Category Archives: Employment

NEW LAWS NEED EMPLOYER ATTENTION

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Remember the U.S. Department of Labor’s initiative that would have changed overtime rules – and costs – last month

THE MANUFACTURING-HIGH SCHOOL LINK

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Looking to fill increasingly hi-tech manufacturing jobs?  Take a look at your local high school: * Mike O’Connor wants

WHERE THE JOBS ARE

Small businesses have rare hiring advantage By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the January 18, 2016 Daily Herald                 This may be the year to hire. In fact, small businesses planning to bring

INTERNSHIPS

Internships keep the talent pipeline flowing By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the June 15, 2015 Daily Herald                 From commonsense internship programs to Culture Index, a computer-driven talent management program that led

HOW TO FIND A JOB

Business owners share resume skills, advice By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the February 16, 2015 Daily Herald                 Need resume help? Check out the free assistance offered by volunteer members – many

TAPPING THE UNEMPLOYED

The disconnect between unemployed and small businesses By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the July 21, 2014 Daily Herald     Logic says the still large pool of unemployed workers should be a