“Laptop missing before I left my former job. Am I responsible?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Richmond, Kentucky. That surely seems a violation of Kentucky law, specifically Section 337.427 of the Kentucky Code. Mention that you are considering filing a grievance with the Kentucky Bar Association, if they don’t “cease and desist” upsetting you. Information and forms to do that are available from the Kentucky State Bar Association at www.kybar.org. Question : My ex-employer was extremely upset when I quit to go to work for another company.

Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Ms. Career Girl

These states include Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

ShopHQ adds 150 jobs in Bowling Green, Kentucky : Expansion doubles Kentucky operations, costs $25M. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies.

2014 97

Moving For a New Job – Louisville

Career Alley

While you may not get to sip mint juleps on the job, at least you will get to see the Kentucky Derby up close and personal. If Churchill Downs were calling, when you heard “My Old Kentucky Home” and the call to the post, it would be worth the wait.

Supreme Court Grants Review for Same-Sex Marriage Issue

Blogging4jobs

On January 16th, the United States Supreme Court agreed to hear appeals from Ohio, Tennessee, Kentucky and Michigan on the issue of same-sex marriage.

2015 127

Drinking Without Getting Drunk

Ms. Career Girl

There are fantastic Kentucky bourbons, small-batch micro-brewery beers, and elegant wines produced from every fruit imaginable. The post Drinking Without Getting Drunk appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Alcohol is a product enjoyed around the world.

2016 156

Wanted: 8,400+ Job Seekers For Positions Across The United States

Resume Bear

As the United States job market continues to improve, Adecco Staffing US, part of the world’s largest recruitment and workforce solutions provider, continues to see thousands of job opportunities for qualified professionals across the nation in a range of sectors.

Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide

Blogging4jobs

Make sure to download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas and the SHRM Annual Conference Whitepaper while you’re waiting for the VIP Party Guide to launch! . Get the Inside Scoop at the SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas!

Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15

Blogging4jobs

Over the past few weeks we’ve had numerous Facebook messages, emails, and texts into our secret club asking when we’d be launching our annual guide for the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition happening next month. If you’re headed to SHRM and you’d like all the resources necessary to make SHRM and your visit to Las Vegas a success, you’re in luck!

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State

Blogging4jobs

KentuckyKentucky Departments of Workers Claims. Workers Compensation Definition.

Download Your 2015 Guide Las Vegas for #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas

Blogging4jobs

It’s arrived. The most anticipated guide filled with nuggets of wisdom, insights, where to go and what to do in Las Vegas during the HR Technology Conference. It’s sponsored by our friends, Talent Objects. This guide is filled with information about cabbing it in Vegas, shows to see, restaurants to enjoy and what to do when you aren’t at the HR Technology Conference.

Top 5 Blogs in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

This coach from University of Kentucky is doing just that. Each week Blogging4Jobs brings you the Top Workplace Blogs of the Week. These blogs come from all across the internet and highlight important topics being discussed in the space.

2013 131

Social & Workplace Influence–When the Grapevine is Good (Part I.

Blogging4jobs

Grosser , University of Kentucky , Virginie Lopez-Kidwell , watercooler Call it whatever you like, the grapevine, water cooler, gossip, or the rumor mill. According to a recent study by the University of Kentucky, 96% of employees admit to engaging in gossip at work.

2010 137

Learn Everything You Need to Know about Las Vegas & #SHRM15

Blogging4jobs

SHRM15 is literally within a week and if you’ve never been you’re in for a treat! This year we’ve put together another one of our ultimate guides to the conference and Las Vegas. Whether you’re going to SHRM to network or you’re going because it’s a free trip to Vegas (let’s face it, some of you reading this are thinking just that!) we have you covered!

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Ford investment will roll out 350 new jobs in Louisville, Kentucky : The company is expanding its Louisville Assembly Plant to meet higher demand for its F-Series pickups. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies.

2014 104

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

39 Jobs for Kentucky. Olin Brass and Kentucky officials have confirmed rumors of the imminent move of the company headquarters from East Alton to Louisville. In a joint release issued Wednesday, Kentucky Gov.

2011 174

Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List

Blogging4jobs

INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SHRM 2016 PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS. We are just 5 short weeks away from the 2016 SHRM Annual Conference in Washington DC. I’m currently working on blog content, selecting sessions and trying to develop a plan for all things #SHRM16.

2016 89

Disability Employment Statistics: How Is Your State Doing?

Blogging4jobs

The highest gaps occur in Maine, Kentucky, District of Columbia, South Carolina, and West Virginia. Earlier this year a new study was released that highlighted disability statistics around the United States. Are you curious where your home state lands in the disability employment conversation?

2016 85

This Year's Final Four Proves The Value of "Well Placed" over "Top" Talent.

HR Capitalist

I'd rather my company be Gonzaga than Kentucky from a talent perspective. If you're watching/following the NCAA Men's Basketball Tourney this year, your bracket is shot, your team is likely gone and there's only one thing left to do. . What's that thing you ask? .

2017 63

“Does a repayment obligation in an employment contract become invalid if there is no ‘survival clause?’”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Ashland, Kentucky. First and foremost, because I am not licensed in Kentucky, and because I have not read every single word of your employment contract, my answer is surely limited. Since I am not admitted to practice law in Kentucky, I can’t comment on Kentucky law, except I can say what I have experienced over 30+ years as to laws of most states and countries. Question: I am a physician, and have an employment contract with a hospital.

2012 116

“Can an employer take back a Change Of Control ‘trigger’?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Louisville, Kentucky. . If you would like to obtain names of experienced employment attorneys in your city of Louisville, Kentucky [ click here ]. Question: At work, I have a “Change Of Control” agreement that gives me the right to collect severance if two “triggers” take place. That is, if (1) there is a change in ownership (“trigger” #1), and (2) my responsibilities and authority are diminished, I get a large payment.

2011 109

“What does ‘Prospective Customer’ mean in a Non-Compete or Non-Solicitation Agreement?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Louisville, Kentucky. Question: I am a Business Development Specialist for a large Wealth Management firm. When I started my job four years ago, I was required to sign a non-compete agreement. The non-compete agreement says that, if I ever leave my job with the firm, for any reason, for 12 months I can’t solicit or transact any business with “customers or prospective customers” of the firm. Isn’t everyone a “prospective customer?” If not, then who is and who is not?

Employee Engagement: 5000 Attendees set for Ken Blanchard Quit and Stayed Livecast (January 25)

David Zinger

Instructor, Community and Leadership Development, University of Kentucky. Employee disengagement: Leaving when you haven’t left.

Amazon Raising All US Workers to a Minimum of $15/hr Is The Simplest Business Decision Ever.

HR Capitalist

If you work for Amazon in Kentucky, you're feeling great today. In case you missed it, Amazon announced today that it would establish a $15/hr minimum hourly wage for all 350,000 of its U.S. employees. The new pay threshold will go into effect Nov.

Going for the Win on 4th Down

Blogging4jobs

I had the opportunity to see all of the major campuses including Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi State, Tulane and yes, even Baton Rouge. In 1991, I decided to go to school at the University of Mississippi, otherwise known as Ole Miss.

2014 125

4 Best States For Attorneys To Work

Career Realism

Earning $160,000 in New York City is vastly different than earning $160,000 in Louisville, Kentucky. In the legal field and wondering where you should work ? Attorneys are generally among the highest-paid professionals in any given market, but not all markets are the same.

The Future of Gay Marriage & Human Resources

Blogging4jobs

On November 6, 2014, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals released a decision , upholding the same-sex marriage prohibitions in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and Michigan. As you probably know, through a number of recent federal district court decisions, state after state saw laws defining marriage as only a union between one man and one woman declared unconstitutional.

2014 95

My Week at the NBA Summer League In Las Vegas, Part 2 (Featuring Lessons on Talent)

HR Capitalist

The NCAA was so mad at Kentucky they gave Cleveland State two more years of probation." Went to Vegas this week with a few bloggers of note - Steve Boese, Tim Sackett and Matt Stollak. Our destination had a nerd quality to it - The NBA Summer League, where professional basketball hopefuls convene to prove they have what it takes to be one of 450 players who play in the best hoops league in the world.

Social & Workplace Influence—When the Grapevine is Good (Part II.

Blogging4jobs

Home ToolBox HR About Advertising Consulting Services Speaking Press Webshow Tweet This!

2010 122

The CEO Who Raised the Minimum Salary to 70K Is Alleged to Have Waterboarded His Wife, Among Other Things.

HR Capitalist

28 at the University of Kentucky about the power of writing to overcome trauma.

2015 54

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Goshen, Kentucky. Question 1: Is it legal to downgrade my performance review based on unfounded accusations? The incident in question happened a long time ago, and was just mentioned in a recent review. Is it legal or appropriate to include this unfounded accusation? Overland Park, Kansas.

2011 169

How to Succeed As A Leader [4 Leadership Lessons]

The Undercover Recruiter

I recently heard Candace McGraw, CEO of the Cincinnati-Kentucky International Airport, speak at a Business Networking event. By: Moyan Brenn.

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

Sklover Working Wisdom

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakato, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. .

2014 162

JPMorgan Chase Buys Washington Mutual | Cube Rules

Cube Rules

In the rare instances where I get a paper check, I mail it to their center in Kentucky and it shows up in my account three days later.

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Louisville, Kentucky. Since so many blog visitors submit Questions, we’ve decided to devote some of our weekend blogposts to answering several Questions at once, and have chosen those that call for “shorter&# Answers. .

2011 141

7 Limiting Beliefs Keeping You from Living Your Best Life

Personal Excellence Blog

” Everyone knows Colonel Sanders, the founder and ambassador of Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC). During the late Medieval period, around the 15th to 17th centuries, a weird psychiatric disorder swept through Europe.

2014 113

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

40 Jobs for Kentucky. The Hidden Job Report. Total jobs in the report: 12,729 Jobs revealed ( 7,740 Jobs in U.S.A. 4,989 International Jobs ). If a company announces that they are planning to hire hundreds of people, why wait for the roles to hit the want-ads? Why not network with people in the company that are hiring enmasse now. Here are a few leads to get you started: INDUSTRY WATCH: The Energy Industry is creating thousands of jobs in 2011.

2010 122

I’m asked to cover when my coworkers are on a prayer break, my project was taken away, and more

Ask A Manager

I’m working in New York and interviewing for a position in Kentucky. It’s five short answers to five short questions. Here we go…. My project was taken away with no warning to me. A few weeks ago, the CEO of our small company pulled me into his office and told me I was going to be the lead on a new client account. I was very excited for the opportunity to spread my wings, and I got working on our first project with enthusiasm.

2013 58

short answer Sunday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

I filed chapter 7 bankruptcy (Kentucky) in 2008 due to medical bills and some other unfortunate reasons. It’s short answer Sunday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Bringing a gift of food to an interview. I have been in the veterinary field for the past 10 years. We have many sales reps who stop by and bring small snacks.

2012 56

short answer Sunday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

It reminds me the time I was checking references for a candidate who had spent most of his career in a small town in Kentucky. It’s short answer Sunday. We’ve got a nanny wondering about her resume, companies that want personal references, and more. Can I withdraw from a hiring process via email? A potential employer has been courting me since December after initially passing on my candidacy.

2011 63

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

Penelope Trunk

Illinois might as well be Kentucky once you leave Chicago. 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 Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I think I’m over the happiness thing. I think I am thinking that the pursuit of happiness is, well, vacuous. I don’t think people are happy or unhappy.

2010 83

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

Ask A Manager

Then when the person answers ask a follow up question such as: “Wow, Kentucky. I’ve never been there, but I’ve always wanted to go see the Kentucky Derby.

2011 73