2018 May 1 eBulletin

May 1, 2018

LERA eBulletin

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Cappelli; Boushey; Weil; Jayaraman

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In the News

Peter CappelliPeter Cappelli (Wharton) has an article, “Spotlight on the new rules of talent management: HR goes agile,” in the Harvard Business Review (subscription required).
https://www.bizjournals.com/albany/news/2018/03/07/hbr-spotlight-on-the-new-rules-of-talent.html

He’s also quoted in a Washington Post column on leadership, “Trump’s ‘cascade of chaos’: What happens when there’s too much turnover at the top?”
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/on-leadership/wp/2018/03/15/trumps-cascade-of-chaos-what-happens-when-theres-too-much-turnover-at-the-top
Heather BousheyHeather Boushey (Washington Center for Equitable Growth) published “After 25 years, it’s time for paid leave,” complete with policy recommendations, on the center’s website.
http://equitablegrowth.org/person/heather-boushey/

She also co-edited the Harvard University Press book, After Piketty: The Agenda for Economics and Inequality.
http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504776
David WeilDavid Weil (Brandeis) is quoted in this NPR All Things Considered story on the state, rights and future for contract workers.

https://www.npr.org/2018/03/26/593102978/unequal-rights-contract-workers-have-few-workplace-protections
Saru JayaramanSaru Jayaraman  (Restaurant Opportunities Centers United) is quoted in “The tipping equation” in the New York Times.

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/03/11/business/tipping-sexual-harassment.html
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Get Involved

Congratulate the newest LERA Executive Board Members! Thank you to all members who participated in this year's election, either by running or by voting. You can meet your newest LERA Executive Board Members at: https://lera.memberclicks.net/lera-2018-election-results. Please, congratulate them!

We also invite you to congratulate the 2018 LERA Award Recipients. These awards are conferred at the LERA General Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony on Saturday night at the LERA 70th Annual Meeting in Baltimore. Congratulations to all of the 2018 LERA Award Recipients, individuals and LERA Chapters, you are doing great work to advance the field of LER! 2018 Award Recipients can be found here: https://lera.memberclicks.net/award-recipients-2018

Register to attend the LERA 70th Annual Meeting, June 14-17, 2018, Baltimore, MD. The program committee has scheduled a tremendous program plus many one-of-a-kind activities to augment your Baltimore trip! You will find more information about the special events here: https://lera.memberclicks.net/70th-anl-mtg-events, and complete conference details and links at: https://lera.memberclicks.net/70th-lera-anl-mtg.

Volunteer for a LERA Committee, and ask us about special activities planned for LERA Committee Members in Baltimore this June. Our committees govern the Association and its many services and programs. LERA accepts volunteers to staff committees year-round, and volunteer names will be provided to Committee Chairs when vacancies occur. Volunteer here.

More Reading, Viewing and Listening

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