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My last retail environment was back in the 80s & union. CrispyQ Feb 19 #1
They also schedule like that Bettie Feb 19 #2
No benefits, either. NT Trueblue Texan Feb 20 #27
Well of course not Bettie Feb 20 #29
Unions are the answer dlk Feb 19 #3
++ appalachiablue Feb 19 #5
Yes! That's the sort of thing that lead to unions in the first place. patphil Feb 19 #12
Yes. It has always been my contention to those who complain about unions is that it's companies who create them because Wonder Why Feb 19 #18
At the moment, the Union of Retail EmployERS is unbeatable PTL_Mancuso Feb 19 #17
YES BonnieJW Feb 20 #31
Our grandparents and parents knew the value of unions dlk Feb 20 #32
Plenty of Union workers voted for Reagan BlueNIndiana Feb 20 #33
Unfortunately, true dlk Feb 20 #34
Wonder if Rebl2 Feb 20 #35
Yes, Reagan was a SAG union member and even led them on a strike on 1960 dlk Feb 20 #36
Wow Rebl2 Feb 20 #37
This has been going on for a long time. Also, split shifts. Work 3 hours, off 3, work 4. SharonAnn Feb 19 #4
I hated split shifts ArkansasDemocrat1 Feb 19 #10
This is the American way! LittleGirl Feb 19 #6
You can't have Medicare for All, they might raise taxes on the money we made by not giving you health insurance! ArkansasDemocrat1 Feb 19 #13
Now that we Boomers are on our way out, the balance will shift back Warpy Feb 19 #7
I worked at I. Magnin in San Francisco leftieNanner Feb 19 #8
Oh, I've heard plenty of stories sakabatou Feb 19 #9
I've lived some of these ArkansasDemocrat1 Feb 19 #11
Holy... sakabatou Feb 19 #14
Nope, one placed I worked had 25% (twenty-five percent) turnover monthly ArkansasDemocrat1 Feb 19 #19
Shit. I wouldn't be surprised if it went bankrupt, or just skeleton crew sakabatou Feb 19 #23
Nope, it's still there ArkansasDemocrat1 Feb 20 #38
They should just all not show up. And find a different job. LiberalFighter Feb 19 #15
And, this is how you get it done! OldBaldy1701E Feb 20 #28
I've only had two retail jobs kimbutgar Feb 19 #16
This is what happens I_UndergroundPanther Feb 19 #20
Getting money out of politics is Step 1 dlk Feb 19 #21
A couple of thoughts: snot Feb 19 #22
My friend works for an airline central scrutinizer Feb 19 #24
Do they think this is new? AwakeAtLast Feb 20 #25
Kick dalton99a Feb 20 #26
it's rampant in academia too et tu Feb 20 #30
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