Part-timer men on the rise
- How part-timers fare in US economy. Nifong, Christina // Christian Science Monitor;8/14/97, Vol. 89 Issue 182, p4
Discusses part-time labor in the United States in the wake of the strike by the Teamsters Union against United Parcel Service which began in August of 1997. Debate about the impact that part-time labor has on the US economy; The need for flexibility as a primary cause for the increased number...
- Benefits for part-time workers on the rise. // NACD Directorship;May95, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p14
Reports on an increase in the number of benefits available to part-time employees.
- Journal abstracts. // Social Security Bulletin;Fall92, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p81
Presents an abstract of the study `Dualism in Part-Time Employment,' by Chris Tilly, published in the Spring 1991 issue of `Industrial Relations'.
- Does part-time work pay? Kosters, Marvin; McCullough, Deirdre // American Enterprise;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p90
Focuses on part-time employment in the United States. Trends in part-time work; Compensation for part-time work; Comparison of differences in wages of part and full-time workers; Nonwage benefits comparisons.
- Jobs and achievement. Bracey, Gerald W. // Phi Delta Kappan;Apr96, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p577
Reports on a study on the effects high school students' part-time jobs. Controversy over whether this results in lower test scores; Details of the study by Rhoda Carr, James Wright, and Charles Brody of Tulane University; Findings published in the January 1996 issue of `Sociology of Education';...
- Temp help deserves your full-time respect. Medea, Andra // Crain's Small Business -- Southeast Michigan Edition;May97, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p12
Presents tips to avoid problems with part-time workers. Screening; Marginalization of part-timers; Communicating with part-timers; Being alert for casual blaming.
- Temp staffing agencies prospering at the expense of workers, union boss says. Oaks, Tiffany // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;12/08/97, Vol. 27 Issue 24, p9
Speculates on the increased demand for part-time workers in the United States. Savings on benefits for employers; Advantage for people in need of flexible work hours; Burden of caring for unemployed and unprotected workers.
- Permanent part-timers. McShulskis, Elaine // HRMagazine;Sep96, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p19
Reports on the increase in the number of part-time workers in the United States, according to a report by the Conference Board. Percentage of surveyed firms that have employees working part-time on a voluntary and permanent basis; Benefits of part-time scheduling.
- For many part-timers, less is more. Brotherton, Phaedra // HRMagazine;Jun97, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p102
Reports that many full-time employees are asking their employers for part-time schedules. Benefits offered to permanent part-timers; Explanation of a formal policy for part-time work with benefits adopted by Texas Instruments (TI); Reason why employees request for part-time employment. INSET:...