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"Small percentage" of Amazon employees take its pay to quit offer

Once a year in mid-winter, Amazon fulfillment center employees are sent an offer called “pay to quit.” Employees who take the offer get paid based on their years of services to the company, the first year the offer is $2,000 and goes up by $1,000.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Amazon: "Small percentage of fulfillment center workers take up "pay to quit" offer

Once a year in mid-winter, Amazon fulfillment center employees are sent an offer, called “pay to quit.” Employees who take the offer get paid based on their years of services to the company, the first year the offer is $2,000 and goes up by $1,000.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Amazon offers warehouse workers up to $5,000 to quit but few take them up on it

Once a year in mid-winter, Amazon fulfillment center employees are sent an offer called “pay to quit.” Employees who take the offer get paid based on their years of services to the company; the first year the offer is $2,000 and goes up by $1,000.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2018

Amazon pays employees up to $5,000 to quit – here"s why

The tech giant offers a strong incentive to those considering an exit......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 21st, 2018

A small but growing movement of doctors that don"t accept insurance and charge a monthly fee could be a model for big employers like Amazon and JPMorgan

Getty Direct primary care is a small but fast-growing movement of doctors who don't accept .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider12 hr. 25 min. ago

Alexa, I can trust you with my checkbook, right?

Big banks are starting to offer banking through Amazon's Alexa, Apple's Siri, and Google's Assistant......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral14 hr. 25 min. ago

Treeline"s success fueled by transparency, flexibility — and a fridge full of beer

For its strong culture of flexibility, transparency and commitment to its employees' personal lives, Treeline Inc. ranked as this year’s Best Place to Work in the extra-small company category......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 20th, 2018

The price to try a drug could be $300,000 for dying patients

A small biotechnology company may be the first to offer dying patients unproven drugs under a new U.S. law called Right to Try that deregulated access to such experimental treatments......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 20th, 2018

The price to try a drug could be $300,000 for dying patients

A small biotechnology company may be the first to offer dying patients unproven drugs under a new U.S. law called Right to Try that deregulated access to such experimental treatments......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 20th, 2018

Trump health plan change may ease insurance costs for some; critics fear it could weaken Obamacare

Employees of small businesses and self-emplo.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 20th, 2018

Amazon adding 1,000 full-time jobs with Michigan fulfillment center

Amazon.com Inc. said Tuesday that it will open its fourth Michigan fulfillment center, adding 1,000 full-time jobs. The 850,000-square-foot facility in Gaines Township will pack and ship small items like toys and b.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2018

Whole Foods CEO Says He’s Not Afraid to ‘Speak Truth’ to Jeff Bezos

'I ultimately am not afraid to get fired,' John Mackey told Whole Foods employees John Mackey isn’t afraid to “speak truth to power,” even if that power is his boss, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos -- because the Wh.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 14th, 2018

Got World Cup fans in your office? Bend the rules like Beckham

Small business owners, give your match-distracted international employees a little latitude to have fun at work during the World Cup games......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 14th, 2018

Got World Cup fans in your office? Bend the rules like Beckham

Small business owners, give your match-distracted international employees a little latitude to have fun at work during.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 14th, 2018

Fight continues for Amazon employees who organized to support Seattle head tax

Software engineers, graphic designers and project managers inside Amazon sent a proposal to support the head tax to top executives......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Tech stocks rise but S&P 500, Dow trade mostly flat ahead of expected Fed rate hike

U.S. stock benchmarks see muted action on Wednesday as investors await a decision from the Federal Reserve, which is widely expected to increase rates by a quarter of a percentage point and offer details on path forward for monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

A need for custom technology helps drive this IT consulting and staffing firm"s growth

 Technology-driven consulting and staffing firm Valintry Services LLC focuses on growing small and midsize companies that need a technology plan to help reach strategic business goals. "We offer 'Big 4' consulting services to the small to mid-market at.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stock market attempts to climb ahead of expected Fed rate hike

U.S. stocks trade flat to slightly higher on Wednesday ahead of a decision from the Federal Reserve, which is widely expected to increase rates by a quarter of a percentage point and offer details on the path forward for monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

Market Snapshot: U.S. stock futures climb ahead of key Fed decision

U.S. stock futures rise Wednesday as the countdown begins for investors to a decision from the Federal Reserve, which is widely expected to increase rates by a quarter of a percentage point and offer details on path forward for monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

Amazon Just Killed a Tax That Helps Homeless People

Amazon objected to a Seattle tax on its employees designed to help a homeless crisis in a region where 169 died on the streets last year. Amazon’s threat to stall its growth in Seattle over a new business tax that would fund homeless shel.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 12th, 2018

Your neighborhood bank may now offer short-term, small-dollar loans

National banks and federal savings associations can now lend to the short-term, small-dollar loan market. Other financial institutions — such as regional banks, small banks.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 12th, 2018