Oct. 16 is Boss\’s Day — a day to show appreciation to the ones in charge.
Federal human resources managers are preparing for a range of post-shutdown personnel problems including anxiety and resentment amongst employees who had to work and those who were furloughed.
Wal-Mart shouldn\’t have any trouble staffing two new \”super
centers\” it plans to open in Washington, D.C., by year\’s end after it received
what it calls an \”amazing\” response from potential employees.
Wal-Mart, the nation\’s largest retailer, has announced 600 job openings at two of its stores scheduled to open later this year in the District and hundreds of local workers have flocked to a hiring center in hopes of landing on of those jobs.
A D.C. bill that sparked a national debate because it would require big retailers to pay workers a minimum of $12.50 an hour remains in the hands of the D.C. Council more than 40 days after lawmakers officially approved it.
After consistent growth, even during tough economic times, it
appears D.C. employment is grinding to a halt.
D.C. Mayor Vince Gray won\’t say whether he will veto a bill that requires big-box stores to pay workers a minimum of $12.50 an hour.
The D.C. Council has given preliminary approval to a bill that
would require large retailers like Wal-Mart and Target to pay their employees at
least $12.50 an hour.
For many families, there comes a time when a parent who has acted as the main caregiver or childcare provider for his/her family makes the decision to return to part-time or full-time employment. Here are some tips for that transition.
Hiring managers have noticed young, newly graduated job seekers are doing some
strange and inappropriate things during interviews.
Everybody complains about his job at some point, but who really works in the worst professions? CareerCast.com is out with its annual list.
Washington is one of the top ranking metropolitan
offer the best chance for young adults to
establish themselves in
Whether you planned to take a break from your job for a period of time, or it was an unexpected surprise, there are things you can do to make the transition back to work easier on you and your family.
D.C. is the highest-paying city for women, with the median full-time woman earning an average income of $57,128, according to Forbes.
Calling in sick to the boss can be a nerve-racking
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.