Trump’s Labor Secretary pick has harshly criticized California’s ‘nanny state’ labor laws for years

Trump’s Labor Secretary pick has harshly criticized California’s ‘nanny state’ labor laws for years

executive director of the National Employment Law Project, in a written statement. “Given that mission, this nomination is a sucker-punch in the gut to all the men and women of good faith who believe in the mission of the U.S. Labor Department.”See all stories on this topic

New California Employment Laws 2016

California’s 2016 legislative session ended, once again, with a flurry of activity in the legislature and by Governor Jerry Brown, resulting in numerous new laws requiring employer action. The end-of-session bills were not the only ones enacted in 2016 …See all stories on this topic

The words that MUST free Sgt Blackman this week: Lawyers to say 'Marine A' is a 'man of integrity' as ex-SAS chief leads pleas to bail him

His lawyers believe he has a good chance of being granted release … has described him as ‘a caring and devoted family man’ who was destined for promotion to company sergeant major or even the rank of a commissioned officer, prior to the incident.See all stories on this topic

EMPLOYMENT LAW: If you are departing to start your own firm, be FORE-warned

Employers who want to keep departing employees away from their customers must plan ahead with well written contracts. In addition, the employee has to get something for signing the contract, either the job in the first place or some sort of raise or bonus.See all stories on this topic

Qatar – New name, old system? Qatar's new employment law and abuse of migrant workers

Qatar has been under intense international scrutiny for its treatment of migrant workers since being awarded the rights to host the 2022 World Cup. Particular focus has been placed on the notorious 2009 sponsorship law, which ties workers to their …See all stories on this topic

Family Court impact on third parties

The third party provisions of the Family Law Act give explicit power to the Family Court to alter the rights of third parties as part of family law property proceedings. This means that the Family Court can make an order or grant an injunction that is …See all stories on this topic

Air Force finds nothing wrong with football assistant spreading Bible verses via Twitter

Air Force finds nothing wrong with football assistant spreading Bible verses via Twitter

The Air Force Academy says Bible verses shared on social media by a football assistant coach were done so on a personal account and therefore not a violation of policy or law. The Academy was responding to a request from the Military Religious Freedom …See all stories on this topic

The Best Android Phone to Buy an Ex-Apple Fan for Christmas

Samsung has packed a 5.5-inch display into a phone that feels way smaller in your hand – the designers have somehow managed to answer the call for both bigger screens and smaller phones without compromising on either. Well, unless you really don’t like …See all stories on this topic

Assistant manager jailed for stealing more than £15,000 from Norwich employer

Simon Brock, 33, who worked at the Dulux Decorator Centre, in Whiffler Road, pocketed money from false refunds in 69 transactions and transferred the cash straight into his own personal bank account to fund his gambling, Norwich Crown Court was told.See all stories on this topic

Widow, 82, robbed of almost all her £10,000 life savings by fraudsters posing as her telephone provider

It’s made me feel stupid, especially at my age, I just feel so stupid. I’m now too scared to answer the phone and I don’t like being alone. It just feels horrible.” Dolly’s ordeal started when she received a call from a man claiming to be from …See all stories on this topic

Stakes continue to be put into the ground on AI, personal assistants, new forms of HCI. [Christian]

Today, we’re at the Windows Hardware Engineering Community event (WinHEC) in Shenzhen, China –where our OEM partners have created more than 300 Windows devices shipping in 75 countries generating more than 8 billion RMB in revenue for Shenzhen …See all stories on this topic

Passengers Could Soon Be Allowed to Make Phone Calls on Flights

However, the decision regarding if phone calls are actually allowed on board is still … There’s no doubt that this is a heated issue, and we might not get a firm answer from the DOT and individual airlines for a while. So, there’s nothing to …See all stories on this topic

PCOD and diabetes – Part I

PCOD and diabetes – Part I

Polycystic Ovarian Disease (PCOD) is pretty much a 21st century ‘cult’ syndrome – with an ever-increasing ‘membership’. I’ve lost count of the number of girls coming to my clinic with a diagnosis and the need for a diet. The same can be said …See all stories on this topic

Teachers, Lady Doctors, Bus Drivers Job in Daanish School

Job Opportunity Description: Teachers, Lady Doctors, Bus Drivers and Security Guards are required in Daanish School in Chishtian. You can apply online at vacancy after registering at http://www.jobz.pk site.See all stories on this topic

Leader: Don’t squander valuable patient-doctor bond

There is no easy answer to this problem, because to help doctors to do their jobs properly means investing in more doctors in a time of austerity. And the issue of doctors’ long hours, and the pressure they are under, has been with us for some time now.See all stories on this topic

Automation set to hit middle class jobs – cue the new economics

So many of the jobs most at risk are in the service economy, whilst the safest jobs include nurses, doctors, social workers, teachers and psychologists (all under one per cent). In other words the private sector will shed jobs and those private sector …See all stories on this topic

Kolkata: Jobs for kin of 2 who died after failing to withdraw money

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said her government would give jobs to the next of kin of two persons who … adding that throughout the state they will recruit 6,000 additional doctors and nurses besides allowing private doctors to work part …See all stories on this topic

Dr Julian Feller has rescued sport careers, but his own life was saved by a mate

While this surgeon has helped rescue many big-name sporting careers, his own life has been saved by a long … give us a call” – but it took the doctor another two months to work up the courage to ring. They talked about it little by little, and spoke …See all stories on this topic

Discount codes: 5 ways retailers can handle their deal addiction

Discount codes: 5 ways retailers can handle their deal addiction

As voucher use becomes increasingly widespread, there’s a rush by retailers to understand the full extent of their economic impact on the customer journey and get smarter with how they’re deployed.See all stories on this topic

Influencer marketing: the strides we’ve made in 2016

How your brand or agency will stay ahead of the curve to be better prepared for your influencer marketing strategySee all stories on this topic

Mobile ad viewability: what is it and does it matter?

Brand advertisers and their agencies only want to pay for mobile ads that are seen by a person. They do not want … read moreSee all stories on this topic

8 Tips for a Simplified Local SEO Strategy in the New Year

Once the holiday rush is over and sites are no longer on lockdown, its time to focus on the little things adjustments, but together can produce measurable local SEO gains. Here’s how to get started.See all stories on this topic

The Rise of Emoji and Google’s Mobile-First Movement

Emoji are now integral in the digital vocabularies of people of all ages and backgrounds and are used not only between individuals, but by companies, too.See all stories on this topic

7 Timeless Reasons Why & How Content Goes Viral

So what makes content go viral? And what makes people participate in these phenomena?See all stories on this topic

Robbie Williams facing court as wife Ayda Field is accused of harassment

Robbie Williams facing court as wife Ayda Field is accused of harassment

Gilles De Bonfilhs, 35, is suing the A-list couple in Los Angeles for wrongful dismissal. He alleges that they breached his employment contract when they fired him last year. De Bonfilhs claims Robbie’s wife, Loose Women panellist Ayda Field, 37, walked …See all stories on this topic

Google Opens its Digital Assistant to Developers in Race Against Amazon's Alexa

… Google further enhances the Assistant user experience by enabling you to bring your services to the Assistant. Saying “OK Google, talk to Personal Chef”, for instance, will prompt the Personal Chef action to read you a recipe. “To be a truly …See all stories on this topic

Braille Telephone

The telephone includes the ability to store telephone numbers and other basic contact information as well an interface for answering incoming calls and initiating outgoing phone calls. Eventually, the phone should include the same functionality as any …See all stories on this topic

Haptik eyes Rs 300 cr biz in next 4-6 years, hire 180 people

The company runs a personal assistant mobile application that helps its user book a cab, recharge mobile phone, find out nearby ATMs, bus stop, petrol pump, chemist etc by click of a button using artificial intelligence technology and partially human …See all stories on this topic

Disrespectful FIFA chief Gianni Infantino won't answer my calls – Sepp Blatter

“Never, never an answer, never,” said Blatter. “I have never seen in any company that the new president … was not paying respect to the old president.”See all stories on this topic

Google opens Assistant’s developer platform

Developers can also request to become an early-access partner for upcoming platform features. Google Assistant is a personal assistant developed by Google, which can engage in conversations. “The Google Assistant brings together all of the technology and …See all stories on this topic

1300 Numbers and 1800 Numbers in Australia: Will Your Business Need It in 2017?

1300 Numbers and 1800 Numbers in Australia: Will Your Business Need It in 2017?

Calls are redirected to any of your fixed lines, VoIP phones, mobile phones, or even a phone answering service. Aside from having a number you can use anywhere, it also offers callers a low-cost way to contact your business. 1300 ‘Local Call’ numbers …See all stories on this topic

Google Opens Google Assistant To Developers

Just a few weeks after launching Google Assistant, the internet giant is taking a page from Apple and opening its new platform up for developers to create chatbots for the voice-activated personal assistant. Dubbed Conversation Actions by Google …See all stories on this topic

CALL 6: Drivers complain traffic court not answering phone

INDIANAPOLIS — The Marion County Clerk’s office is vowing to make changes to its phone system after complaints from people who say they can’t get through to the Marion County Traffic Court. Tracie Simmons contacted Call 6 Investigates after she had …See all stories on this topic

How to set up and customize Google Assistant on the Pixel

While Google Assistant made its official debut with Allo, it wasn’t until the release of the Pixel that we’ve seen more of what Google has in store for their personal AI assistant. There’s so many ways to use the Assistant throughout the day …See all stories on this topic

Disrespectful Infantino won't answer my calls – Blatter

LONDON, Dec 8 (Reuters) – Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter says successor Gianni Infantino has showed him no respect by failing to return his phone calls … “Never, never an answer, never,” said Blatter. “I have never seen in any company …See all stories on this topic

Judge to rule if Robbie Williams should give evidence in sexual harassment case against him and his wife

The Take That star and Ayda Field are being sued by their former personal assistant Gilles De Bonfilhs over claims Field “engaged in unwanted and unwelcome sexual conduct and behaviour” towards the ex-employee. In a lawsuit filed at the Los Angeles …See all stories on this topic

Allegations of lewd texts to assistant put Jeremy Diamond in the rough

Allegations of lewd texts to assistant put Jeremy Diamond in the rough

A female assistant to Jeremy Diamond complained to police that the personal injury lawyer would not assign her potential clients to vet unless she wore provocative clothing, sent naked photos or had “sexual activity” with him, according to a Toronto …See all stories on this topic

Cortana arrives on Android and iOS for UK customers

Microsoft is all set to bring out a major new update to Cortana on Android and iOS devices, introducing a brand new look for the personal assistant. The new look for Cortana on Android and iOS is much different than how the personal assistant looks on …See all stories on this topic

Nokia Android phone will come in 2017 but should you wait for it?

Given how close is the launch of Nokia Android phone, should you wait for one? Well, the answer is a cautious yes. But at the same time, there is a very strong chance that this Nokia, the Nokia we will see in 2017, might be very different from Nokia of the …See all stories on this topic

Revamped Cortana finally lands on UK mobe mass market

China is building a full scale replica of the Titanic to repeatedly crash into iceberg Microsoft’s ravenous, data hungry ‘personal assistant’ Cortana has arrived on iOS and Android in the UK, and the app has been revamped. Cortana has been available …See all stories on this topic

Missing Petaluma Boy, 13, Found Safe In Sebastopol [UPDATE]

The teen recently stated he wanted to run away to Guerneville to live among the homeless. Coleman has a phone but is not responding to calls, Crosby said. The teen has a relative in Fort Ross, but police do not believe he is headed there, Crosby said.See all stories on this topic

Barrack Obama-Donald Trump Phone Conversations Help Transition

WASHINGTON – (NewsBlaze) The phone tag between President Obama and President-Elect … the actual number of those calls but was asked by reporters for a very direct answer to that question. The White House bluntly deflected the question and Earnest …See all stories on this topic

Patients’ pain spreads as specialist doctors join strike

Patients’ pain spreads as specialist doctors join strike

Dr Oluga said they were aware the government wanted to sack them and that the doctors were ready to resign. The union shrugged off the arrest warrants issued yesterday by the Employment and Labour Court Judge Hellen Wasilwa directing the OCS Kilimani …See all stories on this topic

Cut down stress to control PCOS

It’s a disease that has become all too common these days. Approximately, one in five women in India has it. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, or PCOS, has become one of the leading hormonal disorders causing infertility in women today. While the exact cause …See all stories on this topic

Peach fuzz no more as shaving becomes latest beauty trend in UK after taking America by storm

Some ladies have darker hair than others. “The treatment is also becoming popular with ladies who have Polycystic Ovary syndrome. “But by removing that hair, which sometimes our makeup can cling to making it look patchy, it leave you with a much …See all stories on this topic

10 Health Conditions That Can Make You Gain Weight

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is another health condition that has to do with a hormonal imbalance. Mayo Clinic says women must have two of three symptoms to be diagnosed: irregular periods, an increase in male hormones, and/or cysts on their ovaries.See all stories on this topic

Here Are the Most Fulfilling Careers in the U.S.

If you’re a chef, real estate agent or doctor, then you likely answered “yes.” LinkedIn released its Workplace Satisfaction Survey yesterday, revealing the most fulfilling cities to work and the most fulfilling careers, taking into account factors …See all stories on this topic

Know the symptoms of PCOD in women

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Polycystic ovarian disease, or PCOD … Although the clinical expression varies widely, the syndrome is classically described as hyperandrogenism, ovulatory dysfunction or polycystic ovaries. It is often associated with psychological …See all stories on this topic

6 Psychologically Proven Techniques to Boost Your Conversions in 2017

6 Psychologically Proven Techniques to Boost Your Conversions in 2017

If conversion optimization has always been a mystery to you, it shouldn’t be anymore. Here are some psychologically-proven techniques that you can use to boost your conversions in 2017. See all stories on this topic

Three ways that AI is enhancing the ecommerce customer experience

Here are three ways that we are already seeing artificial intelligence in action across various sectors, which when applied to ecommerce, have the potential to take customer experience to the next level.See all stories on this topic

Five most important search marketing news stories of the week

Content marketing for 2017; why social media is the preferred channel for product launches; and how to use an Exact Match Domain (EMD) without being penalisedSee all stories on this topic

6 tools for a better, smarter social media influencer campaign

These tools will help you set up a social media campaign allowing to better find, monitor and approach influencers.See all stories on this topic

5 Proven List Building Strategies to Employ in 2017

Here are five proven list building strategies that you can employ in 2017 — each backed up with case studies and research.See all stories on this topic

2017: The Year of Machine Learning, Intelligent Content and Experiences

In 2017, the key to effective content marketing – that attracts, resonates and converts – is incorporating machine learning and automation into the production process.See all stories on this topic

Doctor remembers Pearl Harbor attack

Doctor remembers Pearl Harbor attack

MARTINS FERRY — Martins Ferry resident Dr. Rome Raimonde was enrolled at Ohio State University when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. He was enlisted in the Reserves training program at the school, but he did not get called to Basic …See all stories on this topic

Polycystic ovary syndrome study “damning” of care

AN international study led by Monash University has found that nearly two in three women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are dissatisfied with the length of time they wait and the number of health care professionals they have to see before receiving …See all stories on this topic

Man jailed for pretending to be a doctor admits trying to fool NHS again after release

A MAN jailed after posing as a doctor for nearly a decade has admitted he tried to lie his way into NHS roles after being released from prison. Conrad de Souza, 57, made false representations about his qualifications, employment history and previous …See all stories on this topic

Delhi: Doctor rapes trainee lab technician at govt hospital

The accused also forced her into giving Rs 25,000 in order to secure employment, she alleged in her complaint … lab technician was allegedly raped over a span of one month by a doctor and staff of a prominent government hospital in south Delhi on …See all stories on this topic

Women Unhappy With the Long Waiting Periods For Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Diagnosis

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) affects one in 10 women and is the main cause of infertility among them. The level of dissatisfaction among women suffering from PCOS is higher due to longer waiting time for consultation and diagnosis. The high …See all stories on this topic

Bogus doctor admits fresh bid to fool NHS

Among the positions the bogus doctor tried to trick his way into were the head of service at a care commissioning group and the interim director of development commissioning at a clinical commissioning group. He also lied about his employment and …See all stories on this topic