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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An op-ed in The Hechinger Report cites research by Michelle Van Noy of the Education and Employment Research Center that work-study students should be paid for experiential and service-learning opportunities to help jump-start their careers.

Monday, September 27, 2021

Rutgers Today publishes a Q&A with Bill Castellano about how to maximize productivity by working a hybrid or fully remote schedule—and how to get your boss to approve it.

Thursday, July 22, 2021
Rutgers Today

Bloomberg Law quotes Lisa Schur of the Program for Disability Research who says, “We are in the middle of a major change for the future of work.”

Monday, July 19, 2021
Bloomberg Law 

Jersey’s Best writes about a study by the Center for Women and Work and Rutgers Business School’s Center for Women in Business.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Jersey’s Best 

Consumer Affairs reports McDonald’s franchise owners are adding new benefits in an effort to recruit employees, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan.

Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Consumer Affairs

The Star-Ledger examines the impact of working from home, quoting Bill Castellano who says we’re more productive when we’re not stuck in traffic or riding mass transit.

Monday, July 12, 2021
The Star-Ledger

KCBS Radio airs a live interview with Yana Rodgers of the Center for Women and Work about the growing number of restaurant employees who are calling it quits.

Saturday, July 10, 2021
KCBS Radio

CNN Business interviews Rebecca Kolins Givan about the “feedback loop” that leads short-staffed restaurants to lose even more workers.

Thursday, July 8, 2021
CNN Business

Healthcare Dive reports on a series of nurse strikes demanding safe staffing ratios in hospitals, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Healthcare Dive

Fast Company publishes an op-ed by Kyra Leigh Sutton, who led an online discussion with 45 students about what they're doing this summer to build transferable skills.

Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Fast Company