Employment benefits are often reserved for full-time employees, but working less than 40 hours a week doesn't necessarily mean you're out of luck. Some companies do offer their part-time employees benefit packages, with some rivaling what you'd expect to get from a full-time position.
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How much does your boss earn in a year? Whatever it is, it's too much, right? Of course it's easy to say that when you're not the one in the hot seat -- ask anyone in a leadership position and they'll say they're worth every penny and underpaid if anything.
Being the boss comes with all kinds of hidden stresses... Read More »
The old adage "idle hands are the devil's tools" has never been more true than in the face of our current economic slump. The upcoming generation of young people is not only having a hard time finding jobs to keep them busy after class, but they're also seeing less benefit in working hard to finish school and go... Read More »
Some bosses are easier to get along with than others, but even the most successful boss-employee relationships don't happen by accident -- they take time and effort to build. Your time and effort, because no matter how awesome your boss is, your superiors are never going to care as much about your day-to-day... Read More »
Bosses Day is coming up on October 16th and if you're looking at your desk calendar wondering what exactly that means you're not alone. But no worries, we're here to help with everything you need to know about Bosses Day including what it is, how it got started, and the best ways to show your boss you care. Read More »
If you're hoping to make some extra cash this year by working a part-time job over the holidays you better get busy. The majority of businesses that plan to hire seasonal staff are already beginning interviews this month to allow time to get new staff trained and in place before things really get busy. The good... Read More »
Flirting is a basic and fundamental form of social interaction that, despite the best efforts of managers and policy makers, is a daily part of most work environments. People flirt at work to find love, to get promotions, to pass the time, and sometimes because they just can't help themselves. At best, it's an... Read More »
"Courageous under fire" and "heroic act of bravery" are phrases usually used for describing law enforcement officers and military personnel, not the gas station clerk down the street or cashier at your local hardware store. Although many employers discourage staff from taking matters into their own hands during... Read More »
The feelings older workers have about age discrimination and being condemned to joblessness isn't just in their heads. According to The Office for National Statistics (ONS), the number of older workers who have been unemployed for 12 months or more is 50 percent higher this year than it was last year and marks... Read More »