Entries by bkhan

PLATE : “So Your Staff Wants to Unionize, Here’s Why That’s a Good Thing”

According to Ted Pappageorge, secretary-treasurer of the Culinary Workers Union Local 226 in Las Vegas, an affiliate of UNITE HERE, “there are a lot of benefits for companies to sit down and talk to their workers.” Key among them is attracting and keeping talented workers. In an industry with high turnover rate, employee retention can make a huge difference […]

Der Spiegel: “Uncle Joe und die Casino-Revoluzzer”

Und die Einkommen seien längst nicht so stark gestiegen.17 Dollar pro Stunde verdient Guerrero in seinem Job als Parkplatzwächter. Nach Steuern, Sozialabgaben, Kranken- und Autoversicherung blieben ihm monatlich rund 1100 Dollar übrig, sagt er. Aber für sein Apartment müsse er 1600 Dollar zahlen. Guerrero earns $17 an hour in his job as a [dishwasher at […]