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Challenger Gray and Christmas

A budtender handles marijuana at Perennial Holistic Wellness Center, a not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensary in operation since 2006, on September 7, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Medical Pot Law Puts Employers In Legal Gray Area

A human resources expert says issues of marijuana and the workplace are definitely headed for court, reports WBBM’s John Cody.

10/28/2013

John Challenger

Challenger: Don’t Bring Your Political Soapbox To The Office

This year’s presidential race has stirred passions and ignited heated debate from all corners of the country and from every venue, including the workplace.

WBBM Newsradio–09/22/2012

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Challenger: Job Market Is In Holding Pattern

The U.S. Department of Labor issues its key monthly jobs report for August Friday morning, but another report today suggests the job market is in something of a holding pattern.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2012

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Job Cuts Down In Last Month, Up From Last Year

Ahead of a key government jobs report for February coming up Friday, a Chicago-based research firm says downsizing by employers eased last month.

WBBM Newsradio–03/08/2012

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Grim Numbers For September Job Cuts

There is more evidence that the economy is contracting, with grim job numbers coming out.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

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Expert: Get A Jump Start For Holiday Temp Work

If you’re planning to find a temporary job around the holidays, you may want to get a jump start on that right now.

WBBM Newsradio–10/03/2011

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Ominous Signs Of Surging Layoffs In Illinois, Nationwide

Ahead of the key government employment report for July, which comes out Friday, there are ominous signs today that more people are losing their jobs.

WBBM Newsradio–08/03/2011

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Public Sector Dominating Job Cuts

Government agencies still are downsizing but a Chicago research firm reports that overall, employers are cutting fewer jobs.

WBBM Newsradio–03/30/2011

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25th Annual Call-In Offers Help For Unemployed

The Chicago firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas will help jobless callers through Tuesday.

WBBM Newsradio–12/26/2010