Like other retailers, Target is trying to figure out what makes sense for its customers who are jumping back and forth between online and the stores. It learned that while shoppers like the opportunity to shop on Thanksgiving and Black Friday at its stores, the crowds thinned out in the wee hours of the morning. Store executives also said the new hours gives employees a chance to refresh merchandise.
Will it work for the Rams? Much is left to veteran defensive coordinator Wade Phillips to blend the talent and personalities he has been given. It could take some time for this to come together. But the success, or lack of it, of the early efforts by McVay and Phillips to promote unity and cohesion could be the key..
Cade and I were challenged by our Makerspace teachers to create something out of cardboard. Right off the bat Cade and I knew we wanted to make a shoe but we had to decide which shoe to make. Cade suggested the Jordan Space Jam 11s and I asked him if he wanted to do the Nike Kyrie 2s.
Why We Have UnionsJump to Last Post 1 13 of 13 discussions (50 posts)With all the hate for unions I’m seeing around here, I thought it might be helpful to remind people what happens when they don’t exist, or are very weak.Next month is the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, which claimed the lives of 146 of the factory’s 500 workers. The death toll was so high in part because the factory owners had locked the doors to the fire escape to “prevent theft.” The ladders of the firefighters could not reach the top floors of the building, so many workers leaped to their deaths rather than be burned alive.Although a few of the workers were unionized, most were not because most were recent immigrants who could not afford to lose their job, no matter how unsafe the working conditions or pitiful the pay. The owners of the factory subcontracted much of the work to people who hired workers and pocketed a portion of the profits.
HRC said the rating recognized Barilla’s anti discrimination policies and the extension of health care benefits to same sex partners and transgender individuals. “The real negative reaction that you saw globally to these comments really spurred action on the part of Barilla,” said HRC’s Deena Fidas, who conducted the survey.Guido Barilla Gap: Several fashion brands including Gap (GPS), Abercrombie Fitch (ANF) and American Eagle (AEO) get top ratings from HRC. Gap made waves with its advertisement that showed two men actor Rory O’Malley and his boyfriend both inside a t shirt.Google: Not only does Google (GOOG)have an internal working group for employees known as Gayglers, but it made a bold statement about LGBT rights ahead of the Winter Olympics in Sochi last year.