The NLRB decision Thursday came in a case involving waste management company Browning-Ferris Industries and a staffing company, Leadpoint Business Services, which supplied workers to Browning-Ferris. The franchise industry is concerned because individually-owned franchises, which are often owned by small companies, could now be drawn into national...» Read More
Think a celebrity job is all glitz? A headhunter and Lady Gaga's bodyguard detail some required skills.
Naps aren't just for preschoolers anymore. Some companies are setting up "nap rooms," hoping to boost productivity. That sounds like a charging station -- for humans!
The top executive of the world's largest online workplace, Gary Swart, oDesk CEO, explains why it's misguided to ban workers from doing their jobs at home.
I knew it! And so did you. There is no "i" in team. And now there's a survey to back us up.
Leigh Gallagher, Fortune Magazine, reveals this year's list of top companies for workers to land a job, including Google, SAS, CHG Health Care Services, Boston Consulting Group, and Wegmans Food Market.
Brad Grossman, Grossman & Partners, shares insight on how to improve your game in the business world.
The threat of imminent labor unrest at four U.S. Pacific Northwest ports was averted on Wednesday as the dockworkers union said its members would stay on the job despite "substandard" contract terms being imposed unilaterally by grain shippers.
Americans are largely satisfied with the way their health benefits are chosen and paid for, but wish they had more flexibility, according to a new survey from the Employee Benefit Research Institute.
Steven Schonfeld, Schonfeld Group CEO, discusses the changing landscape in hedge funds and his firm's efforts to attract its top talent.
Research released on Thursday suggests when it comes to choosing job candidates, employers place a heavy emphasis on finding people who are similar to them.
One of the key destinations for financial jobs, Singapore is fast losing its lure as bank layoffs threaten the once robust job market in this Southeast Asian city state.
As snack eaters mourn the loss of their beloved Twinkies— Hostess Brands says a worker strike is shutting them down—more employees across the country seem to have an appetite for walking off the job.
Many U.S. workers can expect to bring home 3 percent more in 2013 than they did this year, according to forecasts from national compensation surveys.
Retailers are relying on part-time workers, a trend that has frustrated millions of Americans who want full-time jobs.
A new study suggests that many workers are waiting to retire at least until they are eligible for Medicare.
Looking for an edge at work? Break out your razor. A new study says that men with shaved heads are perceived as more dominant, more masculine, and more suited for leadership roles.
Facebook just passed the one billion user mark. That makes it the only employer on the planet capable of directly impacting a seventh of the world's population, except for the Communist Party of China.
Here's a list of European countries with the most mandated paid holidays per year, according to Mercer's 62-country report "Worldwide Benefit and Employment Guidelines."
A six day working week is being demanded in exchange for a second Greek bailout according to one British newspaper.
For 25 years, the high-tech companies of Silicon Valley have been using Bon Appétit Food Management to serve healthy, and free, food right on the job.