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What is a Light Duty Job and Should I Accept?

If you have been injured on the job, your employer must generally give you time to recover. Depending on the circumstances that caused the injury to occur, you may receive workers' compensation benefits. At some point, your employer may ask you to return on light duty. How do you know if it's right to accept?   What Is a Light Duty Job?   A light duty job involves work such as answering phones, writing letters, or taking on other tasks that don't require heavy l...

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Is freelance the future of work?

 So, what does freelance mean?   Put simply, it is freelance jobs. Meaning people working not for a company but working for themselves. They find ordering customers, equip a working space, do some work and get paid. ''Freelancer'' as a term was used for the first time in Walter Scott`s Ivanhoe novel. The famous Swedish writer used ''freelancer'' to define a soldier of fortune.   What do freelancers do?   A variety of jobs...

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5 Blockchain Resources for Startups

Blockchain has received wide media coverage due to its astronomical growth in recent years. Other than being applied to cryptocurrency, blockchain technology can be applied in virtually every other kind of industry and business, and especially to startups. We’re going to delve into 5 blockchain resources that you’ll most likely need for your startup: Knowledge Technology Security Contract Staffing, general administration, marketing and publicity   Knowle...

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The World Is Crying Out For Blockchain Developers! Here Are The Skills You Need

Blockchain is still a relatively new technology, however, it is astounding how quickly it is changing the way transactions are carried out. As William Mougayar (author The Business Blockchain) puts it, “The blockchain cannot be described as just a revolution. It is a tsunami-like phenomenon, slowly advancing and gradually enveloping everything along its way by the forces of its progression”. Many businesses are now adopting blockchain. It is very likely that in five or ten years t...

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What Worker's Rights Do I Have in a Right-to-Work State?

Right to work is a phrase bandied about by politicians during every election cycle. It seems that Republicans are pro-law while Democrats are against it. But what exactly is right to work? It's much more simple than you'd imagine.   You're Not Forced Into A Union   Right-to-work states allow you to be employed without being forced into a union. Non-right-to-work states may allow for automatic unionization when you join a certain occupation. This requires you, as...