Tags » Job Applicants

Oregon Workforce and Economic Information: A Lack of Applicants in a Growing Economy

Oregon businesses reported 50,800 jobs vacancies at any given time in 2016. They reported nearly two-thirds (64%) of those job vacancies as difficult to fill. Four primary challenges accounted for three-fourths of all difficult-to-fill job vacancies: a lack of applicants (12,000 vacancies); a lack of qualified candidates (5,000); unfavorable working conditions (3,600); and low wages (2,700). 14 more words

Employment Department

A love letter from the HR department...

I’ve recently completed a fulltime MBA.

I realize starting my post with that sentence makes me one of those assholes that needs to inform you of their degree the minute they meet you, to stroke their ego and feed their insecurity. 624 more words

Opinion

McDonald's Canada Says Job Applicant Information Was Hacked

McDonald’s Canadian unit said on Friday personal information of about 95,000 restaurant job applicants was compromised in a cyber attack on its careers website.

The information included names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers and employment backgrounds of candidates who applied online for jobs at McDonald’s Canada restaurants between March 2014 and March 2017. 103 more words

Tech

PricewaterhouseCoopers' Defense: Older Job Applicants Can't Sue for Systematic Discrimination

Note: U.S. District Judge John S. Tigar has rejected PwC’s argument that the Age Discrimination in Employment Act does not permit job applicants to file disparate impact lawsuits alleging systemic age discrimination. 429 more words

Dispatches

Lawsuit Claims Chick-Fil-A Discriminates Against Job Applicants With Disabilities

An autistic man who was interested in working at an Illinois Chick-fil-A claims in a lawsuit against the fast food chain that he was dissuaded from applying for a job after the restaurant’s manager said people with disabilities wouldn’t do well there. 213 more words

Lawsuits

New Year, New Laws for Employment Lawyers

Were you able to keep track of the new legislative changes that will affect California employers and employment lawyers? Don’t worry, we did and here’s an overview of some of the key statutory changes you need to know about. 993 more words

Legal Topics

Almost Half of Job Applicants Don't Follow Basic Directions, Say HR Pros | The Simple Dollar

Were you one of those kids who always followed directions on classroom activities? If so, you probably had an advantage when you started your career, because standing out from the pack may be as simple as paying attention to the details as you submit your job application. 99 more words

Tools And Information