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New Research Finds Employees Feel Surprisingly Trusted but Inefficiencies Abound in How We Work


A surprising 9 out of 10 full-time U.S. employees believe their boss trusts them to get their job done regardless of where and when they do their work.  And, while additional data indicates employees have become upbeat about their increasingly flexible workplaces, inefficiencies abound in how workers use technology and communicate, and there is a lack of training and infrastructure available to support flexible work.

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Beware of Scammers Claiming You Owe Fine for Missing Jury Duty


Jury Duty Scam Alert Scammers are big on hiding behind fake names and titles. Some pretend to work in government or law enforcement to sound more credible. In fact, we’ve heard from hundreds of people who got calls from fake ‘court officials’ about jury duty. In the calls, fraudsters claimed to be court officers, accused people of skipping jury duty and said they had to pay a fine immediately or face arrest. If you get a call like that, hang up. That’s not a real official calling.

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Code Blue Innovations Releases New Smartphone App That Will “Blow Up” Boring Meetings and Release Creativity

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Ever been forced to participate in a boring, unconstructive meeting? Now there’s a new way to shake things up and spark a more creative and productive workflow. Meeting Bomb is a 5-star-rated, easy-to-use smartphone app that serves up quotes, challenges and questions – known as “sparks” – that anyone can use to change their own thinking or share with the team to stimulate new ways of seeing and solving issues.

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New K2 Screening With Advanced Detection Capability Available to Employers

Drug_Testing_Tavorro_Jobs, announced today the introduction of its advanced screening process for the detection of K2 (synthetic marijuana) through a highly efficient test., a division of SECON, has demonstrated that the new process can identify many of the new synthetic cannabinoid compounds being sold on the street today, making it highly successful in detecting the presence of the drug as compared to previous drug screening protocols. “’s new test detects compounds at lower levels than previous tests,” said James E. Hyman, CEO of SECON’s parent company Community Education Centers (CEC). “We are able to perform an extremely comprehensive screening test that is cost-effective and provides initial results within 24 hours. This new test helps counter one of the major reasons for the growth in popularity of Synthetic Marijuana: its previous difficulty of detection.”

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New Threat Report Illustrates Need for Safe Enablement of SAAS Applications


Palo Alto Networks, the next-generation security company, today announced the latest edition of its Application Usage and Threat Report (AUTR) completed by the Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 Threat Intelligence team. The report, based on data from more than 7,000 enterprises worldwide, showcases real-world trends in enterprise application usage and critical developments in how attackers are attempting to infect organizations. It also offers practical recommendations for preventing cyberattacks.

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EPA Updates Standards to Increase Safety and Protect the Health of America’s Farmworkers


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today increased protections for the nation’s two million agricultural workers and their families. Each year, thousands of potentially preventable pesticide exposure incidents are reported that lead to sick days, lost wages and medical bills but with changes to the Agricultural Worker Protection Standard the risk of injury or illness resulting from contact with pesticides on farms and in forests, nurseries and greenhouses can be reduced.

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Tax-filing Extension Expires Oct. 15 for Millions of Taxpayers

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Check Eligibility for Overlooked Tax Benefits The Internal Revenue Service today urged taxpayers whose tax-filing extension runs out on Oct. 15 to double check their returns for often-overlooked tax benefits and then file their returns electronically using IRS Free File system. About a quarter of the 13 million taxpayers who requested an automatic six-month extension this year have yet to file. Although Oct. 15 is the last day for most people, some still have more time, including members of the military and others serving in combat zone localities who typically have until at least 180 days after they leave the combat zone to both file returns and pay any taxes due.

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Employers and Individuals Beware of Fake Debt Collectors


Consumers across the country report that they’re getting telephone calls from people trying to collect on loans the consumers never received or on loans they did receive but for amounts they do not owe. Others are receiving calls from people seeking to recover on loans consumers received but where the creditors never authorized the callers to collect for them. So what’s the story?

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FTC Returns Money to Consumers Tricked into Buying Phony Health Insurance

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The Federal Trade Commission is mailing 6,832 checks totaling more than $1.1 million to consumers who lost money to a health insurance scam. In 2012, the FTC charged the Independent Association of Businesses (IAB) and Health Service Providers (HSP) defendants with violating the FTC Act and the FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule by deceiving consumers seeking comprehensive health insurance. Instead of health coverage, consumers received membership in IAB, an obscure trade association that provided purported discounts on services such as identity-theft protection, travel, and roadside assistance, and some healthcare related benefits that were subject to broad exclusions and limitations.

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Employees Confident About Paycheck Accuracy


Eighty-eight percent of employees are confident their paycheck is accurate, according to the 2015 “Getting Paid In America” survey recently conducted by the American Payroll Association. The “Getting Paid In America” survey by the APA asked “How certain are you that your payroll withholding and the net amount of your paycheck are correct each payday?”  In response, 88 percent of survey participants said they are very certain or certain their paycheck is correct each payday.

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