Workplace Systems

  • Japanese Vending Machines: The High Cost of Low-Skilled Labour

    … effects on these workers. Indeed, this appears to already be happening in North America, as evidenced by McDonald’s recent roll-out of automated kiosks throughout the United States in response to the prospect of minimum wage hikes. Japanese vending machines and McDonald’s kiosks are graphic reminders of the value of sustainable employment. As we…

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  • Calling out toxic office behaviour: Lawyers Weekly

    … Calling out toxic office behaviour: Employees should feel freedom to report bad conduct By Simon Hally, Lawyers Weekly, May 13, 2016 issue Organizations need to have informal mechanisms for reporting inappropriate behaviour, says Vancouver human rights and employment lawyer Richard Johnson. Read more from Richard in the May 13 Lawyers Weekly article on toxic workplace behaviour here. Share with others The post Calling out toxic office behaviour: Lawyers Weekly appeared first on . …

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