NEW YORK (AP) — The Biden administration has exempted most employers from long-awaited rules for protecting workers from the coronavirus, angering labor advocates who had spent more than a year lobbying for the protections.
The bill would allow K-12 students to apply for waivers for vaccination requirements based on “personal objection” and forbid employers from requiring would-be employees to show proof of inoculation in most cases.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Conflicted California workplace regulators approved controversial rules Thursday night that allow workers to go maskless only if every employee in a room is fully vaccinated against the coronavirus.
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The national average for workplace deaths is 3.5 per 100,000 workers per year. Wyoming posted nearly 10 deaths per 100,000 workers per year. In 2019 those deaths were 3.3 percent higher than the prior year.
These varying experiences of COVID-19 across professions reflect the larger fact that every job has different levels and types of risk inherent in the work.
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The majority of deaths, 65%, were a result of transportation incidents, including "highway crashes, pedestrian vehicular incidents, aircraft incidents and water vehicle incidents."
Not surprisingly, given the data- and tech-driven nature of today’s workplace, 53% of respondents said analytical skills were among the most important hard skills for a potential employee to bring to the table. Zety compiled this list of hard skills — the kind easiest for companies to teach and to measure:
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Karen Ho channels Isaac Newton in her Wall Street commentary, “Liquidated.” In this book, she seamlessly combines her knowledge of market systems with a sociological approach to the Wall Street workplace. If you have ever wanted to understand nearly everything there is to know about Wall Street, this is the read for you.
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Wyoming continues to have one of the worst rates of workplace-related deaths in the country, with the number of fatalities over three times the national average.
“Be creative and be flexible. If you had told me when I graduated that I wouldn’t be using Spanish on an everyday basis I would have been devastated, because I spent my whole life working toward this … it can feel like college degrees are a dime a dozen. It certainly did in 2010 when I graduated, but if you think on a global scale, it’s really a privilege to have higher education. Put the concepts and the things that you’ve learned in college to use. Think about how the things that you know and do can be applied to a workplace that isn’t directly one of the things that people think of when they think of your degree. Sometimes you have to let go of one dream to get to the new dream … it’s unfortunate that this is why you have to be clever. But I think that there’s a real potential for innovation.”
The Health and Wellness industry has linked happiness and mental well-being with better performance and productivity.
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