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Facebook Named Best Place To Work By Employees

Facebook is the best place to work among US companies according, to Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Awards, which lists the top 50 best places to work. Southwest Airlines and Bain & Company follow up in second and third place, respectively. The survey was based on nearly 150,000 employee reviews submitted during 2010 on companies with more …
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International Labor Migration: A Rights-based Approach

The International Labour Office (ILO) has just published the book International Labour Migration: A Rights-based Approach. The work offers a comprehensive and accessible overview of international labor migration and the ILO’s efforts to protect migrant workers through a rights-based approach. It also provides new insights into the factors that motivate people to seek work outside …
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Working Conditions of Non-standard Workers – Spain

The European Working Conditions Observatory (EWCO) has just published a study conducted by the Spanish National Health and Safety at Work Institute, “Working Conditions of Non-standard Workers”, which sheds light on the working conditions of certain groups of workers, including self-employed workers, those who are not registered with social security, migrant workers and workers on …
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Occupational Promotion of Migrant Workers

This study analyzes the situation regarding the occupational promotion of migrant workers in the EU Member States and Norway. It is divided in two parts. The first part presents an overview of the current evidence on barriers to career mobility experienced by migrant workers in the EU. The second part focuses on public policies for …
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