Workplace Culture

US tech giants may find their future shaped by Europe

Oct 17, 2017

The likes of Facebook, Google and Apple are facing an uncomfortable truth: Europe's culture of tough corporate oversight, not America's light-touch regulation, may soon rule their industry

Texas man's behavior prompted 911 call prior to killing of 8

Sep 26, 2017

Police records show a Texas man's behavior at a Dallas-area bar prompted employees to call 911 but it wasn't soon enough to prevent him from going to his estranged wife's home and fatally shooting her and seven others

Zinke: One-third of Interior employees not loyal to Trump

Sep 26, 2017

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says nearly one-third of employees at his department are not loyal to him and President Donald Trump, adding that he is working to change the department's regulatory culture to be more business friendly

In new setback, Uber to lose license to work in London

Sep 22, 2017

London's transport authority won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security

England women's team coach fired over misconduct in past job

Sep 20, 2017

England women's team coach Mark Sampson has been fired over "inappropriate and unacceptable behavior" involving players in a previous job

Nissan decries incremental change, seeks dramatic jumps

Sep 12, 2017

Japanese automaker Nissan says it's attempting to foster a corporate culture that will produce manufacturing innovations in leaps and bounds instead of steady incremental improvement

Car-centric Houston struggles after loss of countless autos

Sep 10, 2017

Long dependent on cars, Houston struggles to recover from loss of hundreds of thousands of vehicles

Former aides to GOP lawmaker describe toxic work environment

Sep 1, 2017

Former aides say GOP congressman now running for Senate from Indiana yelled at staff, docked pay

Turkmenistan bans cars for a day to promote bikes, health

Jul 29, 2017

The Central Asian country of Turkmenistan has banned most locals in its major cities from using their cars for a day in a bid to promote cycling and healthy lifestyles

APNewsBreak: Yellowstone to punish workers for misconduct

Jul 28, 2017

With reports of sexual harassment and other misconduct tarnishing the National Park Service's image, one of its premier sites is preparing to discipline as many as 10 workers

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