Looking For Job in 2017? Find Companies With These Hot Employee Perks

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you’re in a rut with your current job or just starting out, look for companies that offer a few perks in addition to a great salary and traditional benefits such as health insurance, dental care and a 401(k) match. But tread lightly — if you’re not someone who can self-discipline your workload, flexibility may not benefit your productivity. Commuter benefits. Previously I was a reporter in the New York Metro area. The post Looking For Job in 2017?

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

The HR Capitalist

Bernie Sanders came to Birmingham (Bessemer is in the Birmingham, AL metro) to show solidarity with the workers and apply pressure. Add base wages, OT, benefits and more, and you’re suddenly looking at a job worth 45-50K+ that grows over time.

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HEY HR FOODIES: Stop Dreaming About Opening a Restaurant - Here's Why.

The HR Capitalist

To further break down the formula, a healthy restaurant aims to spend about 10 percent of its sales revenue on rent, utilities and other occupancy costs; 30 to 40 percent on labor (your specialty if you're readying this blog) including payroll taxes and benefits; and 30 percent on food and beverages. In all three cities, restaurants pay more than the federally mandated minimum hourly wage of $7.25, and each city plans an increase to $15 over the next few years.

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What Industry and Where You Live Helps in Finding a Job!

Resume Bear

The state is also benefiting from a pickup in tourist and industries unrelated to housing. Other metro areas showing strong job demand include Dallas and Houston, thanks in large part to the strong growth in U.S. The expansion is benefiting industries that are heavy consumers of natural gas – like fertilizers, chemicals plastics, steel and glass. lawmakers continue to haggle over federal spending and tax policy.

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Effective Research For an Effective Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

The benefits include: First, information about a company’s financial health, hiring/cutback practices, treatment of employees and corporate culture will provide a more realistic picture of prospective employers to help you make more informed decisions.

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Learn and Lead with Project Management


Even more importantly, providing value and continued benefit to your employees, team members, and yourself through professional development can be an effective tool in retaining top talent in tough economic times through training, education, and information. The Persimmon Group and I have teamed up to offer some Project Management classes in the Oklahoma City Metro Area. Home ToolBox HR About Advertising Consulting Services Speaking Press Webshow Tweet This!

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emailing condolences to a coworker, my sister-in-law used to have the job I’m applying for, and more

Ask a Manager

I’ve known about this job for a long time, as my friend and now sister-in-law held it over 10 years ago, under a previous executive director before moving away from town (side note, to move to the major metro area with is when we first departed for graduate school). I feel incredibly lucky to be working with two companies I love, with supervisors I respect and admire, but I do want to find something full-time with benefits. It’s four answers to four questions. Here we go….

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