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Recession Survey: 41% of Workers Believe We're Already in a Recession

Recession Survey: 41% of Workers Believe We’re Already in a Recession

—Limiting job offers: 36 percent say their company has restricted hiring——Letting staff go: 13 percent say workers have been laid off——Restructurings taking place: 19 percent say companies have undertaken a major reorganization——Feeling secure: Despite shakeups, 80 percent feel their job isn’t in jeopardy— NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Amid debate about whether the …

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Vaping cessation programs are becoming critical for today's workers - MedCity News

Vaping cessation programs are becoming critical for today’s workers – MedCity News

Vaping has become an increasing concern in the workplace, with almost 11 million adult Americans using vape products, according to the CDC. While many believe vaping is relatively harmless, more socially acceptable than smoking, and a useful tool to quit, nicotine is addictive and dangerous, no matter how it’s delivered. That’s why now’s the time …

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Mass layoffs and hiring freezes: Just 9% of tech workers feel secure about their jobs right now

Mass layoffs and hiring freezes: Just 9% of tech workers feel secure about their jobs right now

Just 9% of tech workers are feeling confident in their their job security, according to a June survey from Blind, the anonymous professional networking site. No doubt, job-market fears are being fueled by months of headlines about hiring freezes, job offers being rescinded and mass layoffs from burgeoning upstarts and tech giants alike, including Robinhood …

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Toronto is lagging behind other cities when it comes to the return of workers downtown. Will things ever get back to normal?

Toronto is lagging behind other cities when it comes to the return of workers downtown. Will things ever get back to normal?

A new study suggests that downtown Toronto’s economic recovery is lagging behind other urban centres and one of its authors says that it has now become clear that “we are not going back to normal.” The study, called “Death of Downtown?” used data from cell phone towers to track the return of people to the …

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Proposed expansion of U.S. EV credit 'good news for Canadian workers,' trade minister says | CBC News

Proposed expansion of U.S. EV credit ‘good news for Canadian workers,’ trade minister says | CBC News

The existential crisis confronting Canada’s automotive industry may finally be over. U.S. Democrats Sen. Chuck Schumer and Sen. Joe Manchin have agreed to propose doing away with a tax-credit plan that favoured American-made electric vehicles. Instead, the Senate majority leader and the West Virginia moderate are proposing an amendment to U.S. President Joe Biden’s climate …

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