Outsourcing Knowledge Work--Why Not?
- Give and take. // Automotive News;1/29/96, Vol. 70 Issue 5643, p12
Opinion. Comments on the United Auto Workers' (UAW) stand regarding outsourcing and its implications for labor negotiations with the top three automobile manufacturers in the United States, particularly Chrysler Corp. UAW president Steve Yokich's position on the issue; Need for Chrysler to...
- O TRABALHO ATÃPICO E A INSTABILIDADE PROFISSIONAL NA INDÃšSTRIA AUTOMOTIVA: uma anÃ¡lise no setor de processos industriais da montadora alfa. Maitan Filho, Pedro Luiz; Machado Simões, Janaina // Pensamento & Realidade;2015, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p73
Changes in employment arrangements in the automotive industry have been addressed in the literature of Administration as a phenomenon linked to industrial flexibility adopted by automakers in recent decades. Less stable hiring procedures and the deregulation of work in modern factories have...
- Japan workers want pay hike. Johnson, Richard // Automotive News;2/21/1994, Vol. 68 Issue 5539, p2
Reports on Japanese auto workers' submission of their annual spring wage hike demands in January 1994. Uninanimous call for a five percent increase; Variety in bonus demands; Honda Motor workers' demand for the largest bonus; Expected response of companies with a two to three percent hikes.
- Growing technician shortage. Heft, William E. // Motor Age;Oct94, Vol. 113 Issue 10, p76
Focuses on the factors behind the shortage of automotive technicians in the United States. Lacking interest in the automotive repair industry; Combining efforts to recruit technicians in the field.
- Looking at licensing. Molla, Tony // Motor Age;Mar97, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p7
Ponders on the debate over a proposal to establish a certification process for automotive technicians in the United States. Self-imposed standards in the automotive service industry; Arguments on the effects of licensing.
- Protests curb output in Germany. Chappell, Lindsay // Automotive News;10/7/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5681, p50
States that auto workers in Germany walked off the job in protest during the week ending October 4, 1996. Circumstances surrounding protest; Indepth look at national employment laws in Germany; How protest affect Mercedes-Benz AG and other automakers.
- Groups craft yardstick for technician trainers. Sawyers, Alena // Automotive News;12/2/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5689, p16
Reports on the formation of a certification program called Continuing Automotive Service Education (CASE), by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (NIASE) and the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). Participants in the pilot program; Commencement...
- Hands-on training. // Aftermarket Business;04/01/96, Vol. 106 Issue 4, p11
Announces that the School of Automotive Machinists offers its students a varied curricula that enables them to adapt to the ever-changing high technology of the automobile industry. Contact information.
- Where STEP is better than IGES. // Machine Design;4/4/96, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p71
Discusses the Standard for the Exchange of Product (STEP) Model Data which is seen as an asset to concurrent engineering. Comparison between STEP and IGES; Who the Japanese Automobile Manufacturers Association is working in conjunction with to integrate STEP into the Japanese Automotive industry.