Archive for 'Jobs & Work'
Oct 05, 2012 - A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: supercharging productivity, finding financial security, retirement planning, the American balance sheet, and lifestyle creep.
Oct 03, 2012 - According to a new survey, big companies say their employees don't show up 3.5 percent of the time. Many of them don't think it's hurt productivity or profits.
Oct 03, 2012 - Despite gloomy unemployment numbers, this is a great time to find a job. Here's where to apply.
Oct 02, 2012 - Japanese researchers have found pictures of kittens and puppies make people more careful and efficient at certain tasks.
Oct 02, 2012 - 954,000 homes making income over $100,000 and a few thousand millionaires are among those who collected unemployment benefits in 2009.
Oct 02, 2012 - The good news: Your 401(k) is probably protected if your employer goes out of business. Just make sure you take the following precautions.
Sep 28, 2012 - A new survey of hiring managers has bad news for the long-term unemployed: After two years, they'd rather hire a small-time thief.
Sep 27, 2012 - Can machines create American jobs instead of taking them away? Sure, Time magazine says – if they prevent outsourcing.
Sep 27, 2012 - A revision to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' March jobs report says the economy gained 386,000 more jobs than previously believed.
Sep 25, 2012 - The toy chain will add 45,000 seasonal workers at stores and distribution centers nationwide.
Sep 20, 2012 - A new study says that's how long you have to make an impression on a hiring manager.
Sep 19, 2012 - A new survey says a majority of employees are working on an emergency fund, though few think they might lose their job in the next three months.
Sep 14, 2012 - Medical journal The Lancet recently published a study showing low-level but demanding jobs significantly raise the risk of heart disease.
Sep 14, 2012 - Last week consumer data that may have been stolen from an FBI laptop was posted online. How do you guard your work computer?
Sep 13, 2012 - Census data shows many more Americans were back to work in 2011, but in low-paying jobs.