W2 Discussion Due: 07/13/2014 (75-150 words)

Should we have ONE BIG UNION? Would one union benefit workers in all industries?

W2 Assignment Due: 07/15/2014

Define and discuss the open shop movement. Include a specific example and analyze its success or failure, and why. Write a 2-3 page paper using APA format.

W3 Discussion Due: 07/20/2014 (75-150 words)

Do we have too many laws? Does the existence of so many laws and regulations hinder or help American Business today. Feel free to give examples of some “stupid” laws! Have fun with this discussion!

W3 Assignment Due: 07/22/2014

Please go to You Tube, bing.com videos, or any Video sharing web site and add the Key Word: "Unions”

Find a video that interests you of the thousands that are on the net on any aspect on Unions

Watch the Video that you selected and take notes on what you viewed.

1. In a paper of at least two and not more than three, double spaced pages, no Title Page, tell me what video you viewed.

2. Make sure that you provide the internet address and the Title on what you viewed.

3. Explain what you viewed and what you learned.

4. You may supplement your viewing with any other information or your opinion.

W4 Discussion Due: 07/27/2014 (75-150 words)

Are we losing the economic war with the entire world? Does globalization make it impossible to compete with nations that can produce cheaper and faster? Do you see a way to “win” the economic wars with nations such as China and India?

W5 Assignment Due: 08/05/2014

    Please research the National Labor Relations Board, an independent agency that handles labor disputes.
    Read what the text contains, as well as research the World Wide Web regarding the various labor laws and procedures.
    Select one subject or area of information from your research, and in a paper of at least two and not more than
    three,double spaced pages,using APA formatting, tell me what you studied and learned.
    Please use your own words
    Explain why this is important to know

W6 Discussion Due: 08/10/2014 (75-150 words)

Did Unions kill the American auto industry? Why or why not?

W6 Assignment Due: 08/12/2014

Discuss the myriad elements management would consider when anticipating union bargaining proposals? And, when would management officials prefer centralized (multi-plant) bargaining? Please explain in a 2-3 page paper. Remember to use APA format

W7 Discussion Due: 08/17/2014 (75-150 words)

Does the minimum wage law actually hurt U.S. labor? Please explain your response and give any examples that you feel relevant.

W7 Assignment Due: 08/19/2014

Please go to You Tube, bing.com videos, or any Video sharing web site and add the Key Words:” Pro Union and then Anti Union”

Watch several sites that promote either side of this debate in our current economic environment!

1. Explain first what site influenced you the most and give me its internet address!

2. What did you learn?

3. Are you now Pro union or anti Union and why?

Your paper should be at least two and not more than three, double spaced pages, no Title Page