Labor

International Labor news and expert employement advice curated for promoting better practises across the industry's employement segment.

19 Mar, 2018

Giving Employees More Responsibility Has Both Benefits And Drawbacks

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Not all employees want to be empowered.

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05 Mar, 2018

Empowering Employees Doesn’t Always Work

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

While giving employees more authority certainly can be beneficial, not every employee wants it and not every owner is good at giving greater latitude.

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01 Mar, 2018

Parlor Talk: What Do You Talk About In Team Meetings?

Labor | By: Wyatt Bechtel

Three producers from different parts of the country share their insight.

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28 Feb, 2018

5 Reasons Why Good Employees Quit

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Too many managers forget that it's people who make the company successful. 

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22 Feb, 2018

Changes to H2-C Immigration Bill

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va) made changes to his AG Act bill, which would replace the existing H2-A visa program. 

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06 Feb, 2018

Dairy Farmers Are Paying More Than Ever

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Across the country, producers are having a hard time filling open staff positions.

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30 Jan, 2018

Thanks to Trump, More U.S. Milk Will Be Coming From Robots

Labor | By: Bloomberg News

The robots are coming -- this time, to a dairy farm near you.

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11 Jan, 2018

Automation Potential in Agriculture

Labor | By: Fernando Diaz

Milking cows is a predictable physical task that can be automated.

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09 Jan, 2018

Agriculture’s Viability Relies on Immigration Reform

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

American Farm Bureau president Zippy Duvall had a sit down meeting with President Trump in Nashville this week. The “crisis” America’s farmers are facing related to farm labor was not a subject Duvall was willing to leave out.

 

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03 Jan, 2018

Grasp Differences Between Generations to Master Labor Management

Labor | By: Meg Gaige

Tips to help you attract, recruit and retain a better workforce.

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