Labor / Employment Policy http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6629/more en Labor Leaders Left out of Trump's Manufacturing Meeting http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/labor-leaders-left-out-trumps-manufacturing-meeting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, and Thea Lee, deputy chief of staff for the federation of 55 unions, are on the White House’s list of leaders but didn’t receive invitations.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/labor-leaders-left-out-trumps-manufacturing-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/labor-leaders-left-out-trumps-manufacturing-meeting#comments Companies & Executives Labor / Employment Policy Trade Global Economy Leadership Workforce The Latest Trump and Manufacturing Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:38:00 +0000 578291 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Trump Nominates Ex-NLRB Member as Labor Secretary http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/trump-nominates-ex-nlrb-member-labor-secretary <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>R. Alexander Acosta served as assistant attorney general for the Civil Rights Division under President George W. Bush.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/trump-nominates-ex-nlrb-member-labor-secretary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/trump-nominates-ex-nlrb-member-labor-secretary#comments Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:36:00 +0000 569651 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>A 2007 photo of R. Alexander Acosta, when he was U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida.</p> Getty Images Boeing Machinists Vote Down Union in South Carolina http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/boeing-machinists-vote-down-union-south-carolina <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Nearly three-quarters of votes were cast against representation by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/boeing-machinists-vote-down-union-south-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/boeing-machinists-vote-down-union-south-carolina#comments Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Thu, 16 Feb 2017 03:38:00 +0000 568271 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Put Your Labor Data to Work: Unlock Improvements in Manufacturing with Engaged Employees http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/labor-data <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by Kronos Incorporated </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/Team_Office_LaptopCharts595x335.gif?1487335929" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, March 16, 2017 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-time-description"> 1 hour </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">When labor data is properly analyzed and shared, it can be used to improve engagement that drives productivity. 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This can be a real hurdle to attracting talented people. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/small-companies-have-big-retirement-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/small-companies-have-big-retirement-problem#comments Compensation Strategies Small & Mid-Size Manufacturers Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:10:00 +0000 525381 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Mitsubishi on the Hot Seat as Japan Rethinks Culture of Long Work Hours http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/mitsubishi-hot-seat-japan-rethinks-culture-long-work-hours <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>While long working hours were previously praised as a trait of a hard-working, disciplined worker, perceptions are changing.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/mitsubishi-hot-seat-japan-rethinks-culture-long-work-hours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/mitsubishi-hot-seat-japan-rethinks-culture-long-work-hours#comments Corporate Culture Labor / Employment Policy Global Economy Leadership Workforce The Latest Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:08:00 +0000 520871 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images