That trend is expected to accelerate over the next decade, as companies and workers seek more flexibility through temporary work arrangements. But that also raises big questions about the future of the safety net: According to the poll, 51 percent of freelance and contract workers do not receive benefits common to many full-time jobs — sick leave, unemployment insurance or retirement savings.
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Oregon employers should see lower unemployment tax rates for 2018 (My Columbia Basin, 11/20/17)
How UI tax rates are determined (2009) Oregon Employment Department
It’s been a little while since a post because I’m bad at keeping track of things, but I’m here again. Being jobless is just watching the world fly by you- it’s amazing the kind of time that passes while you’re scanning job sites or goofing off or sleeping, doing anything else but working. 399 more words
Businesses throughout the Columbia Gorge have experienced impacts as a consequence of the Eagle Creek Fire and resulting closures of Interstate 84, including loss in customers, increased transportation costs, difficulty getting supply deliveries and challenges transporting products to market. 49 more words
There has been a recent increase in the number of fraudulent unemployment claims filed in Michigan and many other states throughout the US. One form of fraudulent claim filed is a type of identity theft – where someone creates an unemployment claim using the name and personal information of a second individual without the second individual knowing. 318 more words