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MBA Industry Guide: Consumer Products & Food/Beverage

The consumer products (CPG, or “consumer packaged goods” for short) industry has long been a stalwart of the MBA hiring process.  After all, what newly-minted MBA wouldn’t want to drive strategic initiatives for high-profile brands they can use themselves, can see on TV, or go touch on a store shelf?   952 more words


What Does HR Do?

Type this into Google, and you get 3,880, 000,000 results. Seems like HR does a lot. Let me break it down for you.

  1. HR “keeps the lights on”- we process payroll, administer benefits enrollment, process direct deposits, answer 401k questions, reset your ADP password, interpret company policies for managers, walk employees through leaves of absence, fix employee PTO balances and gather acknowledgement forms.
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Japanese Court Awards Millions to Families of Schoolchildren Who Died in 2011 Tsunami

A court in Sendai, Japan, has awarded $13.4 million in damages to the families of 23 pupils from one school who died in the 2011 tsunami, ruling that the school failed to evacuate the students to high ground. 189 more words

Halloween Safety Tips by Kanner & Pintaluga

Everyone wants to have a safe and happy Halloween for themselves, their guests and especially their children. The excitement of children and adults at this time of year can sometimes make them not as careful as they would normally be. 257 more words


SEC Unveils Executive Pay Ratio Guidelines - WSJ

The controversial “pay ratio” rule has finally been approved, requiring companies to disclose the ratio between the pay for the top executives and the median employee. 125 more words


How to check for mis-sold PPI and your compensation

The industry around reclaiming mis-sold PPI (Payment Protection Insurance) is big business. Hundreds of claims firms continue to bombard consumers with unsolicited texts, emails and social media messages urging them to get in touch to reclaim the thousands of pounds they are supposedly owed by the banks and other financial organisations. 122 more words