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Caught on Tape: What Mitch McConnell Complained About to a Roomful of Billionaires (Exclusive) | The Nation###

Well, Mitch, you gosh-darn son of a gun, we’ll vote you OUT of the Senate so you don’t have to deal with those gol-dang votes on minimum wage. 49 more words

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The $15 Minimum Wage Is a Bellwether of the New Living Wage

A little less than two years ago, a group of courageous New York fast food workers went on strike, outlandishly insisting on a $15-an-hour wage and launching an unlikely David-versus-Goliath battle to raise pay for tens of millions of Americans in dead-end jobs. 592 more words

Wage Watch: Court ruling could destroy FedEx

FedEx drivers are employees, court says

In a ruling with the potential to upend the logistics industry, a three-judge panel on Wednesday decided that FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Delivery drivers are employees of the company and not independent contractors, as FedEx had characterized them. 600 more words

Management

True Quality Management

Dr. Edward Deming believed that the way to win a customer is to improve upon the product or service you delivered to them.  Seems simple enough but how often do we see that happen today? 270 more words

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Why be Afraid

If this project gets legs it should be a thorn in the side of many established Internet super powers.  The stock values of Google, Ebay, Facebook, Linked In, Elance, Craig’s List, and the like are tied to their ability to be future monopolies rather than the current revenue stream.   286 more words

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Labor Day: Raising the Minimum Wage Stiffs the Poor

Another Labor Day, another bold plan to increase the minimum to help the working men and women of America!

On Monday, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti… 696 more words