Are These For Real? CareerBuilders' Most Unbelievable Excuses For Calling In Sick ListExcuses for calling in sick to your job can range from the mundane and ordinary (like a flu call-in) to the more outlandish or wild. CareerBuilder, has been keeping track through a survey and has released some of the strangest reasons employees have given for sicking out.
Fed Up 'SO Restaurant' Owner Closes Shop & Blames CustomersA sign placed in the window read "We are Closed Because of YOU (customers)"
California Court Rules Companies Must Reimburse Employees For Work-Related Cell Phone CallsIf you use your cell phone for work you could be seeing more money in your paycheck.
Some SF Employers To Be Forced To Offer Jobs Before Asking About Criminal HistoryAn ordinance that limits how employers and housing providers use criminal history in their decision making goes into effect in San Francisco next week.
Oakland School District Painter Keeps Learning On Track With Over 2,000 Colors; Recognized For Job Well Done Has anyone ever told you, you are the best at what you do? An Oakland Unified School District employee has received that compliment and was honored from non-teaching positions by the California Department of Education.
Yahoo Female Executive Sued By Ex-Employee For Sexual Harassment Yahoo and a high-level female executive are being sued by a woman who claims sexual harassment and wrongful termination.
Walgreens To Pay $180K To Settle Disability Discrimination Suit Filed By South San Francisco WomanDrugstore Walgreens has agreed to pay $180,000 to a long-time South San Francisco employee to settle a federal disability discrimination lawsuit, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced Wednesday.
Former Richmond Police Records Specialist Claims She Was Fired Over Her Religious ViewsA records specialist at the Richmond Police Department alleges that some of the department’s top brass discriminated against her due to her religious views and wrongfully terminated her, in part because she allegedly discriminated against a lesbian police volunteer.
Google Workforce Breakdown Shows White Males Dominate In TechGoogle released a breakdown of the demographics of its workforce for the first time Wednesday, showing its employees are predominantly white males.
Richmond Sears Employee Pepper-Sprayed In $25K Jewelry HeistPolice in Richmond are attempting to find a man who pepper-sprayed a Sears employee and stole more than $25,000 in jewelry from the store, a police spokeswoman said Thursday.
Fast Food Worker Attacked After Suspect Jumps Through Drive-Thru Window In SF's BayviewAn employee working at a drive-thru window at a fast-food restaurant in San Francisco’s Bayview District was attacked over the weekend, according to police.
Quick-Thinking Bank Employee Thwarts Rockridge Robbery AttemptTwo masked men who tried to rob a bank in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood Wednesday morning were foiled by a quick-thinking employee who locked them out, police said.
Tips To Get Your Website To The Top Of A Google SearchIncreasing the digital presence of your business may be easier than you think. A strong digital presence can increase revenue, even for businesses that rely on walk-in traffic.
Schwag: Top 5 Promotional Gift IdeasIf you are trying to get more recognition for your business, promotional items are an effective tool. But all schwag is not created equally.
Payday: A Comparison Of Three Popular Payroll SystemsMake payroll an easy, streamlined task with these three payroll systems for small businesses.