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Amazon demands employees sign 18-month non-compete agreement to get a three-month-long job

Amazon’s warehouse workers have it rough. The positions are often seasonal, pay little more than minimum wage, and require workers to be searched before leaving the warehouse, a sometimes-lengthy process… 512 more words


Important Employee Considerations Upon Termination or Layoff

Even in good economic times, businesses of every size scrutinize their operations and costs, sometimes leading to workforce reductions. With the recent economic downturn, employee reductions and terminations have become even more common. 641 more words


Should You Create an ERISA Severance Plan?

Last week we looked at whether your severance arrangement might in reality be an ERISA severance plan. Click here if you missed it. Let’s re-visit our fictitious employer, Wonderful Widgets (or W.W). 1,120 more words

Severance Agreements

What's next? Current and former Target employees pause to ponder their future

It’s 3 p.m. in Minneapolis and some downtown bars are packed.

The reason? Target has laid off 1,700 people from its corporate headquarters in the Twin Cities, and workers flooded downtown pubs on an unseasonably warm and sunny Tuesday. 618 more words


Ambassador to the Republic of Korea Mark Lippert at Yonsei Severance Hospital

 Ambassador to the Republic of Korea Mark Lippert at Yonsei Severance Hospital

Anyeong hashimnikka yorobun. (안녕하십니까 여러분)  Good afternoon. I am very grateful to be here today. 653 more words

Target cuts 1,700 Minneapolis jobs; another 1,400 vacancies go unfilled

Target has confirmed that 1,700 jobs will be eliminated from its headquarters in Minneapolis.

In a statement to media outlets, the company says that 1,700 staff members are being told they will lose their jobs, and that it will not be filling 1,400 open positions. 492 more words


A Raceme of Quatrain Poems

After Valentine

Can you see the azure stream, of which flesh is freshly clean?
Can you see the ivory papers, of which patterns slowly wither?
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