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Business | Clerical union workers fight with UAW over job reductions | The Detroit News

Business | Clerical union workers fight with UAW over job reductions | The Detroit News | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Detroit — The United Auto Workers is locked in a bitter labor dispute, but this time the union is not fighting for the workers. It’s fighting with them.
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'Day of Action' Planned by Occupy Movement

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(Document) NLRB complaint on Jimmy John’s labor violations in Minneapolis

(Document) NLRB complaint on Jimmy John’s labor violations in Minneapolis | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The following is a complaint from the National Labor Relations Board against Jimmy John's shops in Minneapolis for illegally firing and threatening workers who supporter a union. It was filed on Nov.
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U.S. Bank temp says Occupy post got her fired

U.S. Bank temp says Occupy post got her fired | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Kim Wangnoo said she figured her Facebook post was harmless...
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Canadian Labour Reporter - Article - Quebec Wal-Mart bargaining unit is decertified

Workers leave union after one year in the collective agreement...
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The UAW's Grand New Bargain and the Future of Organized Labor

The UAW's Grand New Bargain and the Future of Organized Labor | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
What does the UAW's latest deal tell us about what a 21st century middle-class manufacturing job looks like?
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UFCW wins at National Beef Packing in Dodge City

UFCW wins at National Beef Packing in Dodge City | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Employees at the National Beef Packing Co.
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Occupy Omnibus: From Philosophy to Art, 10 Essential Books on Protest

Occupy Omnibus: From Philosophy to Art, 10 Essential Books on Protest | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
What Billie Holiday has to do with Burma, growing your own marijuana, and the American Revolution.
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Union official suggests step away from Washington - Ben Smith

Union official suggests step away from Washington - Ben Smith | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
As I wrote yesterday, the succession fight inside the giant public workers union AFSCME will be a major labor crucible next year, and I spoke today to Danny Donohue, the main challenger to Secretary Treasurer Lee Saunders, who will have the support...
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Union Rep: Waldbaum’s Workers Unwilling to Shoulder Burden

Union Rep: Waldbaum’s Workers Unwilling to Shoulder Burden | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Anton Community Newspaper, covers news, sports, opinion and events in the local communities of Long Island, New York State, US.
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Retail workers organize H&M outlet

Retail workers organize H&M outlet | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A group of young workers at the trendy H&M chain have managed to form a union, helping UFCW to breaking into the small retail market.
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New “Unity Unions” Self-Organize to Confront Workplace Abuses

New “Unity Unions” Self-Organize to Confront Workplace Abuses | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
“[We] organize to end exploitation in the workplace. We train workers in their rights, develop new community leaders, and take direct action against injustice to achieve real victories.” This work sounds a lot like what unions do.
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Social Media Basics for Human Resources

Social Media Basics for Human Resources | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
There's a lot of talk these days about social media and how organizations need to be involved. On the HR side, there are many facets. Obviously there are many topics – legal issues and employee usage considerations, ...
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Drafting Social Media Policies to Minimize Legal Risk of an NLRB Complaint

Drafting Social Media Policies to Minimize Legal Risk of an NLRB Complaint | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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‘Atlas Shrugged’ film producers replacing 100,000 DVD’s after mischaracterizing Ayn Rand’s novel

‘Atlas Shrugged’ film producers replacing 100,000 DVD’s after mischaracterizing Ayn Rand’s novel | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The company behind the film Atlas Shrugged Part 1 is replacing 100,000 title sheets from the film's newly released DVD and Blue Ray versions because the copy writer incorrectly described the late Ayn Rand's 1957 novel, Atlas Shrugged, as a story of...
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NLRB finds Jimmy John’s illegally threatened and fired employees backing union

NLRB finds Jimmy John’s illegally threatened and fired employees backing union | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board issued a complaint today finding that Jimmy John's, a Twin Cities sandwich chain, unlawfully threatened, disciplined and terminated workers for engaging in union activities.
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Sound of Ideas, The : Social Media And The Workplace

Sound of Ideas, The : Social Media And The Workplace | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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Union gains in bid for Target re-vote

Union gains in bid for Target re-vote | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Retail workers at a Valley Stream Target might get another chance to unionize after the National Labor Relations Board found more evidence that the store unfairly influenced the election. Other charges against the store were dropped.
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C of C Speaker: Boeing case all about union power | The Post and Courier, Charleston SC - News, Sports, Entertainment

C of C Speaker: Boeing case all about union power | The Post and Courier, Charleston SC - News, Sports, Entertainment | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Daniel Island management consultant Jim Gray didn't agree with much Penn State law professor and former National Labor Relations Board trial attorney Ellen Dannin said about the pending Boeing case last week.
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Kroger Contract Up For Vote Today - West Virginia Headline News and Talk Radio

MetroNews delivers the most accurate and up-to-date news headlines, sports news, and outdoors news across the state of West Virginia.
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Occupy Wall Street Protest Reaches a Crossroads

Occupy Wall Street Protest Reaches a Crossroads | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Protesters in Zuccotti Park have become a fact of life. But as winter nears, the question arises: how long can the demonstration last?
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DDOT Drivers Refuse To Work: ‘They’re Scared For Their Lives’

DDOT Drivers Refuse To Work: ‘They’re Scared For Their Lives’ | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
People who catch the bus in Detroit may be waiting a while Friday morning. About 100 Detroit Department of Transportation bus drivers are at work, but are refusing to drive their buses.
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How brands can turn the art of social media scientific - SportsBusiness Daily | SportsBusiness Journal

How brands can turn the art of social media scientific - SportsBusiness Daily | SportsBusiness Journal | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Lance Armstrong and Chad Ochocinco both have millions of Facebook fans and Twitter followers, but there’s a difference between their abilities to get people to buy something or believe in something just as there’s a difference between the power of...
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How the NLRB Views Social Media Disciplinary Issues

How the NLRB Views Social Media Disciplinary Issues | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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BLS' September Mass Layoff Report: Like herpes, it's “unpleasant ...

BLS' September Mass Layoff Report: Like herpes, it's “unpleasant ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
It's become something of a legend among unions and the nation's labor relations community but, for those old enough to remember the mid-90s when Whole Foods was under constant attack by the United Food & Commercial ...
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