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|An Arizona employee faced racial slurs, dolls depicting lynchings, lawsuit claims|
Added: 16.10.2019 20:39 | 3 views | 0 comments
Arizona Discount Movers denied a pattern of racial harassment, but settled the suit with its former employee Clinton Lee for $54,000.
|Boeing CEO says 'fully supportive' of board's move to split jobs: memo|
Added: 16.10.2019 20:16 | 3 views | 0 comments
Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg told employees he was "fully supportive" of the board's decision to split his chairman and CEO roles, allowing him to focus on running the world's largest planemaker, according to a memo seen by Reuters on Wednesday.
|Boeing CEO says 'fully supportive' of board's decision to split jobs: letter|
Added: 16.10.2019 18:52 | 15 views | 0 comments
Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg told employees in a memo seen by Reuters on Wednesday that he was "fully supportive" of the board's decision to split his chairman and CEO roles, allowing him to focus on running the world's largest planemaker.
|HBG Big News This Week: April 15-19, 2019|
Added: 16.10.2019 18:41 | 3 views | 0 comments
Following is a recap of major news at Hachette Book Group for the week of April 15-19, 2019:
HBG Community Service Day: we had our second annual Community Service Day on Wednesday, and close to 600 HBG employees volunteered in a wide variety of activities – preparing food in community kitchens, delivering hot meals to homebound seniors, reading with children, repainting rooms in community centers, gardening in green spaces, caring for animals in rescue shelters, assisting with literacy and mental health awareness projects, creating handmade cards for hospitalized children, and much more.
Bestseller news: James Patterson’s The Fall of Crazy House (JIMMY Patterson) debuts at #4 on the New York Times YA Hardcover list. Also, debuting on the NYT lists are William W. Li’s Eat to Beat Disease (GCP) at #10 on the Advice, How-To, & Misc., and Miracle at St. Andrews by James Patterson & Peter de Jonge (LB) at #13 on the Print HC Fiction list. HBG’s distribution clients have a #1 bestseller with Jeff Kinney’s new addition to the Diary of the Wimpy Kid franchise, Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid (Abrams) at the top of the Middle Grade Hardcover list. And David Sax’s The Revenge of the Analog (PublicAffairs) makes a surprise appearance at #1 on the Washington Post bestseller list this week.
LA Times Book Prize: Beth Macy’s Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America (LB) has won the 2018 for Science & Technology.
Ondaatje Prize shortlist: Adam Weymouth’s Kings of the Yukon (LB) has been named to the Royal Society of Literature’s 2019 shortlist. The £10,000 prize is awarded annually to a book of the highest literary merit – fiction, non-fiction, or poetry – which best evokes the spirit of a place. The winner will be announced May 13.
Major launch: Ali Benjamin’s highly anticipated The Next Great Paulie Fink (LBYR) went on sale this week with an interview on NPR’s Here & Now, coverage to come in The Denver Post, New York Times, People, and the Wall Street Journal, and a two-week national tour.
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|Thomas Cook collapses: 150,000 British holidaymakers left abroad as historic tour operator ceases trading|
Added: 16.10.2019 18:20 | 8 views | 0 comments
All Thomas Cook bookings and flights cancelled Government and Civil Aviation Authority have dozens of planes to fly customers back to the UK Repatriation will be 'UK's largest in peacetime' 21,000 employees across the world lose their jobs Holidaymakers can go to thomascook.caa.co.uk, for advice and information
|Six federal employees to be honored with the ‘Oscars of Government Service’|
Added: 16.10.2019 11:19 | 14 views | 0 comments
For the first time, all winners of the “Sammies” are from outside the Washington area, indicative of the 85 percent of federal employees who do not live in the capital region.
|WeWork says at least 1,600 phone booths in US, Canada offices contaminated with formaldehyde|
Added: 16.10.2019 2:30 | 3 views | 0 comments
WeWork, the office space sharing startup, told employees Monday that they would be closing 2,300 phone booths that are or might be contaminated with formaldehyde in offices across the U.S. and Canada.
|Are you culturally fluent? It's now an essential soft skill|
Added: 15.10.2019 22:13 | 20 views | 0 comments
Experts say that diverse and multicultural teams often perform better and are more creative, which makes them more valued employees. Here's how to communicate across cultural divides.
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