If your boss uses offensive racial slurs against your coworkers who are a different race than you, can you sue because you were offended? You may be surprised.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed claims this month against two companies that don’t seem to have much in common – except for their hiring practices.
Even with your mouth closed, your body speaks volumes – so be aware of what it is saying,
A male worker voiced concern about how to greet female friends in the office when a handshake seems too formal but a hug seems worrisome.
A class action lawsuit for libel has been filed in Connecticut brought by people whose arrests were reported in online news stories where the records were later expunged.
Workers compensation fraud occurs when someone willfully makes a false statement or conceals information in order to receive workers compensation benefits.
Ninety-six percent of employers conduct background checks, according to the Society for Human Resource Management. So if you’re putting a credential on your resume which you know to be false, you will likely be caught.
If you find yourself in a state where your use of marijuana is legal, you’re still not protected from losing your job if you smoke.
Proven Job Search aims to make the job application process a little easier, letting you search CraigsList and SimplyHired, then apply for positions of interest in seconds.
A history of alcoholism is, in fact, a disability and not only can’t employers fire an employee because of his alcoholism, it must reasonably accommodate his disability.
The Double Eagle Hotel and Casino in Colorado had a policy forbidding employees from discussing their salaries and bonuses with each other – but that policy is a violation of the law.
By Jim Donovan: Amazon announced today it is hiring for hundreds of new positions at its site in Middletown, Delaware. The hourly positions will pick, pack and ship customer orders. All employees will receive a […]
By Jim Donovan: Are you looking for a job? I just learned of two companies in our area that are hiring: Dollar General and Domino’s. In its effort to hire 10,000 new employees nationwide in […]
In Philadelphia, over half a million adults lack the knowledge, skills, and credentials they need to get a job. They lost their jobs to changes in industry in this new, knowledge-based economy.
Your girlfriend has a lot to say about your choice of friends – but legally, does your boss? You betcha.