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No Longer a Remote Possibility

It is important for employers and employees to understand that courts are being more flexible in determining a reasonable accommodation. […]

Cybersecurity and the NLRB

The NLRB potentially is looking to expand its reach in the area of cybersecurity. […]

The ‘Unretirement’ Plan: An Interview With Author Chris Farrell

Author Chris Farrell contends that baby boomers are changing the way we should think about work, community and the good life in his new book, ‘Unretirement.’ […]

Nonprofits, Volunteers and Labor Relations

By relying heavily on the lack of payment to show lack of control, the 6th Circuit drew a line that will be difficult for most bona fide volunteers to cross to demonstrate employment status. […]

Protecting Trade Secrets in the Cloud

It only takes one layoff to turn a loyal employee into a desperate job seeker looking to provide value to turn a prospective employer into a new job. […]

Keep Your (Mobile) Enemies Close

Humans are cognitively bad at multitasking, but that doesn’t stop us. Here’s how to remove the temptation. […]

Employee Relations Manager

Amazon UK – Employee Relations Manager – Rugeley – £Competitive + benefits – Operations are at the heart of the Amazon customer experience. Delivering thousands of products to hundreds of countries worldwide every day, our teams blend a huge range of skills and experience. Focusing on our fulfilment centres, you’ll keep the operation running smoothly and go on a journey of your own. About the role You’ll play a critical role in delivering the HR plan at one of our Fulfilment Centres. We’re passionate about making our customers happy and we can only do that when our staff is happy too. Using your excellent communication, coaching and influencing skills, you’ll drive employee engagement and manage change to ensure that our teams are motivated and providing the best possible service. You’ll gain exposure to many different aspects of the business and have the opportunity to work on national and potentially international HR projects. By working closely with the operations team, you’ll provide pragmatic, commercial and employee-focused advice and support to a client group of approximately 5 operations managers and 10 area managers. About you You’ll have extensive HR experience at a management level, ideally within a fast paced and customer focused environment. An analytical eye will enable you to solve problems quickly and develop best practice methods that ensure efficiency while maintaining high standards. You’ll be flexible, adaptable and have the skills to develop strong working relationships with employees at all levels. Finally, you’ll be curious and motivated to bring unique and invaluable insight into an ever evolving team. About our rewards We’ll expect you to go the extra mile, but we’ll also make sure you’re well rewarded. As well as a competitive salary and stock units, we offer a whole host of other benefits, including an employee discount. There are other, more intangible rewards too. Like our commitment to your development, a refreshing lack of hierarchy, the chance to work with some of the brightest minds in the industry, plenty of team spirit and an informal atmosphere – suits and ties are few and far between. About us Operations make sure we live up to our promise: to deliver Earth’s biggest selection of products around the world come rain, hail or snow. We want to be a company where customers from every country will recognise, value and trust our products and our services. But getting the right product to the right place at the right time – every time – is no easy task. Yes, we’ll expect a lot of you and we’ll stretch you with all sorts of challenges. But you’ll never feel like you’re going it alone. We’ll give you all the help you need to do the best job possible and encourage you to develop every day. Plus you’ll be part of a supportive team, working with colleagues, learning from them and collaborating to get the job not just done, but done brilliantly. And with all of us behind you, you’ll achieve more than you ever thought you could. Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Amazon to transmit and store your information in the Amazon group of companies’ world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies. […]

Directing the Delicate Union Decertification Dance

Employers cannot interject in a decertification campaign. If you have any doubt on where the line is in your case, consult with your labor counsel to avoid a costly error. […]

‘Ruff’ Around the Edges: Collaring Personnel Problems in the Pet Industry

FetchFind, a networking service for pet industry employers, hopes to usher the growing field into a new period of technology and professionalism. […]

Deloitte Offers CORE Training for Veterans

Deloitte’s CORE program doesn’t teach military veterans new skills or find them jobs. Instead, it shows them how to use their military skills to compete in the corporate job market. […]