HR News

Finding work-life balance? Periodic in-office check-ins is the way to go!

Featured - October 02, 2020

It seems having some in-the-office days to break the monotony for the workers and keeping the management happy of seeing a full office on some days, might work. ...

American workers need a break, says Monster survey

Featured - September 28, 2020

Millions of Americans have lost their jobs in the COVID-19 pandemic, and the remaining American workforce feels more burnt out by the day, according to a national survey ...

Professional Cheeseburger Tester sought to mark National Cheeseburger Day

Featured - September 19, 2020

Dream jobs are not a myth, besides tasting burgers for a lark, one can choose to be a snuggler, a sleep tester or a face feeler. If you do not mind the ugh factor, one ca...

Social Security Tax Deferral Plan a future burden for Military and Federal Employees

Featured - September 10, 2020

The payroll tax deferral applies to those whose wages are less than $4,000 for a bi-weekly pay period, or the equivalent threshold amount with respect to other pay period...

UK Study: A four-day work week would help workers and small businesses

Featured - September 08, 2020

UK thinktank Autonomy says it would be possible for British workers to go on a four-day work week with no loss of pay. ...

Working Mothers More Burdened by Household Chores and Childcare during Lockdown

Featured - September 07, 2020

Mothers are more likely to have reduced work hours, lost jobs, and doing the bulk of childcare at home at the cost of paid work. ...

Amazon ups its tally of UK workers to 40,000 with announcement of new Sorting facilities

Featured - September 03, 2020

Amazon has taken the tally of its total job additions in the UK to 40,000. In these times of recession, e-Commerce platforms are one of the few businesses doing well enou...

Most industries forced to turn furloughs into permanent cuts

Featured - September 02, 2020

The employment situation continues to remain grim as major companies prepare to hand out pink slips to thousands of employees in the wake of unprecedented economic challe...

Companies in US Are Giving a Day Off To Vote

Featured - August 30, 2020

Presidential Election Day is nearing for the United States and increasing number of companies are pledging to give time off to their workers. ...

Accenture to lay-off 25,000 low performers

Featured - August 29, 2020

Accenture is laying off as many as 25,000 posts worldwide as it seeks to limit down its nearly half-a-million strong workforce. ...

Ex COO of Pinterest Sues Company for Wrongful Termination

Featured - August 12, 2020

Ex COO of Pinterest claims workplace harassment and a toxic culture of all-males club. ...

California judge orders Uber, Lyft to reclassify drivers as regular employees

Featured - August 11, 2020

The judgment can be cited in future rulings for gig workers, giving them some protection of employment and rights to benefits. ...

Remote Worker could Double to 10% after the Pandemic

Featured - August 09, 2020

Brett White, the CEO of Cushman & Wakefield, in a recent interview, said that he believes the remote workforce size had chances of doubling after the coronavirus pand...

Rethinking Perks : Goodbye Stocked Kitchens and On-Site Gyms

Featured - July 30, 2020

With more than a quarter of the global workforce working remotely, the perks of office life seem to sound like a distant dream – from stocked pantry to on-site gyms, th...

Your company might ask you to delete TikTok from phone

Featured - July 26, 2020

Companies are slowly proceeding to instruct employees to delete the TikTok app from their phones. ...

Mental Health Most Common Reason For Fake Being Sick : World Mental Health Day

Featured - July 18, 2020

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and isolation efforts in March, people across the world have been reporting increasing pressure on mental health. ...