The National Retail Federation has issued a statement in support of the U.S. Department of Labor's (DOL) final rule to make 1.3 million American workers eligible for overtime pay under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). "We applaud the Department of Labor for adopting a reasonable, thoughtful approach to updating...
Labor is on the mind of a growing number of nonprofit and specialty retailers. When Museums & More asked readers in our annual survey what work-related topic kept them awake at night, labor and staffing challenges were cited far and away above all else. In a separate labor-focused survey, 60...
Get ready for a successful year with these tips from Tommy Brown of the Saint Louis Zoo.
Superior sales training is key in competing against online, big-box retailers
Young people have long been a good fit for part-time and seasonal retail jobs. There is a stigma that someone who will accept less-than-full time employment at minimum-wage range pay won’t be a committed employee, however. While that certainly proves true in some cases, one thing you can do, as...
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