Category: News

2 Smart Benefits of Doing Employee Background Checks

Your business is booming, and you’re looking forward to a month full of bustling sales. If the trend holds, it’s likely to be your best month of the year so far. Things couldn’t be any better. Well, save for one small problem—you’re shorthanded. One of your trusty employees was taken ill. Now, youR...

UBS Expects Truck Driver Shortage to Continue Until 2020

U.S. trucking companies should expect to struggle with finding new drivers at least until 2020, even if salaries have increased in the country, according to UBS economists. Based on Bureau of Labor Statistics data, a truck driver per-hour salary in December cost an average of $23.75. Companies usually need to adjust t...

More than Enough Reason to Fall in Love with the Swiss Alps

Switzerland: home of majestic mountains covered in crisp, white snow and picture-perfect, postcard-worthy views of Alpine pastures. But there’s more to this beautiful country than just its picturesque qualities. It is also home to the Alps, where skiers from all over the world meet to enjoy and experience the glorio...

On Police Patrol: What are the Essentials?

Being a police on patrol is never easy. There are days when you just sit in your patrol car and wait until your shift is over. Then, there will be times when you go beyond your shift and line of duty just to get your job done properly. But through it all, you should also consider your safety as an officer because your ...

Investment in UK Student Properties to Reach £5.3B in 2017

Brexit may have contributed to more transactions in the UK’s student accommodation sector, as investments would reach £5.3 billion by the end of 2017, according to a Savills analysis. A weaker pound after the referendum vote partly drove an increase in investor activity. Also, portfolios have provided superior inves...

The Quality of Doctors and Nurses That Make Up a Competent ER Team

Emergency medicine (EM) is a challenging and fast-paced subspecialty in medical practice. Most people do not realize it is also highly team-oriented. Along with ancillary personnel, physicians and nurses make up the heart and soul of the E.R. Let us have a rundown of the top qualities E.R. doctors and nurses must pos...

Truck Driving Job and Ways to Find it

Not everyone who can drive a car knows how to drive a truck. An ordinary car might have the same mechanism as a truck, but the driving experience is different. This is why truck drivers are required to have a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) before they can get any truck driving jobs. But the journey does not end on...

The Importance of Recycling Vehicles

Batteries and waste oil are only some examples of dangerous waste. According to the US Department of Energy, a litter of waste oil can already pollute millions of litres of water. People should be responsible enough to give time and effort in recycling and generate minimal waste as much as possible. One of the things t...

Three Relevance Factors Affecting Criminal Background Checks in NSW

Most NSW companies take employee police checks as they come. That is good, but there are particular issues of the relevance of an employee’s criminal background check that you should not ignore, too. These include the following: The Severity of the Offence Besides an offence being old, you will want to reconsider you...

Where’s the Best Place to Start a Business? Oklahoma!

If you’re planning to set up a business and be a boss, it’s probably best to know the most supportive city in the U.S. for a startup company. WalletHub.com listed Oklahoma City in Oklahoma as the top big city in the country for aspiring business owners. It analyzed 150 cities in the country based on 18 metrics, in...