April / May 2015
Legal and Human Resources Issue

Kern Business Journal is a bi-monthly publication of the The Bakersfield Californian's Specialty Publications Division, with the assistance of the County of Kern, Kern Economic Development Corp. (KEDC) and the Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce. The journal showcases business and industry developments across Kern County. Everything from Bakersfield to Boron is covered!

Approximately 15,000 copies are mailed and distributed in selected newspaper racks. The journal’s target audience includes business owners and managers, investors, economic development advocates, and local, state and federal government officials.

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Featured Articles

Sick Leave

New mandatory sick leave policy takes effect in July.

Workers' Compensation

Five things every employer should know about workers' compensation.


Q&A with Rep. Kevin McCarthy

Distribution Centers

Kern County a prime target for nation's largest distribution centers.

Employee Recognition

Employee recognition programs reward hard-working employees and boost morale.

Non-Monetary Rewards

Ways to motivate employees without raising salaries.