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The Container Store: Stacking Up Ethically

Many retail companies are not known for outstanding treatment of their employees. In more recent years, the media has delivered news stories with companies involved in lawsuits over wage inequalities, discrimination, or poor labor conditions. 3,065 more words


The Four Seasons: Inequality in Luxury Hotels

As tourists walk across the Széchenyi Lánchíd Chain Bridge in Budapest, Hungary, they approach the stunning Gresham Palace. The Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace obtains a remarkable site due to the panoramic view of the famous Danube River, Buda Castle, and Fisherman’s Bastion from the front rooms of the hotel. 2,813 more words

How does your business measure flight risk in the current economy?

The current Australian economy is increasingly leading companies to reduce contractor rates and make wide scale redundancies in order to continue to drive efficiencies and manage cost bases. 912 more words


Police: Man, woman found dead after medical office shooting

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) – A man and a woman were found dead after the man stormed a medical office building in downtown Fresno and shot the mother of his five children at close range, police in central California said Tuesday. 443 more words


Work Space Optimization

What is Work space Optimization?

Work space optimization is all about making your existing space work better for you.

As the name implies, work space optimization can be about optimizing space to create room for additional workstations but it may also be that your business has too much space and, with some planning, you can reduce your commitment and cut your overheads. 775 more words

Creating an alliance of respect - Community Health Centers of Burlington at Lund

Monday afternoon in the medical office at Lund’s Glen Road Residential Treatment Center is a busy time. Nurse Practitioner Diana Clayton and Nurse Kaitlin Reese, from the Community Health Centers of Burlington (CHCB) come every week to set up a medical clinic for the women and children living at Lund.   638 more words


What small business owners should know about employment "at-will"

While discussing the ins and outs of employing people in their small businesses, we find that many business owners feel that the “at-will” laws fully protect them in their decisions to let employees go. 41 more words

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