PITTSBURGH - U.S. Steel and Arcelor Mittal have agreed to allow about 30,000 union workers to keep working under the terms of contracts that expired Tuesday, as the two sides continue bargaining at the end of a summer of labor unrest in the industry.
A federal judge on Tuesday dealt a blow to Uber's efforts to neutralize a major legal challenge to its business model, finding that a lawsuit against the growing ride-sharing company can proceed as a class-action on behalf of most California drivers who have worked for the Bay Area outfit since 2009.
Did you watch the stock market - and the value of your savings - plummet in the recent market dive? Yep, you know the emotional toll exacted by following your investments, even if the drop is short term.
Q: I seem to have acquired some unwanted responsibilities. Although I was hired to process payroll and do other administrative tasks, I have gradually become the go-to person for personnel issues. Little by little, various human resources duties have been given to me, and I am now expected to handle them.
Q: One of my team members takes it personally when clients disagree with him; he even is offended if other colleagues try to have a dialogue about opinions, and thinks that they don't like him. How can I help him see that everything isn't personal?
After giving her sons breakfast, Karin Bejerano dashes off to work as a high school dance instructor. Her husband, Andres, moves fully into dad mode, adjusting the boys' shirt buttons, sticking lunches into backpacks, driving them to school and delivering their sports bags to their grandparents' home for use later in the day.