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The Temporary Job Market: And the Death of the American Dream
Series: American Working Class, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture
Does temporary employment benefit the working people of America? I have lived the experience of it and I can honestly say that it doesn’t. It has become the norm for companies to get rid of permanent employees and replace them with temporary workers. This book goes into details of the bad effect that this type of employment has on working people and the economy.
Labor Days
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Acclaimed poet and novelist Mario Milosevic offers 100 sharp tales of employment—each exactly 100 words long. Sometimes shocking, sometimes poignant, but always enlightening and entertaining, these narratives bare the souls of laborers doing what they have to do to make a living.
Joan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,890. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Joan Child was a trailblazer for women, a home help, hospital cook and widowed mother of five boys who rose to become the Australian Labor Party’s first woman Member of the Federal House of Representatives and the first woman Speaker of the House. This fiercely feminist women’s rights activist and anti-Vietnam campaigner broke through the glass ceiling and is an inspiration to all who follow.
Powerful Mamas' Top Ten Tips for a Positive Birth Experience! - Practical Tips from a Childbirth Educator and Labor Doula
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Everyone seems to have an opinion when it comes to pregnancy, childbirth, and how to parent this precious little life you are about to be responsible for - and the advice just keeps coming when the topic of birth arises! Where does a mama begin sorting fact from fiction? Is there even such a thing as the 'perfect birth'? Jacquelyn Duke, certified childbirth educator, labor doula and owner of Power
The Futility of Work - Volume I: Motivators
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
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The defining characteristic of humanity has long been our work, but the question as to why we labor so has never fully been answered. Today, The Futility of Work takes a long-hard look at this question and more. Volume I delves into the inner psyche as to the universal forces that motivate us all into action.
Employers and the Law: 2013-14 Anthology of Best Articles
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Van Rye Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Labor & Employment, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Employers and the Law: 2013-14 Anthology of Best Articles is a collection of articles covering ongoing and emerging legal responsibilities stemming from the relationship between employers and employees. Authored by leading employment law experts, the articles are relevant to, among others, business owners, managers, and human resource professionals—and to their legal advisors.
The Core Of Life's Business
Price: Free! Words: 11,380. Language: Simple English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Stewardship & Giving
Life as it is presently is somehow ‘muddled’ and ‘juggled’. It’s full of pace with diverse and various experiences - good, bad, exciting, depressing, high and low, hope and ‘hopelessness’. Also, many times it could be frustrating and ‘dissatisfying’. As you grow older, you begin to realize there are a lot of ‘things’ in life assailing you - survival, sustenance (food, clothing, shelter), self-disc
The Negro in Federal Employment: The Quest for Equal Opportunity
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,660. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A classic resource, now with new 2012 Foreword, from Quid Pro Books: a study of civil rights in the U.S. civil service at a time of tumultuous change and reexamination. Praised widely on its initial publication in 1967, Krislov's book remains an important part of the canon on African American history, labor and civil service, and the political science of federal employment and bureaucracies.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 63, Issue 5 - May 2011
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Labor & Employment
Stanford Law Review's May 2011 issue features Articles by recognized legal scholars and several Notes by Stanford students. This issue's articles are: "The Objects of the Constitution," Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz; "The Lost Origins of American Fair Employment Law: Regulatory Choice & the Making of Modern Civil Rights, 1943-1972," David Freeman Engstrom; and Notes on circuit splits and jurisdiction.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 4 - February 2013
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,930. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Services, Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
Contents of No. 4 are: “The Limits of Unbundled Legal Assistance: A Randomized Study in a Massachusetts District Court and Prospects for the Future,” by James Greiner, Cassandra Wolos Pattanayak & Jonathan Hennessy; Review, “Stochastic Constraint,” by Neal Kumar Katyal; Note, “Counteracting the Bias: The Department of Labor’s Unique Opportunity to Combat Human Trafficking"; and more student work.