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Costco Says Employees 'Deserve' Thanksgiving Off

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At Costco, the Black Friday deals won’t begin until, well, Friday.

The warehouse retail chain will again stay closed on Thanksgiving this year, bucking the trend of retailers opening their doors earlier and earlier. 123 more words


United Way’s People Helping People Campaign

The needs in Kent County are complex, but helping people is not. Supporting United Way through financial gifts, speaking out on important issues and lending your time and talent are simple yet powerful ways to help better our community. 177 more words


Benefit Fair includes flu shot clinic


FLU SHOT CLINIC TODAY- 11 AM TO 1:30 PM- (ATC) Banquet Room 118… 57 more words


are you sure you want employees who think like an owner?

I want employees who think like an owner.” I typically hear this from small business owners, but sometimes from managers, and I don’t fully understand it. 733 more words

Real World

Employee Turnover: It won't quit, but your employees will

Turnover. It happens. It’s normal for the (you fill in the blank) industry. Or at least that’s what leaders are telling themselves…and their employees.

So how big is the employee turnover problem? 351 more words

Human Resources

Microsoft lays off 3,000, ending latest round of cuts

Microsoft laid off 3,000 workers Wednesday, finishing a round of 18,000 layoffs that the company announced in July. “The reductions happening today are spread across many different business units, and many different countries,” a Microsoft spokesman said in an emailed statement.

Crazy Times...

Wow, a lot of stuff has happened for Canada in the last week or so. The shooting in Ottawa has hit us especially hard in Hamilton… Nathan Cirillo, the soldier who was cut down while on volunteer duty honouring our veterans, was from our city. 779 more words

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