The former secretary of labor examines the popularity of Donald Trump on the right and Bernie Sanders on the left
The June State Employment and Unemployment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed little change in state labor markets heading into the summer months.
Tim Duy: Gearing Up For Employment Day, by Tim Duy: The big event this week is the employment report. Fed watchers will eagerly dive into the data, looking for signs that the labor market made "some" further improvement. "Some" improvement...
Coalition's efforts to get the industry to comply with its latest national security proposal unlikely to be rubber-stamped by the opposition.
It's that time of year when gardeners take a step back from the hard work and take a moment to enjoy the fruits of their labors. What better way to do that than with a delicious cocktail made out of ingredients grown in the garden? From a spicy lavender
Over the past year, Gulf Labor members travelled to Abu Dhabi and India to interview more than 50 workers. Although press reports often focus on living and working conditions on Saadiyat Island, the researchers found that “underpayment is far and away the primary concern” for the workers themselves.
The inquiry has been criticised for turning a blind eye to climate change with Labor concerned its recommendations would strangle the wind sector.
Soylent's ready-to-drink version of its flagship shake will save customers the labor of mixing Soylent powder with water themselves. The post Soylent’s Latest Innovation: Putting Its Shakes In Bottles appeared first on WIRED.
In the byzantine world of N.F.L. contracts and labor relations, Jason Pierre-Paul and the Giants find themselves uncomfortable partners in a bizarre dance that is part standoff and part negotiation.
Yesterday the Gulf Labor Coalition, which is an official participant of the central exhibition of the 2015 Venice Biennale, and the G.U.L.F. (Gulf Ultra Luxury Faction) group staged a variety of protest actions at the international exhibition.
The Department of Labor recently issued new guidelines to help you determine whether an employee is an independent contractor or an employee. Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at The American Genius
Sitting all day while working…hundreds of years ago, the laborer in the field would have shaken her head in disbelief at such a dreamy notion. These days, too much sitting, in the office, car and on the couch, is making us sick. The cure? Keep moving! Fluidstance has created an incredible standing office “workout” piece […]
Last month, the federal Department of Labor issued a “policy guidance document” addressing the misclassification of employees as contract workers. The memo suggests that federal agencies might begin taking a more active interest in the cadres of independent contractors currently toiling on behalf of the sharing economy. Show More Summary
Ms. Yellen said explicitly in that March speech that she is prepared to start moving interest rates up even before she sees sure signs that wages are rising faster. The post Fed’s Yellen: “We Don’t Need No Stinking Wage Growth!” Despite Not in Labor Force Rate at 37.3 Percent appeared first on The Wall Street Examiner. Show More Summary
Bad news for Tony Burke - with Bronwyn Bishop gone, the spotlight now is on him: Labor frontbencher Tony Burke, a key opposition…
As Gov. Bruce Rauner continues to battle with organized labor, the state comptroller he appointed has cut a deal with union workers in her office. They'll get more pay but it won't drive up pension costs. Comptroller Leslie Munger reportedly...Show More Summary
These tables give a detailed breakdown of who is included in the estimated 13.5 million salaried workers who would directly benefit from the Department of Labor’s proposal to raise the salary threshold below which salaried workers are automatically eligible for overtime pay.
This technical memo explains the methodology we used to estimate the number of workers affected by the Department of Labor’s proposed update to the overtime salary threshold.
An estimated 13.5 million workers would directly benefit from the Department of Labor’s proposal to raise the salary threshold under which salaried workers are eligible for overtime pay regardless of their duties.
Australia, where the Labor Party is pledging to attempt 50% electricity from renewables by 2030, also recently got Tesla stores. Miss Phryne Fisher would surely be driving a Tesla Model S P90DL to ensure being first at the crime scene she is investigating in Melbourne, if she was in service today instead of in 1928. Show More Summary