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The Best Jobs: 50 Best Jobs in America

From CNN Money and the compensation experts at Salary.com MONEY Magazine and Salary.com have unveiled an exclusive list of the 50 Best Jobs in America. …

What expenses should my employer pay if I work from home?

Q: I have started a new job under the assumption that I would be working out of my employer’s home-based office for about four months. Now …

Will my company take back my unvested options if I get laid off?

Q: I was awarded 25,000 options at my last job. Recently, the company laid off 100 employees, including me. I was not vested at this …

Should I earn more for being bilingual?

Q: I am a bilingual executive administrative assistant, using both English and Japanese in my job and occasionally serving as an interpreter or translator. Previously my …

Performance Review Myths & Tips: Your Employees Don't Always "Get It"

Educate Employees as to How Performance Reviews Affect Their Pay It’s Performance Review Season. Is Your Process Working? Insight from Employees on Performance Reviews and …

Employees Are Always Looking for a New Job

 Ways to Decrease Involuntary Turnover EMPLOYER MYTH #1: Employees are browsing but not actively looking around for new jobs. FACT: Over 60% of employees are actively looking …

Should Hiring Managers Be Allowed to Ask Applicants for Their Facebook Passwords?

It Might Not Be Illegal, But Employers Should be Wary   More than two weeks after the Associated Press reported on the trend of employers …

FMLA: Paying Employees on Family Leave

What is FMLA, and how does it work? Employee Rights Under FMLA: Family and Medical Leave What is FMLA? In 1993, President Clinton signed the Family …

Executive Compensation: Executive Negotiation Checklist

Whether you’re already an executive or just an aspiring big cheese, it’s never too early to begin studying the sophisticated art of negotiating executive compensation. …

Should Tattoos Be Allowed in the Workplace?

Professionals with Tattoos in the Workplace Maybe it’s a tribal armband, orchids on the lower back playing peek-a-boo with coworkers, or—gulp!—they’re wearing it on their …