Additional Taxes On BCBS Bills Itemized and Attributed to Obamacare.

HR Capitalist

Now we know, thanks to BCBS of Alabama. More from : "Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama wants its customers to know that taxes on health insurance have increased due to the Affordable Care Act. . To convey that message, BCBS of Alabama will list those federal tax increases as a separate line item on consumer bills, according to NPR, citing a Kaiser Health News report. . I''ve been a little late to jump on the Obamacare bashing bandwagon.

Amazon Employees (BHM1) Crush Union - 10 Things You Need to Know.

The HR Capitalist

Today and over the next few days and weeks workers in Alabama - and all across America - are voting on whether to organ ize a union in their workplace. Amazon is already one of the best-paying jobs a non-skilled laborer can get in Alabama.

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How Your HR Coordinator Can Steal 200K From Your Company.

The HR Capitalist

Angelia Steele entered an agreement with prosecutors in federal court last week in which she will plead guilty to one count of computer fraud, court records show. According to a report by Alabama Media Group, Steele worked at the Walmart store in Hoover between 2000 and 2017 as a personnel coordinator. HR Coordinators who read my blog - don't do this. No matter how dumb you may feel the person/organization you work for is, you'll eventually pay the price.

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Why It Matters: The Minimum Wage Debate

Career Realism

Nationally, there's ongoing debate about raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025, while at the state level many local governments are wrestling with their own minimum wage increase proposals as they keep an eye on things on the federal level. House of Representatives is gearing up to vote on a bill to gradually raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 Congressional Budget Office recently released a report about the effects of raising the federal minimum wage.

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Friday Five: Remote Workers, Crying Workers and the EEOC in Court


A federal appeals court ruled against a suit brought by the EEOC. The suit concerned Mobile Alabama’s Catastrophe Management Solutions withdrawing an offer of employment after a new hire refused to cut her dreadlocks. It’s Friday again, which means it’s time for another edition of the Friday Five!

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The Fiscal Impact of States' Anti-Immigrant Legislation


But as most states wrap up their legislative session for the year, only a handful (Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, and South Carolina) actually passed anti-immigrant bills, while 26 others rejected them. This collapse was the largest since the Federal Reserve began tracking household wealth after WW2 From August 2007 to October 2008, an estimated 20%, or $2 trillion, disappeared from Americans’ retirement plans. Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local.

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

DuPont is creating 70 jobs at its Circleville, Ohio, plant with help from $50 million in federal tax credits. 350 Jobs for Alabama. Total jobs in the report: 2,893 Jobs revealed ( 2,670 Jobs in U.S.A. / 223 International Jobs ). If a company announces that they are planning to hire hundreds of people, why wait for the roles to hit the want-ads? Why not network with people in the company that are hiring enmasse now. Here are a few leads to get you started: COMPANY WATCH: APPLE.

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can my boss require me to interrupt my lunch break?

Ask A Manager

Yes, at least in your state (Alabama). The reason for that is this: No federal law requires that workers be given lunch or other breaks. A reader writes: I usually spend my breaks walking around the store for exercise. I remove my name tag and stuff it into my pocket, and I don’t wear anything else that would identify me as an employee of the store.

salaried employees and missed days: when do they have to be paid?

Ask A Manager

Most of these questions are addressed in one federal regulation. Alabama, Connecticut, Colorado, Massachusetts and New York appear to have requirements that all or part of the juror’s wages be paid during jury duty. I’m very excited to present this guest post from Donna Ballman, the fantastic employment attorney who writes the great Screw You Guys, I’m Going Home blog, where she talks about legal issues in the workplace.

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my boss punched me, my new hire quit after three days, and more

Ask A Manager

I know that there isn’t an Alabama state or federal law the requires this, but she won’t give me the information. In most states, including Alabama, employers are required to give employees a pay stub each time they are paid (although it can be electronic in some states). It’s seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. My boss punched me in the arm.

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