Month: March 2014

4 Side Jobs to Pad Your Paycheck Whether you need to put a kid through college or you’re tired of rocking Ramen noodles every night for dinner, you’ve come to the decision that you might need to find a supplemental job. Ideally, you’d like to find a flexible job within your career field — something […]

Top five gender diversity policies that work

Top five gender diversity policies that work Flexible work arrangements Cisco allows flexible working hours and employees can work from home if needed. Both men and women can schedule their hours around, say, dropping off the kids at school, says Weese, who recently spent three months working in Canada while looking after her sick mother. […]

Smarter working: Green Studios

Smarter working: Green Studios Thirdly, we promote flexible working with our staff, so many work part-time or from home. The improved work-life balance means staff are more willing to work late to hit ordering or design deadlines, and thus the overall efficiency of the business is improved.  theguardian.com, Friday 28 March 2014 http://www.theguardian.com Read More

Abolishing Work-at-Home Policies

Abolishing Work-at-Home Policies in 2008. Photo courtesy of TechCrunch Last week, Best Buy became the second Fortune 500 Company to announce recently that employees would no longer be allowed to work from home. Best Buy’s decision came on the heels of an announcement by Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer that employees of the struggling internet company […]

Marissa Mayer Finally Addresses Work From Home Ban

Marissa Mayer Finally Addresses Work From Home Ban Two months after a leaked Yahoo internal memo banning employees from working from home caused an uproar, Chief Executive Marissa Mayer has finally broken her silence over the controversial policy. Fortune reports that at a Los Angeles conference for human resources professionals on Thursday, Mayer defended the […]

Jeep will hire up to 1,000 for part-time work

Jeep will hire up to 1,000 for part-time work Chrysler Group LLC plans to hire up to 1,000 part-time employees for the Toledo Assembly complex to keep production rolling while giving regular employees the chance for a break. “Our people have been working a tremendous amount of hours,” Plant Manager Chuck Padden said. “To get […]