Is $5K enough to buy off a worker
Everyone has a price. Is $5,000 enough to buy off a man or woman who currently holds a job? Not long ago Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos revealed a program that offered his workers $5,000 to quit their jobs.
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Good Job News For New College Grads
There's good news for the nearly 2 million college graduates entering the job market this spring.
The Plain Dealer
Job market for new college graduates may be improving: employers...
A poll by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, or NACE, found that employers plan to hire 8.6 percent more members of the Class of 2014 than they did last yeara s class.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Entrepreneurship sprouts among older ex-execs
Last year 5.5% of jobless managers and executives launched a business, up 31% from 2012 and the highest level since 2009, says outplacement firm Challenger Gray & Christmas.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
CEO departures increase across Texas in March, report says
The first quarter was busy in America's C-suites, with a sharp surge in CEO departures compared to a year ago.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
IWS Documented News Service
Last month's departures brings the first-quarter total to 366, the most in a single quarter since 408 left their posts in the third quarter of 2008, according to a report released Wednesday by global outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc. The quarterly total was 18.4 percent higher than the same period a year ago when 309 CEO ... (more)
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Workzone: Positive reinforcement a powerful management tool
The majority of bosses in corporate America are famous for what workplace consultant Bill Sims Jr. calls Leave Alone/Zap management.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
JOBS: Study shows more green, less pink
The number of job cuts nationally in the first quarter not only showed an improving economy, but the number was the lowest for any first quarter in the last 19 years.
The skinny on jobs: Oregon's solid figures reflect national scope
Employers tracked by a Chicago outplacement group reported that they made the fewest first-quarter job cuts recorded in 19 years.
Planned layoffs fall in March: Challenger
Announced layoffs dropped last month, and total planned cuts over the three months through March hit the lowest level for a first quarter in 19 years, according to data released Thursday by outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
KTIV-TV Sioux City
In what's become a March tradition along with the NCAA basketball tournament, the Chicago outplacement firm Challenger, Gray, and Christmas has released an estimate of what March Madness could cost employers in lost worker productivity.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Spring break expected to be busiest in years
As the NCAA Tournament gets underway, daytime games and office pools have shown to have effects on office productivity.