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For US unions, holiday begins somber election countdown - Reuters

For US unions, holiday begins somber election countdown - Reuters | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
WINA AM 1070For US unions, holiday begins somber election countdownReutersBut as the United States pauses for a national holiday honoring the union movement, there is a growing sense that labor's ability to deliver politically is fading just as it...
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Save Mart names new labor relations director - Sacramento Bee

Save Mart names new labor relations director - Sacramento Bee | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Save Mart names new labor relations directorSacramento BeeSave Mart Supermarkets, mired in a stalemate with its labor union over a new contract, named a new chief human resources officer Friday.
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Judge Orders Maryland Dept. of Human Resources to Cease ...

Judge Orders Maryland Dept. of Human Resources to Cease ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Source: Koba Institute, Inc. Silver Spring, MD, August 30, 2012 --(PR.com)-- In a ruling that is startling in its implications, a Montgomery County Circuit Court judge has ordered the Maryland Department of Human Resources ...
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Human Resource executives: Tight budgets, brain drain challenge federal ... - Baltimore Sun

Human Resource executives: Tight budgets, brain drain challenge federal ... - Baltimore Sun | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Human Resource executives: Tight budgets, brain drain challenge federal ...Baltimore SunFifty-five federal executives told the Partnership for Public Service that their main challenges were declining budgets, high turnover due in part to...
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G.O.P. Platform Seeks to Weaken Powers of Unions - NYTimes.com

G.O.P. Platform Seeks to Weaken Powers of Unions - NYTimes.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Unlike in the past, this year's Republican platform in Tampa, Fla., does not contain any sympathetic nods to the nation's labor unions, which have become among the Republicans' most formidable political foes.
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Mystic Seaport workers reject union bid - Boston.com

Mystic Seaport workers reject union bid - Boston.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
CBS LocalMystic Seaport workers reject union bidBoston.comMichael Cass, National Labor Relations Board examiner who supervised the balloting, said Friday's vote was 145-90.
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Government Union Bosses Target Nevada's Beleaguered Private ...

Government Union Bosses Target Nevada's Beleaguered Private ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
National Institute for Labor Relations Research ... But Big Labor is outraged by the possibility that the private business compensation could ever grow, anywhere, for any period of time, faster than government compensation.
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Free Speech is not Protected at Work but Some things you say may be.

Prime among these is the National Labor Relations Act, NLRA, that affords protection to employees engaged in “protected concerted activity” as defined under Section 7 of the NLRA. ...
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Labor Unions Call For 'Second Bill Of Rights,' Encourages - HiSleek!

Labor Unions Call For 'Second Bill Of Rights,' Encourages - HiSleek! | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
PHILADELPHIA — Tens of thousands of labor movement supporters came together in Philadelphia Saturday for a rally meant to demonstrate its political clout ahead of the party conventions and the presidential election.
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The Department of Labor « HR Strategies

The Labor Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA): deals with the relationship between a union and its members, and is administered by the Office of Labor Management Standards (OLMS). Employee Polygraph ...
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How I Got Here: Rich Floersch of McDonald's - Businessweek

How I Got Here: Rich Floersch of McDonald'sBusinessweekAs chief human resources officer at McDonald's (MCD), he believes there are three crucial elements to maintaining a successful business: making sure you have the right talent, creating the...
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The Dust-Up Over HR Standards - Human Resource Executive Online

The Dust-Up Over HR Standards - Human Resource Executive Online | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The Dust-Up Over HR StandardsHuman Resource Executive OnlineThose of you who are not deeply into the human resource function in corporations cans
be forgiven for not knowing about the nasty little fight going on between the HR Policy Association and...
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Both sides lost in labor debacle - Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Both sides lost in labor debacle - Muskogee Daily Phoenix | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Both sides lost in labor debacleMuskogee Daily PhoenixA rough chapter in the history of Muskogee labor relations came to a close Friday with no winner in sight.
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Unions Find Plenty to do at Democrat Convention Despite Bosses ...

Unions Find Plenty to do at Democrat Convention Despite Bosses ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
National Institute for Labor Relations Research ... Labor donations to the Charlotte convention aren't expected to match that of the 2008 convention in Denver, when large labor unions contributed $8 million.
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Dirty Celebrities » Blog Archive » Your Investigation Can Backfire ...

How that investigation is conducted and what restraints are placed on employees in the interest of preserving confidentiality have come under scrutiny by the National Labor Relations Board in a recent decision.
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Sixel: Be careful when seeking confidentiality - Houston Chronicle

Sixel: Be careful when seeking confidentiality - Houston Chronicle | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Sixel: Be careful when seeking confidentialityHouston ChronicleThe National Labor Relations Board ruled earlier this summer that a hospital in Arizona violated federal labor law by asking one of its employees not to discuss its internal...
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Labor Relations Today : Labor & Employment Lawyers & Attorneys

Chicago Teachers File Strike Notice: Stephen Sawchuk of Education Week writes that the Chicago Teachers Union filed a notice of intent to strike yeste.
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Nikki Haley ties Obama to Boeing labor dispute - PolitiFact

Nikki Haley ties Obama to Boeing labor dispute - PolitiFact | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Kansas.comNikki Haley ties Obama to Boeing labor disputePolitiFactFor Republicans, one of the clearest examples of ham-fisted government is a dispute last year between the airplane maker Boeing and the National Labor Relations Board.
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Shuttering related business won't stop union organizing — Business ...

in Employment Law,Human Resources. Think twice ... The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) filed unfair labor practice charges, demanding that the company reopen the facility and bargain with the union.
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Illinois Labor Unions Call Pension Options Unconstitutional - WJBD Online

Illinois Labor Unions Call Pension Options Unconstitutional - WJBD Online | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Illinois Labor Unions Call Pension Options UnconstitutionalWJBD OnlineSpringfield, IL -- Illinois labor unions say the legislature's idea of changing cost of living benefits to fix the pension systems is unconstitutional.
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All in a Day's Work® – NLRB: Internal Investigations Under Attack?

In a ruling that has sent shockwaves through the human resources world (Banner Estrella Medical Center Case Number 28-CA-023438), decided on July 30, 2012, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has now declared that ...
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Feds: Electricians, not longshoremen, get disputed Port of Portland jobs - OregonLive.com

OregonLive.comFeds: Electricians, not longshoremen, get disputed Port of Portland jobsOregonLive.comThe National Labor Relations Board decided Monday that union electricians, not longshoremen, are entitled to two jobs that were the subject of a...
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NLRB hands disputed port jobs back to electricians - Bizjournals.com

OregonLive.comNLRB hands disputed port jobs back to electriciansBizjournals.comThe National Labor Relations Board on Monday said a pair of hotly contested jobs that caused a near shutdown of the Port of Portland's container business belong to the...
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Upset Unions to Boycott, Picket DNC's Charlotte Convention ...

Upset Unions to Boycott, Picket DNC's Charlotte Convention ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Last year, when the DNC announced that it would be holding its convention in Charlotte, North Carolina—the least unionized state in the nation (in a stadium built by non-union labor!)—several unions claimed they would be ...
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Exclusive: Yahoo's Longtime HR Head David Windley Out - All Things Digital

Exclusive: Yahoo's Longtime HR Head David Windley Out - All Things Digital | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
All Things DigitalExclusive: Yahoo's Longtime HR Head David Windley OutAll Things DigitalAs I reported earlier today, new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is shaking up the human resources unit at the company.
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