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Human Resources and Labour Relations

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As an interdisciplinary program, the Human Resources and Labour Relations program draws on a variety of professors and tutors from across the university. The core human resource and labour relations faculty are: Dr. Bob Barnetson is an assistant professor of labour relations. He has taught for Athabasca University since 2004 and previously worked for a trade union, the Alberta Labour Relations Board and the Alberta Workers' Compensation Board. Bob's research interests include the regulation of employment relations by the state, in particular workers' compensation and child labour. Dr. Donica Belisle , Ph.D. is an ...
is a term used to describe the individuals who comprise the workforce of an organization, although it is also applied in labor economics to, for example, business sectors or even whole nations. Human resources is also the name of the function within an organization charged with the overall responsibility for implementing strategies and policies relating to the management of individuals (i.e. the human resources). This function title is often abbreviated to the initials ' HR '. Human resources is a relatively modern management term, coined in the 1960s. The origins of the function arose in organizations that introduced ...
EAE Business School | MBA, GMAT, College, Rankings
Founded in 1958, EAE Business School is one of the most prestigious institutions in Europe. EAE is an international Institution of higher education in the field of management. With more than 50 years experience in business education it has provided training for more than 56,000 executives and managers. Every year students from more than 45 nationalities gain professional qualification at EAE to hold positions of responsibility within the business world. EAE has currently campus sites in Barcelona and Madrid and it delivers online education through the Online Business School. It offers one of the widest ranges of postgraduate ... market research, surveys and trends
Athabasca University | Canadian Universities –
Athabasca University, Canada’s Open University, is dedicated to the removal of barriers that restrict access to and success in university-level study and to increasing equality of educational opportunity for adult learners worldwide. Athabasca University provides learning for life. Through the achievements of its students, faculty and staff, AU stands out as a provider of high quality post-secondary education. Athabasca University was established by Order in Council of the Government of Alberta on June 25, 1970. Originally conceived as a traditional campus-based institution, AU changed course in 1972 through a pilot project to ... market research, surveys and trends


Weston/Interbake Campaign for Solidarity
George Weston Limited is a Canadian public company founded in 1882. Through its subsidiaries, Weston constitutes one of North America's largest food processing and distribution companies. Weston has two reportable operating segments: Weston Foods and Loblaw Companies. The company manufactures bakery products and dairy through its Weston Foods division. It also operates 1,000 corporate and franchised stores in Canada through Loblaw Companies. The company operates in Canada and the US. It is headquartered in Toronto, Canada and employs approximately 155,000 people (predominantly in the Loblaw's subsidiary). ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Wednesday - BC HRMA Conference 2010 New World...New Ideas
For CHRP holders: You will receive 1½ CHRP points for each hour of professional development attended. Your attendance will be tracked by scanners at the door to each session. To claim your CHRP points, you must register for and be scanned into each session you wish to attend. Having delivered thousands of speeches in his career, Joseph Grenny's engaging style is a sought-after mix of entertainment, practicality, and foundational research. Traveling across the globe from East Asia, to India, to Europe, Joseph has spoken to organizations including NASA, the American Bankers Association, the ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Namibia's Labour Movement 20 years after independence - by Iipumbu Sakaria
Trade unions are still amongst the strongest membership-based organisations in Namibia, representing more than half of all Namibian workers in formal sector employment. The National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW) is the largest trade union federation and is closely followed by the Trade Union Congress of Namibia (TUCNA). Despite a series of retrenchments in mining and textiles, trade union membership has grown in recent years and now stands at around 160 000, according to figures supplied by trade unions themselves. Namibia�s main trade union federations, NUNW and TUCNA, have different histories and their outlook on politics ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Tanzania: TCC Tops Employer of the Year Awards
Dar Es Salaam — TANZANIA Cigarette Company (TCC) on Wednesday night scooped the overall Employer of the Year Award for the year 2010 at a colourful ceremony officiated by the Minister of Defence and National Service, Dr Hussein Mwinyi, representing retired President Alhaj Ali Hassan Mwinyi. TCC also bagged home certificates of achievement and their accompanying trophies in five other categories to make a resounding history. They were awarded best policies and practice in promotion of gender equality, employee relations and welfare, fight against HIV/AIDS at work places and staff employment training development as well as ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


2BC3 Human Resources and Labour Relations (McAteer) - Commerce ...
2BC3 – Winter 2010 - Page 1 of 7 Commerce 2BC3. Human Resource Management and Labour Relations. Winter 2010 Course Outline ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Managers and ...
The educational backgrounds of these workers vary considerably, reflecting the diversity of duties and levels of responsibility. College graduates and those who have earned certification should have the best job and advancement opportunities. Human resources occupations require strong interpersonal skills. Much faster than average growth is expected during the projection period. Every organization wants to attract, motivate, and retain the most qualified employees and match them to jobs for which they are best suited. Human resources, training, and labor relations managers and specialists provide this connection. In the past, ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Cornell University - ILR School: Graduate Degree Programs ...
The two-year Master of Industrial and Labor Relations (MILR) degree program provides a broad-based foundation with a specific, intense focus on the interaction between people and organizations in the workplace. The MILR is the top degree program in the area of human resources and labor relations. There's a strong general business component to courses, but the emphasis is on the interrelationship between people and the workplace, whether that's a small service business, a not-for-profit museum, a large and influential labor union, or a Fortune 200 corporation. The MILR Degree requires a minimum of 48 credit hours (2 ...
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Human Resources: Ontario Labour Relations Board, ontario labour ...
The Ontario Labour Relations Board is an independent, quasi-judicial tribunal mandated to mediate and adjudicate a variety of employment and labour relations-related matters under a number of Ontario statutes --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- THE  LABOUR  RELATIONS  BOARD   HANDLES  THE  MATTERS FALLING  UNDER  THE   FREQUENTLY ACCESSED LAW Consumer Protection Act Employment Standards Act Family Law Act Highway Traffic Act Human Rights Code Labour Relations Act Occupational Health and Safety Act Residential Tenancies Act Workplace ...
Human Resources: Manpower policies in South Africa, unemployment ...
I can answer questions pertaining to Compensation, Health Benefits, Retirement Plans, Payroll,Payroll taxes, Employee selection, Employee Termination, Training, and Employee Incentives. I have offices in U.S., Canada, UK, South Africa,Australia and NZ. I am most confident in the U.S. and Canadian but have knowledge of the internationals. I do not have extensive knowledge of South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. I do have some Human Resource Knowledge in those areas. Please do not ask me homework questions, I do not have time to answer them. Experience I currently hold both the U.S. and Canadian Payroll Certifications. I ...