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Unused Vacation Days? 'Plan for Vacation' Day is Jan. 30

Unused Vacation Days? 'Plan for Vacation' Day is Jan. 30

By Beth J. Harpaz | Jan 18
Stop making excuses. Start making plans. That's the message behind the second annual National Plan for Vacation Day. It's an effort by the travel industry to persuade Americans to use Jan. 30 as a day to schedule their vacations.

Witherspoon, Rhimes Among Founders of Anti-Harassment Group

Witherspoon, Rhimes Among Founders of Anti-Harassment Group

Jan 2
Reese Witherspoon, Shonda Rhimes and Jennifer Aniston are among hundreds of Hollywood women who have formed an anti-harassment coalition called Time's Up.

Judge: Rules Cited in Fire Chief's Firing Not Constitutional

Judge: Rules Cited in Fire Chief's Firing Not Constitutional

By Kate Brumback | Dec 21
Rules cited in the dismissal of an Atlanta fire chief that require city employees to get pre-clearance for outside employment are not constitutional, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.

Employment and Housing Have a Critical Impact on HIV Health

Employment and Housing Have a Critical Impact on HIV Health

Dec 19
Amida Care is advocating for the implementation of a 24-month HIV/AIDS Services Administration workforce readiness program where benefits remain in place while income and hours worked increase.

Bloomberg 50 Honors Gender/Wage Activist Natasha Lamb

Bloomberg 50 Honors Gender/Wage Activist Natasha Lamb

Dec 12
The Bloomberg 50 list recognizes the work of investor activist and sustainable wealth manager Natasha Lamb, managing partner at Arjuna Capital.

Will Misconduct Scandals Make Men Wary of Women at Work?

Will Misconduct Scandals Make Men Wary of Women at Work?

By Jennifer Peltz | Dec 11
Some women, and men, worry the same climate that's emboldening women to speak up about sexual misconduct could backfire by making some men wary of female colleagues.

NC Restaurant Fires Server Who Complained About Customer's Anti-Gay Note Online

NC Restaurant Fires Server Who Complained About Customer's Anti-Gay Note Online

Dec 7
A restaurant in North Carolina fired a server after he shared a photo of a customer's receipt online because it complained about him being gay.

Community Publication Says 'Hire Me! End AIDS with Jobs'

Community Publication Says 'Hire Me! End AIDS with Jobs'

Dec 6
Amida Care has published a special community publication, "Hire Me! End AIDS with Jobs," produced in partnership with many other community organizations.

Gay Man Says He was Fired from NJ Hospital for Wearing Makeup, Sues

Gay Man Says He was Fired from NJ Hospital for Wearing Makeup, Sues

Dec 4
A gay man from New Jersey says he was fired from his job at a hospital because of his sexuality and because he wore makeup.

Women's Entrepreneurship Day Convenes at United Nations

Women's Entrepreneurship Day Convenes at United Nations

Nov 16
The Annual International Women's Entrepreneurship Day [WED] convenes at the United Nations in New York City on Friday, November 17, 2017 to empower women and girls globally to help alleviate poverty.

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