Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations faculty and staff are sharing their expertise on the changing nature of work, employment, and labor as affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Minnesota Reformer reports workers at a Minneapolis cocktail bar and distillery will vote on whether to unionize, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health.

Monday, July 13, 2020
Minnesota Reformer

The Star-Ledger publishes an editorial criticizing the Trump administration’s ICE order, quoting Janice Fine of the Center for Innovation in Worker Organization.

Monday, July 13, 2020
The Star-Ledger

Daily Kos quotes Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health on the problem with “toothless” OSHA guidelines.

Saturday, July 11, 2020
Daily Kos

VICE writes about a new initiative co-created by the Center for Innovation in Worker Organization.

Friday, July 10, 2020

NBC News reports on the push for stronger worker safeguards as the coronavirus roars back, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health.

Thursday, July 9, 2020
NBC News

NJBIZ reports on the sharp increase in new unemployment claims, quoting Christopher Hayes.

Thursday, July 9, 2020

HR Dive publishes an op-ed, co-authored by Jessica Methot, about how to safely reopen offices without sacrificing productivity and social ties among employees.

Wednesday, July 8, 2020
HR Dive

Employee’s Life publishes an op-ed by Kyra Leigh Sutton listing six reasons it might be a good idea to accept the offer.

Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Employee’s Life

Ladders publishes an op-ed by Carlos Flores of Career Services explaining how to make a good impression on prospective employers.  

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Sinclair Broadcast Group reports on the effectiveness of the Paycheck Protection Program, quoting Michael Merrill who compares it to “a dart game in a dark room that we are playing blindfolded.” | Hundreds of Sinclair-owned TV stations republish the story.

Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Sinclair Broadcast Group