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Welcome to Viewpoint, where HireCentrix provides commentary on some of the most relevant , hottest and often controversial issues  affecting our industry; including employment statistics, employment data, laws and regulation, political and public policies, and more.
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Twitter = How to get fired in 140 characters or less

As our firm's Marketing Department likes to say, "Think before you tweet." A staffer at MSNBC was fired yesterday because of a tweet that started a political firestorm.

Read more: Twitter = How to get fired in 140 characters or less

Facebook, Credit Checks, Criminal Records? Where the Law Stands on Employee Background Checks

You’ve probably heard about the controversy surrounding employers asking job applicants for their Facebook user names and passwords as part of the background check process. It sounds shocking, but it happens – particularly among law enforcement entities

Read more: Facebook, Credit Checks, Criminal Records? Where the Law Stands on Employee Background Checks

Fear Is a Liar

Fear Is at the Root of Being Stuck

What are you afraid of? I think, whether you are in the midst of mundaneness or in the throes of manic anxiety, or somewhere in between, fear is at the root of being stuck!

Read more: Fear Is a Liar

The Demise of Pay for Time

I have written several times on the concept of Results only work environments (ROWE). You can see that here, here and here. I think it is a great concept but I have noted that most organizations will have a difficult time instituting because of the way we currently have to pay people. One futurist feels that by the year 2030 we will see the demise of pay based on the time you work.

Read more: The Demise of Pay for Time

HireCentrix is back up and will Resume Next Monday

  Hirecentrix is Back up and functional!

Thanks everyone for your patience as we recovered from 3 extensive hacks from a competitor.  As Painful as it was, we have much gratitude because we were able to recover all of our articles and data.. Thank goodness for consistent Backups, and great friends..

Hirecentrix will start publishing New Articles again on Monday, January 20th,  and we look forward to maintaining our partnerships with our fabulous writers who have contributed to our success. 

Thanks very much for sticking with us

Karen Mattonen

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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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