Labor and Employe...
Follow
Find
4.3K views | +4 today
 

From around the web

Labor and Employee Relations
What's happening in the world of labor and employee relations
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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 ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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."
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

ProofBox

ProofBox | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
MT @Union_Proof: It’s here! #ProofBox contains your comprehensive labor relations communication library http://t.co/7PNTgxPGPU #unionproof
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

A Cirrus Logic executive and SmallBizLady offer a simple tip for stopping employee turnover - Atlanta Business Chronicle

A Cirrus Logic executive and SmallBizLady offer a simple tip for stopping employee turnover - Atlanta Business Chronicle | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Whether you're running a small business or leading at a major corporation, you're probably intimately familiar with the issue of employee turnover — a perennial hit to productivity, morale and the bottom line.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

remove the duty of fair representation of employees who are not members of their collective bargaining units. | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government

remove the duty of fair representation of employees who are not members of their collective bargaining units. | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
#Petition: "Remove restrictions when it comes to labor unions and negotiations for wages & benefits, non-union." - http://t.co/dZrLAv9aSe
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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....
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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
/* Style Definitions */ span.prnews_span { font-size:8pt; font-family:"Arial"; color:black; } a.prnews_a { color:blue; } li.prnews_li {.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

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%.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Employers may not like NLRB General Counsel report on handbook rules | Employment & Labor Insider

Employers may not like NLRB General Counsel report on handbook rules | Employment & Labor Insider | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Thanks very much to David Phippen from our Metro D.C. Office for letting me get some depositions taken this week and allowing me to republish his analysis
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

From Occupy to City Hall: Meet the Woman Leading the Fight for $15 in Seattle | BillMoyers.com

From Occupy to City Hall: Meet the Woman Leading the Fight for $15 in Seattle | BillMoyers.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Kshama Sawant is shaking up the city's political establishment -- and making all the right enemies in her campaign for a living wage.
more...
No comment yet.