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Hiring for your startup? Value passion over skills writes Ray Attiyah

Hiring for your startup? Value passion over skills writes Ray Attiyah | employment and career news | Scoop.it
When and who to hire is a critical dilemma for new business startups. It’s costly, it’s risky and it’s energy consuming.

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The Costs Of Ignoring Employee Engagement

The Costs Of Ignoring Employee Engagement | employment and career news | Scoop.it

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Yu Ji's curator insight, May 2, 2013 9:08 AM

To achieve the highest level of CRM,  not only does customers have to get involved, every employee in organisation should also have the awareness of ownership. 

 

Beach Buzz Media's curator insight, May 2, 2013 6:04 PM

Very true!

Martha Schade's curator insight, May 5, 2013 6:44 AM

Why waste the incredibe abilities talents and insights that humans have? Because they can be difficult to manage? 

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Canada: Labor Dispute Likely to Delay Overseas Application Processing

Canada: Labor Dispute Likely to Delay Overseas Application Processing | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Employers and their foreign workers should expect processing delays for Temporary Resident Visa and work permit applications submitted to diplomatic posts overseas, due to recent labor actions by Canada’s Foreign Service Officers union.
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Saudi labour restrictions spark anger, fear among expats

Saudi labour restrictions spark anger, fear among expats | employment and career news | Scoop.it
RIYADH - Abdel Qayum had to borrow money back home in India to buy a Saudi labour visa, but with new curbs on foreigners in the kingdom the construction worker could be deported even before paying off his debt.
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Bain Capital: Let Guitar Center Workers Unite for a Fair Workplace

Bain Capital: Let Guitar Center Workers Unite for a Fair Workplace | employment and career news | Scoop.it
I just signed a petition to Michael Pratt, Guitar Center CEO and Jordan Hitch, Matthew Levin, and Lew Kessel, Bain Capital Managing Directors & Vice Presidents at Guitar Center Holdings: We work at Guitar Center stores throughout New York City, and...
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Will Co-Working Erode Demand for Office Space? | Leasing content from National Real Estate Investor

Will Co-Working Erode Demand for Office Space? | Leasing content from National Real Estate Investor | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Co-working—the latest trend in workplace strategies—could be the catalyst that shake-ups the staid office market. (RT @rhinopr_michele: Will Co-Working Erode Demand for Office Space?
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"It makes news because of the f*gs," says HCA employee of bias charge

"It makes news because of the f*gs," says HCA employee of bias charge | employment and career news | Scoop.it
An employee of HCA, the huge healthcare conglomerate, asserted that the company does not discriminate against gays, who she refers to as "f*gs." (RT @aravosis: “It makes news because of the fags,” says HCA employee of charge that hospital...
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Growers, union agree on immigration reform for farm labor

Growers, union agree on immigration reform for farm labor | employment and career news | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.agricultural producers and the United Farm Workers union have agreed in principle on immigration reform for farm laborers, farm groups said on Friday, ahead of plans by senators (RT @billpostmus: Growers, union agree on ...
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CWA Statement on the Nomination of Tom Perez as Labor Secretary

CWA Statement on the Nomination of Tom Perez as Labor Secretary | employment and career news | Scoop.it
President Obama’s nomination of Tom Perez to lead the U.S. Department of Labor is an inspired choice who will lend a strong voice to the rights of working men and women in the United States.  Mr.
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Africa Unchained: Reversing Impressions about Agricultural Employment

Africa Unchained: Reversing Impressions about Agricultural Employment | employment and career news | Scoop.it
"Reversing Impressions about Agricultural Employment" http://t.co/YmXAwS4yR9 #fb
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Establish workplace rules for cellphones

Establish workplace rules for cellphones | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Personal cellphone use is one of those issues that you must address both operationally and in your employee handbook. It is important you establish a policy that provides guidelines for use of employee-owned or personal cellphones.
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Jobless claims fall, easing worries about labor market

Jobless claims fall, easing worries about labor market | employment and career news | Scoop.it
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, which could ease fears of a marked de...
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Child Care Costs Doubled In Past 25 Years, Census Bureau Reports

Child Care Costs Doubled In Past 25 Years, Census Bureau Reports | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Child care costs have doubled during the last 25 years while the percentage of families paying for child care declined, a U.S. Census Bureau report found.
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Failure: The key to success?

Failure: The key to success? | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Inspiration can come in strange places. Even in meetings.

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EU Employment and Social Situation Quarterly Review – March 2013 - Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion - European Commission

EU Employment and Social Situation Quarterly Review – March 2013 - Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion - European Commission | employment and career news | Scoop.it
EU Employment and Social Situation Quarterly Review – March 2013 (EU Employment and Social Situation Quarterly Review – March 2013 http://t.co/NRTrPxruAq)...
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After sexual harassment at workplace, woman faces online slander

After sexual harassment at workplace, woman faces online slander | employment and career news | Scoop.it
After sexual harassment at workplace, woman faces online slander, http://t.co/g7Vkixn9uh #India #genderit #FoE
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9th Circuit arbitration ruling could impact employment cases

9th Circuit arbitration ruling could impact employment cases | employment and career news | Scoop.it
An appeals court decision continues a trend of deference that has its roots in the Supreme Court's 2011 decision in AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion.
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Saudi Gazette - Embassy tells Filipinos to rectify status during grace period in line with Saudi Labor Law

Saudi Gazette - Embassy tells Filipinos to rectify status during grace period in line with Saudi Labor Law | employment and career news | Scoop.it
The tone of truth and moderation (RT @Saudi_Gazette: Embassy tells Filipinos to rectify status during grace period in line with #Saudi Labor Law http://t.co/SQ9L0SXJKy … @PHLEmbRiyadh #KSA)...
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Do industrial robots really have a positive impact on employment? | Robohub

Do industrial robots really have a positive impact on employment? | Robohub | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Do industrial robots really have a positive impact on employment? | Robohub http://t.co/wTworyzB0C via @robohub
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Li withstands HK port labor strike by sending cargo to Shenzhen | Hong Kong Informer

Li Ka-shing, Asia's richest man, dominates half of the capacity at Hong Kong's port, where a two week-long strike threatens to send traffic to Sh (#Hong_Kong Li withstands HK port labor strike by sending cargo to Shenzhen
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House GOP pushes bill to halt Labor Board action

House GOP pushes bill to halt Labor Board action | employment and career news | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are poised to approve a measure that would stop the National Labor Relations Board from conducting business until ...
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Construction Booming In Texas, But Many Workers Pay Dearly : NPR

Construction Booming In Texas, But Many Workers Pay Dearly : NPR | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Almost 1 million people are employed in construction in Texas, but many have a hard time making a living safely.
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Big Data in HR: Potentially Revolutionary, But There's One Small Problem | OpenView Blog

Big Data in HR: Potentially Revolutionary, But There's One Small Problem | OpenView Blog | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Big Data in HR. The new trend is set to transform your Human Resources Department, but there's just one small problem.
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GOP lawmakers subpoena emails of Labor nominee

GOP lawmakers subpoena emails of Labor nominee | employment and career news | Scoop.it
Robert Paisola News GOP lawmakers subpoena emails of Labor nominee: WASHINGTON (AP) — GOP lawm... http://t.co/xnyMW3EQX2 World News Zone
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US Labor Department’s OSHA cites Joy-Mark Inc. for repeatedly exposing workers to respiratory hazards at Cudahy ceramics mold plant | Work Accident Report

US Labor Department’s OSHA cites Joy-Mark Inc. for repeatedly exposing workers to respiratory hazards at Cudahy ceramics mold plant | Work Accident Report | employment and career news | Scoop.it
US Labor Department’s OSHA cites Joy-Mark Inc. for repeatedly exposing workers to respiratory hazards at Cudah... http://t.co/ZhKgQHJdBC
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