Medical Marijuana and Work

Medical Marijuana and Work

The law specifies that marijuana is covered under “rebuttable presumption.” In general, this means that an employee whose injury was the result of being intoxicated or under the influence of marijuana is not eligible for workers’ compensation.

The Benefits of Teamwork

The Benefits of Teamwork

 A new article in the American Psychology Association periodical, Monitor, shows the science is clear, teams work because of their Attitudes, Behaviors and Cognitive states of togetherness. Dr. Suzanne Bell wrote, “If a team is going to work it needs to bring together...
Hire Disabled Workers Confidently

Hire Disabled Workers Confidently

For many working with and evaluating persons with disabilities, we have come to rely on some quality programs that offer a lot in the way of resources. As part of my career wellness focus, I thought a post about some of those resources would be helpful for those in need. Here are some of these resources.

Career Wellness  – Work opportunities for the Disabled

Career Wellness – Work opportunities for the Disabled

Although there is a lot of good to be said about the low level of unemployability we are now going through, those with disabilities are getting a raw deal. The disabled are working more but still suffer in terms of lower employment numbers. In a recent release by the...
Career Wellness – Big Data Jobs on the Rise

Career Wellness – Big Data Jobs on the Rise

The Board of Labor Statistics says the employment of mathematical science occupations is projected to grow 27.9 percent from 2016 to 2026, which is much faster than the average for all occupations, and will result in about 50,400 new jobs.