Notice Periods

Sparked by a post on LinkedIn, the big thing to talk about a few weeks ago was employee ghosting. This post, detailing how a recruiter couldn’t get ahold of an applicant, spawned a bunch of articles in the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, NPR and more. Setting aside the fact that the recruiter interviewed … [Read more…]

Does The 30% Ruling Matter?

Internationals in the Netherlands a have been in a tizzy this week about the announced changes to the 30% ruling. A Change.org petition has garnered nearly 8,000 signatures. So what’s all the op hef about? What is it? Qualified highly-skilled migrants are eligible for the so-called 30% ruling wherein you do not pay income tax … [Read more…]

Is Blogging Dead?

Google “Is blogging dead?” and you’ll get top search results from plenty of blogs, but also major traditional news outlets like The Guardian and Mother Jones. I didn’t search for this on a whim, I was listening to a backlog ofFreakonomics podcasts and in a live show, Stephen Dubner mentions how much he misses blogging. … [Read more…]