Obama Administration’s Changes to Overtime Pay Will Increase Wages of Millions of American Workers

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As of Tuesday, May 18th, 2016 the Obama Administration began finalizing new guidelines governing overtime pay in the U.S.The new guidelines will make millions of American workers eligible for overtime pay.

The rule says anyone who makes less than $47,476 per year must receive time-and-a-half pay for hours worked beyond 40 hours a week. That’s roughly double the current threshold of $23,660. Continue reading “Obama Administration’s Changes to Overtime Pay Will Increase Wages of Millions of American Workers”

Thoughts & Actions

This one is from fellow Wordpress Blogger I AM V.

Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you dow…

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High-end Workplace Incentives

Some employers across our nation lay out the red carpet in terms of retention incentives for employees. While some of us just want a couple of days off, there are some companies offering premiums such as free food, child and doggy daycare, on site laundry services, and beach access. Looking at some of the amenities listed on this info graphic makes me want to dust of the “ole” resume.

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