20+ Times Bosses Did Something So Stupid It Instantly Made Their Workers Quit Or Lose Will To Work

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For those of you who don’t know the pain of bad management, consider yourself extremely lucky, because it is an experience almost all of us go through at least once. The moments where you sit and think, “I don’t get paid enough to put up with this shit.” It’s so common in fact there is […]

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Les Moonves Has Nothing to Say to You People

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Today’s Agenda CBS's board is doing a not-great job. There's good news and bad news in the jobs report. Trump’s latest tax-cut scheme should be a non-starter. Elizabeth Warren has some advice for the SEC. Les Moonves has no comment. Great quarter.” Stop doing that! Matt Levine argues analysts aren’t paid for confrontational journalism, but rather […]

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Trump Spouse-Visa Shift May Hurt Workers, Push 100,000 From Jobs

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U.S. President Donald Trump’s plan to ban spouses of high-skill visa holders from working will likely push 100,000 people out of jobs and negatively affect the visa holders and their employers, according to a new research study. The Trump Administration has been tightening the rules for H-1B visas, which allow foreign workers to take jobs […]

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Hiding My Depression Almost Destroyed My Job

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If you spent any time on social media this past weekend, you no doubt saw hundreds — nay, thousands — of people reflecting on the recent suicides of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain. Some wondered what could have motivated these two wildly successful people to take their own lives. Others noted that we can never […]

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New Destinations for Philippine Workers Are Russia, China

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Source: Philippine Overseas Employment Administration Note: Latest available data as of 2016 With exports faltering and stocks suffering outflows, officials are banking on remittances to help stabilize the peso, Asia’s worst-performing currency this year. The peso has lost more than 4 percent against the dollar in 2018. The Middle East remains the largest destination for […]

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Wal-Mart to Cut Thousands of Store-Management Roles

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A day after embarking on a pay hike, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is taking steps to shake up management at thousands of its stores. The world’s biggest retailer is removing about 3,500 store co-managers, a salaried role that acts as a lieutenant underneath each store manager, according to people familiar with the move. It’s also adding about […]

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Apple, Returning Overseas Cash, to Pay $38 Billion Tax Bill

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Apple Inc. said it will bring hundreds of billions of overseas dollars back to the U.S., pay about $38 billion in taxes on the money and spend tens of billions on domestic jobs, manufacturing and data centers in the coming years. The iPhone maker plans capital expenditures of $30 billion in the U.S. over five years […]

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Should the Upper Middle Class Take the Biggest Tax Hit?

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Humans learn the concept of fairness at a very young age. After all, it doesn’t take long for a child to start whining about a sibling who gets an extra serving of ice cream. As the Republican-controlled Congress tries to push through tax reform this year, one group of Americans may similarly question why it’s coming up a scoop […]

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