US workers gave up 206 million vacation days in 2016

Last year alone, over 200 million vacation days were forfeited. Make sure you claim yours......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 19th, 2017

US workers gave up 206 million vacation days in 2016

Last year alone, over 200 million vacation days were forfeited. Make sure you claim yours......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 19th, 2017

Saudi Arabia just gave government workers a very long vacation (23 days!)

Saudis woke up to two surprises on Wednesday: A new crown prince and a very long vacation......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJun 21st, 2017

Avoid the awkward office party. Employees prefer money.

Ninety percent of workers would prefer a bonus or extra vacation days over a holiday party, according to a poll this year by the staffing firm Randstad US......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 12th, 2017

Manufacturing jobs coming back to US: Donald Trump

In 2016, manufacturing contributed more than 11% to America's GDP and employed more than 12 million workers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 7th, 2017

Automation Replaced 800,000 Workers, Then It Created 3.5 Million New Jobs

These days, it’s tough to avoid newspaper headlines warnin.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 16th, 2017

Blow to South Korean carmakers as workers win partial victory over Kia

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court gave workers a partial victory on Thursday in a closely watched pay dispute with Kia Motors, ordering the automaker to pay about 420 billion won ($373.33 million) in unpaid wages......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 31st, 2017

7 things to know today and Google launches tool to help diagnose depression

Good morning, Orlando! Did you know that U.S. workers who, at some point in their lives, have been diagnosed with depression miss an estimated 68 million additional days of work annually than their counterparts who have not been depressed, resultin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2017

Seattle workers" unused vacation is a $1.6 billion hit to the economy

More than half of Americans forfeit half of their vacation days, and some Seattle CEOs are trying their best to make sure their employees take their days off......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2017

Top of the List: Minority-owned businesses

MBJ List minority-owned businesses saw a total of $78 million gross revenue in 2016. And, those companies employed 925 local workers. Today, MBJ is providing a peek into one of our weekly edition lists, as we reveal the top five minority-owned bus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2017

Americans Are Finally Taking More Vacation Time. Here"s Why You Should Be One of Them

We took more vacation days in 2016 than 2015. We may take even more in 2017......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 20th, 2017

Americans gave up half of their vacation days last year

Are you dreaming of a summer vacation you know you won't take?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneyMay 24th, 2017

Women Are Worse Than Men At Using Their Vacation Time

Even though they are more likely to say time off is "extremely” important. More than half of Americans--54%--failed to take all of their allotted vacation days last year, collectively sacrificing 662 million vacation days, according to a s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 23rd, 2017

Another reason workers are so stressed? The slow death of Summer Fridays

Perks like extra vacation and shorter days can help reduce employee stress and improve productivity......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 22nd, 2017

Your taxes are not due on April 15. Here"s why

If you're among the nearly 40 million Americans who have yet to file their 2016 tax returns, the good news is you get a few extra days to file......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 14th, 2017

City hits new high in office jobs

The city reached a record number of office jobs in 2016, according to a report released on Monday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. The city has over 1.5 million office workers, more than a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 27th, 2017

Delta Air Lines pays $43 million in bonuses to more than 3,300 Seattle employees

Delta Air Lines said Monday it is paying $43.2 million in bonuses to more than 3,300 Seattle workers to thank them for an exceptional 2016. The bonuses, to be paid at a special ceremony Tuesday, pencil out to an average of $12,953 per person in profit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

The nation"s biggest givers: Phil and Penny Knight rank No. 1 for philanthropy

Nike Inc. co-founder Phil Knight and wife Penny gave $900 million to charity in 2016, ranking No. 1 on The Chronicle of Philanthropy's most recent list of the most generous Americans. The Knights gave $500 million to the University of Oregon for a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2017

Here"s What Science Says Your Unused Vacation Days Really Cost

About 658 million vacation days went unused last year in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 11th, 2017

President Obama’s Final Unemployment and Payrolls Tally

he Labor Department said that 2016 added more than 2 million jobs for the sixth straight year. The more import reading was that workers earned more......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 6th, 2017

Who"s wasting the most vacation days?

A quarter of full-time workers ages 18 to 25 who get paid time off say that by year's end they won't have taken any of their paid vacation days, according to a new survey......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 25th, 2016