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Expo gives students hands-on experience with manufacturing careers

Expo gives students hands-on experience with manufacturing careers | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
“As students from Peoria Heights and El Paso walked on a tour around Illinois Valley Plastic, Gina Gorman, a teacher at Peoria Heights High School, got a friendly nudge from a former student.”
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'Fight for 15' campaign - success or failure?

'Fight for 15' campaign - success or failure? | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Millions of dollars have been spent on this faux grassroots campaign purportedly led by workers.
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China awards model workers, urges stronger labor unions - CCTV News - CCTV.com English

China awards model workers, urges stronger labor unions - CCTV News - CCTV.com English | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
China awards model workers, urges stronger labor unions
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CAGC Launches Pro-Employee/Union Free Website to Counter NLRB Ambush Elections - Greensboro - Triad Business Journal

CAGC Launches Pro-Employee/Union Free Website to Counter NLRB Ambush Elections - Greensboro - Triad Business Journal | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Carolinas Associated General Contractors (CAGC) has launched a website to complement its robust Pro-Employee/Union Free resources to help the Carolinas' construction industry deal with union organizing activity and new "ambush election" rulings...
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Framing Labor Unions

Scott Wittkopf goes in-depth for a more progressive vision and messaging on one of the most critical economic issues of out time - Labor Unions.
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Tollway ends deal that guaranteed union labor on projects - Chicago Tribune

Tollway ends deal that guaranteed union labor on projects - Chicago Tribune | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The Illinois Tollway board has voted to scrap a 20-year-old agreement that requires contractors to use union workers on construction projects in exchange for assurances against strikes, slowdowns or walkouts.
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Labor Relations | Unions Get Free Pass From The NLRB When It Comes To Facebook Postings?

Labor Relations | Unions Get Free Pass From The NLRB When It Comes To Facebook Postings? | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Anyone who follows this labor blog (or even remotely monitors labor relations issues) knows employers have been getting hammered by the NLRB in recent years for disciplining employees for making inappropriate comments on Facebook (as well as...
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Giving the Local Economy a Boost: The Impact of Raising the Pennsylvania Minimum Wage to $10.10 Per Hour by County | The Keystone Research Center

Giving the Local Economy a Boost: The Impact of Raising the Pennsylvania Minimum Wage to $10.10 Per Hour by County | The Keystone Research Center | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Raise the minimum wage in Pennsylvania http://t.co/nOE1oiQgZ6 #uwua #pap2 #1u #p2 #labor #union #unions
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Unions Seek Presence In California Marijuana Business | NFIB

Unions Seek Presence In California Marijuana Business | NFIB | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Unions Seek Presence In California Marijuana Business
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Fight For $15 Expands to a Fight for Good Jobs - Talk Poverty

Fight For $15 Expands to a Fight for Good Jobs - Talk Poverty | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
On Wednesday morning, holding a sign that read “Show me $15 and a union,” Letrice Donaldson marched with around 200 people under gray skies through East Memphis, Tennessee.
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Overview of New NLRB Union Election Procedures | JD Supra

On December 12, 2014, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or the “Board”) issued a final rule that substantially revised its existing procedures for conducting union elections....
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Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board reverses decision to dismiss union charges against Pa. Convention Center - Philadelphia Business Journal

Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board reverses decision to dismiss union charges against Pa. Convention Center - Philadelphia Business Journal | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Jack E. Marino, hearing examiner at the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board, has reversed his prior to decision on the charges against the Convention Center. He said earlier that the PLRB had no jurisdiction.
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Qualcomm Appoints Michelle Sterling to Executive Vice President of Human Resources - NASDAQ.com

Qualcomm Appoints Michelle Sterling to Executive Vice President of Human Resources - NASDAQ.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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The Truth Behind the Labor Agenda | U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The Truth Behind the Labor Agenda | U.S. Chamber of Commerce | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Union membership is on the decline. Less than 7% of private sector workers were union members in 2014, a huge drop from the 1954 peak of 34.8%.
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That Civic San Diego Fight Is About Unions - Voice of San Diego

That Civic San Diego Fight Is About Unions - Voice of San Diego | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The assemblywoman's bill aims to give the City Council control over downtown development. But it also opens the door for greater labor involvement in downtown decision-making.
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Talent Retention: Animated Intro Video

Economic recovery is slowly taking hold. Caution has now been replaced by the need to take action as companies position themselves for growth. However the ...
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Teaching Machines to Think About HR - Human Resource Executive Online

Teaching Machines to Think About HR - Human Resource Executive Online | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
For all its promise for HR, big data and its ''machine-learning'' component still only give us facts about, and factual relationships within, our workforces; not conclusions based on the statistical analyses HR has always needed -- and always will...
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Raising the Minimum Wage to $15 Would Hurt Millions of Vulnerable People - Slate Magazine

Raising the Minimum Wage to $15 Would Hurt Millions of Vulnerable People - Slate Magazine | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The “Fight for 15” is just getting started. Last week, protesters gathered in cities across the country to demand a $15 hourly minimum wage, and at least some national politicians are heeding their call.
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The 4 Biggest HR Challenges For Startup Companies - Employment and HR - United States

The 4 Biggest HR Challenges For Startup Companies - Employment and HR - United States | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
It's no secret that the startup community is booming in Arizona. United States Employment and HR Fisher & Phillips LLP 24 Apr 2015
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Senate janitors and cooks walk out in fight for $15

Senate janitors and cooks walk out in fight for $15 | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Contract workers in federal buildings once again walked out and rallied with supporters on Wednesday as they continue pressing the federal government to raise employment standards. Workers ...
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Labor Reforms Sweep the Midwest

Labor Reforms Sweep the Midwest | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Even many industrial states are learning the benefits of right-to-work laws.
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Labor Unions, Business Lobby Clash Over Obama’s Bid For TPP “Fast Track” Authority

Labor Unions, Business Lobby Clash Over Obama’s Bid For TPP “Fast Track” Authority | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Rather than building support and momentum for fast track, introduction of the fast-track bill seems to have had the opposite effect of galvanizing opposition and spurring mobilization against it.
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Fiat Chrysler Proposes Bonus Plan to Improve Labor Relations in Italy | Labor / Employment Policy content from IndustryWeek

Fiat Chrysler Proposes Bonus Plan to Improve Labor Relations in Italy | Labor / Employment Policy content from IndustryWeek | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The plan will pay bonuses to autoworkers tied to "productivity, quality and profitability targets established in the 2015-2018 business plan."
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Why BYOD Could Lead To Lawsuits For Employers - Employment and HR - United States

Why BYOD Could Lead To Lawsuits For Employers - Employment and HR - United States | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Shayna Balch was a guest blogger for the Phoenix Business Journal on April 8, 2015. United States Employment and HR Fisher & Phillips LLP 17 Apr 2015
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Rally Backs Fines For Employers Paying Less Than $15 An Hour

Rally Backs Fines For Employers Paying Less Than $15 An Hour | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
HARTFORD — Mayors and legislators on Thursday rallied support for a bill that would fine large employers who pay their employees less than $15 an hour to reimburse the cost to the state for social services those employees are using.
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3 Reasons Why The Future of Work Requires A Close Partnership Between HR And IT

3 Reasons Why The Future of Work Requires A Close Partnership Between HR And IT | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Who's responsible for giving employees the flexibility the want? The CIO or the CHRO? Actually, it's both of them – and here are three good reasons why.
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