<![CDATA[Jobs & career resource in Kansas City, MO & | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/jobs/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:08:06 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:08:06 CST Jobs 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Teen’s wage disparity at KCK pizza shop fires up equal-pay debate — and Hillary Clinton http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article86226237.html#storylink=rss Bonner Springs teen Jensen Walcott has become an accidental champion for equal pay for women in recent days

Walcott compared her wage at a Legends pizza place with that of her male friend and learned that she was making less

When she asked management about it, she was fired

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Employers can help women close the retirement savings gap http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article86266807.html#storylink=rss Research shows five of six women are not saving enough for retirement

Companies can offer financial education and provide help with investments, among other things

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Baby boomers’ retirement: The country’s biggest and most predictable train wreck? http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article85981067.html#storylink=rss Aging population is a massive global issue

By 2029, 20 percent of the population will be 65 or older

Medicare and Social Security will be strained by all the baby boomers

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United Airlines, flight attendants' union agree on contract http://www.kansascity.com/living/travel/article85766147.html#storylink=rss United Airlines has tentatively negotiated a new contract for its 25,000 flight attendants, who will hold a ratification vote.

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Four steps to stem political disruption at work http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article85282967.html#storylink=rss Employers need policies to stop overt campaigning

Corporate culture should discourage polarizing talk

Burden is on individuals to stay calm

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Truck driver shortage stymies trash day for Deffenbaugh and Town & Country http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article85130107.html#storylink=rss Service problems around the Kansas City area have sparked customer and municipal complaints

Trash companies say a shortage of drivers has hindered efforts and they’re hiring as fast as they can

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Local janitors gain pay raises in new union contract with cleaning businesses http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article85067342.html#storylink=rss Service Employees International Union members overwhelmingly ratified four-year agreement

Contract guarantees annual raises and puts janitors on target toward a wage of $15 an hour

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Justices rap Labor Dept. over change in overtime pay rules http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article84810722.html#storylink=rss The Supreme Court ruled Monday that the Labor Department must do a better job of explaining why it is changing a longstanding policy on whether certain workers deserve overtime pay.

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