New York Times Article: Vigilant Eye on Gender Pay Gap

November 14, 2014. Written By:  Tara Siegal Bernard.  NY Times. The first step is admitting you have a problem, but it’s another thing to actually address it. Take the gender wage gap, for example. Women continue to make less than men for the same work, but a growing number of companies are quietly acknowledging that […]

New ‘Ban the Box’ law tripping up Minnesota employers

Article by: JENNIFER BJORHUS , Star Tribune, November 17, 2014 “Ban the box” sounded like a simple concept. Companies can no longer ask about a job seeker’s criminal history on initial employment applications. But some of the state’s marquee employers fumbled the new law, which took effect Jan. 1. The Minnesota Department of Human Rights has investigated […]

The Workologist’s 6 tips to resolve workplace conflict, get a raise

From:  Minnesota Public Radio, The Daily Circuit, November 16, 2014 By:  Rob Walker: Author of The Workologist column for the New York Times On today’s installment of our Monday work series, New York Times Workologist Rob Walker joined The Daily Circuit to take questions about navigating tough situations in the workplace. The Workologist’s 6 tips […]