Posts tagged with 'holidays'
Happy Valentine's Day
Should We Make Super Bowl Monday a National Holiday?Back in the day, when baseball reigned supreme as the "great American pastime," it would have been unthinkable for anyone to suggest a national holiday be set aside to honor the sport. But that's just what's happening now, only it's not baseball, but football that's getting the attention.Read the rest of this entry »
The day after the Super Bowl should be a national holiday declares Kraft Heinz. The giant food company ...
Merry Chrismukkah and Happy Festivus From Green Key ResourcesFrom all of us here at Green Key Resources we wish you a wonderful Chrismukkah!Read the rest of this entry »
What, you never heard of that? Not a fan of The O.C. obviously, so you don't know that Seth Cohen made up the holiday to combine his father's Hanukkah and his mother's Christmas -- not to mention getting presents for 8 days.
With the start of Hanukkah coinciding this year with Christmas ...
Survey: Majority of Employers Offer Premium Pay For Holiday WorkAre you one of those workers who volunteers -- or is required -- to work holidays? If so, there's a good chance your employer pays a premium for working on a day when the shop is closed.Read the rest of this entry »
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) says a majority of employers pay a premium for employees who will work on Christmas or New Year.
The 250,000 member organization annually surveys a sample ...
Science Says We Worry Too Much Over GiftingIf you've been struggling over just the perfect gifts to give this season, here's some good news: Don't bother. Most people don't care and would be equally happy -- maybe even more so -- with something useful, even if it didn't require much thought.Read the rest of this entry »
Researchers -- yes, even gift-giving has been studied -- are finding that those long-held beliefs about the best gifts being a surprise, specially picked out ...
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From all of us at Green Key Resources, we wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving.
In Honor of Our VeteransRead the rest of this entry »
Green Key Resources salutes America's military veterans on this Veterans Day.
Many Employers Plan to Keep Some Seasonal WorkersWith the holiday season rapidly approaching, seasonal hiring is in full swing with retailers nationwide expected to bring on between 640,000 and 690,000 temporary workers, according to the National Retail Federation.Read the rest of this entry »
At the lower end, that would be almost 100,000 fewer seasonal workers than in 2013. However, since that holiday season more shoppers than ever have done some or even all their spending online, cutting the need ...
Fair Warning -- Monday Is National Boss' DayIf you show up to work empty-handed on Monday and wonder why the boss isn't her usual cheery self, don't blame us. We're blogging today to remind you that Monday is National Boss' Day.Read the rest of this entry »
You don't have to do a dance routine or fete the boss in song, or do a video like this