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Get Ready To Pay More At Oakland Restaurants As Minimum Wage Law Kicks In

The minimum wage in Oakland will jump $3 in less than weeks and restaurants from Piedmont to Jack London Square are still figuring out how they are going to stay alive.

02/19/2015

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5 Things You Need To Know Before Owning A Franchise

Jill Schlesinger looks at what it takes to own a franchise.

02/18/2015

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Executive Says San Francisco Students Need To Learn Programming Languages

Hema Budaraju, Pay Pal’s director of product for Pay Pal Consumer Mobile says students should invest not just in learning but also by applying the learning.

02/15/2015

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San Francisco Job Outlook In Health Care Industry Is Exceptional

The job outlook in the health care industry in San Francisco is exceptional according to San Francisco resident Dr. Anuruddh Misra – medical director for U.S. Healthworks.

02/15/2015

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There Are Many Ways To Have An Education Career In San Francisco

Lauren Sharp is the founder and a teacher at ARTifact, a supplementary education program in San Francisco.

02/15/2015

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Ready For A Green Job? Environmental Economy Employs Over 2.7 Million Workers

Jill Schlesinger has tips on working in the environmental field.

02/13/2015

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Oakland Children’s Hospital To Pay $300,000 For Firing Employee With Breast Cancer

An Oakland hospital has agreed to pay $300,000 to a former employee who claimed she was wrongfully terminated after she was diagnosed with breast cancer more than three years ago.

02/12/2015

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Jury Awards $15M To Workers At Sacto-Based Trucking Company Accused Of Racism, Segregating Employees

A federal jury on Wednesday awarded nearly $15 million to 11 Denver-area warehouse workers who accused a NorCal trucking company of segregating workers by race, calling people “stupid Africans” and punishing those who complained.

02/11/2015

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Demand For Technical Writers Increase As Journalism Jobs Continue To Plunge

It’s a tough market for aspiring journalists, but there are some growing fields where good writers are needed.

02/11/2015

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San Francisco CEO Says Students Excel By Working In A Career They Care About

William King is the CEO of San Francisco-based Zephyr Health, the creator of the only data intelligence solution built specifically for pharmaceutical, biomedical and medical device companies.

02/08/2015

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