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Unlike competitors, Target says it won't be raising workers' wages

Some of Target’s major competitors will be raising their minimum wage, but the Minneapolis-based retailer won’t be following suit. Wal-Mart kicked off a wage war after announcing last...

February 26, 2015

Bill would allow workers to refuse 'clopen' shifts, get schedule 3 weeks out

A new bill making its way through the state legislature would help assure hourly employees get a little more sleep between shifts. The proposal takes on “clopening,” a nickname for back...

February 23, 2015

Ready to hire: Mankato's Walmart Distribution Center will seek 400 workers

The Mankato WalMart Distribution Center, slated to open this summer, is ready to start building its workforce. KEYC reports that more 400 employees will be needed to staff the new 420,000 square...

February 21, 2015

Jobs, housing, high-speed Internet for outstate MN highlight DFL plan

For residents of small towns and rural areas in Minnesota it can be hard to find a job, hard to find training for the jobs that are available, hard to find a place to live, and even hard to get a...

February 18, 2015

The Business Of Letting Go

It’s Never Too Early for Succession Planning

February 17, 2015

Shattering The Glass Coffin

The business of dying is changing, as America secularizes and women start to take over the field.

February 17, 2015

Minnesota-based Andersen doling out $8M in bonuses to employees

Employees at Minnesota-based Andersen Corp. will split more than $8 million in bonuses as part of a profit-sharing program. The company, which is headquartered in Bayport, says eligible employees...

February 06, 2015

Guaranteed paid sick time for all MN employees? It may be coming

Democratic lawmakers introduced a bill that would guarantee paid sick time for basically all workers in Minnesota. The bill (SF 481), which was introduced in the Senate Monday, would make Minnesota...

February 04, 2015

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How Immigrants In The Twin Cities Build The Economy—And Revitalize Neighborhoods

A new report uncovers some surprising facts about the impact of immigrant-owned small businesses.

February 02, 2015

Thrill and panic: The Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge is hiring

If your dream job is letting ships pass beneath the Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge, get your resume together quickly. The City of Duluth has one single opening to be a full-time lift bridge operator at...

January 30, 2015

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