Why Instacart Will (Probably) Get Away With Laying Off Union Members

Evil HR Lady

Instacart has 10 employees who voted to join the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1546 union, and the company laid all of them off. Employees have the right to form unions, and the National Labor Relations Board tends to come down hard on companies that try to quash these rights.

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Employment Law, Labor Unions & Social Media

Workology

Labor unions are using social media in new ways every day. Unions are faced with declining membership, and are turning to social media to promote issues, for organizing and for member outreach. Labor experts such as Phillip Wilson of the Labor Relations Institute predict that overall labor union activity will increase , including strikes, picketing, short term job actions, potential sabotage, increased organizing and rising corporate campaign activity.

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Maybe Major College Athletes Do Need a Union.

The HR Capitalist

I'm pretty much on the record as being pro-employer when it comes to unions and American business. After all, union representation doesn't do much for high performers, protects a lot of bad apples and robs businesses of the flexibility they need to make adjustments on the fly. . Those beliefs of mine held up when some Northwestern football players petitioned the NLRB last year to become eligible for union representation.

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How to Survive in the New Job Market

Jobacle

From the industrial revolution of the early 19 th century, when workers had little or no rights, to the unionization of the craft guilds of the late 19 th century, to the de-unionization that began in 1980, to today’s gig economy where it’s basically become every human for him, or her, self. But the number of union workers has fallen by more than two-thirds, over 66%, to less than 12-million union workers in 2018.

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Labor Relations Round-up for April 2014

Workology

NLRB holds hearings on expedited union elections. The National Labor Relations Board has proposed major revisions in the process they follow when holding a union certification election. Most labor experts agree this would make it easier for unions to win elections , since employers would have less time to communicate with their workers under this scheme. Disney offers $10 an hour wage to union employees in Florida negotiations.

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On Writing With Passion

Ms. Career Girl

Maybe there’s true friendship and honesty or one drunken night in Florida that changes all of them. For example, in my latest book, The Language of Sisters, I researched the following things: The history of the Soviet Union/Russia 1890’s – 1985. Christians in the Soviet Union and how they were persecuted. The schools in the Soviet Union and what and how they taught. Brezhnev and stagnation in the Soviet Union. When, why, and how the Soviet Union broke up.

2017 137

Why Your Employees Hate the Christmas Holiday

Workology

People from Florida who shipped cases of Citrus to their frozen friends and family in Michigan, casusing me to lug hundreds of pounds of fruit around my route. According to a story from the Sault Star , workers in Austria and the Czech Republic have sought the help of their labor unions in an effort to defend themselves against the aural onslaught of Christmas Muzak! In Austria, a union of shop workers threatened legal action, declaring festive songs a health and safety concern.

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How to Launch an Employee Wellness Contest at Your Company

Resume Bear

For example, one division offered a week-long stay at a health camp in Florida to the winner of its contests. based in Union City, Calif. As more employers emphasize and provide incentives to improve employee health and wellness, they are also looking for ways to increase employee buy-in for healthier lifestyles. Enter the workplace wellness contest.

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How to actually keep your job

Resume Bear

Aug, 2010 at 12:42 pm This is all true unless you work for the union. Get a union job or a government job. ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips How to actually keep your job 20.

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Deputy Attorney Fired For Comments Made on His Twitter Account: Why Your Reputation On-Line Is More Important Than Your Net Worth

Resume Bear

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana deputy attorney general was fired Wednesday after he suggested — among many provocative remarks on a private Twitter account and blog — that police use live ammunition to clear union protesters from the state Capitol in Wisconsin.

2012 177

50 Best Workplaces & Employers for Boomer & Traditional Generations

Workology

31. Central Florida Health Alliance . 33. One Nevada Credit Union . While the Millennial workforce is now the majority age demographic and candidate pool at your workplace, all employees bring different skills, experiences and benefits with them to the table as employees especially the older and more experience group of your employee population.

Working and Living in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Workology

Richard Florida’s “creative class,” those engaged in innovation, design, and creative production, whether it be in the arts or sciences, are the least likely to be affected by the Fourth Industrial Revolution – because their jobs can’t be automated. The industrial revolution gave rise to agrarian and urban political unrest and spurred the growth of socialism and unionism.

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“Can an employer require employees to relocate for a promotion.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » “Can an employer require employees to relocate for a promotion, and refuse to promote them if they don’t relocate?” “Can Can an employer require employees to relocate for a promotion, and refuse to promote them if they don’t relocate?” Published on June 12th, 2010 by Alan Sklover Question: There are a couple of levels of management above mine that often have openings company-wide, including my location.

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COMIC – The Resume Bear Gets a Job Lead

Resume Bear

Aug, 2010 at 4:32 pm The way this administration is working, they will extent unemployment benefits for another two years, so Obama will buy 10 million votes from the unemployed, plus paybacks to the unions, he could be buying a second term.

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???? 50 Career Coaches Who Give Free Consults On Every Topic You Need

JobMob

Target audience: “executives, professionals and executive assistants to pharmaceutical sales reps, newly discharged military personnel, fashion photographers and union plumbers. Based in: Florida, USA. A handy directory of top career coaches who let you try before you buy. Photo by Austin Neill. Why do top athletes have coaches? Simple: to get better results, faster.

2017 57

Minimum wage hike could boost Economy, research show

HireCentrix

Florida failed to raise its minimum wage this year as required by a voter-approved constitutional amendment, prompting a lawsuit from NELP and worker advocates that resulted in an increase on June 1; in Missouri and Nevada, lobbyists have tried to freeze the minimum wage rate; and in Maine, the governor and legislators have pursued legislation to significantly reduce the minimum wage for workers under 20. Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs.

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Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters

JobMob

Job Career HR human resources recruiters executives managers consultants US Europe UK United Kingdom India Canada Australia Netherlands France Italy Germany Belgium Spain Denmark New Zealand Asia Pacific California New York Texas Florida Illinois Massachusetts New Jersey Pennsylvania Ohio USA. More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn. Not sure how or why to use LinkedIn Groups on your job search?

2011 83

we have to notify our employer about any clubs or organizations we belong to, including churches

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I have been working for the past seven years for a nonprofit in Florida. We got a notification this morning that we had to send an email to HR revealing any other employment we have as well as if we belong to any clubs or organizations, including church. They said this information is to be placed in our HR file. Is this legal for the employer to gather this information? The demand was followed up with “if you don’t like it, you don’t have to work here anymore.”

2015 31

The Internet has created a generation of great writers | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

The school is Nathan Bedford Forrest High School (yes) [link] F Rating as of 2007-2008 on the Florida School Accountability Grading Scale. You should click: This Florida public high school is named after a KKK operative, and each time the (largely black) student body tries to get the school renamed, the board votes it down. Is this your first time here?

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