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SeaTac Workers Fight For Their $15 Wage | PopularResistance.Org

SeaTac Workers Fight For Their $15 Wage | PopularResistance.Org | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The workers were joined by a group of about 30 supporters, drawing attention to the company’s alleged wrongdoings, which include shirking the new $15 wage f (Despite winning $15 wage in an election, SeaTac workers have to fight for the wage
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Cincinnati reaches deal on pension reform

Cincinnati reaches deal on pension reform | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Cincinnati struck a deal with labor unions late on Tuesday to reform the city's troubled $2.4 billion pension system and eliminate an $862 million funding gap over the next 30 years, city officials said in a statement.
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What A Year Labor Unions Had In 2014

What A Year Labor Unions Had In 2014 | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
It was a busy year for labor unions, with victories and setbacks. The 2014 elections didn't go well for union-backed candidates, but some union causes -- such as minimum wage increases -- prospered.
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Human resources singled out as problem

Human resources singled out as problem | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
TEMISCAMING, QUE. — The inside of the Tembec mill is “hell. We're not respected and we're scared,” said one employee who has more than 20 years of seniority.
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3 Converging Trends That Are Changing The Future Of Work

3 Converging Trends That Are Changing The Future Of Work | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Lately, there’s been so much talk about “The Future of Work” that the drumbeat of “Prepare the way” is becoming quite loud and clear – and rightfully so. As we all become increasingly con…
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The Seeds of a New Labor Movement

The Seeds of a New Labor Movement | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
SEIU’s David Rolf—virtuoso organizer and mastermind of Seattle’s $15 minimum wage campaign—says labor needs radically new ways to champion worker interests.
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Labor Secretary Tom Perez pushes minimum wage hike, unions, paid leave and job training - Boston Business Journal

Labor Secretary Tom Perez pushes minimum wage hike, unions, paid leave and job training - Boston Business Journal | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Labor Secretary Tom Perez outlined his vision for a more collaborative American workplace -- one where workers get higher wages and have more of a say in how their businesses operate -- at a speech Monday at the National Press Club.
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Jimmy John’s Workers Forced Into Cruel Agreement - YouTube

"If you're considering working at a Jimmy John's sandwich shop, you may want to read the fine print on your job application. A Jimmy John's employment agreem...
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NLRB Ups the Stakes for Successor Employers | JD Supra

A recent National Labor Relations Board decision could significantly increase the damages that employees can recover against an employer that acquires a business but refuses to hire the...
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After Leaving UNCF, Labor Union Goes With Thurgood Marshall College Fund - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

After Leaving UNCF, Labor Union Goes With Thurgood Marshall College Fund - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio After Leaving UNCF, Labor Union Goes With Thurgood Marshall College Fund Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio One of the largest labor unions in the country has decided to partner with the Thurgood Marshall College...
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Gates & Sons Can't Cut Benefits After Strike, National Labor Relations Board Says - KCUR

Gates & Sons Can't Cut Benefits After Strike, National Labor Relations Board Says - KCUR | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Gates & Sons Can't Cut Benefits After Strike, National Labor Relations Board Says KCUR A three-member panel of the National Labor Relations Board says Kansas City-based Gates & Sons Barbeque engaged in an unfair labor practice after workers...
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Fight Early and Fail Fast: 15 Business Lessons in 15 Years

Fight Early and Fail Fast: 15 Business Lessons in 15 Years | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
There’s a lot to learn from so many years in business. Here are a few of the most important things I've picked up along the way.
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$FRP: National Labor Relations Board Agrees; FairPoint Acting In Good Faith - Stock News Wires

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRP), a leading communications provider, today announced that it ...
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NYC Labor May Break With Police Union

NYC Labor May Break With Police Union | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Labor has been silent so far about Patrick Lynch, the police union leader who is publicly campaigning against Mayor Bill de Blasio.
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Recent campaigns helping Pittsburgh unions find their footing

Recent campaigns helping Pittsburgh unions find their footing | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Pittsburgh’s union past has become the foundation of future unionization.
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Maryjo Charbonnier Appointed as Chief Human Resources Officer for Wolters Kluwer

ALPHEN AAN DEN RIJN, Netherlands, Dec. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wolters Kluwer announces that Maryjo Charbonnier will join the company per January 2
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How the living wage movement is re-energising the US left - New Statesman

How the living wage movement is re-energising the US left - New Statesman | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Rather than waiting for a presidential knight or knightess in shining armour, progressives are getting back to basics and organising from the bottom-up.
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Corporate Politicians Feeling the Heat — 15 NOW!

Corporate Politicians Feeling the Heat — 15 NOW! | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
New chapters of 15 Now, the movement we initiated in Seattle last January, have formed in over 20 cities nationwide.
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A timeline of the Saskatoon transit lockout - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

A timeline of the Saskatoon transit lockout - Saskatoon StarPhoenix | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A timeline of the Saskatoon transit lockout
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BREAKING LABOR NEWS: 16 Arrested at Anti... - Global Revolution LIVE | Facebook

BREAKING LABOR NEWS: 16 Arrested at Anti Wal-Mart Action #FightFor15
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National Labor Relations Board issues complaint against Alaris | Politicker NJ

National Labor Relations Board issues complaint against Alaris http://t.co/fIJfYLpJ5J
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NYC To Raise Wages For Thousands At Bottom Of The Pay Scale

NYC To Raise Wages For Thousands At Bottom Of The Pay Scale | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Sept 29 (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to expand the city's living wage measure to include thousands of additional workers, as well as increase the amount workers are paid under the law, the New York Times reported on Monday.
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How the NLRB Is Flexing Its Political Muscle - Corporate Counsel (registration)

How the NLRB Is Flexing Its Political Muscle - Corporate Counsel (registration) | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Corporate Counsel (registration) How the NLRB Is Flexing Its Political Muscle Corporate Counsel (registration) Why, some wondered, would the National Labor Relations Board consider dropping 30 years of precedent by suddenly considering a new...
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GOP Senators unveil National Labor Relations Board overhaul - Politico

GOP Senators unveil National Labor Relations Board overhaul - Politico | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Politico GOP Senators unveil National Labor Relations Board overhaul Politico Republican Sens.
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