Expert: Generous Netflix Parental Leave Policy Not Likely To SpreadWorkplace expert John Challenger – CEO of outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas – said Silicon Valley companies like Netflix are competing against each other for the best and brightest employees, so they’re raising the stakes.
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.
With Flu On The Rise, Some Businesses Making Sure Sick Workers Stay HomeIf you haven't been bit by the flu bug this year, you might be lucky or maybe you’ve been getting help from the boss.
Challenger: Don't Bring Your Political Soapbox To The OfficeThis year’s presidential race has stirred passions and ignited heated debate from all corners of the country and from every venue, including the workplace.
Challenger: Job Market Is In Holding PatternThe 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.
Survey: 50 Million Workers Affected By Workplace BullyingA local workplace analyst warned Tuesday that workplace bullying is affecting more than 50 million people across the country, and costing businesses the service of valued employees.
Some Firms To Shut Down During NATO SummitIncreased security, street closures and uncertainty about protests has companies such as Blue Cross/Blue Shield telling its workers to telecommute on May 18 and 20.
Job Cuts Down In Last Month, Up From Last YearAhead of a key government jobs report for February coming up Friday, a Chicago-based research firm says downsizing by employers eased last month.
Consumer Confidence Helps Drive Down Jobless RateThe U.S. Labor Department says the jobless rate fell in November to 8.6 percent, down from 9 percent the month before. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker takes a look at the face on the newly employed.
Expert: Get A Jump Start For Holiday Temp WorkIf you're planning to find a temporary job around the holidays, you may want to get a jump start on that right now.
Fantasy Football Good For Workplace, Expert SaysMillions of workers sitting at their computers are busy -- assembling their fantasy football teams. But one employment consultant sees no reason for employers to be upset, in most cases.
Good News For Job Cuts, Bad News For InflationA couple of new economic reports Wednesday suggest a stronger job market but increased concerns about inflation.
Job Cuts Up For Second Straight MonthThe Chicago outplacement firm, Challenger, Gray & Christmas says planned job cuts soared again in February, the second straight month they've gone up.
Job Seekers Focus On State Of The UnionA couple from south suburban Hazel Crest watched the State of the Union address with special concern about jobs Tuesday night.