part time workers

Politics
The presidential candidate is proposing protections for part-time shift workers, many of whom are in low-wage jobs in the retail and food industries.
Business
Due to severe budget restrictions still in effect, and the uncertain outcome of the Presidential election, governments are not spending enough on public works projects long overdue to take up the hiring slack.
Business
Gap becomes the latest major retailer to give its workers more flexibility.
Politics
In a blog post on The Huffington Post on Monday, President Barack Obama laid out his highly anticipated plan to extend overtime
Business
In that one particular Massachusetts store, just 39 percent of associates are full-time employees, according to the talking
Politics
"We've come down on different places, I think it's open to question," Holtz-Eakin said. Warren said that the bill effectively
Politics
Windish's story is part of a Huffington Post series profiling Americans who work hard, yet still struggle to make ends meet
Impact
Underemployment is expensive in dollars and even more costly in terms of its impact on children of under-employed parents. We need to make discussing and addressing this imperfect imbalance a priority.
Business
The March jobs report provided some evidence that we are beginning to see the sort of labor market shifts from the ACA that would be expected. First, voluntary part-time employment in March increased by 230,000 to 18.9 million. The key word here is "voluntary."
Politics
The most disturbing trend has been the tendency of employers not only to cut and cap hours or eliminate part time workers' health benefits, but to hide behind the ACA in eliminating a host of statutory benefits.
Business
Specifically, the number of part-time workers in the U.S. fell in February to about 27.3 million, the Bureau of Labor Statistics
Business
The public exchanges set up under the health care law, also known as Obamacare, allow individuals to buy government-subsidized
Business
Perhaps an example will help. A Crew Member called in the other day and was quite unhappy that she was being dropped from
Business
SeaWorld Entertainment is cutting back work hours for some part-time employees, a move that will help it avoid an Obamacare
Business
Beginning in 2015, Obamacare will require companies that have 50 or more employees to provide health coverage for all full
Videos
A leaked memo from Forever 21 shows the fast-fashion apparel retailer plans to cut the hours of some full-time employees and reclassify them as part-time, starting Sunday.
Business
"Forever 21 is becoming too big for the specialty retailers to ignore," the analysts wrote. "At this size, rapid growth could
Business
Politicians like to talk about the middle-class jobs they can and will create, if only given the chance. But thus far this