Stockton Mayor Touts Experimental Program That Pays Families $500 a MonthStockton plans to give several dozen families $500 a month for a year as part of a program to study the economic and social impacts of giving people a basic income.
Lawsuit Says Companies Use Facebook To Exclude Older Workers From JobsLegal experts are now questioning whether Facebook is liable for helping the defendants potentially violate the federal Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967
Tesla Fires Hundreds of Workers as Part of Annual ReviewsThe housecleaning swept out workers in administrative and sales jobs, in addition to Tesla's manufacturing operations.
State Government Hiring Booms as Legal Pot LoomsRecreational marijuana becomes legal in California next year and one of the things about to blossom in the emerging industry is government jobs.
Caltrans Mounts Statewide Campaign To Fill More Than 1,100 JobsOpen positions are in maintenance, human resources, legal, engineering, information technology and environmental planning.
West Coast Dockworkers To Vote On Labor-Peace Deal At S.F. MeetingWest Coast seaports could get long-term labor peace if dockworkers approve a new contract extension.
Labor Department Awards $1.66M To Aid Laid-Off Silicon Valley WorkersThe U.S. Labor Department awarded a grant of $1.66 million to continue employment services for laid off Silicon Valley workers.
U.S. Regulators Say Google Underpaid Female EmployeesGovernment investigators looking into how Google pays its employees accused the tech giant of shortchanging women.
Minimum Wage Increases With New Year in San Jose, Oakland and RichmondMinimum wage workers in 3 of the Bay Area's largest cities are set to get a raise in the New Year.
Starbucks Raises Prices To Give Workers A RaiseExpect to pay more for your Venti Caramel Waffle Cone Frappuchino on your next trip to Starbucks.
New Business: Auto Suppliers Expected To Usher In Hundreds Of JobsAn auto supplier is set to build a new plant in Detroit and create as many as 750 new jobs.
Business Owners: Ask These 5 Questions When Interviewing Potential New EmployeesA decade from now, this tech-savvy, team-orientated generation will account for 75 percent of the nation’s workforce.