Labor Day 2006: Employees Want Companies to Invest in Them
September 5, 2006 Timothy Prickett Morgan
Yesterday was Labor Day in the United States, a national holiday that was created as a means of celebrating the substantial gains in workers’ rights that have been gained in hundreds of years of struggles among workers, employers, and the state and federal governments that sometimes picks sides in that ongoing struggle. A lot of you worked yesterday, with some putting in a hard day of work and even those of you who had the day off probably spent an hour checking emails.
Because it was Labor Day, it is a natural time to reflect upon our relationship with our