HEY HR FOODIES: Stop Dreaming About Opening a Restaurant - Here's Why.

The HR Capitalist

Rents are astronomical, the complaint goes; wages are rising, regulations are byzantine, and don’t even talk about the price of fresh produce. More from the NYT: The federal Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that annual mean restaurant wages in New York City in 2015 were about $49,000 for a head chef, $28,580 for a cook and $29,290 for a server. Wages were lower in Los Angeles: $40,740 for a head chef, $25,300 for a cook and $27,570 for a server.

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Amazon Employees (BHM1) Crush Union - 10 Things You Need to Know.

The HR Capitalist

Bernie Sanders came to Birmingham (Bessemer is in the Birmingham, AL metro) to show solidarity with the workers and apply pressure. Add base wages, OT, benefits and more, and you’re suddenly looking at a job worth 45-50K+ that grows over time.

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

Resume Bear

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

Ask A Manager

I just dont believe them that I need to explain every expense – a $2 metro card? But you might look for ways to streamline expenses — for instance, rather than having to record a $2 metro card every time you go to a meeting, see if you can buy a $50 metro card for the month and categorize it as “traveling to meetings.” I’ve got a “temp to hire” job, but no details on wages, timeline, benefits, etc.

“Becoming a Consultant? – Here are 21 Smart Points to Raise”

Sklover Working Wisdom

In addition, most of the many other laws that protect employees from discrimination, retaliation, harassment and non-payment of wages, are not applicable to independent consultants. Accordingly, the metro area in which the services will be primarily performed should be agreed upon in the agreement. “The second mouse gets the cheese.”. – Terry Pratchett.

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ask all your questions about the new overtime law here

Ask a Manager

The BLS mean wage for her particular job in our metro area is $59,000, and she’s making slightly below the 25th percentile. That’s likely a financially sound plan for them, although it’s possible that they’re considering other options instead (including keeping her non-exempt but lowering her base hourly wage so that even with the overtime pay, her overall annual wages come out about the same).

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

Ask a Manager

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

Ask A Manager

Reply Mike January 6, 2011 at 11:02 am Has the OP considered looking the employer up on a site such as Glassdoor.com to see if someone with a similar title as posted their wages? To complicate it further, I live just outside a major metro area. Why performance reviews deserve a better rap former boss is waging campaign of harassment against me accepted a job; do I need to notify other places I applied?

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

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking. Hello, McDonald's) Posted to: Diversity | Leadership January 18th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The All-Star Rodeo Challenge came to Madison, WI last weekend, and the farmer took me and my kids.

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