Low Pay, No Benefits, Rude Customers: Restaurant Workers Quit At Record Rate

A wooden spoon gliding over cast iron. Barely tall enough to see over the stove, Lamar Cornett watched his mother, a cook, make his favorite dish of scrambled eggs. That first cooking lesson launched a lifelong journey in food. Cornett has spent over 20 years in Kentucky restaurants, doing every job short of being the… Continue reading Low Pay, No Benefits, Rude Customers: Restaurant Workers Quit At Record Rate

Master’s degree holder reveals why he became a scavenger in Lagos

A master’s degree holder identified as Yazid Surajo who works as a scavenger in Lagos state, has opened up on the reason why he chose that path. Surajo said he became a scavenger because he did not want to stay idle, waiting for a white-collar job that isn’t forth coming. The Katsina state indigene explained… Continue reading Master’s degree holder reveals why he became a scavenger in Lagos

Millions Are Out Of A Job. Yet Some Employers Wonder: Why Can’t I Find Workers?

MIAMI, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 04: A 'Help Wanted' sign is posted in front of a business on February 04, 2021 in Miami, Florida. The Labor Department announced weekly unemployment claims declined to 779,000 last week. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

At a time when millions of Americans are unemployed, businessman Bill Martin has a head-scratching problem: He’s got plenty of jobs but few people willing to take them. “I keep hearing about all the unemployed people,” Martin says. “I certainly can’t find any of those folks.” Martin runs M.A. Industries, a plastics manufacturing company in… Continue reading Millions Are Out Of A Job. Yet Some Employers Wonder: Why Can’t I Find Workers?

“The sight of my pregnant wife not being taken care of is killing me gradually” – Man cries out over employment

A Nigerian graduate whose wife is currently an expectant mother, has pleaded with Nigerians via Twitter to find him a job to take proper care of his family. Sharing his story, he revealed how he graduate from school as the best student in 2016, but since then it has been difficult for him to find… Continue reading “The sight of my pregnant wife not being taken care of is killing me gradually” – Man cries out over employment

Black Workers Allege Employment Discrimination At Facebook

On Thursday, multiple people filed a complaint alleging discriminatory hiring and promotion practices that harm Black employees at Facebook. The complaint, filed to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, centers the experiences of three individuals ― one current Black employee and two Black prospective employees who were not hired ― to allege the social media company… Continue reading Black Workers Allege Employment Discrimination At Facebook

Nigerian lawyer expresses disappointment with a N25k job offer

A Nigerian lawyer has expressed disappointment with a N25k job offer for lawyers with 1-3 years experience.  @chidi_esq who pointed out that lawyers spend 6 years in the University and Nigerian Law School, appealed to his colleagues to make the right decision during the next Nigerian Bar Association election.  He tweeted;  1-3 years post-call lawyer… Continue reading Nigerian lawyer expresses disappointment with a N25k job offer

Nigerian lawyer expresses disappointment with a N25k job offer

A Nigerian lawyer has expressed disappointment with a N25k job offer for lawyers with 1-3 years experience.  @chidi_esq who pointed out that lawyers spend 6 years in the University and Nigerian Law School, appealed to his colleagues to make the right decision during the next Nigerian Bar Association election.  He tweeted;  1-3 years post-call lawyer… Continue reading Nigerian lawyer expresses disappointment with a N25k job offer