Spit That Out: Going Green and Staying Sane

Ms. Career Girl

When it comes to organic food, start with the items your family eats the most and the items most likely to contain chemicals of concern. Get rid of anything with a strong fragrance or chemical smell. The post Spit That Out: Going Green and Staying Sane appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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The Different Types Of Engineering Degrees

Career Realism

They are engaged in every aspect of construction and that includes cost estimation, safety review, following federal regulations and taking care of environmental issues. Chemical Engineering.

Four Laws All Employees Should Know

Career Alley

These include dangerous chemicals, high noise levels, extreme temperatures, unsanitary conditions, or mechanical dangers. As of 2009, the federal minimum wage holds steady at $7.25 An employee must pay attention to many laws that affect the workplace. Each law must be considered carefully, as it may affect the health, safety, and paycheck. Laws are put into place in order to protect both an employee and employer.

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

Resume Bear

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. Much like the uneven recovery that is slowly pulling the U.S.

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“My HR Director gave a company ID to her husband, a sex offender. Your thoughts?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Both state and federal laws make it quite clear that every employee has a right to a safe workplace, and our societal standards for what constitutes a “safe workplace” are getting higher and higher each day, as we read more and more about unfortunate events of workplace violence. Question: My HR Director has given her husband, who is a registered sex offender, an ID to our company where there are women working alone at night.

2012 109

5 Career Paths In Public Health

Career Realism

In the aftermath of recent man-made and natural disasters, the federal government has prioritized public health preparedness and emergency response. They work closely with local, state and federal government agencies, and are often responsible for securing funding and resources.

2012 98

asking your office to ban fragrances in the workplace

Ask A Manager

A federal court did rule earlier this year that an employee with asthma and chemical sensitivity to scented products could pursue an Americans with Disabilities Act claim against her employer for not accommodating her disability, but her reactions to fragrance were fairly severe (difficulty breathing, eventually resulting in emergency medical treatment). A reader writes: My daughter suffers from migraines related to most scents.

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

The company announced it’ll hire project engineers, project estimators, project schedulers, chemical engineers, mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, civil engineers, reliability engineers, instrument and controls engineers, and maintenance and production technicians.

2010 143

“Could I get in trouble for 'going public' about a threat to.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Specific Laws Might Protect You: Depending on the “public welfare” you say was endangered, and your manner of “going public,” there may be state or federal laws to protect your “going public.”

2010 130

“Not Feeling Well Enough to Work? – 13 Workplace Options (Part 2 of 2)”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Some suggest that it is attributable to the many chemicals in our food, water and environment. “Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.”. - Mark Twain .

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

The company announced it’ll hire project engineers, project estimators, project schedulers, chemical engineers, mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, civil engineers, reliability engineers, instrument and controls engineers, and maintenance and production technicians. DuPont is creating 70 jobs at its Circleville, Ohio, plant with help from $50 million in federal tax credits. Total jobs in the report: 2,893 Jobs revealed ( 2,670 Jobs in U.S.A. / 223 International Jobs ).

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“Not Feeling Well Enough to Work? – 13 Workplace Options (Part 1 of 2)”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Some suggest that it is attributable to the many chemicals in our food, water and environment. a federal law named the Family Medical Leave Act, and called “FMLA” for short, provides most employees the right to have an unpaid leave of absence lasting up to 12 weeks each year. “Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.” ” - Mark Twain.

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“The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act – A Primer for Employees”

Sklover Working Wisdom

federal law that strictly prohibits the bribing of government and other officials outside the U.S. federal law that every employee who works for an employer doing business outside the U.S. Recent prosecutions have affected companies in the energy, construction, textile, electronics, aircraft, pharmaceutical, food, and chemical industries, to name a few. . “Few are guilty, . but all are responsible.”. - Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.

2013 109

Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

If you work in, say, aircraft manufacturing or the chemical process industry, you'll be in a guy shop. Posted by Peppone on December 16, 2009 at 1:48 pm | permalink | Reply I know that the list is titled Top 50 "Companies", but I find it interesting that no government (Federal or state) agencies made the cut. Is this your first time here?

2009 72

Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | 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 Test: Is your life happy or interesting? Posted to: Fulfillment February 16th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The culmination of my four-year obsession with happiness research is that I think people need to choose between an interesting life or happy life. Note: This does not mean you are interesting or not interesting.

2010 88

My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

All your values, hopes and fears can traced back to chemicals in your brain. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL Posted to: Women October 1st, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I don't usually post clips of myself when I go on TV.

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