In a move that may make some union members think twice about attempting to bully companies into personnel decisions, UPS recently fired 250 Queens, NY drivers for walking off the job. 85 more words
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The unionized drivers at the Maspeth facility walked off the job for 90 minutes Feb. 26 to protest the firing of long-time employee and union activist Jairo Reyes. 265 more words
Often as a sergeant, I am asked my opinion on what makes a good leader by the people who know my past. Proudly, or naively enough depending on who I ask, from the age of 14 when I earned my Eagle Scout Award to when I was 19 years old and the youngest first-line supervisor at United Parcel Service in Louisville, to my days in corporate American or my time in the hard-charging Marine Corps as an Non-Commissioned officer, or finally to the present as a police sergeant, for the last 31 years I have lead something! 607 more words
This 12 April 2014, 4:30AM, at the Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, Earth Day Network Philippines stages its first-ever fun run, PRO-EARTH RUN 2014. An advocacy run to encourage people to Protect, Respect, and Oversee the sensible and sustainable care for Mother Earth, it is presented by Malungai Life Oil – all-natural concentrated vegetable extract developed from pure Malunggay leaves and seeds (www.malungailifeoil.com) and UPS – United Parcel Service (www.ups.com).
Wired magazine had an interesting article (an excerpt from what looks like an interesting book), What UPS Drivers Can Tell Us About the Automated Future of Work. 294 more words