By Josh EidelsonBloomberg News
With President Barack Obama’s federal overtime-pay overhaul likely to die either in court or under Republican Donald Trump, some legislators are trying to replicate it at the state level.
How often do you use your personal cell phone during the workday?
Several times per hour – 21.5%
Hourly – 7.1%
A few times per day – 57.1%
Very rarely – 14.3%
Never – 0%
By PBN StaffTwitter: @ProvBusNews
Over the next three years, Rhode Island will receive $2 million to improve career readiness and postsecondary attainment for all Rhode Island youth through a program called “PrepareRI.”
By Leslie PattonBloomberg News
Lisa Aragon just couldn’t get the headhunter to take no for an answer. Five times in a month, she turned down enticements, including higher pay and four weeks of paid vacation.
By Conor SenBloomberg News
Donald Trump wants to be a great jobs president. But the forces that really affect employment are beyond his control -- and they are working against him.
By Shobhana ChandraBloomberg News
The U.S. labor market turned in a solid performance at the end of 2016, sending job gains above 2 million for a sixth year as paychecks rose by the most during the current expansion.
Was 2016 a good year for your company?
Yes – 84.6%
No – 0%
It was so-so – 15.4%
Does your company have any new products, projects or campaigns to unveil in 2017?
Yes – …