Hi-Tech Companies Are Poaching Your Talent with Amazing Perks

Workology

you don’t work at one of these highly-sought after organizations, you may suffer with less than stellar employee benefits. Corporate benefits are big business and are growing in importance to full-time and part-time employee populations. Best Employee Perks and Work Benefits.

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14 Secure Jobs with a High Percentage of Workers age 55-plus

Resume Bear

Median annual salary: $67,880*. Median annual salary: $90,010. Median annual salary: $166,910. Median annual salary: $106,360. Median annual salary: $64,100. Median annual salary: $78,490. Median annual salary: $87,470. Median annual salary: $84,280.

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Increasing Education through Work – A Cost Effective Method

Ms. Career Girl

Now let’s delve into the fun and complicated world of business educational assistance benefits set up the IRS. Work-Related Education Fringe Benefit Educational fringe benefits are expenses that can be deducted when you file your tax return as business-related.

2015 155

Should You Relocate for a New Job?

Professional Resume Services

Getting a new job offer is exciting, especially if it comes with a significant salary increase. Understanding the cost of living in your new city will help you determine whether the higher salary is worth it. Check on public transportation, parking, high traffic areas and more.

2017 141

Non-Profits Playing An Important Role In Fostering Employment For People With ASD

Jobacle

The AST founders note that two additional obstacles to employment are centralized transportation, and the lack of safe, affordable integrated living options for those on the spectrum. The cost benefits of supporting job seekers with ASD.

2018 130

The Financial Independence Movement: Right For You?

Ms. Career Girl

Walking, biking, and public transport have secondary benefits in fitness and socialization, increasing their personal happiness. While still working towards their financial independence goal, that can be as much as 50% of their salary, even if their salary is $50,000.

2019 145

Turning An Interest in the Automotive Industry Into a Professional Driving Career

Jobacle

Most professional truck drivers on the road can expect to earn an average starting salary of $42,500 per year with delivery truck drivers and bus drivers also earning a similar salary for comparable work and skills. The automotive industry employs roughly 4.2

The Best Paid Engineering Degrees

Career Alley

Here are the best engineering degrees which studies have shown lead the highest salaries: Petroleum Engineering. A petroleum engineering degree has show to lead to the highest engineering salary. A Chemical engineering degree leads to a very promising salary.

4 Types of Compensation You May Be Owed from Your Company

Career Alley

All other employees will typically be paid an hourly wage or salary. Depending on your industry and type of employment, you may deserve compensation beyond your normal salary or wages. These benefits can significantly help a person stay financially solvent while unemployed.

Survey Finds Digital Talent In Greatest Demand

Resume Bear

The third-annual 24 Seven Job Satisfaction and Salary Survey found that a majority of creative industry employees soon could be on the move, as a result of declining job satisfaction and increased expectations for salary growth. Key Findings 2012 Job Satisfaction and Salary Survey.

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9 Interview Traps to Avoid

Career Alley

Once you know how long it takes, add 20 minutes to that so that you have extra time in case of some unknown delay (like slow public transportation) – you never know when might need the extra time. Don’t ask about benefits during your first few rounds of interviews.

2015 194

How to Create a Great Work Environment for Millennial Employees

Corn on the Job

Companies who make the work environment better for their employees reap massive benefits, and if your business is getting left behind on this front, it will struggle. Many business leaders have come to accept that their employees seek a lot more than a good salary to take home.

2018 56

Should You Move for a Job?

Career Alley

Basic relocation includes a moving allowance for packing and transportation of belongings. The Bay area and New York are among the most expensive places to live, so if the salary offered needs to reflect that. Are there tax benefits or disincentives?

2013 190

5 Must-Know Tax Deductions if You’re Self-Employed

Ms. Career Girl

The self-employed lifestyle has many benefits. In addition, the IRS permits business travel deductions including transportation and accommodation costs, but allows only 50 percent for business meal expenses.

2016 132

6 Profitable Jobs in the Public Sector

Career Alley

While public jobs normally offer certain advantages such as job security, benefits, and opportunities for pay hikes and career advancement, certain public service jobs are quite lucrative in terms salary. Yet, some public service workers earn relatively higher pay than this including benefits. Public transit attendants are responsible for ensuring that passengers aboard city buses, subway trains, and other public means of transport travel in relative safety and comfort.

2013 138

5 Keys to Building a Rockstar College Internship Program

Workology

College Internship Program Benefits. According to the National Society for Experiential Education, internship programs benefit employers in multiple ways, including: Raising visibility of your company on campuses. I could go for some internship benefits and perks like this.

Promising 2011 Careers that Match Your Personality

Career Key

only one(registered nurses) had an average salary over $44,410. As you consider your options , think about the costs and benefits.

2011 199

What are the Perks of Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

To get this one out of the way, a fresher in this domain can expect to earn a starting salary of about 20 lakhs per annum. Most reputed banks offer bonuses which are three times the individual’s salary. Investment bankers are pampered by the banks, meals, transport, incentives etc…, are some benefits which are synonymous with investment banking. If you are considering a career in finance , Investment banking definitely comes up as an option.

Why Expats Are Heading For The Tiger States

Ms. Career Girl

In addition, many expats are hired with an employment package that may help to reduce the financial burden of relocation, accommodation, health, transport, or education.

2017 140

Not Your Parents’ Job: Five Careers that Didn’t Exist a Decade Ago

Career Alley

Average salary : $25,480–$51,210. This career choice marries ecological and economic sustainability: you perform cost/benefit analysis of government policies that deal with air pollution, water quality, waste, and global warming. Average salary: $60,990–$119,630. TSA Officer – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA for short) was created exactly ten years ago in response to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Average salary: $21,980–$39,990.

2012 153

Intern Cities to Avoid without Hefty Financial Back-up

Career Alley

Their online calculators also help you estimate the salary and benefits you will need to maintain the same purchasing power and standard of living you currently enjoy.

Trucking Industry Running Low on Long-Haul Drivers

Workology

Recruiting new qualified drivers is a matter of survival for many businesses that rely on transporting goods and materials. Offer competitive health benefits.

2013 140

Overtime Pay: 80% of American Employees are Entitled. Are you?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Over her four years with the company, her weekly salary rose to $2,200, which yielded Melanie a yearly income of $114,400. . For severance, Melanie was offered four weeks salary, that is, one week for each of her years with the company, for a total of $8,800. FLSA’s coverage includes hourly and salaried employees, and there is no strict income limit on eligibility, as explained below. “I’ve got all the money I’ll ever need. if I die by four o’clock.”. Henny Youngman .

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UP YOURS: Zeneifits CEO Says "Move Along" to Candidate Who Dares Compare Zenefits and Uber Job Offers.

HR Capitalist

Uber is the ride sharing service that's red hot, Zenefits offers small businesses a free HRMS and makes money off of selling you benefits off that backbone. And they are paying me a better salary by about 15k (where Uber completely refused to negotiate).

2015 81

7 Things You MUST Consider Before Accepting A Job

Career Realism

Does this company offer the salary and benefits I need? Finally, you need to judge whether or not the salary and benefits are going to meet your needs. Research competitive salary rates for that role in that industry, then create a range.

2016 83

Job Change? Ten Tax Tips – Things to discuss with your tax advisor

Sklover Working Wisdom

Deductible moving expenses include the cost of moving household and personal effects, as well as transportation and hotels – not including meals – incurred in getting to your new home. COBRA and unemployment benefits are taxable, as well – Regardless of whether an employee resigned or was terminated, sometimes former employers pay health premiums or reimburse their former employees’ insurance premiums for a period of time. Unemployment benefits, too, are taxable, as well.

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I’m getting a smaller raise because I negotiated when I was hired, talking publicly about career struggles, and more

Ask A Manager

He countered that because I negotiated my initial salary before joining the company last year, that he could not give me more now. Why would my initial salary, one that was set prior to me working for the company and my boss seeing my skill set in action, negatively affect me now? Shouldn’t I be rewarded for exceeding the expectations that were set under my initial salary? Is negotiating your salary a valid reason to not receive a raise at a later time?

2018 56

employee’s boyfriend keeps making her late for work, seriously ill employee who’s making mistakes, and more

Ask A Manager

It turned out she’d recently moved in with her boyfriend, she drives him into work as there is no public transport where they moved to, and “he’s bad at getting up in the morning.”. However, when the head of the organization contacted me about the arrangement, he offered to pay a prorated salary rate for this work (the same amount I receive per hour now without accounting for the value of the benefits I’ll be losing).

2019 52

four more reader updates

Ask A Manager

I did not ask for a raise or bring up the salary topic with anyone. In the end, I did my job and my end-of-year review was great and glowing, so I’m sure a salary bump is in my future based on my performance. Update from a reader who asked about salary in job listings and positions advertised on multiple sites (#6 and #7 at the link). The pros are that it is a decent salary, steady paycheck, and health benefits.

2012 54

can I refuse to travel for work, I got emotional in a meeting, and more

Ask A Manager

I showed the employer the conference in Puerto Rico cost $1600 and that didn’t include hotel and transportation and it was a one-day training. Did I err by talking to this candidate about salary? I know my salary and I know what they are likely to offer him. So, I paused and wavered … but I asked him what his current salary was. He gave me a ballpark figure, and I responded with a ballpark figure of what my salary is. It’s five answers to five questions.

my boss lies about deadlines, my work crush is upset with me, and more

Ask A Manager

As the executive director, in addition to the salary, I also had a vehicle that I could drive to and from work and on any official business. Now, I’m in a position where I’ll have to purchase a second vehicle to be able to transport my own children. But you can certainly point out that the car was a major perk of your position, and the change has lowered your overall compensation, and ask that your salary be adjusted accordingly.

2014 62

nose rings at work, letting your boss be your landlord, and more

Ask A Manager

I can’t imagine why a good manager/ owner with problems in the work force would want to air it all out in public — even if they get rid of the worst employee, the revelations (salary, personal issues, etc.) It’s wee answer Wednesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Should you let your boss be your landlord? I am asking a question on behalf of a friend.

2013 53

boss asked me to be “brutally honest,” manager ignores my emails, and more

Ask A Manager

We recently hired a new business manager who is full-time and salaried, like myself. If they can’t find anyone to work for them, (in one case it’s just two transportation drivers and the same one is always scheduled for Sundays), they are denied vacation. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Boss asked me to be “brutally honest” during an exit interview. I resigned earlier this week with my department head.

2016 41

recruiter says: half my candidates are no-shows for interviews.

Ask A Manager

I’m used to hiring techie developer types for swanky tech companies, not sales folk for transportation sales companies… Regardless, when you have an engaging phone screen with a candidate that pushes for the close asking, “What the next steps are?&#

2011 66

short answer Sunday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

First, that the employee is hourly rather than salaried, and second, that they don’t make up the time at the end of the day. Until the OP answers the hourly/salary and what business is it of theirs question, I think it’s safe to leap to either hourly and mismanagement or myob.

2011 74

at an interview in a coffee shop, who pays for the coffee?

Ask A Manager

Ground transportation even within the city where your job is located? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

2011 80

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

You just get too tired from working all the time, knowing you have to take public transportation, etc. Granted, I was staying at the Hilton, and had the benefit of the walkways to make it the best commute ever, but nothing is like New York City. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Do you overemphasize happiness? Posted to: Fulfillment | Knowing yourself January 14th, 2010 Del.icio.us

2010 85

There's no magic pill for being lost. | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog There's no magic pill for being lost. Posted to: Parenting | Self-management December 4th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook When I was in the mental ward , it was mostly girls in their teens with messed up track records and eating disorders. But my roommate was from Kellogg, a top-ten business school. I thought it was insane that she was there.

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