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A couple died on the construction site while the children waited in the car; the employer is responsible

The death of a Texas couple whose bodies were found at a construction site where their children were waiting in the car has led to the indictment of an oil company and one of its executives. Jacob Dean, 44, and Natalee Dean, 37, were killed on October 26, 2019 by poisonous hydrogen sulfide gas at […]

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4 takeaways from employers – and predictions – from Biden’s State of the Union address | Fisher Phillips

During the first State of the Union address with both houses of Congress present since the start of the pandemic, President Biden made brief references to his ambitious labor rights agenda, touching on several labor-related topics and to the job he has prioritized over the past year. But given the Democratic Senate’s wafer-thin majority, the […]

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4 takeaways for employers — and predictions — from Biden’s State of the Union address

During the first State of the Union address with both houses of Congress present since the start of the pandemic, President Biden made brief references to his ambitious labor rights agenda, touching on several labor-related topics and to the job he has prioritized over the past year. But given the Democratic Senate’s wafer-thin majority, the […]

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The Race for Talent: Now Job Offers Can Arrive in Days

With millions of jobs open and not enough workers to fill them, employers are struggling to attract and retain employees. At the end of 2021, there were 10.9 million job openings, according to the most recent data from the Labor Department. One way companies are solving the problem is to streamline the hiring process to […]

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College professors reject contract and ask employer to negotiate or arbitrate – OPSEU SEFPO

Toronto – Ontario college professors have rejected a contract offer from their employer, and OPSEU/OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is hoping the outcome will spark a return to the bargaining table. “I am confident that a negotiated settlement is here and within reach,” Thomas said. “Let’s sit down and take it.” OPSEU/OPSEU’s 16,000 faculty members […]

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College professors reject contract and ask employer to negotiate or arbitrate

TORONTO, February 18, 2022 /CNW/ – Ontario college professors rejected a contract offer from their employer and OPSEU/OPSEU president Warren (Smokey) Thomas hopes the outcome will trigger a return to the negotiating table. “I am confident that a negotiated settlement is here and within reach,” Thomas said. “Let’s sit down and take it. OPSEU/OPSEU’s 16,000 […]

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Greencastle employer hosts car giveaway in appreciation during pandemic

GREENCASTLE, Pa. (WHTM) — An Instant Brand employee has won a free car that was donated by Instant Brands’ distribution center in Greencastle, Franklin County. Greencastle employee Lisa Houck won the local car drawing, which was organized by the distribution center to recognize the efforts of factory workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Get daily news, […]

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Standard Knitting Factory fire brings back memories of Knoxville employer

By the mid-1940s, nearly one in four Knoxville residents knew someone who worked in the local textile industry, run by the powerful Standard Knitting Mill on Washington Avenue. Today, only one building remains, which makes the city’s moniker “Underwear Capital of the World” seem far-fetched to the modern Knoxvillian. Despite two weekend lights who destroyed […]

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The Home Depot’s Response to the Labor Shortage: Next Day Jobs | Business

The Home Depot has a plan to tackle the labor shortage: quick job postings. The world’s largest home improvement retailer said on Tuesday job applicants “could receive an offer within a day of applying.” Home Depot said the “accelerated” hiring process is part of its plan to hire more than 100,000 new associates ahead of […]

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Older job seekers face a record hurdle: age discrimination

While most professionals in their 50s and 60s may not consider themselves a cutoff age, AARP says many who re-enter the workforce or seek to advance face discrimination based on on record age. The big quit is also becoming the big shakeup, with many older Americans who may have retired earlier than expected due to […]

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nCino Recognized as Employer of Choice for Multiple 2021 Awards | Your money

WILMINGTON, North Carolina, Jan. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — nCino, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCNO), a pioneer of cloud banking and digital transformation solutions for the global financial services industry, today announced its best ever year for awards focused on employee satisfaction and the strength and depth of its culture and its leadership. nCino has been widely […]

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Growing educational credential ‘maze’ confuses job seekers and employers

When Nate Tsang receives a resume from a candidate at his company, WallStreetZen, he often sees references he’s never heard of. So these days, as part of the hiring process, he cuts to the sometimes uncomfortable point: “I’m going to ask them what they’ve learned. » Tsang, whose company provides equity research to investors, is […]

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Online exchange connects mortgage lenders with job seekers

Mortgage lenders looking to recruit new talent and mortgage professionals planning their next career change have a new resource at their fingertips: the Mortgage Career Exchange. Managed by Baltimore, MD-based Superus Careers, the Mortgage Career Exchange allows job seekers to upload their resumes or browse current vacancies in the mortgage industry in the areas of […]

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Google Canada supports free computer training for Indigenous job seekers

Google Canada has announced that it will donate $ 600,000 to support Indigenous job seekers. The majority of the funding will go to ComIT’s “Recoding Futures” program which provides free computer training to First Nations, Métis and Inuit, while US $ 100,000 will go to education and vocational training programs of Indspire, a part of […]

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Google Canada commits $600,000 to retrain Indigenous job seekers into new tech careers

Support includes a Google.org grant to ComIT’s Recoding Futures IT program, funding for Indspire’s professional training programs, and Google Career Certificate scholarships for Indigenous learners. Google Canada (CNW Group/Google Canada) TORONTO, December 15, 2021 /CNW/ – Today, Google Canada announced a $600,000 commitment to provide free digital skills training to Indigenous job seekers Canada. Support […]

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What job seekers can expect when applying to Nvidia, according to one of the tech company’s top recruiters

Jensen Huang, CEO of NvidiaMandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images Nvidia recruits for more than 1,000 positions in the United States, many with six-figure salaries. Lindsey Duran, vice president of recruiting, said she was looking for project experience and humility in applicants. The tech company is renowned for the transparency of its hiring process. Jensen Huang, […]

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Program helps underserved job seekers find work

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Jobs are open across San Diego County, and a local organization wants to make sure workers in underserved areas have the skills to take advantage of the openings. Andrea Salazar says one of the best antidotes to her personal struggles came last summer, when she entered Access to headquarters at Linda […]

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South Ohio Program Launches Training, Workplace Resources and Employment Relations Offer to Boost Local Labor Market

CINCINNATI, November 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The SkillUp Coalition, a national collaboration between nonprofits, training providers and employers, today announced the launch of LevelUp GRIT Ohio, a partnership to educate the local community about growing industries and directly connect workers to training and career resources available in the region. In partnership with The […]

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New York City program launched providing training and career resources to boost local job market

NEW YORK, November 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The SkillUp Coalition, a national collaboration between nonprofits, training providers and employers, today announced the launch of the LevelUp NYC partnership to educate the local community about growing industries and directly connect workers to training and career resources available in their area amid continuing reports of […]

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Applicants decline interviews / job offers for some organizations lacking DE&I

September 29, 2021 Job applicants are more interested in diversity and inclusion as well as working remotely and recruiters experience stress, according to Jobvite’s “2021 Recruiter Nation Report”. The survey found that 40% of recruiters said applicants turned down an interview or job offer due to an organization’s lack of diversity. Additionally, 49% said job […]

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Residents seek higher wages but receive fewer job offers

Final-year medical residents are expecting high salary offers in their first roles as physicians, but that could be a mismatch for health systems still reeling from COVID-19. According to the 2021 survey of final-year medical residents, conducted by Merritt Hawkins, earning a good income was very or somewhat of a concern for 93% of residents. […]

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New Haven delays firefighter jobs after ‘lottery’ plan triggers lawsuit

NEW HAVEN – City postponed posting of fire department jobs after dozens of future New Haven firefighters sued plans to use a ‘lottery system’ to break a tie mass at the entrance examination for the next recruiting class. A total of 99 people got a perfect score of 100 on the entrance exam, according to […]

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Tamil Nadu: Driven by digital, companies are constantly hiring; job vacancies touch pre-Covid levels | Chennai News

CHENNAI: As businesses transition their operations to digital post-pandemic, there has been an increase in job postings on college campuses across the state over the past four months. Recruitment returned to pre-Covid levels after September as companies began digitizing operations, which increased plans for IT and IT product companies, HR professionals said. Some major colleges […]

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North Texas college graduates consider alternatives as job offers, internships disappear

Maha Razi, a senior at Southern Methodist University, received word in an email that her summer internship at Seacrest Studios has been pushed back to the fall. For the journalism major, her internship at the broadcast arm of the Ryan Seacrest Foundation that helps pediatric patients recover was going to be a career milestone before […]

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In Age of COVID-19, UVA Deploys New Opportunities and Career Resources for Students

Find the latest information on the University’s response to the coronavirus here. NOTRecently announced and paid virtual summer internships. A free, fun, project-based skills course. Help with CV writing. Long-term career planning strategies and support. These are just a few of the many new offers from the University of Virginia Career Center, which quickly created […]

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Career resources put the class of 2016 on the path to success

The preparation paid off for members of UChicago’s Class of 2016, who worked diligently to secure strong post-graduation opportunities in a wide range of professional fields as well as competitive graduate programs. Ninety-three percent of the Class of 2016 graduated with career plans in place, and many alumni see early engagement with the UChicago Office […]

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Ahead of the Curve: Career Resources for Freshmen and Sophomores

Students know they will need many resources for a successful career search, from a strong resume and letters of recommendation to a support network of career counselors, mentors, and peers. An essential resource that they may not realize they are missing? It’s time to reflect. “It’s so important that students give themselves the time to […]