Employment and Unemployment Series Volume 8-10

Employment and Unemployment Series Volume 8-10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...to increase the output of our shops, and that can not be done except as management on its part uses more intelligence in planning; and on the other hand organized labor, labor of all kinds, gets together and makes this matter of increasing production its responsibility. Session adjourned at 4 p. m. 77920--19 5 THURSDAY, MAY 9-EVENING SESSION. CHAIRMAN: RALPH 0. WELLS, ASSISTANT EMPLOYMENT MANAGES, E. I. DTJ PONT DE NEMOURS & CO., WILMINGTON, DEL. DISCUSSION: DESTRUCTIVE LABOR RECRUITING. The meeting was'called to order at 8.80 p. m. by the chairman. Mr. Winans, of Cleveland, representing the Committee on Printing of Proceedings, reported that owing to the lateness of the hour and the expense involved, the plan of getting out proceedings of the convention day by day had been abandoned. The committee reported, however, that probably some arrangements could be made to get out the report of the proceedings within a week, financial arrangements for such copies as were desired to be made by the individuals desiring them. The committee reported that the material would probably be available to the delegates in printed form between June 7 and 15, such printed report to be published by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Chairman. If there is no further business we will proceed to a discussion of that phase of the employment question which is affecting all of us. A great many people are considerably aroused over the fact that there is a great deal of promiscuous recruiting being done in various parts of the country; that we are suffering from constant shifting of men from one section to another. I think that main" of you feel that if the men would work the full six days, jthat if we could have every man working all of the time, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 156 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 290g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236639871
  • 9781236639875