WASHINGTON, D.C. | October 5, 2011 -
On October 5, 2011, Chairman John Kline (R-MN) introduced H.R. 3094, the Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act, which will protect employer's free speech and worker's free choice.
On June 22, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking that will significantly change procedures that govern union elections. While it may sound modest, the proposed rule represents a dramatic shift in union election procedures that have stood for decades. The NLRB's proposal will, among other things:
Provide employers just seven days to find legal counsel ... Continue Reading
Many small business owners who are starting to hire workers are finding they too have a new role: They’re becoming employers for the first time.
It can be a hard transition from employee to employer. Even if you were a manager in the past, you’ll probably find that being an employer requires a different approach toward workers. You’ll have to do a lot of thinking just about being an employer before you hire someone.
You’ll ... Continue Reading
Sierra County Receives Recertification as Part of Certified Communities Initiative
T or C, N.M. – Sierra County received recertification for Fiscal Year 2012 as part of the Certified Communities Initiative (CCI) during a presentation on Thursday.
New Mexico Economic Development Department Secretary Jon Barela presented the CCI recertification certificate to Al Campbell, president of the Sierra County Economic Development Organization (SCEDO), during a day-long visit to Sierra County.
“Sierra County has positioned itself well in terms of economic development, thanks in large part to the construction of Spaceport America, the Copper Flat Mine and other initiatives that ... Continue Reading
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