Stimulus
(News Articles)
... yet earn so little that they are poor by any official or commonsense standard. read more http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-s-goodman/walmart-fast-food-strike-stimulus_b_3360399.html ##  ...
Created on 03 June 2013
207. Disrupting Your Resume
(Career / Personal Development)
... into the “soul” of careerists’ value proposition when she spoke to “disruptive skills” in her blog post: To Get Paid What You’re Worth, Know Your Disruptive Skills over ...
Created on 02 June 2013
208. An Economically Rational Approach to Resolving Wage and Hour Claims In California White Paper
(Surveys & White Papers)
... New York Times, Washington Post and San Francisco Chronicle, as well as on television and radio networks in the U.S. and Europe. Patrick is a regular contributor to Today’s Workplace, a ...
Created on 30 May 2013
209. Employers lack confidence, not skilled labor
(News Articles)
... More : http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/employers-lack-confidence-not-skilled-labor/2013/05/05/757340c8-b411-11e2-9a98-4be1688d7d84_story.html  ...
Created on 27 May 2013
210. Apple avoids billions in taxes by using offshore accounts
(News Articles)
... profits In prepared testimony to Congress posted on its website Monday, Apple defended its practices, saying it paid $6 billion in U.S. taxes Read More http://www.dallasnews.com/business/technology/headlines/20130520-apple-avoids-billions-in-taxes-by-using-offshore-accounts.ece ...
Created on 22 May 2013
211. Reality check: Recruiters are not your personal job finders.
(Viewpoint)
... follow-up.   Apply online to specific jobs posted or add your digital resume to the general resume database for a company.  Engage with employees of a targeted company on social media (LinkedIn, ...
Created on 19 May 2013
212. Unlimited Paid Time Off – Too Good To Be True?
(Compensation and Benefits )
... level There must be metrics for evaluating results Dyn has put up a post explaining their time off system.  It’s one of the best I’ve seen at clarifying how unlimited time ...
Created on 14 May 2013
213. Avoiding Internet or email job search scams.
(Career / Personal Development)
... into resume and job posting boards to troll for email addresses.  Once they have them, they send mass emails out to come to work for the companies as a life or health benefits sales person, a financial ...
Created on 08 May 2013
214. Employer Demands For Facebook And Email Passwords As Precondition For Job Interviews May Be A Violation Of Federal Law; Senators Ask Feds To Investigate
(News Articles)
... for, as well as a city that, until recently, required job applicants to provide access to their email accounts.  Facebook itself came out against the practice on Friday. In a post on its website, ...
Created on 02 May 2013
215. Cowardly Performance Management
(Training, Development and Retention)
... manager seeks to hire outside of their department or organization when the knowledge, skills, and abilities are already there. Let's face it, if the job they are posting is a direct match to the skill ...
Created on 29 April 2013
216. NFL Will Strengthen Non-Discrimination Policies For Teams, But Fans Need To Be Targets, Too
(News Articles)
... the NFL will undertake new actions to reinforce its policies against discrimination based on sexual orientation, including the development and dissemination of posters to be displayed in locker rooms throughout ...
Created on 25 April 2013
217. There is Irony in The Naysayers Bandwagon!
(Social Media)
... turn does create censorship. It does stilts speech. I know this personally from the hundreds of emails from individuals who have expressed and unwillingness and apprehension of posting online, for fear ...
Created on 18 April 2013
218. When it Comes to Big Data for HR, Don’t Forget -the Basic Concepts Still Apply
(General HR)
... focused on demystifying it and talking about how HR can start adopting this new technology to drive business results.  For this post, though, I want to change focus a bit.  Instead, I want to ...
Created on 17 April 2013
219. Dance Jobseekers …Dance! Are Hiring Companies Going Too Far?
(Career / Personal Development)
... quoted in top publications, including the New York Post, Chicago Tribune, The Busy Woman’s Daily Planner, Dayton Daily News, Springfield News-Sun, National Association of Notary Publics, Journal ...
Created on 16 April 2013
220. Best Practices for Online Job Postings courtesy of DOJ Civil Rights
(Compliance and Legal)
... as a guide for Internet job search engine sites and employers and recruiters who post job ads on the Internet. DOs for Internet Job Search Engines Do require employers, recruiters, and others ...
Created on 14 April 2013
221. Lies About Lies
(Viewpoint)
I came across the following quote earlier this week and it reminded me of the topic of my last few blog posts and some of the responses and e-mails that they have generated. Thanks for those, by the ...
Created on 14 April 2013
222. An Employee's Guide to Health Benefits Under COBRA
(Health / Safety / Risk Mgmt)
... may also visit the HCTC Website.  Back to Top Footnotes Under COBRA, certain retirees and their family members who receive post-retirement health coverage from employers have ...
Created on 10 April 2013
223. Check Out the 10 Corporate Tax Dodger Baseball League
(News Articles)
... Dodger Baseball Card This post originally appeared on ATF's website. UPDATE: 2.5 million leaked files reveal stunning extent of Offshore global tax havens;   Vast Web ...
Created on 07 April 2013
224. Are You Committed Enough to Invest in Yourself?
(Career / Personal Development)
... is that it has enabled us to move past weekly or monthly magazine articles. We now can read any number of different articles, blog posts, or other information about our profession daily across the globe. ...
Created on 03 April 2013
225. MA McDonalds requires Bachelors Degree and 2 years experience for Cashiers Job
(News Articles)
... the job market is for young people right now, a McDonald's outpost in Winchedon, Massachusetts, has just posted a call-out for a full time cashier - but insists only college graduates need apply. And ...
Created on 03 April 2013
226. USCIS may decide H1B Visas through a Lottery this year
(News Articles)
... receives a properly filed petition for which the correct fee has been submitted; not the date that the petition is postmarked.   The cap (the numerical limitation on H-1B petitions) for FY 2014 ...
Created on 02 April 2013
227. BurnishYour Brand by Sculpting with Social
(Social Media)
... be prepared to have a regular schedule of blog posts. The blog can focus on your experience, case studies, creative ideas, people who are authorities or thought leaders, what others are doing or techniques, ...
Created on 31 March 2013
228. 3 Steps For Overcoming Social Media Self-Esteem
(Social Media)
 (Forgive the long post. This is a subject I’m passionate about because of how it is affecting me, many of my friends and the blogging community.) Every time an addict receives a taste ...
Created on 25 March 2013
229. Having an Efficient Recruiting Process in Place Makes the Difference between Attracting Star Talent or Losing Them to the Next OfferDuring Peak Hiring Season
(Recruiting and Candidate Dev)
... strategy. Have an efficient process for candidate feedback. From the first resume review to post interview feedback, timely communication is key.  We’ve recently seen a company wait three weeks ...
Created on 19 March 2013
230. It's time to fix the Family and Medical Leave Act -- here are some suggestions.
(Viewpoint)
... is ridiculous. On the other hand, let the DOL post all the "FAQs" they want. We got no problem with FAQs. *Require exactly the same leave year to be used in calculating all types of ...
Created on 17 March 2013
231. TheLadders sued for multiple scams in U.S. District Court class action
(News Articles)
... to be posted on TheLadders by the employers.” Click here for a complete court-stamped copy of the class action complaint. More: If you believe you were scammed by TheLadders, you ...
Created on 13 March 2013
232. International Women's Day, Labor, And The Right to Strive
(News Articles)
...  Yet in reading some of the posts this morning, I found myself thinking about work and the nature of opportunity and success. International Women’s Day traces its origins back to a protest ...
Created on 08 March 2013
233. "And By The Way, Are You A Criminal?"
(Recruiting and Candidate Dev)
... the regulatory challenges and make the best decisions for your business regarding your initial decision of what kind of background checks (or updated background checks) to order, for your employees, post-hire.[1]    ...
Created on 06 March 2013
234. 5 Tips to Ensuring Your Resume Produces Top Results
(Career / Personal Development)
... to further benefit the careers of her top echelon clientele. She has been quoted in top publications, including the New York Post, Chicago Tribune, The Busy Woman’s Daily Planner, Dayton Daily ...
Created on 05 March 2013
235. OFCCP: Issues Directive On the use of Arrest and Conviction Records in Hiring and Employment Decisions
(News Articles)
... or not, can expect that these entities will now follow the procedures, outlined in the TEGL and summarized below, regarding (a) posting of job announcements and (b) screening and referring applicants based ...
Created on 05 March 2013
236. Study: What's Yours Is Mine: How Employees are Putting Your Intellectual Property at Risk
(News Articles)
... IP. Read Blog Post: The "Frenemy" Within: Insider Theft of IP Survey Highlights Employees move IP outside the company in all directions, and never clean it up. ...
Created on 05 March 2013
237. What is HR Excellence?
(General HR)
We had in one of the first posts here asked you to define what you thought HR Excellence was. From the level of responses I am assuming ( I know the problems with assumptions) that you are having a ...
Created on 04 March 2013
238. The Real Truth About Working with Recruiters
(Viewpoint)
... job postings – the so-called “low hanging fruit.” Since most companies know how to do the same thing by posting their own ads and collecting those same résumés, recruiters ...
Created on 03 March 2013
239. HR is already a Hot Mess. And then the Police Arrive.
(Viewpoint)
... the damn policy was tossed out the window.  The EAP was called and a collection was taken up to help her move. Ex-employee called me (post-termination) and calmly told me he was “coming ...
Created on 24 February 2013
240. No Grammy for Lady Gaga's deposition performance in overtime lawsuit
(Compensation and Benefits )
...  The lawsuit has been pending since late 2011, and Ms. Gaga's lawyers have filed a motion for partial summary judgment by now, but the lawsuit has become news again because the New York Post just got ...
Created on 20 February 2013
241. New Employment Initiatives for Veterans
(News Articles)
The Gold Card ** provides unemployed post-9/11 era veterans with the intensive and follow-up services they need to succeed in today's job market. The Gold Card initiative is a joint effort ...
Created on 19 February 2013
242. Stop Waiting for a Job and Go to Work!
(Career / Personal Development)
... looking for a job—is a new concept for some people. It requires a different approach and a different mentality. Rather than spending the day passively looking at job postings, people could proactively ...
Created on 18 February 2013
243. Politics Could Kill 1 Million Jobs By 2014
(News Articles)
... Those who work the National Weather Service's radar, for instance, might be laid off as as the NWS plans to shut down the radar on sunny days, according to The Washington Post. Aerospace workers and ...
Created on 18 February 2013
244. Why your Clients Are Not Returning Your Calls
(Viewpoint)
... about anything non-specific, not even with someone he’d have to say hello to coming in and out of the same neighborhood. It didn’t matter. I also found out, post-mortum, that he had been ...
Created on 17 February 2013
245. Posting Vacation Pics on Facebook While On FMLA Is a Bad Idea
(Social Media)
The FMLA turned 20 last week and there has been a flurry of articles and posts discussing how the FMLA has changed the workplace, whether it imposes too high of a burden on employers, and predicting ...
Created on 14 February 2013
246. Learn To Be A Public Speaker And Energize Your Career
(Career / Personal Development)
... weekly Hire Friday’s #HFChat and TalentCulture.com’s  #Tchat “meeting of the career industry minds” on Twitter.  She has also been featured on Huffington Post Live and ...
Created on 10 February 2013
247. Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, Who is the Fairest of them All?
(Recruiting and Candidate Dev)
... from fellow blogger, Trish McFarlane. who posted a blog reference on LinkedIn. It involved a post from the Proactive Employer in which it was reported that based on a message from G-D the HR Manager of ...
Created on 04 February 2013
248. Potential Shut-downs for Start-ups: Worker Misclassification Minefields
(General HR)
... tech start-up scene here in New York City, this post is relevant not only to tech start-ups, but all new and existing businesses.  Obvious challenges to start-ups include formulating and financing ...
Created on 03 February 2013
249. Fired for venting on Facebook, or social Media? NLRB says Nope!
(News Articles)
... also stating that social media postings are not protected under federal labor law. In recent weeks, the NLRB, an independent federal agency that protects employee rights, ruled that “overly ...
Created on 29 January 2013
250. Being a Workplace Archaeologist
(Viewpoint)
... or in my car (preferably while stopped at the traffic light, thank you very much).  The ones who don’t get it are those who, I can pretty much guarantee, are not reading this blog post. These ...
Created on 27 January 2013
251. If You Can Work You Are Not Totally Disabled
(Compliance and Legal)
... on Rescission in California - 2013"; "Random Thoughts on Insurance" containing posts from this blog; "Zalma on Insurance;" "Murder and Insurance Don't Mix;" “Heads ...
Created on 27 January 2013
252. Boss Gets Fired After She Busts Employees on Facebook
(Social Media)
Employees getting terminated for negative comments posted on Facebook about their supervisors. This, I predict, will be the #1 issue facing employers in 2013. But here's an unusal twist on that ...
Created on 24 January 2013
253. Don't Post a Job, Advertise Respect
(Recruiting and Candidate Dev)
Job postings are now routinely used on both job boards and social media sites. These online communications remain the most widespread method of candidate sourcing, yet are disparaged and ignored at ...
Created on 10 January 2013
254. The Difficult Issue of Attractiveness Discrimination
(News Articles)
...  Read More at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/brad-reid/difficult-issue-attractiveness-discrimination_b_2442699.html xx    ...
Created on 10 January 2013
255. How do I add Value to the Relationship?
(General HR)
... reasons. Several years ago a recruiter posted on the Internet that she would not refer someone to a client who had grey hair. AH I HAVE BEEN GREY SINCE AGE 19. Nothing like implied age discrimination. ...
Created on 06 January 2013
256. Avoid Fake-Degree Burns By Researching Academic Credentials
(Compliance and Legal)
... they invented. You can use the Internet to check if a school is accredited by a legitimate organization at a new database of accredited academic institutions, posted by the U.S. Department of Education ...
Created on 30 December 2012
257. CA Passes laws which Provide Social Media Protection to Employees and Post Secondary Students
(News Articles)
California Gov. Jerry Brown used the five major social media platforms to announce the signing of bills aimed at protecting users from prying employers. Assembly Bill 1844 and Senate Bill 1349 ...
Created on 27 December 2012
258. Millennials At Work: Go Get, Er, Make A Job
(Viewpoint)
... realizing full well that you won’t win them all. Technology – Tired of your boss micromanaging what gets posted on the corporate Twitter account? Be your own boss and share whatever you’d ...
Created on 23 December 2012
259. IRS states that due to Fiscal Clif over 100M Taxpayers Could Face Refund Delays
(News Articles)
... said. Read more http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/19/fiscal-cliff-taxpayers_n_2334003.html ##  ...
Created on 20 December 2012
260. The Key to NOT Repeating The Same Mistake
(Business / Client Dev / Marketing)
... diagnose the areas you may have messed up so that you don't repeat those mistakes in 2013.  Document all the "excuses" you made in 2012, write them on a poster board and put it up in ...
Created on 18 December 2012
261. MCAfee says Massive Cyberattack on US Banks Planned against Banks is Credible
(News Articles)
... plans for the campaign in an online posting in September that sought to recruit hackers. The posting said online thieves had already stolen $5 million using a malicious software program in development ...
Created on 12 December 2012
262. DOL Releases a Candidate Database of over 3, 000 Candidates with Disabilities
(News Articles)
... a diverse workforce that includes employees with disabilities. The database contains profiles of postsecondary students and recent graduates with disabilities, including veterans, representing a ...
Created on 11 December 2012
263. I am Only worth $.15 to you, really!!!!
(Viewpoint)
... net loss of productivity per day (i.e., work that is missed or postponed by not being covered by others): 19 percent versus 13 percent for planned absences and 16 percent for extended absences. The ...
Created on 09 December 2012
264. Michigan 'Right To Work' Legislation Now 'On The Agenda' For Governor Rick Snyder
(News Articles)
... public and private-sector employees. The governor counseled union officials against pursuing the amendment. Read More http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/05/michigan-right-to-work-rick-snyder_n_2243736.htm ...
Created on 07 December 2012
265. A Historical Perspective on Booms & Recessions
(Recruiting and Candidate Dev)
... a matter of statistical averages as whether it will arrive mid-2014 (as I predict) or get artificially postponed by the next administration for another few years (the longer the postponement, the harder ...
Created on 04 December 2012
266. Workplace Drug Testing
(Health / Safety / Risk Mgmt)
... supervisor training.  In addition, it is advised that employees who are suspected of drug use or a policy violation not return to work while awaiting the results of reasonable suspicion testing. Post-Accident:  ...
Created on 03 December 2012
267. Sam Covelli, Panera Bread Franchisee, Allegedly didn't want black employees in areas where the public was served.
(News Articles)
... money Covelli's workers stood to gain had they been promoted after their first year. See more http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/18/panera-bread-guy-vines-black-discrimination_n_1893498.html ## ...
Created on 30 November 2012
268. Healthcare Services Costs Decrease Substantially in the past Year
(News Articles)
... Economic Indices posted a deceleration in their annual growth rates in September 2012. Professional Service Medicare and the Hospital Index posted their lowest annual rates since January 2005; additionally, ...
Created on 21 November 2012
269. Employers are slicing and dicing the schedules of part-timers
(News Articles)
Many employers now favor part-time work over full time...but that approach is about to backfire.   Employers such as Aéropostale, Express, and Pier One use sophisticated new software to schedule ...
Created on 19 November 2012
270. My Thoughts on Direct Messaging
(Viewpoint)
... / advertising.microsoft.com and her blog http://kaykel.posterous.com/ ##    ...
Created on 18 November 2012
271. Bullhorn Survey Identifies Top Five Recruiter Turnoffs
(News Articles)
... all other job factors – 15 percent don’t want to work with candidates who think that salary is the most important factor in a new job Responding to a job posting that is way beyond their level of ...
Created on 12 November 2012
272. Veterans for Hire: How Companies Can Help Them Build Careers
(News Articles)
... essential to their success, so we're now growing our veterans inclusion efforts. Read More Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.com/nancy-altobello/hiring-veterans-_b_2114480.html  See also ...
Created on 11 November 2012
273. California Chamber of Commerce (calchamber) Releases List of New Employment Laws Affecting Businesses in 2013
(News Articles)
... exempt from garnishment. This amendment is effective July 1, 2013. Human Trafficking Posting SB 1193 requires specified businesses to post an 8.5” x 11” notice, on or before April 1, 2013, that ...
Created on 05 November 2012
274. Should Over-qualified Be Hired?
(Viewpoint)
... is difficult to not be swayed by a candidate's experience on a résumé. But when you post a "Now Hiring" notice in a high-unemployment market, you are going to be deluged with people who are overqualified ...
Created on 29 October 2012
275. Anatomy of a Classic Corporate Hiring Procedure – And why its guaranteed to fail.
(Recruiting and Candidate Dev)
... submitted by other contingency search firms) to be sure. I assure you with no reservations based on in-depth post interviews and debriefings, at least 3 of each slate of 8 candidates were completely ...
Created on 29 October 2012
276. HR Mistake Of The Week: 3 Technologies That Erase The “H” In HR
(News Articles)
... are supposed to make HR easier are actually doing more harm than good? As Danielle Weinblatt wrote this week in a column for the Huffington Post, it’s possible to take the automation of human-resources ...
Created on 25 October 2012
277. Temp Workers file class action against Wal-Mart and staffing agencies As workers threaten walkout
(News Articles)
... to a UFCW press release. Read the full complaint here. Walmart spokesman Dan Fogleman told The Huffington Post that the company is still reviewing the complaint, but that "based on the UFCW's press release, ...
Created on 23 October 2012
278. Is HR Only Persuasion without Power or Influence?
(General HR)
... use when you don’t have control over the outcome.” And that is what influenced my advice to the HR Coordinator — and inspired this post. 1) Persuasion is power. Being able to successfully ...
Created on 16 October 2012
279. The Importance Of Following The Steps Of The Placement Process
(Recruiting and Candidate Dev)
... to many hiring managers. If they are understaffed, these managers may have more crisis to handle. They may procrastinate, postponing time consuming interviews. When a company works with a smart, effective ...
Created on 15 October 2012
280. Survey: Higher Education Levels Will Be Required For Most of Tomorrow’s Jobs
(News Articles)
... of having strong and responsive K-12 and postsecondary education systems that provide all students with the knowledge and skills they need to access, and succeed in, their careers of choice,” said Sandy ...
Created on 15 October 2012
281. HR is on the Hip Side of Social, Mobile
(News Articles)
... next generation of workforce management, where collaboration was the top technology trend in 70 percent of organizations, and practices such as broadcasting a la Twitter (30%) and wall-posting as with ...
Created on 12 October 2012
282. National Guardsman wins settlement after losing civilian ‘in-sourced’ job to the army
(News Articles)
...  Read More http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/decision2012/national-guardsman-wins-settlement-after-losing-in-sourced-job/2012/09/24/5706db12-0675-11e2-afff-d6c7f20a83bf_story.html ##     ...
Created on 11 October 2012
283. To limit health care costs, Olive Garden parent tests keeping more workers on part-time status
(News Articles)
...  Read More http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/to-limit-health-care-costs-olive-garden-parent-tests-keeping-more-workers-on-part-time-status/2012/10/09/61b9b6be-121a-11e2-9a39-1f5a7f6fe945_story.html ...
Created on 10 October 2012
284. The Powers of Many
(Viewpoint)
... out that passion in an enhanced way as we see discussions unfold on various social media channels.  There are online/offline fights, defriending and Facebook posts such as “I’m going to ...
Created on 08 October 2012
285. I am a Victim !!!!
(Career / Personal Development)
... to a quote from William James, In one sentence William James established the essence of this blog post. He said We are not victims of the world we see; we are victims of the way we see the world Stop ...
Created on 08 October 2012
286. Unemployment fell in September. But how do we know?
(News Articles)
... Welch on Friday kicked off the speculation with this morning post on his Twitter account: “these Chicago guys will do anything. can’t debate so change numbers,” implying that the Obama administration had ...
Created on 08 October 2012
287. NLRB Finds That Employer Lawfully Fired Employee Over Facebook Posts, But Its Courtesy Policy Violated The NLRA
(News Articles)
... posted photos on Facebook, and also examined whether a courtesy policy in the employer’s handbook violated the Act.   The case arose when Robert Becker, a BMW salesman at Karl Knauz Motors, was fired ...
Created on 05 October 2012
288. ALL’S HELL THAT ENDS IN EMAIL
(Viewpoint)
... is not 100% reliable. It is not regulated by the U.S. Postal Service. There are no federal laws (except for Can Spam) governing the guarantee of your email’s delivery. There’s no central governing ...
Created on 24 September 2012
289. Independent Contractor Misclassification: How Companies Can Minimize the Risks
(Compensation and Benefits )
...  11 See http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/bills_124th/chapters/PUBLIC452.asp. 12 See http://independentcontractorcompliance.com/2010/10/28/update-on-new-yorkâ??s-construction-industry-misclassification-law-takes-effect-today-ends-lawful-use-of-many-independent-contractors-and-requires-posting-of-government-notice/. ...
Created on 19 September 2012
290. We Have fought the War but just learned we lost not won
(Viewpoint)
I had planned a new blog post with this title on a different topic but several recent events has turned me in a different direction. The early settlers of this country, including some of my relatives, ...
Created on 17 September 2012
291. Confidential workplace investigations are under attack … by the EEOC?
(Compliance and Legal)
... internal investigation. As one of my readers astutely stated in a comment to my post about the NLRB’s attack on confidentiality: Permitting folks to talk about the investigation impacts the investigator’s ...
Created on 17 September 2012
292. Create a Brand Plan for YOU and the REST will FOLLOW!
(Business / Client Dev / Marketing)
... with the same desire of course, will help you, but you will need to drive the purpose of why you wanted to have a fan-page to begin with. Be More Than A JOB POST People connect with people on ...
Created on 13 September 2012
293. How To Be Strategic in Talent Development
(Training, Development and Retention)
In response to my last post on the key to being strategic I received a number of questions asking me to expand on what exactly is meant by "strategic." Following is my recipe for building a strategic talent ...
Created on 12 September 2012
294. Is the Manufacturing Boom For Real?
(News Articles)
... the sharpest increase in postings for skilled workers -- 152% -- has occurred in the last three or so years. Related: 'I started a business in a boomtown' Among the states where demand is the highest ...
Created on 11 September 2012
295. Politics, Half-truths and the Workplace
(Viewpoint)
... care if our facts are wrong. There is a campaign poster running currently which shows grumpy coal miners with the caption that we were told to show up for a candidate appearance with out pay or risk being ...
Created on 04 September 2012
296. Job Hunting and Credit Reports
(Career / Personal Development)
... www.ESRcheck.com He has authored two books on screening and hiring: “The Safe Hiring Manual: The complete guide to keeping criminals, terrorists, and imposters out of your workplace," ...
Created on 23 August 2012
297. California Private Self-Insured Claim Frequency Was Flat in 2011, But Incurred Losses Rose $25 Million
(News Articles)
... post-reform low of 2005, driven up by sharp increases in claim severity (the average loss per claim). The growth in medical losses has been the biggest cost driver since 2005, though indemnity losses for ...
Created on 22 August 2012
298. Resources for Small Businesses regarding the Affordable Care Act
(Compensation and Benefits )
... Care Act and share brochures and posters with others. More information for   Large Business Or Visit http://www.healthcare.gov/using-insurance/employers/large-business/index.html Information ...
Created on 22 August 2012
299. Former CEO Kathleen Mason: I was fired for having breast cancer
(News Articles)
... made more than $700 million on their $117 million investment. Furthermore, during Mason’s 12-year tenure as CEO, she paid down the company’s long-term debt. Read More http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/she-the-people/post/former-ceo-kathleen-mason-i-was-fired-for-having-breast-cancer/2012/08/03/79b6cb66-ddb9-11e1-8ad1-909913931f71_blog.html ...
Created on 20 August 2012
300. Rules of Engagement" Employee Attorney-Client E-mail Privacy on Company Computers
(Compliance and Legal)
... on the topic of company email.  This post deals with a subset of employee emails: emails between an employee and his/her attorney.  Here’s a quick and dirty summary of where it stands now. ...
Created on 20 August 2012

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Growth in women's share of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) occupations declined to 27% in 2011from a high of 34% in 1990. While women make up nearly half of the workforce, they were 26% of the STEM workforce in 2011.

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