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Low-Wage Jobs Unexpectedly A Way Of Life For Many

Low-Wage Jobs Unexpectedly A Way Of Life For Many

Including older, better-educated, more experienced workers

Low-wage work used to be a stepping stone to a better career, but as middle-income jobs increasingly vanish, people are becoming stuck in these occupations. Read More »

McDonald's and Starbucks CEOs Make More than $9,200 Per Hour

McDonald's and Starbucks CEOs Make More than $9,200 Per Hour

Report looks at 10 companies where CEO pay gap is widest

Personal finance site NerdWallet studied 100 fast food and retail companies and identified 10 with the widest disparity in pay between CEO and hourly employee. Read More »

Starbucks Commits To Hiring 10,000 Veterans And Spouses By 2018

Starbucks Commits To Hiring 10,000 Veterans And Spouses By 2018

Starbucks joins Walmart and JPMorgan Chase with plans to boost veteran employment

The private sector has committed itself to hiring veterans of the post-9/11 wars. Starbucks announces a plan to hire 10,000 more. Read More »

Starbucks Barista: Fired For Trash Diving

Starbucks Barista: Fired For Trash Diving

Starbucks barista Coulson Loptmann claims he was fired for 'stealing.'

A Starbucks barista claims he was fired for eating a wrapped sandwich that was thrown away because he couldn't get enough work and was on food stamps. Read More »

What Would Happen If CEOs Slashed Their Salaries To Zero?

What Would Happen If CEOs Slashed Their Salaries To Zero?

A new report suggests it might not help workers at all.

A new report by the Employment Policies Institute looks at how workers would fare if CEOs reduced their pay. Not so great, it turns out. Read More »

Starbucks Baristas Lose Battle To Keep Tips

Starbucks Baristas Lose Battle To Keep Tips

Baristas are being ordered to share their tips with their bosses. Read More »

Starbucks Barista Margaret Hobson: Fired For Being Too Old?

Starbucks Barista Margaret Hobson: Fired For Being Too Old?

If you're trying to put yourself through school or launch your career as a puppeteer/rapper, Starbucks is an excellent side job. Unlike many other retail chains, Starbucks even offers benefits to part-timers, along with stock options, a 401(k) match and a free pound of coffee a week. But some older Starbucks... Read More »

Seattle Barista Matt Watson Fired For Bitter Blog Mocking Customers

Seattle Barista Matt Watson Fired For Bitter Blog Mocking Customers

Lots of baristas are disaffected, quietly cursing persnickety customers, and sneaking caffeine or full-fat milk into those patrons' drinks. But if they want to keep a career in customer service, they would be wise to keep their gripes off the Internet. A Seattle coffee shop worker has just been fired after... Read More »

Facebook Graph Search: How Job Hunting Will Change Dramatically In 2013

Facebook Graph Search: How Job Hunting Will Change Dramatically In 2013

For many people, applying to online ads can feel a little like playing the lottery. The odds of winning a job are stacked against you. But as job search capabilities and social media converge, that is about to change big time -- and to the job hunters' benefit. Read More »

Starbucks: Best Part-Time Jobs In Retail -- Or Overrated?

Starbucks: Best Part-Time Jobs In Retail -- Or Overrated?

One of the disadvantages to most part-time jobs is the lack of benefits. But Starbucks Corp. doesn't discriminate, providing the ubiquitous coffee chain's 95,000 part-timers with full health insurance benefits. For many who lost full-time jobs during the Great Recession and got part-time gigs at Starbucks,... Read More »

Fortune's Most Admired Companies

Fortune's Most Admired Companies

This year marks the 15th anniversary for Fortune's list of the World's Most Admired Companies. In that span only three companies -- GE, Berkshire Hathaway, and P&G -- have ranked first in their industry every time. This year's all-star list is led by tech companies, and Apple takes the No. 1 spot. Read More »

Man Says Starbucks Discriminated Against Him Because He Has Half An Arm

Man Says Starbucks Discriminated Against Him Because He Has Half An Arm

Eli Pierre has over a decade of experience in the food industry, and a rave recommendation from his last employer. So he was surprised when his interviewer for a position at a California Starbucks told him he'd be unable to work there. Now he's suing for disability discrimination. The 25-year-old was born... Read More »

Starbucks Baristas Set To Become Bartenders

Starbucks Baristas Set To Become Bartenders

Starbucks is an all-American institution, fueling the work lives of millions of Americans with triple shots of espresso, and helping unemployed Americans get work, through their recent "Create Jobs for USA" campaign. But Starbucks has decided to take its next cue from across the Atlantic. The world's largest... Read More »

Blue Collar Billionaires

Blue Collar Billionaires

Not every American billionaire attended an Ivy League school, or even went to college. There is a select group of "Blue Collar Billionaires" who may prefer driving pick-ups to cruising in luxury sedans. From humble beginnings they started their fortunes with sweat equity in, mostly, blue-collar industries. Read More »

How Fortune 500 Corporations Are Helping Veterans Find Employment

How Fortune 500 Corporations Are Helping Veterans Find Employment

With Veteran's Day approaching, the nation is turning its eyes towards America's warriors. This year's annual veterans' commemoration comes at a vital time for the members of America's armed forces. It was just last month that President Barack Obama made the announcement that the last 40,000 combat troops... Read More »

Starbucks Seeks To Boost Small Business Employment

Starbucks Seeks To Boost Small Business Employment

The public image of corporations has soured during the financial crisis. The boom of the 1990s created a national climate in which corporate brands were held up as national icons. But once the bubble burst, and executives were seen as breaching the public trust in the interest of their companies' bottom line,... Read More »

Starbucks Pushes Job Growth Program

Starbucks Pushes Job Growth Program

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Starbucks hopes customers will be willing to pay at least $5 more when they stop in for their morning cup of Joe. Starting Nov. 1, Starbucks will begin collecting donations of $5 or more from customers to stimulate U.S. job growth through its "Jobs for USA" program. The Seattle-based... Read More »

The 15 Professions That Need Coffee The Most

The 15 Professions That Need Coffee The Most

Last week, I was about halfway to work when I got a little cool, and decided to zip up my coat. But for whatever reason, I couldn't get it to zip, so I kept walking. About halfway to the office, I caught my reflection in a window and realized I couldn't zip my coat because it was on inside out. I'm convinced... Read More »

Topless Singing Starbucks Employee Fired For YouTube Video

Topless Singing Starbucks Employee Fired For YouTube Video

Christopher Cristwell, 25, is a Starbucks employee with a knack for satire. When he uploaded an acoustic ballad about his employer -- performed in nothing but shorts and a green Starbucks apron -- it quickly went viral. Viral Youtube videos can be launching pads for careers, but in this case, Cristwell was... Read More »

Are The Days Of Using Starbucks As Your Office Over?

Are The Days Of Using Starbucks As Your Office Over?

It's the perfect middle ground -- not your office cubicle, and not your mother's basement. The local Starbucks. Read More »

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