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Why the New York Times Endorsed a $0 Minimum Wage (and You Should Too)

Evil HR Lady

So, why did the New York Times argue for a removal of the minimum wage altogether ? There are catches, however.

What’s Behind LinkedIn’s Big Compensation Problem

Evil HR Lady

billion was big news, but The New York Times has theorized a non-public reason for the sale: LinkedIn’s compensation problems. According to the NYT: On one grim day in early February, LinkedIn’s stock price plummeted more than 40 percent after it forecast weaker-than-expected growth for the year.

Look for Less: Urban Brocade

Ms. Career Girl

While internet window shopping, I came across a look from Rag & Bone that I simply had to copy from Barneys New York. Happy Tuesday!

Business Owners: How To Navigate a Price Increase

Water Cooler Wisdom

Small-business owners are often ecstatic that customers want to buy their products and services, and once an offering is successful and has been improved upon, it could be time to consider a price increase. How do you know when it's time to increase your prices? What factors are involved in pricing?

The CEO Who Raised the Minimum Salary to 70K Is Alleged to Have Waterboarded His Wife, Among Other Things.

HR Capitalist

Are you Dan Price?’ ‘Yes.’ ” Price said he was served with Lucas’s lawsuit. “I was shocked,” he said. He's a hero we can all believe in.

5 Cover letter mistakes that make you look crazy

Penelope Trunk

Melissa and I are in a hotel room in New York City to meet with a guy who has a lot of money and wants to do a makeup line. Of course.

How to find a part-time job

Resume Bear

“How can a semiconductor chip company remain profitable if the chip price plummets every few months?&# Anyone? Going once. Going twice.

When is it okay to use the F word? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Or vernacular. I am not sure I know how to use either of these words, but I’m sure that it’s interesting to hear people use my language in new ways.

Millennial Unemployment Rate is 12.7 Percent in July

Resume Bear

percent (NSA). Additional notes:  the youth unemployment rate for 18-29-year-old  African Americans  for July 2012 is  22.3 percent (NSA). million.

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Do this for your career right now: Start a company and sell it for a dollar.

Penelope Trunk

But  here’s a great article in the New York Times that explains why the best entrepreneurs are just a little bit off kilter. And, the New York Times describes why these are the people in very high demand. That’s BS Silicon Valley speak for “the sale price sucked.” This is the column I wrote for BNET. It's not.

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Ask A Manager

Or raise the price. Or raise the price. the new Ask a Manager is here! my new favorite interview question dont check references?

MONEYBALL: Is the Talent World's Most Undervalued Asset Old People?

HR Capitalist

Ivy League grads?  No, too competitive and the price gets driven up quickly. It derives its name from a Michael Lewis book of the same name.

Ready For a Career Change? Check Out These Interesting Jobs

Career Alley

If so, maybe you’d like to check out a new job as a snake milker. Elevator Mechanic . From there, you’ll only be going up.  . where.

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The real value of diversity

Penelope Trunk

I always thought leaving New York City would be good for me because when you live there, the push to get the best of everything is very strong.

Wrong job or wrong career? Here’s how to tell.

Penelope Trunk

Daniel Jones edits the Modern Love column in the New York Times. I took my eleven-year-old son to Colorado for a paleontology adventure.

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Friday Five: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli’s Arrest the Best Show in Town

Blogging4jobs

Shkreli, CEO Reviled for Drug Price Gouging, Arrested on Securities Fraud Charges. Thanks to his price-gouging, dirty business tactics and general arrogance, the Shkreli arrest feels like a victory for the people. — FBI New York (@NewYorkFBI) December 17, 2015. Ah, it’s finally here. Well, it finally happened.

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Is Getting an MBA Worth It?

Ms. Career Girl

Getting your MBA is no small matter – the price, the prestige and the time along with many other factors make it a big decision.

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Solve For Z: The New Problem Generation

Blogging4jobs

Now that millennials are buying cars and houses and being altogether less threatening to the status quo, it’s time for a new panic: generation Z!

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4 Transformative ways to make more money

Penelope Trunk

Too often people focus on the glamour factor of a new job. You are not going to make more money by focusing on income. Those are volunteer jobs.

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Should You Move for a Job?

Career Alley

Eight out of ten companies reimbursed or paid some relocation costs for transferees or new hires according to Atlas Van Lines. cities.

ResumeBear: Politics and What College Graduates Should Care About

Resume Bear

Gas prices: With gas prices constantly swelling, the additional costs are of course disconcerting to commuting collegiate.

Looking at the Full Package for the Salary Range Question

The Job Quest

When buying a car, do you just look at the amount of the monthly payment? In theory, you shouldn’t. Dental/vision insurance. 401K match. Uniform.

“Charity Participation – A Powerful, Yet Unknown, Career Booster”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Their dream, though, was to sell DOS to a computer company, and use the proceeds to build new computer coding. In the course of several more meetings – most of which young Bill’s mother attended – IBM made a decision to license DOS for possible use in its new “personal computers.&#. Herbert Tenzer, Former U.S. No one.

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Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question 1:  Does a former employee in New York have a legal right to get his monthly and year-end reviews from his former employer? .

Would You Wear An Executive Power Symbol?

Professional Resume Services

Today, questions like “ are tiaras the new power scrunchies? ” show up in the New York Times.

Are You Recruiting Loyal Employees?

The Undercover Recruiter

Displaying company loyalty through skin art is nothing new – just ask any Harley-Davidson owner. So, would you? Source: ABC News.

Duke University Study Shows Why People Prefer Dead End Jobs

Water Cooler Wisdom

When I was a child growing up in Maryland, we visited relatives in New York and Philadelphia often. Back in the eighties, the toll booth operator job on the New Jersey turnpike was the national symbol of boredom. Albert Camus might have been thinking of the toll booth operator when he wrote The Myth of Sisyphus.

That Annoying Salary Request

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

That’s because when hiring, we have to balance the qualifications of the new hire against other people in the position. Eight weeks.

5 Ways Teachers Can Earn Some Extra Cash

Career Realism

When you apply for specific jobs, you set your price and wait to see if you receive an offer. 4. Become a private tutor. Do some freelance work.

The Last Jobs Friday of 2015 Is a Good One – Mostly

Blogging4jobs

This decrease is in large part driven by oil prices. According to the New York Times , An  analysis of long-term changes  affecting the labor market released this week by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. The American economy added 292,000 non-farm payroll jobs in December, but wages fell by one cent.

Seven Short Q & A’s on Sunday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Recently a new employee came on board. Oswego, New York. Old Bridge, New Jersey. Larchmont, New York. Horace.

How to understand your relationship to money

Penelope Trunk

He is well aware that we lost everything to bed bugs when we lived in New York City. They give me a new room. They were in threes.

Theft at Interviews: Seven Prudent Precautions

Sklover Working Wisdom

As “old media” opportunities were diminishing, she felt a strong need to gain some “new media” experience in order to stay employable. To use her words, Amanda was “ready to start this new chapter of her life.”. In many states, such as New York, to provide such a client list would be a crime punishable by imprisonment.

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10 Disenchanted Grads We Can All Relate To

Resume Bear

Whether you read the book or see the movie, it’s a must for new grads struggling to find direction. Reality Bites. Kirby Keager in St.

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my team wants me to bring them cookies, coworker is constantly monitoring me, and more

Ask A Manager

That said, if I had stellar  employees who were telling me that they wanted these thing, I’d get them for them, because it’s a small price to pay to make stellar people happy. just left a job that made me miserable for a new position that I am loving. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. What do you think?

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Living in Ubud Series: Introduction, Visa, Accommodation

Personal Excellence Blog

After a quick search, I realized there is actually a healthy selection of accommodations at good prices! Why I’m Here. Why Ubud? Kitchen.

From $0-100million with no sales people. The Atlassian 10 commandments for startups.

reCareered

In software there is a golf, you can pretty much sell things under 10,000 dollars online, but once you need sales people involved you need to start, the pricing needs to go up. There are expensive sales people, a list price, no one ever really pays because there's a 20% discount, right off the bat. We moved to New York.

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“How does an offer of ‘equity’ from an employer work?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

They have said the offer will include “equity” – which is new to me. Rochester, New York. If you’d like to obtain a list of experienced employment law attorneys in your city of Rochester, New York, simply [ click here ]. Question: I am being made an offer from a company owned by a “Private Equity” firm. Marianne  .

Announcement: NYC Meet-Up, Confirmed!! (3pm on New Year’s Eve!!)

Personal Excellence Blog

Me at New York City, Times Square, during Macy’s Parade (on Thanksgiving Day). Date : 31 Dec, Saturday (New Year’s Eve! ).

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How Long Can I Stay Unemployed?

Career Realism

J.T.:  It can be an enlivening break from your old routine, but never forget that you’re working at finding a great new job. Alexa.