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“Can you explain what ‘warrants’ are?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Oakland, California. Question: Can you explain warrants that are issued and what rights does an employee have regarding them? Also, can you direct me to a place where I can find out more about understanding them? Regina . Answer: Dear Regina: . Best to you, Al Sklover. 2011 Alan L. Sklover, All Rights Reserved.

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

HR Capitalist

It is most commonly used to refer to the strategy used by the front office of the Oakland Athletics. Which brings me to the point of the post.

A Seat At The Table

Ms. Career Girl

The post A Seat At The Table appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Shonda Scott. Her bio follows. Who Will Define You?

5 Reasons I Left My Corporate Job to Build My Career as a Writer

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Reasons I Left My Corporate Job to Build My Career as a Writer appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Her bio follows. But it’s not true.

R.I.P. Al Davis: Here's My Favorite HR Quote From the NFL's Sith Lord.

HR Capitalist

Al Davis, the funky longtime owner of the NFL's Oakland Raiders, died this weekend. But that's not all. In 2009. But I digress. Nobody cares.

Coaches Who Should Not Of Been Fired?

Resume Bear

After wrapping up an 8-8 season, the Oakland Raiders fired coach Hue Jackson after just one year of coaching. Sam Mitchell. Todd Haley.

Hire Smart Like Billy Beane

Water Cooler Wisdom

In Moneyball,  which is based on the 2003 book of the same name by Michael Lewis , Pitt plays Billy Beane, general manager of the Oakland Athletics. Who could resist a movie with Brad Pitt? Pitt or no Pitt, I normally stay away from sports movies. But  Moneyball is no ordinary sports movie. The basic premise behind Moneyball.

“If I signed a non-solicitation agreement, can I now create a website for my new business?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Oakland Township, Michigan. Question: I am a veterinary surgeon who recently left my place of employment of 17 years. I have a non-solicitation clause in my contract with my former employer. I cannot solicit business from previous clients and veterinarians who refer cases to my former place of employment. Here are my thoughts: 1. 2012 Alan L.

How Do I Compare Two Job Offers?

Evil HR Lady

Evil HR Lady Why am I evil? Well, Im not, but thats the perception of all of us in HR. Need to fire someone? Come to HR. Come to HR. Come to HR. Enjoy!

my boss watches porn all day, salary and cost-of-living differences, and more

Ask A Manager

Based on cost of living calculator/analysis and talking with my financial advisor, the minimum equivalent of $40,000 in Milwaukee is $54,000 in Oakland, CA (nearest big city), and $64,000 in San Francisco proper. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My coworker slacked off this weekend and no one said anything.

Share Your Passion – Be an About.com Guide

Telecommuting Journal

Current open cities include Baltimore, Oakland, Raleigh-Durham, Cincinnati and a handful of others. If you’re looking for legitimate work at home jobs you might keep running across writing gigs that note “$675/mo base” as the compensation. Ever wonder what those job listings are referring to? Billion in 1993. GUIDE.

Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador.

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador. We did all of this virtually of course.

Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador.

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador. We did all of this virtually of course.

“Insulted, overworked, and benefits taken away– can I get unemployment?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Oakland, California. Question: The owner of the company I work for over the past 3 years has started to insult my intelligence verbally. And he has added literally 5 peoples’ jobs (from people he has fired) at a savings to him of about $300,000. He has put their responsibilities on me, without a raise in pay. Thanks! Michael. 2012 Alan L.