SOME 15,000 nurses in Minnesota walked off the job on Monday to protest hospital understaffing that their union says has harmed patient care and exhausted health workers as they negotiate a new contract with hospital executives.
First things first, handle the case in utmost secrecy due to its sensitive nature and the fact that you’re handling a potential dismissal case. Either way, whether you fire the manager or not, all things must be done in accordance with the company’s code of conduct or similar guidelines that apply to all employees, regardless of their job title and function.
THE Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) labor union said legislators need to increase 2023 funding for the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) and the Department of Migrant Workers (DMW) to ensure the availability of resources for protecting workers’ rights, welfare and social services.
FRANKFURT — German airline Lufthansa and pilots’ union VC said they had reached a deal in a wage dispute, averting a second strike that had been planned for this week.
When a smooth work relationship becomes difficult, you need to understand many things. Generally, Chris may want to establish boundaries in your relationship in order not to compromise his position with top management. But why can’t Chris explain the situation?
TRADE Secretary Alfredo E. Pascual said most employers are still stipulating university degrees in their hiring requirements, adding that the Kindergarten to Grade 12 (K-12) program needs to ensure that its graduates are really workforce-ready.
SYDNEY — Prime Minister (PM) Anthony Albanese said his government was focused on jobs and workplace reform as the country faces economic challenges in the recovery phase of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Management is the least efficient activity in your organization,” American strategy expert Gary Hamel wrote in his Harvard Business Review article “First, Let’s Fire All the Managers” (2011).
TECHNICAL SKILLS among agricultural workers need to be upgraded to make the industry future-ready and more attractive to tech-savvy younger people, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) said.
EDUCATIONAL institutions should work to reduce the time needed to earn degrees to push students into the workforce faster, the Department of Trade and Industry said.
A BILL seeking to better match technical and vocational (tech-voc) education and training to the needs of the job market has been filed in the Senate, granting tax deductions to companies that offer apprenticeship-style training.
There’s nothing new under the sun. Even the preceding statement is not new as it comes from Ecclesiastes 1:9, which reads: “What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again as there’s nothing new under the sun.” The world is round and everything will come to us in different forms and times, but the substance will remain the same.