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Philadelphia Joins Massachusetts in Making Salary History Questions Illegal

Evil HR Lady

Like the Massachusetts bill that passed this summer (but won’t go into effect until January 1, 2018), the goal is to help end gender pay discrimination. To keep reading, click here: Philadelphia Joins Massachusetts in Making Salary History Questions Illegal. The post Philadelphia Joins Massachusetts in Making Salary History Questions Illegal appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

Massachusetts Loses Mind: Passes Law Outlawing Employers Asking For Salary History.

HR Capitalist

Massachusetts has lost its mind. Here's a quick rundown from Forbes : "Massachusetts has just passed the most comprehensive law regarding the subject of equal pay.

Closing the Gap: Massachusetts Bans Screening Candidates Based on Salary

Blogging4jobs

Massachusetts businesses have two years to comply with a new equal pay law passed by the state legislature on August 1st.

A New Illegal Interview Question: How Much Did You Earn In Your Last Job?

Evil HR Lady

Massachusetts just passed a new law that, among other things, prohibits companies from asking how much you earned in previous jobs. To read more about it, including advice from an MA employment attorney click here: This Popular Interview Question is Now Illegal In Massachusetts

Top 10 Jobs that will (most likely and least likely) Be Outsourced

Resume Bear

Sep, 2010 8 Comments Nancy Folbre is an economic professor at the University of Massachusetts and by all-accounts, she is one smart cookie.

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How Lying on a Resume Cost These 5 Executives Big Time

Professional Resume Services

Marilee Jones of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Lying on your resume has always been taboo, but it’s a tempting prospect given the fact no one is going to check up on every little detail you claim.

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the first state has made it illegal to ask about salary history

Ask A Manager

Massachusetts has made it illegal for employers to ask job candidates what they’ve earned in the past. The state’s new pay equity law, which was signed last week and goes into effect next summer, makes Massachusetts the first state in the U.S. to ban asking about salary history.

How to Make Yourself More Marketable

Ms. Career Girl

There are tons of programs in Pennsylvania, New York and Massachusetts. Rumor has it that once upon a time finding a job was about picking the company for which you most wanted to work. That’s what my parents say, anyway. Today we job seekers are facing the exact opposite scenario.

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Boston, Massachusett’s thoughtbot growing, adding jobs in 2014 : App design and development firm is Ruby on Rails expert. RapidMiner opens worldwide HQ in Cambridge, Massachusetts : Predictive analytics firm hiring for Boston-area office.

Non-Competes Can Hurt Your Hiring

Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

Top 10 Jobs that will (most likely and least likely) Be Outsourced

Resume Bear

Sep, 2010 8 Comments Nancy Folbre is an economic professor at the University of Massachusetts and by all-accounts, she is one smart cookie.

“Can I stop my former employer from using my voice on its answering service?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

A few other states, including New York and Massachusetts, also have similar laws. Question : I was let go from my previous job in February, 2010. When I was let go, I informed the General Manager and the Human Resources Manager that I wanted my voice taken off the main answering machine, and his office answering machine. The General Manager snickered, and I said, “If you want to pay me to use my voice, that’s fine.” He said, “No.” I gave him one week to remove it.

Free Online MIT Courses Are Great Career & Brain Boosters

Career Key

Monday, July 13, 2009 Free Online MIT Courses Are Great Career & Brain Boosters If you are looking to experience a free undergraduate or graduate education at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), it’s only a mouse click away. skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Welcome to our career blog.

Ten Skills That Will Be Critical for Success in the Workforce

Resume Bear

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Professor David Autor has tracked the polarization of jobs in the United States over the last three decades.

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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!

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas

Blogging4jobs

GET THE INSIDE SCOOP AT THE 2015 HR TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE IN LAS VEGAS! I can’t believe are less than 2 weeks away from the 2015 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas. We’re knee deep in pre-conference content strategy for #HRTechConf where we’ll bring you the best insights into what you can expect at three different events in Vegas in one week. Yes, three events which are the HR Tech Tank, IAEWS Fall Congress and the HR Technology Conference.

5 things you MUST avoid to get your colleagues to like you

Ms. Career Girl

A study from University of Massachusetts found that managers were willing to accept an argument with no supporting evidence if the person speaking was likeable. The post 5 things you MUST avoid to get your colleagues to like you appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

“How can I negotiate more equity in a start-up venture?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Boston, Massachusetts. . If you’d like to obtain a list of experienced employment attorneys in Massachusetts, where you live [ click here ]. Question : My current employer has offered me a 10% ownership interest of a new business. The new business has just the two of us: the owner and myself.

50 Best Workplaces & Employers for Boomer & Traditional Generations

Blogging4jobs

39. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) . 47. Massachusetts General Hospital .

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State

Blogging4jobs

MassachusettsMassachusetts Labor and Workforce Development. 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.

Resiliency of Community

WorkEngagement

At 2:50 pm on 15 May 2013 I was on Commonwealth Ave in Boston waiting for my daughter, Nicola (a contributor to this blog), to emerge from the Massachusetts Ave underpass in the pack running the Boston Marathon.

Looking at the Full Package for the Salary Range Question

The Job Quest

I remember during my nonprofit career, I applied for a position in Massachusetts and was contacted for an interview. When buying a car, do you just look at the amount of the monthly payment? In theory, you shouldn’t.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Carbonite’s new Boston, Massachusetts HQ has space for 400 : Online backup firm will have space to add 150 new employees. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ.

This Week’s GOOD News in the Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Western Massachusetts needs 1,700 workers : Precision manufacturers making products from handguns to medical devices need qualified workers. 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.

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Massachusetts (ma.jobs). Once upon a time, before the days of Facebook, was a series of computer network systems called USENET. Usenet was (more or less) an online forum without frills as all you could do was post text and share files (mostly pictures).

coworker keeps asking to take other people’s shifts, new job won’t give me a start date, and more

Ask A Manager

Today my manager came by to tell me that I’m required by law (I’m not sure whether it’s national or Massachusetts) to clock out for at least a 30-minute lunch break. No federal law requires lunch breaks, but many state laws do, including Massachusetts. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Coworker keeps asking to take other people’s shifts. I work in the ER of a small community hospital.

The Best Ways to Contact Recruiters on Social Media

The Undercover Recruiter

but I am from Massachusetts and have no connections there. After having written a recent post for The Undercover Recruiter ( How NOT to Contact Recruiters on LinkedIn ), I received a lot of requests for advice on how jobseekers SHOULD reach out to recruiters.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Massachusett’s YouthWorks will put 4,000 to work : At-risk teens, young adults receive job experience, career skills and a chance to give back to their communities. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was contributed by George from Natick, Massachusetts. “In times like these, it helps to recall that there have always been times like these.” ” – Paul Harvey. The news of the day seems to be getting awfully hard to watch; at times, it even seems disturbing.

ResumeBear: Kickstarter Funding Projects for College Students

Resume Bear

Massachusetts College of Art and design professors Rick and Laura Brown are working on this project to send a film crew to Poland for a historic opportunity: recording the reconstruction of the Gwozdziec synagogue.

Top 10 Cities of Geeks

Resume Bear

Remember when geeks started having a comeback? Are they cool yet? Whether you’re the biggest geek at your online university or just want to avoid geeks altogether, check out this list of 10 geekiest cities in the U.S.:

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Wegmans opens in Newton, Massachusetts with staff of 550 : This is the grocery chain’s second state location. 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.

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Somerville, Massachusetts. “There is no greater loan. than a sympathetic ear.” ” – Frank Tyger. At work, and elsewhere, we often encounter others who are in high degrees of distress, discomfort or disease.

Hidden Gems to Propel Your Internship Search

Blogging4jobs

These are typically available with Massachusetts employers in January. Your college or university may be offering hidden gems that are truly stepping stones to your next internship.

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!

one of the most important benefits not to overlook next year

Ask A Manager

Haven Term is a term life insurance policy (DTC, ICC14DTC) issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), Springfield, MA 01111 and offered exclusively through Haven Life Insurance Agency, LLC. And now a break to talk about a sponsor…. If you’re like a lot of people, you get a life insurance benefit through your employer. If you’re like a lot of people, you haven’t thought about it much beyond that.

SHRM 2016 Unofficial Party, Cocktail & Reception List #shrm16

Blogging4jobs

Meet at CitySights DC Ticket Desk: Union Station Main Lobby 50 Massachusetts Avenue, NE Washington, DC 15 minutes before departure. Hello and welcome to the 2016 SHRM Unofficial Party, Reception, Meetup, Cocktail and Activities List. Let’s get this party started in Washington, D.C.! Recently updated or added parties, events or mixers within the last 24 hours will have a *New* or *Updated* tag. To receive this information immediately, text ‘SHRM” to 55678.

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NATURAL SELECTION WORKS: Did This Employee Mocking The Unknown Soldier Wave Her Right to Separation of Work/Private Life?

HR Capitalist

Let's roll out the tried and true fun topic of the rights of your employees to avoid accountability at work for anything they do in their personal life that's not work related! Bonus! Weave social media into it. Look at the picture below and let's talk after the jump. Indeed.

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