A Decade after the Take: Inside Argentina’s Worker Owned Factories
“The economy is pretty unstrustworthy in Argentina right now – the economy’s 30% inflation will eat away at your paycheck till there is nothing left and it’s not wise [to] invest in with Argentina pesos. It is very difficult [...]
I am highly dubious of the various Forbes Best of lists…they seem contrived and simply audience building exercises…not real news topics. But in their latest Best States For Business…while our neighbors Minnesota, Iowa and Indiana are all in the top 25 states listed…Wisconsin is nowhere to be found. Just sayin’!
On Monday WJFW Newswatch 12 out of Rhinelander asked Gov. Scott Walker if he was backtracking on his 2010 campaign promise to create 250,000 jobs, and on Wednesday the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Gov. Walker told reporters, “That promise, that pledge made in the campaign was…the reason we focused on it is because we saw [...]
I imagine most all of us realized that Governor Scott Walker’s promise to create 250,000 jobs in Wisconsin by the end of his four year term was a matter of campaign hyperbole. But thank you to all of those who are holding him to it and reminding all of us about his statement.
At first [...]
Remember this video as Gov. Scott Walker continues to try to walk back the promise he made during the 2010 gubernatorial campaign that he’d create 250,000 jobs in Wisconsin if elected.
Wisconsin….Open For Business! Owens & Minor Distribution Inc. will close its facility in the Dane County village of Waunakee, resulting in 70 lost jobs, according to a company letter to the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.
Owens & Minor said it will consolidate operations to its location in Carol Stream, Ill.
In this morning’s Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, political columnist Daniel Bice outlines the loss in membership in public unions since the enactment of Wisconsin Act 10 that obliterates the power of Wisconsin public employee unions. Well, public employee unions except for the protected police and firefighter unions that is.
Now the short gist of the article [...]
This is one CEO who gets it…
Here’s what Costco CEO Craig Jelinek said about paying employees a living wage. “At Costco, we know that paying employees good wages makes good sense for business,” Jelinek said in a statement. “We pay a starting hourly wage of $11.50 in all states where we do business, [...]