Majority of Workers Negotiated Pay with Last Job Offer, Robert Half Finds

Today’s job seekers are confident in their bargaining power, suggests new research from global staffing firm Robert Half.

More than half of professionals surveyed (55 percent) tried
to negotiate a higher salary with their last employment offer,
a 16-point jump from a similar&nbsp…

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Have Skipped Work the Day After a Major Sports Event

Employee absenteeism after major sports events like the Super Bowl is on the rise, suggests new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam.

More than half of professionals (54 percent) know someone
who’s called in sick or made an excuse for skipping work following a big game.

That’s up from…

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More Companies Are Offering Health and Wellness Programs

More companies are offering health and wellness programs this year than ever before, according to a study by staffing firm OfficeTeam.

In a recent survey from staffing firm OfficeTeam, two-thirds
of HR managers (66%) reported their organization has expanded their health and
wellness offerings in the past five years…

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Most Workers Consider Health and Wellness Offerings When Choosing a Job

Workers are looking to their employers for some help in meeting their health and wellness goals, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam suggests.

Seventy-three percent of professionals surveyed said a
company’s health and wellness offerings influence their decision to work there.

Employees place the greatest weight on wellness…

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Employers Now Give Performance Reviews More than Once a Year

The performance review is getting a makeover, suggests new
research from staffing firm OfficeTeam.

More than half of companies (51 percent) have updated their
performance appraisals in the past two years. Top changes include making the
process shorter (39 percent) and increasing the frequency of feedback (36
percent).

How often…

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