<![CDATA[Workplace Business News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Workplace business news stories and articles. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:59:32 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:59:32 CDT Workplace 60 Sprint cuts 452 jobs at its Overland Park headquarters, with more local layoffs to come http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2958205.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:09:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2958205.html Diane Stafford: 5 guidelines to ask for a raise http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2946652.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:12:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2946652.html US jobless aid applications fall to 14-year low http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2906942.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:16:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2906942.html Facebook, Apple pay for egg freezing, sperm donors http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2756115.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:06:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2756115.html Afternoon Royals playoff game will steal the attention of many workers http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2763449.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:18:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2763449.html Rex Huppke: Here's a tip: Stop giving your workers holiday behavior tips http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713560.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:05:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713560.html Help Wanted: When the Internet goes down while working at home http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713559.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:05:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713559.html Balancing Act: For some business owners, battle against breast cancer is personal http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713558.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:05:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713558.html Diane Stafford: Good manners count in business setting http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713562.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:06:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713562.html Liz Reyer: After a promotion, new VP starved for recognition http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713561.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:06:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713561.html Your Office Coach: Dysfunctional manager is a disaster http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713525.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:06:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713525.html As LA considers raising minimum wage, workers wonder how much it would help http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713520.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:05:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713520.html Google's diva of digital trend-spotting goes live on-air http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713496.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:05:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713496.html Q&#38;A: At Bank of America, mobile strategy evolves in competitive space http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713498.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:05:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713498.html Flextime movement grows, helping working families http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713497.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:05:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2713497.html Microsoft CEO’s advice to women about raises triggers sharp reactions and plenty of suggestions http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2673671.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:37:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2673671.html Unequal Pay: Must be a lot of good karma out there http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2656961.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:04:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2656961.html Freelance still runs on word of mouth http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2666970.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:20:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2666970.html LA-area restaurants adding healthcare surcharge to cover workers http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2648512.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:04:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2648512.html Diane Stafford: Don’t flub food and cell phone etiquette http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2570480.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:09:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2570480.html Numbers show an area dearth of female corporate directors http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2570094.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:27:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2570094.html DST Systems’ layoff of 150 employees affects KC, Jefferson City, Connecticut and India http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2611300.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:23:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2611300.html Amazon’s warehouse worker security line case divides Supreme Court http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2571011.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:10:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2571011.html Wells Fargo employee emails pay complaint to CEO, co-workers http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2625774.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:54:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2625774.html 3-D printing promises to transform manufacturing industry&#239;&#191;&#189; http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2568377.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 07:09:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2568377.html Wal-Mart cuts health benefits for some part-timers http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article2544959.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 06:40:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article2544959.html Rex Huppke: Keep your edge at work with 'rookie smarts' http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544208.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 03:04:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544208.html Phil Rosenthal: The cold war at work http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544189.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 03:04:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544189.html Sports has its own diversity lessons http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article2543251.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 00:00:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article2543251.html U.S. job openings in rose by 230,000 in August http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2545076.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:24:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2545076.html US job openings rising in August as hiring falls http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2545094.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 13:03:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2545094.html Your Office Coach: How to deal with an overtly hostile employee http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544250.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:09:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544250.html Diane Stafford: Demand for a degree doesn't always make sense http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544251.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:09:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544251.html Secrets from Capitol Hill's back rooms: How to get hired on the Hill http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544249.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:09:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544249.html Liz Reyer: Dealing with a chatty, unfocused supervisor http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544209.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:04:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544209.html Balancing Act: Longer hours, intense workloads could be killing you http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544207.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:04:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544207.html Tipping program has sparked a wider controversy about the abysmal pay of hotel maids http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544188.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:04:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544188.html Oil boom thins the ranks of loggers http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544163.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:04:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544163.html Q-and-A: Jim Pape, CEO of energy storage startup EnerVault http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544160.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:04:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544160.html Craft-brewery boom has Washington state's hops farmers scrambling http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544162.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:04:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2544162.html Diane Stafford: Demand for a degree doesn’t always make sense http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2495659.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:40:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2495659.html Applications for unemployment benefits drop http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2479963.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 07:57:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2479963.html Lawsuit: Papa John’s fired worker with Down syndrome http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2302250.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:08:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2302250.html Diane Stafford: Choose temp work with care for career advancement http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2250415.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:01:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2250415.html Comcast to hold job fair Oct. 9 in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2227781.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:14:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article2227781.html More workers lack English proficiency and have limited job options, study says http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2220049.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2220049.html UMB banker Christine Pierson is among 25 Women to Watch in the industry http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2207940.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:50:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2207940.html Male-female confidence gap worth examining http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article2201449.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:11:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article2201449.html Long-term job hunters still struggle http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2195984.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2195984.html Diane Stafford: Be open about caregiving duties http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2149823.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2149823.html Perceptive Software closes satellite offices and announces layoffs http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2155478.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:23:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2155478.html Kohl’s plans to increase hiring for the holiday shopping season http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2142729.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:22:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2142729.html KC-based Hallmark Cards Inc. cuts 47 jobs, reorganizes Gold Crown stores http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2114035.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2114035.html Kansas City career fair shows some improvement in local job market http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2132746.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:25:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2132746.html More workers, job applicants testing positive for pot, amphetamines http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2072678.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:54:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article2072678.html Five tips for women to get in ‘the pipeline’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1450128.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1450128.html Fast-food pay protests: Round 6 set for Kansas City today 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http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1316242.html Pessimism rocks America’s post-recession workplace, survey says http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1316054.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:33:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1316054.html Kansas City area jobs grew in July, but so did joblessness http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1308456.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:22:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1308456.html New federal rules could close sheltered workshops for people with disabilities http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1297132.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:19:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1297132.html How to handle squeaky wheels and other bad actors at work http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1270176.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1270176.html Area will celebrate Women’s Equality Week with various events http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article1265643.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:46:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article1265643.html Trucking company discriminated against women drivers, ruling says http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1255103.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:56:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1255103.html Efforts advance to stabilize the schedules of part-time workers http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1239255.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 16 Aug 2014 16:03:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1239255.html Careers: Don’t be a jerk with the new guy http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1221236.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1221236.html About half of young people had jobs this summer http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1211506.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:45:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1211506.html It isn’t personal? Best think again http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article1199111.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:54:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article1199111.html Job openings in June hit a 13-year high http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1202031.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:18:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1202031.html What will your pay raise be in 2015? Salary increases are edging higher http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1172824.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:50:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1172824.html 3rd District Job Fair and Resource Expo will be held Aug. 14 in Olathe http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1169237.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:26:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1169237.html Economic recovery bypasses millions of Americans stuck in part-time jobs http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1158600.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 14:25:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article1158600.html Hiring rises, but flat wage growth dampens cheer http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article856696.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:03:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article856696.html Job recovery for men still lags http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article846422.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:16:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article846422.html Lyft will help some job hunters get to a Kansas City job fair http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article840398.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:55:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article840398.html AT&T wants to hire 140 in the Kansas City area http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article838949.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:23:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article838949.html KC area job growth pales in comparison with many metro areas http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article831944.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:00:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article831944.html Agency says McDonald’s, not just franchisees, is liable for worker treatment http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article828814.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:37:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article828814.html Directness in the workplace need not offend http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article828769.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:31:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article828769.html Fast-food workers’ pitch for higher pay turning into civil rights issue http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article814398.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:35:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article814398.html Ironworkers union protests at a Kansas City, Kan., job site http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article804297.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:17:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article804297.html Want a raise? Ask when you’re hungry http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article788731.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article788731.html Nearly half of Kansas City area health care workers lack bachelor’s degrees http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/health-care/article792360.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/health-care/article792360.html Kansas City gets a big IT job training grant http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article796240.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:42:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article796240.html Alliance Data’s Lenexa customer service center will expand http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article785519.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article785519.html Courts issue split rulings on health care law subsidies http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article785377.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:05:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article785377.html President Obama signs job training reform legislation http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article781925.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:26:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article781925.html Silly mistakes that sink job applicants http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article697272.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article697272.html KC Chamber event to celebrate workplace diversity http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article727496.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article727496.html The boss is watching http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article697267.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 02:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article697267.html Surge in job growth pushes stocks to record high http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article670923.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:57:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article670923.html Diane Stafford: Does your resume really show what you know? http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article670201.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:37:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article670201.html Kansas City jobless rate at 6.2% in May http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article655133.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 11:21:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article655133.html AT&T is hiring in the Kansas City area http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article655727.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:09:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article655727.html Looking for a job? Think small http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article615795.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 19:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article615795.html Ikea boosts its hourly pay to $10.76 amid minimum-wage debate http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article622698.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 07:28:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article622698.html Facebook comes up short on diversity http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article618647.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:53:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article618647.html Gap’s minimum wage pay hike draws job-seeker surge http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article603878.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 01:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article603878.html ‘One and done’ job interviews may lead to hiring mistakes http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article582821/‘One-and-done’-job-interviews-may-lead-to-hiring-mistakes.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article582821/‘One-and-done’-job-interviews-may-lead-to-hiring-mistakes.html Judge says Gates & Sons Barbeque restaurant retaliated against employees http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article578789/Judge-says-Gates--Sons-Barbeque-restaurant-retaliated-against-employees.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:48:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article578789/Judge-says-Gates--Sons-Barbeque-restaurant-retaliated-against-employees.html Missouri Gov. Nixon vetoes limited jobless benefits http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article573095/Missouri-Gov.-Nixon-vetoes-limited-jobless-benefits.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 19:17:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article573095/Missouri-Gov.-Nixon-vetoes-limited-jobless-benefits.html Asurion will lay off 98 at its Kansas City call center http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article543299/Asurion-will-lay-off-98-at-its-Kansas-City-call-center.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 12:10:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article543299/Asurion-will-lay-off-98-at-its-Kansas-City-call-center.html Slob or snob? Here’s a checklist to cure workplace woes http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article541497/Slob-or-snob-Here’s-a-checklist-to-cure-workplace-woes.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 19:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article541497/Slob-or-snob-Here’s-a-checklist-to-cure-workplace-woes.html Federal government seeks younger workers to offset coming wave of retirements http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article529911/Federal-government-seeks-younger-workers-to-offset-coming-wave-of-retirements.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article529911/Federal-government-seeks-younger-workers-to-offset-coming-wave-of-retirements.html We have a right to speak our minds — but not to escape consequences http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article512009/We-have-a-right-to-speak-our-minds-—-but-not-to-escape-consequences.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 21:30:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article512009/We-have-a-right-to-speak-our-minds-—-but-not-to-escape-consequences.html Depression stalks long-term job hunters, Gallup survey finds http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article509399/Depression-stalks-long-term-job-hunters-Gallup-survey-finds.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 14:08:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article509399/Depression-stalks-long-term-job-hunters-Gallup-survey-finds.html May report shows a slow slog to more jobs, higher pay http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article498102/May-report-shows-a-slow-slog-to-more-jobs-higher-pay.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:55:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article498102/May-report-shows-a-slow-slog-to-more-jobs-higher-pay.html Diane Stafford: How much did you make at your last job? Don’t answer! http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article465411/Diane-Stafford-How-much-did-you-make-at-your-last-job-Don’t-answer.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 14:02:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article465411/Diane-Stafford-How-much-did-you-make-at-your-last-job-Don’t-answer.html Loss of high-skilled immigrants hurts job growth and wages for U.S. workers http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article478386/Loss-of-high-skilled-immigrants-hurts-job-growth-and-wages-for-U.S.-workers.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 16:54:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article478386/Loss-of-high-skilled-immigrants-hurts-job-growth-and-wages-for-U.S.-workers.html Summer often means casual work attire, but don’t be a flip-flopper or a ‘skintern’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article446540/Summer-often-means-casual-work-attire-but-don’t-be-a-flip-flopper-or-a-‘skintern’.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 01 Jun 2014 17:54:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article446540/Summer-often-means-casual-work-attire-but-don’t-be-a-flip-flopper-or-a-‘skintern’.html Job applicant tips for what ‘they’ want http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article436935/Job-applicant-tips-for-what-‘they’-want.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 30 May 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article436935/Job-applicant-tips-for-what-‘they’-want.html Kansas City job market improved in April http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article423314/Kansas-City-job-market-improved-in-April.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 28 May 2014 11:53:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article423314/Kansas-City-job-market-improved-in-April.html No big summer vacation? You’ve got plenty of company http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article411627/No-big-summer-vacation-You’ve-got-plenty-of-company.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 25 May 2014 20:16:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article411627/No-big-summer-vacation-You’ve-got-plenty-of-company.html New college graduates see hope in a job market that’s ‘definitely trending up’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article403989/New-college-graduates-see-hope-in-a-job-market-that’s-‘definitely-trending-up’.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 May 2014 13:11:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article403989/New-college-graduates-see-hope-in-a-job-market-that’s-‘definitely-trending-up’.html Labor Department investigates two Major League baseball teams for wage violations http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article398925/Labor-Department-investigates-two-Major-League-baseball-teams-for-wage-violations.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 15:13:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article398925/Labor-Department-investigates-two-Major-League-baseball-teams-for-wage-violations.html Fast-food wage protesters demonstrate outside McDonald’s headquarters http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article394100/Fast-food-wage-protesters-demonstrate-outside-McDonald’s-headquarters.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 19:00:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article394100/Fast-food-wage-protesters-demonstrate-outside-McDonald’s-headquarters.html Recruiter hunts drivers for trucking giant YRC Worldwide http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article394031/Recruiter-hunts-drivers-for-trucking-giant-YRC-Worldwide.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 18:43:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article394031/Recruiter-hunts-drivers-for-trucking-giant-YRC-Worldwide.html Fire departments search for ways to spark more diversity in their ranks http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article375989/Fire-departments-search-for-ways-to-spark-more-diversity-in-their-ranks.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 May 2014 22:39:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article375989/Fire-departments-search-for-ways-to-spark-more-diversity-in-their-ranks.html Supervisors should remember what it’s like in the trenches http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article375856/Supervisors-should-remember-what-it’s-like-in-the-trenches.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 May 2014 21:19:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/diversity-diva/article375856/Supervisors-should-remember-what-it’s-like-in-the-trenches.html Performance anxiety creates insecurity http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article357404/Performance-anxiety-creates-insecurity.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 May 2014 08:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article357404/Performance-anxiety-creates-insecurity.html Performance anxiety creates insecurity http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article270870.ece#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 15 May 2014 15:59:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article270870.ece Not everyone embraces Cerner’s vision of health care IT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article355255/Not-everyone-embraces-Cerner’s-vision-of-health-care-IT.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 10 May 2014 23:32:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article355255/Not-everyone-embraces-Cerner’s-vision-of-health-care-IT.html Big job growth number has a downside http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article348851/Big-job-growth-number-has-a-downside.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 May 2014 22:17:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article348851/Big-job-growth-number-has-a-downside.html Ikea begins to fill 300 positions at its new Merriam store http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article347517/Ikea-begins-to-fill-300-positions-at-its-new-Merriam-store.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 09:29:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article347517/Ikea-begins-to-fill-300-positions-at-its-new-Merriam-store.html KC-area jobless rate ends March at 6.7 percent http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article347546/KC-area-jobless-rate-ends-March-at-6.7-percent.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:43:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article347546/KC-area-jobless-rate-ends-March-at-6.7-percent.html Textron Aviation starts laying off 750 employees, 575 in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article346456/Textron-Aviation-starts-laying-off-750-employees-575-in-Kansas.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:25:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article346456/Textron-Aviation-starts-laying-off-750-employees-575-in-Kansas.html Protests of Staples postal counters will include two area locations http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article346550/Protests-of-Staples-postal-counters-will-include-two-area-locations.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:14:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/workplace/article346550/Protests-of-Staples-postal-counters-will-include-two-area-locations.html