Employment

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Kara Marxer
January 22, 2019 - 6:45 am
As of Tuesday, the partial federal government shutdown has been going on for one month, with no paychecks for furloughed employees. The shutdown has a lot of people wondering if it is legal to require employees to work without compensation. The federal government is definitely breaking the law by...
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Jim Cunningham
May 14, 2018 - 6:09 am
The state of Kansas is offering a new web-based resource for people who are looking for the highest-paying, in-demand jobs. There are tens of thousands of open professional-level jobs in Kansas, everything from technology to teaching. The Kansas Departments of Commerce and Labor teamed up to create...
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May 25, 2017 - 7:00 am
The Kansas City's Morning News Cover Story for Thursday is "The Big Gig," about seeking and landing a job. This time of year college graduates are sending out resumes at a frantic pace. Resumes can easily be lost in the pile if they don't have something that grabs an employer's attention. Karen...
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