Updated August 29 at 6:29pm
Human Resources
146 results total, viewing 21 - 30
The dramatic rise in health care and health insurance costs is an ongoing challenge for employers seeking to provide comprehensive and meaningful benefits. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, employees' share of premium costs has risen 3 … more
The economy is expanding, but at a “somewhat slower pace” than just six weeks ago, according to the Federal Reserve’s latest Beige Book report on economic activity. more
Does your company have a holiday party planned for this year? Yes – 100% No – 0% If you do have a holiday party, will it be held during work hours? Yes – 45.45% No … more
Will your company be handing out bonuses this year? Yes – 83.33% No – 16.67% How many times in the last decade has your company awarded bonuses? Every year – 75% 6-9 … more
Wages are still stagnant, yet employers have found something else to help attract and retain employees: health-care benefits. A good insurance plan has become a more vital tool than ever for hiring, according to a recent survey from the Society of Human Resources. more
Cadence Inc., a contract manufacturer of products for the medical industry, was one of three businesses selected as Employer of Choice Award recipients by the Employers Association of the NorthEast. more
Is the day after Thanksgiving a company holiday? Yes – 58.82% No – 41.18% Do you allow employees to leave early on the day before Thanksgiving without using personal time off? Yes … more
Brian Galvin is co-founder of Providence-based uWurks, a searchable database of hourly workers. The company – launched earlier this year – plans a 2016 national rollout. The website at www.uWurk.com replaces the old system of placing job ads … more
When patients visit the emergency departments at Roger Williams Medical Center and Our Lady of Fatima Hospital now, they are ushered into areas separated only by curtains for privacy. That will change once a $17.5 million facility … more
Do you use the Internet to access information, to communicate, to play games? Then you should be afraid, very afraid. That was the message broadcast clearly at the Providence Business News Cybersecurity Summit last week. A panel of academic … more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 15 | Next »