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Labor Secretary Says New Overtime Rule Will Help Millions 'Get Back Into The Middle Class'
The actual proposal at $50,440 didn't go that far, but it is still significantly more aggressive than many had expected. "There
From Behind the Register: The Training Student Retail Workers Really Need
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What sometimes makes retail stressful are the situations that you have to figure out for yourself. Your boss or trainer only told you the basic things (or maybe they didn't) and then you had to fend for yourself. Here are a few things that people wished they had been taught.
One Overlooked Reason Walmart Gave Workers Raises
Sales are slumping and the retailing giant desperately needs people to start buying more stuff. They can't do that without happier workers.
A Landmark Retail Workers 'Bill of Rights' Passes Unanimously In San Francisco
Passed as a set of two bills -- the first sailed through last week, the second on Tuesday -- the law marks a significant
Why Your Boss Is Afraid To Give You A Raise, According To One CEO
Last month, Tindell released Uncontainable, a book describing his business philosophy. At The Container Store, Tindell says
'Fed Up' Zara Workers Battle For More Hours
A 23-year-old Zara sales associate has been pressuring the company to give part-time workers more hours and more stable schedules
'Do We Want To Eat, Or Do We Want Me To Finish My Degree?'
My husband and I thought we'd both work retail jobs while I finished my degree. Then I would be the primary breadwinner while
Guitar Center Workers In Las Vegas Vote To Unionize, Marking Third Union Win This Year
"RWDSU is campaigning not just with us but elsewhere. They have a business model that they need to maintain," he said. "We've
Most Walmart Store Workers Didn't Earn $25,000 Last Year
Anthony Goytia, a Walmart store worker in California who spoke on Capitol Hill Wednesday, said he earns $9.60 per hour after
Fast Food Workers Protest In Chicago For Living Wages, Better Treatment Amid Nationwide Strikes (VIDEO, PHOTO)
About an hour after the protest, workers separated into teams to deliver demand letters to stores around the city. Rep. Jan
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Fast Food Worker Strikes Expand To South, West Coast (LIVE UPDATES)
Only this time, they're expanding to a number of cities in the south and west. Check back throughout the day for live updates
Guitar Center Union Campaign Notches Second Store Victory
The union has said it intends to take its campaign to Guitar Centers throughout the country, and RWDSU President Stuart Appelbaum
4 Truly Disturbing Facts About Low-Wage Retail Workers
26 percent of low-wage retail workers are in total or near poverty. The study found that if retailers raised low-wage workers
Black Friday Creep Costs Retail Workers Their Thanksgiving
As for his own holiday, he said he had requested the day off, though he added that he wouldn't be surprised if a manager
Protesters Speak Out Against Low Pay And Lack Of Benefits at Retail's Big Show
Meanwhile, the National Retail Federation is in the midst of its own campaign, "Retail Means Jobs," which advocates for the
Women Retail Workers Make Less, Get Fewer Benefits Than Men, Study Finds
The Tommy Hilfiger U.S.A., Inc. did not respond to multiple requests for comment by deadline Thursday. Numbers show that
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