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Building cleaners launch ads as strike deadline approaches

Building cleaners launch ads as strike deadline approaches | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A day before contentious contract negotiations resume between building owners and cleaners, the workers' union will begin airing a TV ad asking whether $47,000 a year is enough to raise a family in the city.
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The NCAA is Doomed — and They Know It

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With the recent ruling of the National Labor Relations Board in favor of the athletes at Northwestern, the whole order of college athletics finds itself at a ti (The NCAA is Doomed and They Know It - With the recent ruling of the National Labor...
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GM seeks new PR boss, replaces human resources chief

GM seeks new PR boss, replaces human resources chief | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
General Motors today said its public-relations chief is leaving and appointed a new head of human resources, with both moves effective immediately.
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NLRB (National Labor Relations Board) Begins Public Hearings on Proposed New Election Rules | The National Law Review

NLRB (National Labor Relations Board) Begins Public Hearings on Proposed New Election Rules | The National Law Review | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board yesterday began public hearings on proposed changes to its rules governing representation elections. The proposed rules were published in the Federal Register on February 6, 2014.
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France Just Created A Law That Makes It Illegal For Anyone To Work Past 6 PM

France Just Created A Law That Makes It Illegal For Anyone To Work Past 6 PM | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
French labor unions have signed a law requiring employees to shut off their smartphones at exactly 6 p.m, preventing bosses from hounding workers after they have fulfilled the hours they are responsible for.
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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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Labor unions saved Ford in our 'darkest' hour: Bill Ford

Labor unions saved Ford in our 'darkest' hour: Bill Ford | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Labor unions, blamed for the financial woes of other car companies, actually helped save Ford Motor, Bill Ford tells CNBC.
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Unions and the Battle for Hearts and Minds | Blogging4JobsBlogging4Jobs

Unions and the Battle for Hearts and Minds | Blogging4JobsBlogging4Jobs | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
There are always two sides in a fight over unions and representation. Every union election is a battle for the hearts and minds of the undecided.

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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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The Not-So-Surprising Lessons From Top-Down Employee Engagement - Business 2 Community

The Not-So-Surprising Lessons From Top-Down Employee Engagement - Business 2 Community | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
“RT @B2Community: The Not-So-Surprising Lessons From Top-Down Employee Engagement http://t.co/Y1uciQXotZ”;
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How to Win The Battle for Chinese Talent

by Michael Whelan I have always jokingly told my friends that if China has the same incidence of characters as the rest of humanity, then its stands to reason that there are more geniuses, thieves,...
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Facing crisis, AFL-CIO tops turn further from struggle - The Militant

InsideCounsel Facing crisis, AFL-CIO tops turn further from struggle The Militant The AFL-CIO will encourage “worker centers” like “OUR Walmart” and “Fight for 15” to affiliate.
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How NOT to respond to an employee's posting on Facebook

How NOT to respond to an employee's posting on Facebook | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
It's true, the National Labor Relations Board has been pretty nitpicky about how companies respond to employee posts on social media. But the action this company took was just plain dumb. The cas...
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Sweden faces mail service shut-down, as union threatens strike | Post & Parcel

Postal workers in Sweden look set to take industrial action from Wednesday, over a wage dispute.
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Ballot Initiative Filed! The Fight for Fifteen Starts Playing Hardball in Seattle.

Ballot Initiative Filed! The Fight for Fifteen Starts Playing Hardball in Seattle. | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
15Now has been threatening a ballot initiative ever since Socialist Alternative party member Kshama Sawant won her Seattle City Council seat campaigning on a $15/hr minimum wage. Talks and hearings ...
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Future of Work: Four trends tipped to change the workplace

Future of Work: Four trends tipped to change the workplace | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Businesses need to learn to adapt to a changing workforce that involves more generations of workers, greater collaboration and more stakeholders, or risk becoming unattractive to employees and investors.
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Only We Can Feed the Labor Movement Fire - Working In These Times - Linkis.com

Only We Can Feed the Labor Movement Fire - Working In These Times - Linkis.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Only We Can Feed the Labor Movement Fire - Working In These Times http://t.co/1FkC3CCvme #Labor #Unions #Solidarity #ForwardTogether
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Made-in-America Company Paying 17-per-Hour Minimum Wage

Made-in-America Company Paying 17-per-Hour Minimum Wage | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Earth Friendly Products Senior Vice-President Kelly Vlahakis -Hanks on how her family’s company is able to afford paying entry-level workers $17 per hour.
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National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Weekly Summary of Decisions - March ... - The National Law Review

National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Weekly Summary of Decisions - March ... - The National Law Review | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Town Hall National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Weekly Summary of Decisions - March ... The National Law Review The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has updated their website with a weekly summary of decisions for the week of March 10-14, 2014.
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New Developments in Labor Relations

New Developments in Labor Relations | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Organizing looks different todayOrganized labor is experimenting with new types of organizing and other innovations to restore their relevance and credibility. They are doing this in three main ways.
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Employee calls cops on workplace food thief after jelly snacks go missing

“From the overpowering smell of egg sandwiches, to colleagues leaving dirty dishes in the sink, food can be a contentious issue in the workplace, and for one Pennsylvanian man it all became too much.”
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i would like to find work in parts sales

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National Labor Relations Board appointment to proceed shortly - InsideCounsel

National Labor Relations Board appointment to proceed shortly - InsideCounsel | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
“National Labor Relations Board appointment to proceed shortly InsideCounsel On Oct. 16, despite the government shutdown, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid filed a motion to continue with the consideration of Richard Griffin Jr.”
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Why Human Resources Needs Social Business

Why Human Resources Needs Social Business | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
“As companies identify more areas where social software can be put to use, the push to launch social software solutions from IT departments and specialty departments grows stronger.”
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Former Microsoft senior human resources manager accused of illegally moving ... - Redmond Reporter

Former Microsoft senior human resources manager accused of illegally moving ... - Redmond Reporter | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Former Microsoft senior human resources manager accused of illegally moving ...
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Public employee unions may make contempt requests against labor ...

On Friday attorneys representing six unions, including the Wisconsin Education Association Council, the American Federation of Teachers-Wisconsin, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees ...
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The Times They Are A-Changin' For Labor Union Organizing - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

The Times They Are A-Changin' For Labor Union Organizing - Mondaq News Alerts (registration) | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal The Times They Are A-Changin' For Labor Union Organizing Mondaq News Alerts (registration) In sharp contrast, the U.S.
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