About 3 years ago

08/19/2019 - Labor Dept. Moves To Expand Religion Exemption For Hiring And Firing

– The New York Times
The Labor Department has proposed a rule that would allow more federal contractors to base employment decisions on religion, a move that rights advocates said could be used to discriminate against workers for all manner of reasons.
 
– The Washington Post
In the Business Roundtable’s new formulation of corporate purpose, delivering value to customers, investing in employees, dealing fairly and honestly with suppliers, supporting communities and protecting the environment all have equal billing with generating long-term value for shareholders.
– San Francisco Chronicle
Time is running out for Gov. Gavin Newsom to take a stand on an issue that is splitting Sacramento and affects 1 in 10 California workers.
 
– Fortune
McMillon has managed a growth streak while continuing to invest in training for the company’s 2.2 million employees globally. The latest manifestation of that commitment is Live Better U, a program that Walmart launched last year in partnership with Guild Education that allows associates to pursue a range of college degrees and skills certificates for $1 per day.