Hello, blue-collar buddies! There are millions of us. We work the fast food scene, construction, maintenance, mechanics, home health, factory jobs, and drive semi-trucks among other things. We break our backs to help make sure America keeps running smoothly.
A lot of this crowd is made up of those of us who have endured the school of hard knocks. Single parents, high school dropouts, recovering addicts, and those who have put up with the scowl of the world because they donâ€™t believe they have to be in a pristine job to be happy. Some of us are very happy in our line of work.
The office just doesnâ€™t suit who we are. However, it is for some of those very reasons that some employers think they can get away with bending and flat out breaking the laws that govern employment. Below are three myths most companies would rather you not uncover. [Read more…] about 3 Blue-Collar Myths Addressed