June 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Many provisions of the Affordable Care Act have yet to take effect, more than three years after the health care reform legislation passed Congress and was signed into law. Continue Reading
June 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK North Dakota’s workers’ compensation program will send employers almost $160 million in payments as a distribution of surplus reserves. The premium credits will go to about 22,000 employers throughout the state. They are the latest in a series of eight payouts to employers since 2005 totaling $774.3 million. Continue Reading
April 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Equal Pay Day, which was celebrated Tuesday, has come and gone, and American women are no closer to having the same paycheck as men. But some say women have themselves to blame. Continue Reading
December 17, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
Lack of housing affects employees, employers alike
Editor’s note: This is part two of a three-part series on housing in Worthington. The third story will be published in Wednesday’s edition.
WORTHINGTON When Erick Baumgart moved into Worthington, he couldn’t find a place to live. Continue Reading
March 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune
SEATTLE (AP) When Justin Bassett interviewed for a new job, he expected the usual questions about experience and references. So he was astonished when the interviewer asked for something else: his Facebook username and password. Continue Reading
March 9, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WASHINGTON (AP) U.S. employers added 227,000 jobs in February to complete three of the best months of hiring since the recession ended. The unemployment rate was unchanged, largely because more people streamed into the work force.
June 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
More than three-quarters of employers across the nation cut employee benefits this year as a result of the lagging economy, according to an annual report released Monday. Continue Reading