“If my company is sold, can I collect unemployment insurance.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Do I have to take my job with the new company, or can I leave and collect unemployment benefits until I find a new job? Kellie Salem, Oregon Answer: Unemployment benefits are not paid to employees based on who owns the company they work for; a sale, merger or other change in ownership is not a reason to collect. Salary, Raise, Bonus, Compensation G. Discrimination, Harassment & Hostility M.

“Recording Conversations with Your Boss or HR” What You Need to Know

Sklover Working Wisdom

Alexandra was given just three months of salary continuation as severance. . On the other hand, if the purpose of recording a conversation at work is (a) to make a record of wrongful, improper or illegal activity, such as embezzlement, discrimination or retaliation, or (b) to make a record of your objecting to, complaining about or seeking to halt wrongful, improper or illegal activity, then making the recording of the conversation may be not only proper, but wise and commendable.

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Key Benefits To Keep In Mind When Looking For Work Out Of State

Corn on the Job

If you are heading into the all-important interview stage, state averages, along with the minimum wage, can be a great guide in answering the common salary expectations question. 2020 kicked off with over 7 million job openings across America.

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Five Tips to Empower Yourself During the Interview

Jennifer Anthony

Had a client who moved his whole family from California to Oregon only to get laid off 8 weeks later.) Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Stop Boring the Hiring Manager With Your Resume Your Resume Has 30 Seconds — Fact or Fiction?

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how late can you call employees at home, dealing with abusive customers, and more

Ask a Manager

I hid it because I was discriminated against during my last pregnancy when I had an opportunity for a promotion with my current employer (as in, they told me that they wanted to promote me but my pregnancy was really poor timing). We’re in Oregon, and we are all salaried employees. Well, if you’re salaried and exempt , it’s a moot point — as an exempt worker, your salary is your salary, and no law requires you to get overtime or extra pay.

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

Penelope Trunk

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 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook It’s unbelievable to me that everyone continues to watch football when we know that men are getting genuinely, permanently, brain damaged. The game is tantamount to cockfighting, only with people instead of animals.

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coworkers can't see past my Russian accent — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

I always reply “Oregon.&# Who wants to be the one to bring up harassment or discrimination claims, and risk being villianized at work? About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager coworkers can’t see past my Russian accent January 14, 2011 A reader writes: I come from eastern Europe, specifically from Russia. Given the history — cold war between our countries, media, etc. — I find the subject of my origin somewhat uncomfortable to discuss.

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