ask all your questions about the new overtime law here

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To be exempt, you must meet two tests: a salary test and a duties test. The duties portion of the law isn’t changing, only the salary level. When is a reasonable time to ask how the new rules for exempt employees will affect my current position (currently exempt, with salary less than $5,000 below the new $47,476 threshold)? And should I ask my manager who does little with salary, or HR? law + order salary

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

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Other metro areas showing strong job demand include Dallas and Houston, thanks in large part to the strong growth in U.S. They’re also investing in high-tech equipment to boost productivity and to further drive down costs to better compete with low-wage overseas manufacturers. Much like the uneven recovery that is slowly pulling the U.S. economy out of a deep recession, your chances of finding job depend a lot on where you live and what industry you’re hoping to work for.

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in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? — Ask a Manager

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? The problem is, of course, no salary range was listed on the job description. And in my field, titles don’t necessarily translate into salary. Of course, be prepared for the typical silliness that often occurs (on both sides) when salary comes up — the awkward pauses and the coy “well, what are you looking for?&#

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my employer revoked everyone’s telecommuting status, my coworker copied my LinkedIn profile, and more

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Can I lie about my hours to get a better salary at a new job? I’ve started lying to agencies about my salary with the intention of suggesting that would be my salary if I worked full-time. Employers that base salary offers on what you’ve been earning are often employers who ask for verification of that information, either as part of the reference-checking stage or by requesting tax forms, pay stubs, or other documentation. It’s five answers to five questions.

my boss is super peppy, HR told me to do less for our charity event, and more

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Now I’m am at a more ““traditional” company where pay ranges for workers range from minimum hourly wage to six figure salaries. We partnered with a local nonprofit to be a collection site, the food goes to hungry kids in the metro area this summer. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. HR told me to scale back my participation in our company charity event. I’m in my second job post graduate school.

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

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But anything sponsored by a large metro area’s newspaper and/or hosted at a hotel is basically a cattle call. We were definitely looking to attract applicants and needed to work at it to overcome the salary advantages of the private sector firms in our industry. in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter? About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?