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That Employee Who Smokes Costs The Boss $5,800 A Year
www.npr.org

A worker’s smoke breaks cost an employer even more than the increased costs of health care. Some employers charge higher health insurance premiums to employees who smoke or refuse to hire them altogether.

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Small Companies Offer Perks in Place of Health Insurance
www.washingtonpost.com

Small business owners continue to struggle to provide traditional health care benefits to their workers, but some are providing other unusual perks as an alternative to help attract and retain employees.

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LinkedIn gives users the ability to share photos, documents and presentations in updates
thenextweb.com

Less than a month after it introduced multimedia content to user€™ profile pages, LinkedIn has rolled out similar functionality today for status updates posted from the homepage.

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News Corp poised to challenge LinkedIn
www.thetimes.co.uk

The Wall Street Journal is expected to launch a social network in the coming months that will compete with LinkedIn as a platform for “like-minded people” to meet online and share ideas.

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Bonus.ly motivates workers with peer-to-peer bonuses
www.latimes.com

So how do you motivate unmotivated employees? One way is to offer traditional financial incentives such as annual bonuses or employee-of-the-month awards.

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Jobless claims climb 10,000 in latest week Economic Report
www.marketwatch.com

Jobless claims rose 10,000 to 354,000 in the latest week, above economists’ expectations. The four-week moving average rose to its highest level in a month.

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Majority of New Hires Say Job Is Not What They Expected
www.shrm.org

Six in 10 American workers say they’ve found aspects of a new job different from what they expected, indicating they may have felt misled during the interview process.

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Here’s What an Al-Qaeda HR Nightmare Looks Like
www.theatlanticwire.com

The Associated Press found something amazing: a note, addressed to an underperforming jihadist, berating him for a laundry list of failures.

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Monster’s “Wake Up Call” Viral Video Campaign
www.youtube.com

Need to find a better job? Check us out at: http://www.monster.com/ “Wake Up Call” with Brian Baumgartner for Monster.com Monster and Brian Baumgartner are …

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The latest Metropolitan Area Employment and Unemployment (Monthly) Update
www.bls.gov

Jobless rates were lower in April than a year earlier in 276 of the 372 metropolitan areas, higher in 78, and unchanged in 18. Nonfarm payroll employment was up in 274 metropolitan areas over the year, down in 88, and unchanged in 10.

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Employment Reaches A Five-Year High In May
www.careercast.com

CareerCast helps job seekers find a job, create a resume, get email job alerts, read career news and best job rankings. Employers post jobs to multiple sites.

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Check Out The New ‘Snapchat For Work’ App That Let’s You Gossip With Your Coworkers
www.businessinsider.com

It’s called O.T.R., which stands for “Off The Record.”

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Jobs2Web’s Doug Berg is Back
tech.mn

Just as Jobs2Web was a recruiting platform, TrackIF is a platform for marketing. The B2B e-commerce angle is where Berg sees the real revenue potential through affiliate marketing, white label offerings, and user data analytics.

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Here’s The Office You Get After Your New York Startup Becomes Worth $270 Million
www.businessinsider.com

Welcome to Yext’s new location.

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