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More Companies Offering Promotions Without Raises -- And Many Workers Willing To Accept Them
A better job title doesn't always come with a bigger paycheck, according to new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam. Nearly two in five HR managers (39 percent) said it's common for their company to offer employees promotions without salary...
Successful In Sweatpants? The Pros And Cons Of Working From Home
Job seekers are enticed by work from home options but are aware of the pitfalls, suggests new research from global staffing firm Robert Half. More than three quarters of professionals surveyed (77 percent) said they are more likely to accept a...
Shifting habits, technology, stagnant economy diminish CT's financial-services jobs
Connecticut's financial-services sector, covering banks, investment firms and insurers, continues to shed jobs as providers try to keep pace with consumers who prefer to remotely bank or file claims using smartphones and other digital...
What to Know About Summer Child Care Expenses
If you’re married and working with young children, during the school year your kids are occupied most of the workday, but who looks after them in the summer? You should know there’s a silver tax lining for this extra cost. Generally, you...
Manners Matter: Managers, Employees Sound Off About Workplace Etiquette
Source: www.roberthalffinance.com May 30, 2018 MENLO PARK, CA - A little common courtesy goes a long way at the office. Senior managers surveyed recently by staffing firm Accountemps said the most common breaches of business etiquette committed...
Tech, people skills are key as accountants face changing demands
Accounting and finance professionals are finding that they must continually learn, unlearn, and relearn to maintain their highly trusted position in a rapidly changing business environment. Accountants need to understand emerging technologies...
No Fun In The Sun: Increasing Number Of Professionals Can't Unplug On Vacation
Summer is typically when workers take time off to relax and recharge. But just because employees take vacation days doesn't mean they're completely checking out, according to a new survey from staffing firm Accountemps. While 44 percent typically...
Survey: The High Price of a Low Performer
An employee who can't keep up with work demands takes a heavier toll on a business than some may think, new research suggests. Global staffing firm Robert Half recently asked CFOs to estimate how much time is spent coaching underperforming...
What You Wear To Work May Be Preventing You From Getting A Promotion
Climbing the corporate ladder requires the right gear, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam suggests. The majority of professionals (86 percent) and managers (80 percent) surveyed said clothing choices affect someone's chances of being...
Seasonal, Part-Year Workers Urged to Check Tax Withholding Amount
The Internal Revenue Service today encouraged taxpayers who work seasonal jobs or are employed part of the year to visit the Withholding Calculator and perform a “paycheck checkup.” The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made changes to the tax...

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