Ask the Capitalist: Am I Discriminating Against Singles By Paying Full Premiums for Family Coverage?

HR Capitalist

I’d love to get your thoughts on the notion that it’s an unfair practice for companies to fund more $$$ towards the healthcare coverage costs of employees with families than they pay for the single employees. We all know the costs of insuring a family are at least triple the costs of insuring an individual, so do you buy into this as "singles discrimination" or standard practice (If Company X pays $400/month for an employee and $1,200/month for a family)? Donna in Dallas. -.

Top 5 Ways Employers Can Help Women Advance

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Equal pay, more visible female leadership and more family-friendly work policies are among the most beneficial ways in which companies can help women advance, according to male and female respondents to the latest Randstad US Employee Engagement Index study. Chicago and Dallas.

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DylanListed, The Go To Job Site for the Differently Abled

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I am also asking you share this with someone with physical or non-visible disabilities, or a family member. Bank of America support services in downtown Dallas focuses hiring and training differently abled. Dylan share the importance of family support of job seekers.

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NASHVILLE - What Happens When An Employment Market Becomes Too Cool For School.

HR Capitalist

Local home prices have skyrocketed recently, with the median single-family sales price in Nashville in June of this year at more than $293,000 , according to the Greater Nashville Realtors. Dallas - $57,984.

Four Reasons Every CEO Should Make Recruiting Calls


And – get this – he had learned the weather in OKC and Dallas are closer to what his parents have experienced and he knew they would hate the New Jersey winters. He was determined to move his family to OKC and was very motivated to interview with our company.

Your Mobile Phone is Your Best Workplace Flu Prevention Strategy


This week while traveling to Dallas, I was blown away by the number of people who were talking on their phones in a public restroom. It seems fitting that employee annual benefits renewal happens just as the flu season ramps up.

Here's What Salesforce Paid for Rypple, and Who Got Beat For the Deal.

HR Capitalist

He made sure that Stein, a wine buff, got the same bottle of Dalla Valle as the king. Debow says he sensed Benioff was the kind of person "we could deliver our company and employees to … that we entrepreneurs could be part of their family.

7 Tips For Digging Out From The Storm Of Job Loss

Career Realism

Initially, life lines were tossed my way by family and friends. I’ve known loss. Haven’t we all? A blizzard storms through our lives, creating paralyzing white-out conditions. In my life, a painful storm occurred when my first husband requested a divorce.

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Dallas, Texas. One blog visitor wrote in and told us it saved her career and family! Question 1: Does a former employee in New York have a legal right to get his monthly and year-end reviews from his former employer? . Valley Stream, New York. The Very Short Answer is “N0.”

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Seven Short Q & A’s on Sunday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Dallas, Texas. I believe they want to bring in their own family member. Question 1: How can I respond to a completely false Performance Improvement Plan? I have worked for this company for 25 years.

Ask Deb – Should I Change Jobs in a Tight Economy?

Careers Done Write

Dallas, TX. Whether someone is moving to another state for family reasons, or there is a vacancy due to promotion after the boss retires, positions do become available that are not counted in the statistics as “new&# jobs. Dear Deb, Q. I am currently working, but really unhappy with my job. The company has low morale and the senior management seems to be lacking direction. I also feel I deserve more money.

Robbery by Repurchase Rights – A Private Equity Story

Sklover Working Wisdom

Ewing, From the TV Series Dallas. And always do what you can to achieve for yourself, your family, and your career. “Once you give up integrity, the rest is a piece of cake.” . ACTUAL CASE HISTORY* : Kurt was intrigued.

Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should


Last weekend I attended my first Red River Rivalry football game in Dallas, TX, with my husband, Greg who is a raving, professional Sooner fan. Yes, my friend a true bubble gum moment, a moment used by family as a form of embarrassment upon meeting every boyfriend from 7th grade on.

Should Recent College Grads Care about Finding out what’s on Their Record?

Careers Done Write

He lives in Dallas, TX with his family and enjoys the rich culinary histories of various old and new world countries. Thank you to Michael Klazema for his guest post on "Should Recent College Grads Care about Finding out what’s on Their Record?".

Job Seekers Can Learn Resilience From NBA Champ Dirk Nowitzki

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For some, pain and shame of being unemployed and underemployed hurts the family as much as the unemployed family member. It is a painful process that could be overcome when family and friends are being supportive and encouraging. Dirk's team, the Dallas Mavericks, lost to the Miami Heat in 2006 in the Finals. It is rare for a NBA team to rely a 13-year old veteran like Dirk Nowitzki to lead them to an NBA championship.

Rule #1 In Life, Business and HR: Don't Tempt Fate By Talking Smack.

HR Capitalist

I’m going to continue to live the way I want to live and continue to do the things that I want to do with me and my family and be happy with that. Dallas is your NBA World Champion. Rule #1 in life, business and Human Resources is pretty simple: Don't tempt fate by talking smack.

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

Sklover Working Wisdom

based defense contractor headquartered in Dallas, Texas, they were assigned to road building projects on the outskirts of the oil drilling area outside the northern Iraqi city of Irkuk. It was in Baghdad, that Manny and Lorenz were instructed to meet with the company’s attorneys who had flown in from Dallas to “conduct local interviews.” Fairness and protecting yourself, and your family, with information and insight: that’s what SkloverWorkingWisdom™ is all about. .

Shifting My Focus & Going Freelance | Blogging4Jobs


In fact, I’m heading to Dallas later today to speak at the HR Southwest Regional Conference. And focusing on family and working on virtual projects or those close to home. I value my time and family is so important.

Leverage the advantages of being an introvert at work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

I would cry before having to go to family gatherings. That was an extra boost I really needed today :D Posted by Claudia on December 1, 2009 at 8:01 am | permalink | Reply USAToday article: Working with family members can be rewarding and trying [link] Posted by Maureen Sharib on December 1, 2009 at 8:02 am | permalink | Reply This article was like a breath of fresh air after two years of workplace anxiety as an introvert. Is this your first time here?

We overestimate the gap between nonprofit and for-profit jobs.

Penelope Trunk

For example, the Gates Foundation was established to get the money out of the hands of one family and give it to people who can change the world with the money. They've effectively drained community fund raising initiatives for years and having a controversial agenda -ABA therapy aka thinly disguised torture, vaccine fear mongering- fund projects that serve their political goals, leaving families bereft of resources they once had. Is this your first time here?

Turning point | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Your wedding looks great and it sounds like your family will be really happy on the farm. This is the first time (that I've seen) where you've put up a picture of your family. Posted by Ana on April 20, 2010 at 8:40 am | permalink | Reply Your whole family looks so happy.

How to do damage control | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

They rely on their families and their gun collection. “Do While you (and your family) know nothing about horses or donkeys, buying an untrained donkey and expecting your family to turn it into a safe and ridable animal is absurd!!!!!!!! Is this your first time here?

Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

Sort of like the clowns, only dressed like Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders. And the farmer acknowledged that this was not a family values kind of thing. The family is Jewish, I can well understand why she didn't want to partake in a version of anthem singing that is framed in Christianity. We denied many Jews the right to immigrate prior to and during World War II, including Anne Frank and her family. i grew up in dallas. Is this your first time here?

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

Penelope Trunk

On the other shore of the chasm, we have a gentile agribusiness family enterprise whose culture places near infinite value on the continuity of the legacy; no relationship takes primacy over, "the land" As for me, I have gathered much information. but the more i think about it, it's probably less about who penelope is, and more about the fact that the farmer's family doesn't trust him, no matter who he chooses to marry, because it's all about them.

When is it okay to use the F word? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

I grew up in a family of doctors and lawyers, so I never considered that writing was something an adult did with any seriousness, but I found myself doing writerly things in secret, and reading William Safire was a part of that. Is this your first time here?

Check-up for self-delusion | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

What about all the people who make the Superbowl a family TV event? Family life is messy right now. But it has come to mean so much more to me – its family. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Check-up for self-delusion Posted to: Diversity | Self-management | Women February 7th, 2010