White House encourages agencies to boost unpaid leave for federal workers

The White House on Thursday encouraged federal agencies to expand access to family and medical leave opportunities. It’s a move President Biden will promote this afternoon in a speech marking the 30th anniversary of the enforcement of the Family and Medical Leave Act. The plan goes beyond the Family Medical Leave Act, which gives eligible […]

BlackRock plans to cut 500 workers after last year's market downturn – Yahoo Finance

black rock (black), the world’s largest asset manager, will lay off about 500 employees (about 3% of its workforce). According to an internal email confirmed by Yahoo Finance. The investment giant joins a growing number of Wall Street firms cutting jobs after last year’s market crash. Corporate America ramps up hiring freezes and job cuts. […]