More Companies Cutting off Retiree Health Care

Is move the first step in eliminating health coverage for all employees?

As Time Warner and IBM join the growing list of companies that plan to stop offering health insurance benefits to retirees, one workplace expert suggests that the moves are simply the first steps in eliminating health insurance from…

11 Sep 3:53 PM 0 Read More...

Manufacturing Day is October 4: Perception vs. Reality

The roster of Manufacturing Day 2013 sponsors recently added four more key support organizations, with the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) and the Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT) both joining the movement at the Silver level, while Women in Manufacturing (WIM) and the Precision Machined Products Association (PMPA) have joined the…

09 Sep 2:10 PM 0 Read More...

Emerging Employment Trends

While the number of Americans employed is still trying to get back to pre-recession levels, the way people work, where they work and how they work or otherwise earn a living has changed significantly over the last five years and will continue to evolve moving forward, according to one…

06 Sep 4:11 PM 0 Read More...

More than 22 Million Workers Play Fantasy Sports

The nation’s employers can expect fantasy sports enthusiasts in the office to spend at least an hour of work time managing their teams each week during the 13-week to 17-week season.

While virtually impossible to estimate the impact of fantasy football team management on overall productivity, global…

06 Sep 3:45 PM 0 Read More...

Partnerships for Global Innovative Opportunities

By Mona Pearl

Use partnerships as a form of FDI.

George Bernard Shaw’s saying, “We don’t stop playing games because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing games” can be transferred into the global business world. Companies may not become old, but definitely stale and…

05 Sep 2:36 PM 0 Read More...