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The Org nabs $8.5M led by Founders Fund to build a global database of company org charts

The Org nabs $8.5M led by Founders Fund to build a global database of company org charts

LinkedIn has cornered the market when it comes to putting your own professional profile online and using it to network for jobs, industry connections and professional development. But when it comes to

Apple ordered to pay employees for time lost to bag searches

Apple broke the law in California by failing to pay employees while they waited for mandatory bag and iPhone searches, the state's supreme court has ruled. The fight began over six years ago, when
Live-streams and “work diaries”: How work from home works in coronavirus-hit China

Live-streams and “work diaries”: How work from home works in coronavirus-hit China

The coronavirus is forcing millions of Chinese employees and their companies to adapt, sometimes painfully, to remote work.
H-E-B Grocery Store Surprises All 100K Employees with $100 Bills

H-E-B Grocery Store Surprises All 100K Employees with $100 Bills

The H-E-B grocery company recently gave employees a special thank you after it was dubbed the number one grocery retailer in the United States.
New Jersey Mayor Said He Passed Out Drunk, Pantless on Employee's Bed

New Jersey Mayor Said He Passed Out Drunk, Pantless on Employee's Bed

A New Jersey mayor is apologizing after getting so drunk at a work party that he wound up without pants in a female employee's bed.
Hundreds of Amazon workers criticize the company’s approach to climate crisis

Hundreds of Amazon workers criticize the company’s approach to climate crisis

More than 300 employees signed their names to statements criticizing Amazon, despite threats to their jobs.
India’s snubbing of Jeff Bezos is bad optics, bad politics, and bad economics

India’s snubbing of Jeff Bezos is bad optics, bad politics, and bad economics

Experts are concerned the episode may dent India's image.
Uber is going back in time to prove its drivers aren’t employees

Uber is going back in time to prove its drivers aren’t employees

Uber has dropped upfront pricing in California as it seeks to establish that drivers are independent contractors, not employees.
Clumsy Democratic attempts to fix Uber/Lyft problem is deadly to freelancers

Clumsy Democratic attempts to fix Uber/Lyft problem is deadly to freelancers

The “gig economy,” in which people work as independent contractors on various projects, can be both a boon to workers and a problem. It’s a problem when companies such as Lyft and Uber exploit

California Labor Law Pushes Uber to Change Fare Structure and App Features

Uber users in California could see price increases as much as 30%, according to industry estimates.

California Labor Law Pushes Uber to Change Fare Structure and App Features

Uber users in California could see price increases as much as 30%, according to industry estimates.

Amazon employees say they were threatened for climate change criticism

Two Amazon employees who spoke out against the company's environmental policies say they were threatened with termination if they continue to violate the company's external communications policy, The
More Than 1 Million Employees Eligible for Overtime in 2020

More Than 1 Million Employees Eligible for Overtime in 2020

More than one million employees could see a fatter paycheck in 2020 as the federal government is overhauling overtime pay requirements for the first time in 15 years.
Peter Strzok says the feds violated his privacy rights over anti-Trump texts sent on government devices

Peter Strzok says the feds violated his privacy rights over anti-Trump texts sent on government devices

Disgraced former FBI employee Peter Strzok is suing the federal government alleging in a court document that FBI and Department of Justice violated his free speech and privacy rights in the process of
Police rescue a woman who mouthed ‘help me’ in a McDonald’s drive-thru lane to alert that her life was in danger

Police rescue a woman who mouthed ‘help me’ in a McDonald’s drive-thru lane to alert that her life was in danger

Police in San Joaquin County, California, have rescued a woman after she alerted McDonald's employees that she was being held against her will.About 2 p.m. on Christmas Eve, a woman approached the
At one of India’s oldest liquor companies, digital marketing is key to “relentless modernisation”

At one of India’s oldest liquor companies, digital marketing is key to “relentless modernisation”

Radico Khaitan wants to hire people with "impeccable analytical skills."
What Barry Diller Told Anxious Expedia Workers About the Future

What Barry Diller Told Anxious Expedia Workers About the Future

Expedia Group Chairman Barry Diller flew to Seattle to rally the troops. His message to all the employees around the world was, in essence, the sun will rise tomorrow at the travel giant. Impatient
U.S. Hotel Expansion Threatened by Construction Worker Shortages

U.S. Hotel Expansion Threatened by Construction Worker Shortages

U.S. hotel companies are facing a shortage of construction workers just as they are building new brands and properties. The result: delayed projects and higher costs. The industry will have to get
When People Realized Their Boss Was Dumb

When People Realized Their Boss Was Dumb

It can be really frustrating to realize your boss is a goddamn moron. Some bosses are just good at hiding the fact that they have no idea what they're doing, but some are not quite so good. Don't get
People That Actually Like Their Jobs Share Why

People That Actually Like Their Jobs Share Why

Someone on AskReddit asked for people that like their jobs to share why. If you find yourself in the middle of a job situation that's just sapping all your energy and leaving you a miserable mess, you