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adidas Group again top employer in Germany and China
1/30/2015 11:10:40 AM
The adidas Group has again been recognised as an employer of choice in Germany and China. The German magazine Focus has this year again named the adidas Group as the Top Employer in Germany. The Group thus maintains its top ranking in the category ’Apparel, Footwear and Sports Equipment’. In addition, the Top Employers Institute in China has ranked the adidas Group as one of …
“My Car Trunk Was Stolen:” The Most Bizarre Late-to-Work Excuses Revealed in New CareerBuilder Survey
1/29/2015 12:59:48 PM
Getting to work on time can be hard enough without the added obstacles imposed by car trunk thieves, gas station stick-ups and shower mishaps. Yet, these are exactly the types of incidents some workers claim prevented them from getting to work on time this year, according to a new survey from CareerBuilder. More than 2,100 hiring and human resource managers and more than 3,000 …
Hexagon announces organisational changes and new appointments to group management
1/29/2015 12:04:20 PM
Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technologies for geospatial and industrial enterprise applications, announced today the following organisational changes, effective immediately: Innovation Hub - In an effort to strengthen and expand corporate R&D functions to better support its solution-centric strategy, Hexagon has formed an Innovation Hub. This …
IT Workers Likely to See Pay Increases in 2015, According to CareerBuilder’s New IT Forecast
1/29/2015 8:11:35 AM
Workers in the information technology industry hoping to see bigger paychecks and higher job prospects in the New Year may just get their wish. According to a new survey from CareerBuilder, more than half of IT employers (54 percent) plan to add full-time, permanent employees in the New Year, and nearly 9 in 10 percent will raise wages for current employees. Three in four IT …
How to Retire Comfortably – Financial Services Company Reveals Secrets
1/27/2015 7:12:28 PM
VICTORIA, Australia January 2015 – Most business owners don’t spend a lot of time nurturing the growth of their superannuation or understanding how their fund is progressing during their working years. When they consider saving for the future , many business owners don’t even bother with superannuation – they believe their businesses will provide them with enough to retire …
CIHs Help Employers Comply with New OSHA Reporting Requirements
CIHs Help Employers Comply with New OSHA Reporting Requirements
1/27/2015 8:23:48 AM
In the past, employers under the federal jurisdiction of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) were required to report all workplace fatalities and when three or more workers were hospitalized in the same incident.  This all changed on January 1st of this year when new OSHA reporting requirements went into effect.   As of 2015, employers are now required …
Texas IAQ Professionals Share Information about Mold Exposure and Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Texas IAQ Professionals Share Information about Mold Exposure and Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
1/26/2015 6:43:05 PM
When a home or building suffers a water incursion or high humidity levels, mold can quickly begin to grow and impact the indoor air quality (IAQ). When this occurs it can create an indoor environment with elevated levels of microbial contaminants in the air that people breathe.   Elevated levels of mold can cause allergies, trigger asthma and result in infections in some …
Tableau to Open Office in Washington, D.C.
1/26/2015 9:20:12 AM
Tableau Software, a global leader in rapid-fire business analytics software, today announced that it will open an office in Washington, D.C. The company will host a recruiting happy hour on January 26, 2015 to meet with the community and candidates to discuss open and future positions. The Tableau happy hour will take place at the W Hotel Washington, D.C., from 6:00-8:00 …
Diesel Exhaust, Particulate Matter and Indoor Air Quality Concerns in Puerto Rico
Diesel Exhaust, Particulate Matter and Indoor Air Quality Concerns in Puerto Rico
1/26/2015 9:06:55 AM
Diesel engines provide power for a wide variety of vehicles, heavy equipment and other machinery used in many industries across Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. The exhaust from these diesel engines contains a mixture of gases and very small particles that can create a health hazard if not properly controlled for not only workers using the equipment, but also for people in …
Total Signs First Global Agreement with IndustriALL Global Union
1/23/2015 12:21:22 PM
Total strengthens its commitment as a responsible employer by signing a global agreement today with international union federation IndustriALL Global Union, which represents more than 50 million workers in 140 countries in the energy, mining and manufacturing sectors. Signed in Davos, Switzerland by Patrick Pouyanné, Chief Executive Officer of Total, and Jyrki Raina, General …
Deutsche Post DHL plans to create up to 10,000 new jobs by 2020
Deutsche Post DHL plans to create up to 10,000 new jobs by 2020
1/23/2015 11:03:15 AM
Deutsche Post DHL is set to create several thousands of jobs over the coming years. As a result of continued sustainable growth in the parcel business, the Group is anticipating an increased demand for labor equivalent to as many as 10,000 new positions by 2020 in parcel delivery. By 2025 the total number of new jobs could be as high as 20,000. For the purposes of operational …
Beth Hendriks Joins SciQuest as Chief Technology Officer
1/21/2015 11:06:32 AM
SciQuest  Inc. (NASDAQ: SQI), a leading provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, today announced that EMC executive Beth Hendriks will be joining the company as its new chief technology officer. In this role, she will be responsible for enhancing the breadth and depth of the SciQuest Spend Management Suite while accelerating technology and …
Stanley Tsiamoulis The First Australian Ever To Be Selected To Work With Multi-Millionaire Shaqir Hussyin’s Inner Circle Mastermind
Stanley Tsiamoulis The First Australian Ever To Be Selected To Work With Multi-Millionaire Shaqir Hussyin’s Inner Circle Mastermind
1/20/2015 10:00:00 PM
Stanley Tsiamoulis the CEO and Founder of ZenethCulture had been seeking a reputable business partner to work along-side with in relation to online marketing. Upon his in-depth research Stanley travelled to London, UK and on Friday, 5th December 2014 personally met for the first time, Shaqir Hussyin the amazing 26 year old …
Preventing Future IAQ Problems during Construction Projects in Puerto Rico
Preventing Future IAQ Problems during Construction Projects in Puerto Rico
1/20/2015 2:46:13 PM
There are many factors that take place during the construction of a home or building that could potentially cause future indoor air quality (IAQ) problems for building occupants.  These may include everything from the materials selected for the project and construction techniques to how building materials are stored.   A major issue often revolves around water damage and …
Spring 2015 CIH Exam Application Deadline is less than Two Weeks Away
Spring 2015 CIH Exam Application Deadline is less than Two Weeks Away
1/20/2015 11:06:54 AM
For those industrial hygiene professionals that have made 2015 the year that they plan to take their careers to the next level by becoming a Certified Industrial Hygienist® (CIH®), an important date occurs in less than two weeks.  Applicants for the CIH program have until February 1st to submit their completed applications in order to be eligible to take the spring …
UltraViolet Devices Hires Veteran Sales and Marketing Executive for Expanding Airside Division
UltraViolet Devices Hires Veteran Sales and Marketing Executive for Expanding Airside Division
1/20/2015 10:59:06 AM
UltraViolet Devices, Inc. (UVDI), a leading provider of ultraviolet (UV) technology for disinfection and energy reduction, and molecular filtration technologies, is pleased to announce the addition of Mr. David Heidel as their Director, Airside Sales and Marketing   In his new position, Mr. Heidel is responsible for UVDI sales, business objectives and marketing strategies …
2015 Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference offers Countless Benefits to Sponsors and Exhibitors
2015 Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference offers Countless Benefits to Sponsors and Exhibitors
1/20/2015 10:22:52 AM
With the 2015 Northeast Indoor Air Quality & Energy Conference less than three months away, numerous companies and organizations involved with these important issues have already secured exhibit space and sponsorship opportunities for this highly anticipated event.    Sponsors receive wide-spread exposure throughout New England and the rest of the country and will be …
Artic Blasts can Result in Burst Pipes and Mold in Texas Homes & Buildings
Artic Blasts can Result in Burst Pipes and Mold in Texas Homes & Buildings
1/19/2015 11:55:20 AM
Texas and the Gulf Coast have already experienced a number of weather systems this winter that have brought exceptionally cold weather to the region.  Many of these areas are not used to these extreme frigid temperatures and can be especially vulnerable to freezing pipes in homes and buildings.   As water freezes, it expands and can put tremendous pressure on both metal and …
The search for Britain’s Healthiest Company is on
1/19/2015 11:22:15 AM
Vitality Health (formerly PruHealth), the health insurer and wellness programme provider and Mercer , the global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement and investments, have today launched Britain’s Healthiest Compan y 2015 .  It aims to find and celebrate the country’s most outstanding organisations demonstrating best practice and innovative approaches to …
Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa, Maldives Appoints Allwyn Drego As New General Manager
1/19/2015 10:34:27 AM
Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa, Maldives appointed its new General Manager, Allwyn Drego. Drego was the Hotel Manager for Shangri-La Hotel, Mumbai, India from 2012 to 2013 and the iconic Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 2013 to 2014 before joining us in Maldives. Before his career with Shangri-La, Drego was the pre-opening and opening General Manager of …