working conditions

Nike cutting ties with a respected civil society organization undermines respect for human rights.
“You are literally treated like a machine.”
When business leaders look for ways to increase their profit margin, they primarily focus on the management of two key areas: sales and costs. Strategies that increase your revenue or reduce costs by streamlining your processes are common ways to increase profits. One often overlooked area that can boost your profit margin is taking steps to increase your employee engagement.
We ask the company to thoroughly investigate and take action to ensure there is no modern slavery or exploitation in their business.
With recent successes in the minimum wage fight and the unionizing at Gawker Media, the millennial labor movement may have officially arrived. The latest to rise up and demand better? Interns. We chat with the NYU student who formed an intern union.