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Employers may be able to make allowances for people returning to the workplace who have pandemic-related mental health challenges. <ins>(Shutterstock)</ins>

There are options for pandemic-stressed workers

Employees may seek mental health accommodations post-COVID

 

Many minimum-wage employees take jobs that aren’t fulfilling because they have no other options. <ins>(Shutterstock)</ins>

Nobody wants to work your terrible job

With Universal Basic Income, people can lead more meaningful lives

 

Under California law, there are certain cases in which employers may have to accommodate workers who don’t want to be vaccinated. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Employers may require COVID-19 vaccines in the workplace

Exemptions may be granted on religious grounds, or for people with disabilities

 

Harassment based on race, national origin and disability is prohibited in the workplace.<ins> (Shutterstock photo)</ins>

Workers should know their employment rights during COVID-19

Discrimination is prohibited under state and federal law

Harassment based on race, national origin and disability is prohibited in the workplace.<ins> (Shutterstock photo)</ins>
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San Francisco Post Office holding hiring workshops

Looking for a new career? The San Francisco Post Office is hiring,…

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(Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

$45M dedicated to advancing San Francisco workforce over next 3 years

The Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD) has announced that $45…

(Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Unemployment rates in Bay Area below state average

The unemployment rate in all nine Bay Area counties was below the…

In this Jan. 26, 2015 file photo, Jason Green wears a holster with bananas marked "Smith" and "Wesson" at a rally in support of open carry gun laws at the Capitol, in Austin, Texas. (Eric Gay/2015 AP)

New laws in 2016 show states are diverging on guns, voting

TRENTON, N.J. — Laws taking effect at the start of the new…

In this Jan. 26, 2015 file photo, Jason Green wears a holster with bananas marked "Smith" and "Wesson" at a rally in support of open carry gun laws at the Capitol, in Austin, Texas. (Eric Gay/2015 AP)
A recent report says San Francisco's economy and employment is on the rise, reviving itself after the recession with the greatest number of jobs in The City being in the office sector. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SF economy continues to flourish amid all-time employment high

San Francisco’s booming economy continued to flourish last year, with even some…

A recent report says San Francisco's economy and employment is on the rise, reviving itself after the recession with the greatest number of jobs in The City being in the office sector. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
AP Photo/Lynne SladkyIn this Oct. 28

Solid hiring provides little boost to wages — yet

Healthy job growth in the United States has reached a level of…

AP Photo/Lynne SladkyIn this Oct. 28
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A more vigorous US economy appears to be emerging

The U.S. economy has rebounded with vigor from a grim start to…

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AP Photo/Mike GrollThis April 22

US gains 288k jobs, most in 2 years; rate 6.3 pct.

U.S. employers added a robust 288,000 jobs in April, the most in…

AP Photo/Mike GrollThis April 22
AP file photoPresident Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union address Tuesday night.

Jobs, re-election on docket for State of the Union

Vilified by the Republicans who want his job, President Barack Obama will…

AP file photoPresident Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union address Tuesday night.
Laurie Bernstein

Solutions SF helps San Francisco's homeless find jobs

Laurie Bernstein is the new executive director at Solutions SF, a nonprofit…

Laurie Bernstein
Mike Koozmin/The ExaminerHappy together: Raj Seth and his colleagues rent co-working space together

Sharing work area more popular as virtual world grows

Before renting a table and some desk space at Sandbox Suites in…

Mike Koozmin/The ExaminerHappy together: Raj Seth and his colleagues rent co-working space together

Website hooks up interns, employers in SF

Alongside fellow co-founder Lauren Porat, Cari Sommer recently launched Urban Interns in…

Walking the walk: NJ Gov. Chris Christie to cut 1,200 public sector jobs

Since assuming office, Chris Christie has been relentlessly hammering home the message…

Over half of all new jobs created in the last year were created in Texas

Via Glenn Reynolds, Rich Lowry drops this amazing statistic into his column…

Congressional report: “The War on Western Jobs”

The Congressional Western Caucus, headed by Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., and Rep.…

What about the employment rate?

In a recession, experts eye unemployment charts every month looking for signs…