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Sex and the Weather Channel

Thanks to Workplace Prof Blog for this story about a nasty weather channel anchor who apparently believed his female co-hosts were there for his amusement.   What is the responsibility  of a…

Dough Brain?

This story describes how a Tim Horton’s employee, who is also a single mother, was fired for giving a 16 cent timbit to an infant.   The story doesn’t say whether…

Organizing Part-Time College Instructors – Writing on the Wall?

This story describes the efforts of OPSEU to organize part-time college instructors.  They claim to have collected enough membership cards to be entitled to a vote.  Trouble is, the Ontario Labour…

Battle in TTC Union?

Here’s an article on the TTC strike. Pay attention to how personalities and politics can influence industrial relations outcomes.   This sort of internal union politicking is not uncommon–it is a…