As an advocate for businesses, you might assume that I
stand behind an employer's decision to challenge an ex-employee's claim for
unemployment compensation. You'd be wrong. In fact, I believe that employers
are better served not challenging...
An employee getting fired for caustic social-media posts is so 2011 . Having an application for unemployment-compensation benefits denied because of Twitter stupidity -- that's the new black.
Stephen Burns was fired from his job after his employer...
There's been lots of fuss about a recent article in AOL Jobs, Employer Explains Why He Won't Hire the Unemployed . Outrageous, people cry. That can't be legal! Yet discrimination against the unemployed is indeed legal. Many companies consider...
That's right folks. It's time for another edition of "Fact or Fiction" a/k/a "Quick Answers to Quick Questions" a/k/a QATQQ f/k/a "I don't feel like writing a long blog post."
Under Title VII of the Civil Rights...