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Why companies like UPS and Disney are allowing workers to show their tattoos

Why companies like UPS and Disney are allowing workers to show their tattoos

Research isn’t exact, but recent polling shows that as many as half of Americans under the age of 40 have a tattoo, and that has implications for the job market. Hinterhaus Productions | Stone | Getty Images The growing battle to attract and retain workers has led employers to adjust longstanding workplace and hiring policies, …

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Should You Plug a UPS Into a Surge Protector?

Should You Plug a UPS Into a Surge Protector?

Cinemato/Shutterstock.com In the quest for the ultimate combination of battery backup and surge protection, the UPS-in-surge protector question has been asked for years, with no clear-cut answer. Many recommend plugging a UPS into a surge protector; yet, many others don’t. But which is correct? Read on to find out. What is a UPS? An Uninterruptible …

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Assassin's Creed maker Ubisoft plunges 16% after Chinese giant Tencent ups stake

Assassin’s Creed maker Ubisoft plunges 16% after Chinese giant Tencent ups stake

Tencent has increased its stake in French games maker Ubisoft, the company behind popular franchises like Assassin’s Creed. But analysts said this has effectively closed the door on a full takeover of the company. Rafael Henrique | Stick Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Shares of games developer Ubisoft plunged more than 16% on Wednesday …

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One of the biggest strikes in US history is brewing at UPS

One of the biggest strikes in US history is brewing at UPS

Contract negotiations are set to begin in the spring between UPS and the Teamsters Union ahead of their current contract’s expiration at the end of July, 2023. Already, before the talks have even started, labor experts are predicting that the drivers and package handlers will go ten strikes. “The question is how long it will …

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PGA Tour ups purses;  stars commit to 20 events

PGA Tour ups purses; stars commit to 20 events

ATLANTA — Top players from the PGA Tour are committing to compete in at least 20 events starting next season, including 12 elevated tournaments that will have purses between $15 million and $20 million, commissioner Jay Monahan announced Wednesday. The players’ commitment comes on the heels of a players-only meeting that Tiger Woods and Rory …

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'I Felt Like I Was Going to Pass Out': UPS Drivers Are Furious Over Dangerous Heat Inside Trucks

‘I Felt Like I Was Going to Pass Out’: UPS Drivers Are Furious Over Dangerous Heat Inside Trucks

Simone Martin says her work as a UPS delivery truck driver was especially difficult on July 21, during a heat wave in NYC. In the summer months, Martin often dips a cooling cloth into a container of ice that she keeps in her truck and wraps it around her neck. But during that recent heat …

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