Archive for the ‘General’ Category

One Employment-Related Job Killer Bill Passes to Governor, Veto Requested

Only two of the 31 job killer bills identified this year by the California Chamber of Commerce have passed out of the Legislature and been sent to Governor Gavin Newsom. One of the bills, SB 1  (Atkins; D-San Diego), which the Governor has indicated he will veto, threatened to create adverse consequences by impairing the state’s ability to […]

16 Sep 19 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Employment-Related Job Killers, Other Harmful Bills Advance

Assembly and Senate fiscal committees sent California Chamber of Commerce-opposed bills, including five job killers, along for further consideration by the entire membership of both houses on Friday. Some bills were amended, while others were held in the fiscal committee and are likely dead for the rest of the year. Bills Advancing Following is a sampling of […]

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57 CalChamber Member Companies Ranked Among Best Employers in California

Fifty-seven California Chamber of Commerce member companies were rated high enough by their employees to earn a spot on the 2019 Forbes list of best California employers. The rankings were compiled by Statista, a market research company, and is divided by state, with 194 businesses listed as the best employers in California. Forbes’ list of […]

28 Aug 19 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Best Time for Peak Productivity? Monday Mornings

Happy Monday morning! Right now, your employees are most likely at peak productivity since Monday and Tuesday mornings are the best time for employees to get a lot of work done, according to a new survey from staffing firm Accountemps. More than half of the workers surveyed said their productivity peaks at the beginning of […]

19 Aug 19 - General - Vannessa Maravilla - No CommentsRead More »

Workers Want Money, Money, Money

Forty-three percent of workers plan to look for a new job in the next 12 months, according to a recent Robert Half survey. This may explain why 81 percent of employers are concerned about keeping their valued employees, including 33 percent of employers who are very concerned. The top four strategies companies are using to […]

9 Aug 19 - General - Katie Culliton - No CommentsRead More »