Is California Really the Worst State in Which to Own a Business?

May 30, 2012 0

It’s getting harder out here in California every year. Not only is the new governor warning about a $16 billion budget deficit and advocating even higher taxes, it seems our state is considered the worst state in which to have a business. Chief Executive Magazine conducted a survey earlier this year and asked 650 CEOs […]

The 10 Worst Management Jobs For Women

August 2, 2010 2

It’s no secret men are paid more than women for the same work. But how bad is it? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics data from 2009, here are the top 10 worst management jobs for women: 1)      Financial manager: Women earn an average annual salary of $49,972, which is 66% of what male […]

A Guide to Handling Personal Holidays

July 19, 2010 0

Personal paid holidays are holidays given to employees and tied to specific events. For example, you might allow personal holidays celebrating an employee’s hire date anniversary, or perhaps a personal holiday to celebrate his/her birthday. You have the right to restrict the time frame when personal holidays can be taken. For example, it’s not uncommon […]