Labor

PRO Unlimited Announces Top Market Trends in the White-collar Gig Economy

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PRO Unlimited , a global innovator of contingent workforce management software and services, today announced the top jobs market trends in the skilled, white-collar contingent (i.e.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PRO Unlimited , a global innovator of contingent workforce management software and services, today announced the top jobs market trends in the skilled, white-collar contingent (i.e.
  • In fact, 40% of all white-collar workers fall into this category," said Kevin Akeroyd , CEO of PRO Unlimited.
  • Contingent hiring and the economy overall is recovering faster now than it did from the 2008 Recession.
  • For more information and to download the PRO Unlimited Labor Market Report, click here.

E-Hired Innovates as First Ever Career Services Platform Awarded Full Accreditation Through USDOE Recognized Middle States Association

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:33pm

The platform provides transparency throughout the employment search life cycle, leading to increased reportable job placement outcomes.

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  • The platform provides transparency throughout the employment search life cycle, leading to increased reportable job placement outcomes.
  • Developed in 2015, E-Hired remotely provides job seekers with daily job leads, a point and click resume builder, and professional online employment profiles.
  • Employers using E-Hired are provided a free nationwide job posting platform, as well as communication and search functionality for potential candidates.
  • The gap is bridged between the career services personnel and the job seeking candidates, creating a true professional partnership.

FlexJobs Announces 15 Hottest Career Categories for Freelance Jobs in 2021

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

*FlexJobs created the survey, which was promoted to general audiences and its subscribers/members primarily through social media and newsletters.

Key Points: 
  • *FlexJobs created the survey, which was promoted to general audiences and its subscribers/members primarily through social media and newsletters.
  • FlexJobs is a premium online job service for professionals seeking flexible work, specializing in full-time and part-time remote jobs, employee and freelance jobs, and on-site jobs with flexible, part-time, and alternative schedules.
  • Since its start in 2007, FlexJobs has helped more than 4 million people in their job searches and has created the largest vetted database of legitimate flexible job opportunities in over 50 career categories.
  • In addition, FlexJobs provides robust ongoing career support including curated expert resources and career coaching services to partner with job seekers in all phases of their journey.

Sharebuilder 401k Announces Free Set-Up on All of Its 401(k) Plans December 1 - 22

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

Through December 22, ShareBuilder 401k, a leading provider of low-cost retirement plans, is waiving set-up fees on all of its 401(k) plans -- fees that normally run between $150 for a self-employed business owner opening a Solo 401(k) and $495 to $995 for businesses with multiple employees.

Key Points: 
  • Through December 22, ShareBuilder 401k, a leading provider of low-cost retirement plans, is waiving set-up fees on all of its 401(k) plans -- fees that normally run between $150 for a self-employed business owner opening a Solo 401(k) and $495 to $995 for businesses with multiple employees.
  • "After a challenging 2020, a 401(k) can be a welcome and meaningful holiday gift that helps employees start the New Year right - with a renewed focus on building savings," said Stuart Robertson, President and CEO of ShareBuilder 401k.
  • ShareBuilder 401k is a leading digital 401(k) provider specializing in low-cost, all-ETF retirement products and resources for small- to mid-sized companies, including owner-only businesses.
  • ShareBuilder 401k is committed to further expanding access to retirement plans and leading more Americans to save through cutting-edge technology, low costs and quality education and support.

Cunningham Bounds, LLC Attorneys Obtain Listings in 2020 Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars, Top 50 Lists

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 7:28pm

MOBILE, Ala., Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Located in Mobile, Alabama, Cunningham Bounds, LLC is home to a team of award-winning, nationally recognized attorneys.

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  • MOBILE, Ala., Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Located in Mobile, Alabama, Cunningham Bounds, LLC is home to a team of award-winning, nationally recognized attorneys.
  • In the 2020 edition, 11 of their attorneys were selected to Super Lawyers, with two of these attorneys obtaining spots in Super Lawyers Top 50 lists.
  • In the published edition, only 5% of attorneys in the United States are listed in Super Lawyers.
  • The Cunningham Bounds, LLC attorneys named in 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers for their work in Mobile, Alabama were:

Sophia MacDonald Joins Xometry as Chief People Officer

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 2:13pm

GAITHERSBURG,Md., Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Xometry , the largest U.S. marketplace for custom manufacturing, announced today that Sophia MacDonald has joined the company as Chief People Officer.

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  • GAITHERSBURG,Md., Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Xometry , the largest U.S. marketplace for custom manufacturing, announced today that Sophia MacDonald has joined the company as Chief People Officer.
  • MacDonald joins Xometry from Cvent, where she was most recently the Senior Vice President of Human Resources.
  • "We're thrilled to have Sophia join our team," said Randy Altschuler, Xometry's CEO.
  • MacDonald will lead all aspects of Xometry's people operations including recruiting, talent retention, employee engagement, benefits, diversity initiatives, and more.

What is Sexual Assault Criminal Defense in Texas? Dallas Sexual Assault Criminal Defense Attorneys - Broden & Mickelsen Answer

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 2:15pm

If you have been accused of sexual assault against an adult or a child, its imperative to discuss your options and your case with a r eputable Texas sexual assault defense lawyer with years of experience dealing with sexual criminal defense cases.

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  • If you have been accused of sexual assault against an adult or a child, its imperative to discuss your options and your case with a r eputable Texas sexual assault defense lawyer with years of experience dealing with sexual criminal defense cases.
  • If you have been charged with sexual assault in Texas, dont wait to speak to a criminal defense lawyer.
  • Dallas Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Clint Broden and Mick Mickelsen have decades of combined experience defending individuals charged with various state charges.
  • Clint Broden and Mick Mickelsen are certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization as Criminal Law Specialists and Criminal Appellate Law Specialists, and exclusively practice criminal defense.

NLRB Ruling in FDRLST Twitter Joke Case Lacks Common Sense and Sense of Humor, Says NCLA

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 2:53pm

NLRB has concluded that it was an unfair labor practice for Ben Domenech, publisher and co-founder of FDRLST Media, to have posted a satirical tweet from his personal account.

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  • NLRB has concluded that it was an unfair labor practice for Ben Domenech, publisher and co-founder of FDRLST Media, to have posted a satirical tweet from his personal account.
  • Further, FDRLST is not based in New York, and the alleged unfair labor practice did not occur in and was not directed at anyone residing in New York.
  • NCLA released the following statements:
    Todays decision shows that NLRB lacks both common sense and a sense of humor.
  • NCLA is a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group founded by prominent legal scholarPhilip Hamburgerto protect constitutional freedoms from violations by the Administrative State.

Xinhuanet: Chengdu’s Talent Appeal Spurs the City’s Embrace of the World

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 2:39pm

Xu sees Chengdus great advantage as a new first-tier city reflected in the citys appeal to skilled talent.

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  • Xu sees Chengdus great advantage as a new first-tier city reflected in the citys appeal to skilled talent.
  • In this context, cultivating developmental advantages is a crucial issue for any city, which means attracting the best talent.
  • Chengdu is now very international and diverse, which has helped attract more global talent, which in turn has further propelled the citys international development, he added.
  • The Chengdu-based development of PwC bears witness to the citys deepening integration with the outside world.

Latino Community Foundation puts Hope Back into Thanksgiving; Announces $2M in Relief Grants Amid COVID-19 Surge

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 7:47pm

They have labored in the fields through the pandemic and wildfire smoke to make sure we have food on our tables.

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  • They have labored in the fields through the pandemic and wildfire smoke to make sure we have food on our tables.
  • Funded organizations span the breadth and depth of California, but all are trusted nonprofits in their local Latino communities.
  • This round of grants comes during a new surge in COVID cases and increased levels of homelessness in California.
  • About Latino Community Foundation: The Latino Community Foundation is on a mission to unleash the civic and economic power of Latinos in California.