Employment Discrimination Red Flags During the Interview Process
This article will explore the warning signs to watch out for during the job application process and interviews, discuss relevant California laws and highlight valuable support resources for those facing discrimination.
Can I Get Fired For Calling In Sick?
In California, employees are entitled to protected sick leave under the state’s labor laws. This means you have the right to take time off from work when you’re genuinely ill or need to care for a sick family member.
The Importance of a Professionally Drafted Resume for Job Seekers in California
In today’s competitive job market, having a professional and polished resume is essential for job seekers to stand out. In addition, a professionally drafted resume can showcase your skills and experience and improve your odds of being hired or promoted.
Employee or Independent Contractor?
Misclassification of employment status is an all too common problem in California, with many employers improperly classifying their workers as independent contractors instead of employees. Improper classification can be the result of a mistake but may be the result of...
California Minimum Wage Increases Effective In 2023
California minimum wage increases effective in 2023.
Additional Employment Law Changes for 2022
Employment Law Changes in California for 2022 This year’s new laws included several employment-related bills signed by Governor Gavin Newsom, including bills aimed at prohibiting quotas that interfere with employees’ ability to take breaks and combatting wage theft...
California Minimum Wage Increases by City for 2022
California Minimum Wage Increases by City California has consistently paved the way nationwide for consistent minimum wage increases and``` leads the country with 4 of the top 5 minimum wage cities in the US. Emeryville and Mountain View, California top the chart at...
Discrimination In The Workplace For Being A Trump Supporter
If you are like most people in the United States, you already know all about the presidential election and how Joe Biden won the election. At the same time, you're probably aware of all the political tension that is also going on. This past year has been a very tough...
What is Quid Pro Quo and How to Deal with It
There is an excellent chance that you have heard the term ‘quid pro quo’ at some point in your life. It’s even made its way into pop culture, and as a result, you’ve probably wondered exactly what it means. Translated directly from the original Latin, Quid pro quo means ‘something for something.’