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Survey Reveals Many On-Demand Workers Face Long Hours And Low Wages

Many workers for on-demand tech companies say they are getting a raw deal.

05/20/2015

The San Mateo Bridge with no traffic on its roadway. (CBS)

San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Closing Memorial Day Weekend As Caltrans Finishes Work

The San Mateo-Hayward Bridge will close this weekend for the second time this month as Caltrans crews continue to resurface and treat the deck structure, as well as perform maintenance repairs.

05/18/2015

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San Francisco Retailers Struggle To Fill Minimum Wage Positions In Face Of Flexible Tech Jobs

San Francisco has a unique problem with filling jobs – stores are hiring, but people aren’t applying, and some are blaming tech.

05/17/2015

Construction workers assemble a concrete pump on May 14, 2014 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

With Commercial Real Estate Booming, San Francisco State Partnership Fills Workforce Void

The Building Owners and Management Association of San Francisco Foundation is helping graduates of SF State’s Commercial Real Estate Certificate program find jobs in the industry.

05/14/2015

The San Mateo Bridge with no traffic on its roadway. (CBS)

San Mateo Bridge Work On Schedule To Finish By Monday Morning’s Commute

Caltrans says crews are on schedule to reopen the Hayward-San Mateo Bridge for Monday morning’s commute.

05/10/2015

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California Low-Wage Workers Earning Less Now Than In 1979, Study Finds

A new analysis from the University of California, Berkeley found, adjusting for inflation, low-wage workers in the Golden State are earning less than they did in 1979.

04/30/2015

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10 Apple Watch Apps That Will Change The Way You Travel, Work And Exercise

Assuming you’ve snagged an Apple Watch, your wrist is now a tool belt for seamlessly controlling your finances, home and health without ever reaching into your pocket.

04/24/2015

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4 Reasons Why Constantly Checking Email Is Making You Sick

Researchers have found a connection between constantly checking email and adverse well-being. Jill Schlesinger has tips on how to manage the stress and keep your cool at work.

04/22/2015

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Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Answers Anything In Social Media Q&A

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg offered users a glimpse into his life and a chance to ask him anything with a question & answer session on the social networking site Tuesday.

04/14/2015

SAN RAFAEL, CA - MAY 17:  Real estate agents arrive at a brokers tour showing a house for sale with a list price of $1.3 million May 17, 2007 in San Rafael, California. The San Francisco Bay Area has seen the median price for existing single family homes surge 6.6% to $720,000 while the national median home price dropped 0.9% to $215,300 in March. Marin County led the Bay Area surge with the median home price reaching a record high of $1,010,000, the first county in the state of California to surpass the million dollar mark.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

What Does A Career In Real Estate Involve?

The housing market is crazy here in the Bay Area, so a career in real estate may be a good fit. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger on the new hot job. (3/25/15)

03/25/2015

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