HOUSTON, Feb 27- Negotiations to settle the largest U.S. refinery strike are set to resume on March 4, the union and lead oil company negotiator said on Friday, the 27th day of the work stoppage. Talks between Shell Oil Co, the U.S. arm of Royal Dutch Shell Plc and the United Steelworkers union broke off on Feb. 20 after refinery owners balked at a settlement.» Read More
NEW YORK— When one of Ileaa Swift's employees posted homophobic comments on Facebook, the reaction was quick. "It posted around 1 in the morning. The next morning, when I got up, I had all these calls and emails and hate mail, "says Swift, owner of Swift Travel Deals in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 07 or. 4 percent, to $17.91. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $30.57. ManpowerGroup fell$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $78.18.
Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $17.98. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 15 or. 5 percent, to $30.50. ManpowerGroup rose$. 76 or 1.0 percent, to $78.27.
Kelly Services Inc. class A rose$. 10 or. 5 percent, to $18.10. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 27 or. 9 percent, to $30.62. ManpowerGroup rose$. 68 or. 9 percent, to $78.19.
Kelly Services Inc. class A rose$. 05 or. 3 percent, to $18.05. Korn/Ferry International Inc. fell$. 24 or. 8 percent, to $30.11. ManpowerGroup fell$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $77.23.
The stigma of an office romance is becoming as dated as the power suit. NBC's TODAY.com reports.
WASHINGTON, Feb 6- America has added more than a million jobs in the space of three months but wages, especially for blue-collar workers, are showing few signs of gains. "The supply of unskilled labor is still pretty plentiful," said George Corona, chief operations officer at Kelly Services, one of the country's largest providers of temporary employees for light...
WASHINGTON, Feb 5- America's vast staffing industry knows it's time to jack up wages when it becomes difficult to find enough workers. While 2014 was the strongest year of job gains in the recovery from the 2007-09 recession, rising output is not yet translating into substantial wage gains for the workers Kelly Services, one of the country's largest providers of...
Civil rights lawsuit alleges racism and sexual harassment led to wrongful termination of McDonald's workers. The USAToday reports.
Wall Street's less senior employees may be getting the upper hand as more major banks try to get them to stay.
The tech sector's lack of diversity has been widely chronicled. So how do companies like Google, Apple and Facebook solve the problem?
Nov 19- Hedge fund Livermore Partners is pushing for change at U.S. staffing services provider Volt Information Sciences Inc, setting the stage for a potential proxy battle if the company does not act on its demands. It also wants it to sell non-core assets and buy back stock, said David Neuhauser, Livermore's managing director. Volt's share price has...
*HeidelbergCement up after better-than-expected profits. LONDON, Nov 6- European shares fell on Thursday, with switch maker Legrand underperforming, as investors' caution that a European Central Bank meeting might not yield new monetary easing measures weighed on markets. Swiss staffing company Adecco also fell 3.4 percent after it said that the pace of...
*Other major listings in Tokyo this year have flopped. TOKYO, Oct 16- Staffing firm Recruit Holdings Co Ltd surged in its market debut in Tokyo on Thursday, with investors leaping at a rare opportunity to grab part of a big Japanese company with strong online growth prospects. It values the company at around $18 billion- on par with Sony Corp and more than...
Salesforce and Uber are recruiting military veterans, a message they're touting at the Dreamforce conference
Nearly 150 million Americans are covered under work health plans, but spend less time on benefits than planning vacations, a costly mistake.
*Comes after a string of disappointing Tokyo debuts. TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's largest recruitment company Recruit Holdings said it is planning an initial public offering worth $1.8 billion, which will test investor appetite for big Tokyo listings after some weak debuts this year.
TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's largest recruitment company Recruit Holdings Co Ltd said it is planning an initial public offering worth 193 billion yen, one of the biggest listings in the country this year. Keen to offset a shrinking market in Japan, it has snapped up a slew of foreign companies in recent years, including online job search site Indeed.com.
Businesses often cite a skills gap for not filling jobs. But a new survey says it's the long hiring process itself that keeps many jobs open.
Corporations are shackling all kinds of workers with employment agreements that ban them from working for competitors.