Labor / Employment Policy http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6629/more en How Will the Overtime Proposal Impact Manufacturers? http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/how-will-overtime-proposal-impact-manufacturers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A pair of automotive and aerospace industry attorneys weigh in on Obama's new overtime proposal, and advise manufacturing employers big and small on what to do next.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/how-will-overtime-proposal-impact-manufacturers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/how-will-overtime-proposal-impact-manufacturers#comments Labor / Employment Policy The Latest Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:11:00 +0000 170941 at http://www.industryweek.com Capture a Composite Picture of the IndustryWeek Best Plants Winners and Finalists 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href="http://www.industryweek.com/datasheet/capture-composite-picture-industryweek-best-plants-winners-and-finalists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compensation Strategies IW Best Practices Reports Education / Training Lean / Six-Sigma Engagement Maintenance IndustryWeek Best Plants Labor / Employment Policy Quality Recruiting / Retention Safety Strategic Planning & Execution Teamwork Leadership Operations Resources Workforce Gold Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:07:00 +0000 170891 at http://www.industryweek.com Supreme Court Takes Up Issue of Mandatory Union Dues http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/supreme-court-takes-issue-mandatory-union-dues <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The case hinges on whether civil servants can be forced to pay union dues even if they are not members.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/supreme-court-takes-issue-mandatory-union-dues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/supreme-court-takes-issue-mandatory-union-dues#comments Labor / Employment Policy The Latest Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:38:00 +0000 170821 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images German Truck Maker MAN to Eliminate 1,800 Jobs http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/german-truck-maker-man-eliminate-1800-jobs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Volkswagen subsidiary will cut most of the positions from management in four locations, with an emphasis on leaving openings vacant rather than laying off employees.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/german-truck-maker-man-eliminate-1800-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/german-truck-maker-man-eliminate-1800-jobs#comments Labor / Employment Policy Recruiting / Retention Transportation The Latest Wed, 24 Jun 2015 15:32:00 +0000 170481 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup, Getty Images French Court Orders Goodyear to Stop Stripping Factory http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/french-court-orders-goodyear-stop-stripping-factory <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Former employees want to take over the shuttered factory, which closed last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/french-court-orders-goodyear-stop-stripping-factory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/french-court-orders-goodyear-stop-stripping-factory#comments Labor / Employment Policy The Latest Mon, 08 Jun 2015 14:53:00 +0000 169241 at http://www.industryweek.com Todd Warshaw, Getty Images GM to Invest $119 Million in Grand Rapids Operations http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/gm-invest-119-million-grand-rapids-operations <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The company expects that the improvements will lead to 300 new jobs at the plant, which now employs about 500.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/gm-invest-119-million-grand-rapids-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/gm-invest-119-million-grand-rapids-operations#comments Expansion Management Labor / Employment Policy The Latest Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:55:00 +0000 168701 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>A worker assembles cam phasers at GM&#39;s Grand Rapids Operations plant.</p> GM Malaysia Airlines Cuts 6,000 Jobs as New CEO Rolls Up Sleeves http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/malaysia-airlines-cuts-6000-jobs-new-ceo-rolls-sleeves <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Beset by poor management and two disasters, the carrier had struggled for years to remain competitive, posting losses for most of the past five years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/malaysia-airlines-cuts-6000-jobs-new-ceo-rolls-sleeves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/malaysia-airlines-cuts-6000-jobs-new-ceo-rolls-sleeves#comments Competitiveness Labor / Employment Policy The Latest Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:22:00 +0000 168681 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Airbus Admits 'Assembly Quality Problem' after A400M Crash http://www.industryweek.com/safety/airbus-admits-assembly-quality-problem-after-a400m-crash <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>'The black boxes confirm it. There was no structural fault, but we have a serious final assembly quality problem.'</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/airbus-admits-assembly-quality-problem-after-a400m-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/airbus-admits-assembly-quality-problem-after-a400m-crash#comments Labor / Employment Policy Safety Transportation The Latest Fri, 29 May 2015 14:10:00 +0000 168521 at http://www.industryweek.com Dan Kitwood, Getty Images Brazilian Autoworkers Fearful of Future Amid Sales Slump http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/brazilian-autoworkers-fearful-future-amid-sales-slump <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Brazil has slipped to the eighth-largest global auto producer from a previous ranking of fifth, and numerous automakers are laying off workers or placing them on leave.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/brazilian-autoworkers-fearful-future-amid-sales-slump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/brazilian-autoworkers-fearful-future-amid-sales-slump#comments Labor / Employment Policy Transportation Global Economy The Latest Fri, 29 May 2015 01:49:00 +0000 168481 at http://www.industryweek.com Victor Moriyama, Getty Images Renault Workers End Strike in Turkey http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/renault-workers-end-strike-turkey <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After two weeks of production being ground to a halt, the French automaker reaches an agreement with Turkish workers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/renault-workers-end-strike-turkey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/renault-workers-end-strike-turkey#comments Engagement Labor / Employment Policy Operations Supply Chain The Latest Wed, 27 May 2015 13:24:00 +0000 168201 at http://www.industryweek.com Harold Cunningham, Getty Images