Essays Tagged: "time workers"

What accounts for the growth in part-time employment in recent years? Who benefits the most- employers or employees?

employment has altered enormously. One of the largest factors of this change is the growth of part-time employment.The definition of part-time depends a great deal to its use. The office of national ... on of part-time depends a great deal to its use. The office of national statistics defines the part-time "an employee expected to work no more than 30 hours , excluding all over time and main meal bre ...

(7 pages) 117 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Labour Economics

s been the adoption of management strategies that emphasise flexibility, requiring more use of part time and casual labour.'Full time work is defined as employment that requires workers to work 35 hou ... ll time work is defined as employment that requires workers to work 35 hours or more per week. Part time workers are those that are employed less than 35 hours.' (Healey, 1999, p.6) Casual are those t ...

(6 pages) 97 0 2.2 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Human resource management-overtime or part time

Peak part-time workers were used to cover high in demand during the working days and weekend in a range of eco ... k demands.In order to satisfy the customers' demands, it seems have to increase the staff. The part time employment is the economic ways of reducing the labour cost. Those part time workers who covere ... trained to cover a range of functions including nearly all the work process. The fact that the part time workers untertake the same duties as the full-time staff and are subject to the same performanc ...

(2 pages) 57 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Social Consequence of Industrialisation in Britain (using Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell)

to live as separate as if we were in two worlds..."? This is an accurate summation of views of the time. Workers felt a great resentment to the rich because of the disproportionate work to wealth rat ... ompletely ignorant to the sufferings of the girl he loves and her father. This is reflective of the times in that many of the rich in factory districts like Manchester and most of the middle class in ...

(4 pages) 24 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Human Resource Management - Approaches to casual workers

so Australia has experienced a major change in the structure of employment, from the standard full-time workers to new and ever growing forms of non-standard employment such as, part-time work, casua ... ness, with special attention upon 'flexible firms' composed of a functionally flexible core of full-time workers surrounded by a ring of numerically flexible casual workers (Atkinson, J. 1984, 1987), ...

(13 pages) 239 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

The Lamb

crease in lay offs. This group contains women, men, and teenagers of every race. The number of part time workers in the job market has increased also due to the lack of full-time jobs not available. A ... ces that will be available to consumers are sold by the sellers at a sell price during a particular time period. During this time of price cut an increase in consumer spending may cause more sales to ...

(10 pages) 23 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Labor Relations Paper

st to organize and form unions due to the necessity for safety and security of workers. During this time, workers formed labor unions to improve their situation as a direct response to intolerable wor ... gh in recognition for unions has come when many groups of workers pursue the same goals at the same time.In arbitration, appeals can only be made by a Union and only after an exhaustion of the grievan ...

(4 pages) 310 0 3.5 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Scientific Management

(1856 - 1915). Taylor converted the authoritarian and spasmotic approach to management of Victorian times to a rigorously authoritarian but systematic approach. Taylor tested his new theory of scienti ... f Midvale Iron Works In Philadelphia.At this Iron works, as with many similar working venues of the time, workers would devise their own work methods to get things done. On average the workers were mo ...

(8 pages) 138 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Title of my essay:Psychoanalysis of Heathcliff in Wuthering Heights. My essay is about the analysis of the book Wuthering Heights written by Emily Bronte

en the English critical realism became the dominant stream and class struggle became tense. At that time, workers and the lower class lived a very hard life. The conflict between the upper class and t ... ed. The upper class' prejudice and discrimination against the lower class can also be seen. At that time, the common notion of families of equal standings has also rooted deeply in people's mind. Just ...

(23 pages) 18 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Mastering the phenomenon called HR Analytics in organizations

began in 1999, when the company began a global rollout of PeopleSoft as its core HR system. At the time, even PeopleSoft itself hadn't done a single rollout for global operations. "It was a huge chal ... dds. Indeed, the project had to go before American Express' global investment committee a couple of times before being approved. "It was about building the case in terms of business financial measures ...

(6 pages) 19 0 1.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management


dland & Sutcliffe, 2005).I.REASON FOR INTERVENTIONThe average weekly hours worked for both full-time workers and part-time workers has increased over the last two decades. Since 1985 working 50 ho ... t two decades. Since 1985 working 50 hours or more per week has become increasingly common for full time workers, particularly for males. In 2005, 30% of men and 16% women working full-time worked 50 ...

(12 pages) 74 0 4.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Organizational Behavior Essay About Ups Company

ourIntroduction:Over the last ten years we have seen a dramatic increase in the utilization of part-time workers by the United Parcel Service (UPS). This increase has been coupled with a stunningly hi ... f 150 percent among these workers. This study documents the deteriorating work environment for part-time workers at UPS and finds that a lack of full-time opportunities, a pervasive pattern of managem ...

(32 pages) 125 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Waterfront Dispute 1998 Outline the key stakeholders, origins, issues involved, the effects and impacts of the dispute and the resolutions of the dispute.

Waterfront Dispute 1998"The most bitterly fought domestic issue of my whole time as prime minister was waterfront reform in 1998." - John Howard.SummaryOn the night of April 7, ... oring initiated its 'anti-union' strategy whereby it sacked all 1400 permanent workers and 330 part-time workers, liquidated its stocks and locked out many of its docks. The bitter tension between the ... e disputes between Patrick Stevedoring, the coalition (liberal) government and the ACTU and the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA). The conflict arose from the two main issues of workforce productivity ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 Jun/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies