Labor & Human Resources http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53309/more en Hyundai, Kia Under Fire in Korean Labor Skirmishes http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-kia-under-fire-korean-labor-skirmishes <div class="node-body article-body">Analysts note that while this week’s expected verdicts are subject to a lengthy appeal process, rulings in favor of the workers will have a resounding effect throughout not only Korea’s automotive industry but also the entire manufacturing sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-kia-under-fire-korean-labor-skirmishes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-kia-under-fire-korean-labor-skirmishes#comments Public Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific South Korea General Motors Hyundai Kia Ssangyong Politics Labor & Human Resources Laws/Law Enforcement Production Korea Metal Workers Union Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:12:00 +0000 1087181 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Strike could shut down automaker&rsquo;s Asan plant.</strong></p> U.K. Automotive Group Calls for Licensing Technicians http://wardsauto.com/europe/uk-automotive-group-calls-licensing-technicians <div class="node-body article-body">Institute of the Motor Industry CEO Steve Nash says the government’s plan to have driverless cars on U.K. roads by 2015 makes the issue of licensing extremely urgent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/uk-automotive-group-calls-licensing-technicians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/uk-automotive-group-calls-licensing-technicians#comments Premium Management & Strategy Politics Retail Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology United Kingdom Unspecified Companies Politics Retail Autonomous Vehicles Labor & Human Resources Institute of the Motor Industry job training Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:30:00 +0000 1085991 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Skilled technicians crucial in ensuring vehicle safety, industry group says.</strong></p> Hyundai's South Korean Workers Vote to Strike Over Pay http://wardsauto.com/hyundais-south-korean-workers-vote-strike-over-pay <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Unless an agreement on calculating wages is reached before Aug. 22 workers would stage a strike against the country's No.1 automaker for a third consecutive year. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/hyundais-south-korean-workers-vote-strike-over-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific South Korea Labor & Human Resources Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:13:00 +0000 1085591 at http://wardsauto.com RACER Cleaning Up Old GM http://wardsauto.com/north-america/racer-cleaning-old-gm <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The RACER Trust, formed as a result of GM’s bankruptcy, is pushing to move some prime remaining sites. The organization so far has completed 31 transactions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/racer-cleaning-old-gm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/racer-cleaning-old-gm#comments Public Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers North America North America - Regional U.S. General Motors Suppliers 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Labor & Human Resources Production Vehicle Assembly Buick City cleanup Elio Motors LA Patricia Spitzley RACER trust Revitalizing Auto Communities Environmental Response Shreveport Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:42:00 +0000 1079441 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Part of Buick City complex in Flint, MI, purchased by American Spiralweld Pipe, which is building water pipeline between Flint and Lake Huron. New facility under construction there will employ 50 to 60 people.</strong></p> Reporter Notebook: Dumb Is Good http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/reporter-notebook-dumb-good <div class="field-byline"> By WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">WardsAuto writers pass along the buzz at this week’s Center for Automotive Research’s Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, MI.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/reporter-notebook-dumb-good" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/reporter-notebook-dumb-good#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Supply Chain Suppliers North America - Regional U.S. Nissan Tenneco Toyota 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Advertising Chassis Labor & Human Resources Logistics Product Development Ben Patel Bret Michaels Detroit Institute of Arts Fred Diaz Joe Carlier John McElroy Michigan Economic Development Corp. Nissan NV Penske Peter Anastor Simon Nagata Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:40:00 +0000 1079351 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Peter Anastor</strong></p> Bosch: STEM Education Issues Must Be Addressed http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bosch-stem-education-issues-must-be-addressed <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“We encourage our associates to volunteer in the classroom,” Mike Mansuetti says. “Relationships are established, children learn from role models and they begin to think about and aspire to STEM-related careers.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bosch-stem-education-issues-must-be-addressed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bosch-stem-education-issues-must-be-addressed#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Suppliers North America U.S. Bosch 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Labor & Human Resources Wed, 06 Aug 2014 18:20:00 +0000 1079241 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Bosch&rsquo;s Mansuetti says volunteerism powerful tool.</strong></p> Reporter Notebook: A Dauch By Any Other Name http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/reporter-notebook-dauch-any-other-name <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">WardsAuto writers pass along the buzz at this week’s Center for Automotive Research’s Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, MI.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/reporter-notebook-dauch-any-other-name" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/reporter-notebook-dauch-any-other-name#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. American Axle Chrysler General Motors Nissan Volkswagen 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Labor & Human Resources Product Development Center for Automotive Research Chattanooga David Dauch Dick Dauch Diversified Tooling Group Focus: Hope Jay Baron John Basso Mustafa Mohatarem Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:15:00 +0000 1076571 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mustafa Mohatarem</strong></p> AAM’s Dauch Calls for U.S. Manufacturing Revival http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/aam-s-dauch-calls-us-manufacturing-revival <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Challenges facing the U.S. manufacturing sector include cost pressures, adapting to new technology, finding and retaining skilled workers and overcoming what the executive calls structural cost burdens.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/aam-s-dauch-calls-us-manufacturing-revival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/aam-s-dauch-calls-us-manufacturing-revival#comments Public Management & Strategy Politics Suppliers North America U.S. American Axle Politics 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Labor & Human Resources David Dauch Mon, 04 Aug 2014 20:30:00 +0000 1076531 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Dauch wants to rebuild segment&rsquo;s foundation.</strong></p> Hyundai, Kia Unions Threaten Strike Over Wage Demands http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-kia-unions-threaten-strike-over-wage-demands <div class="node-body article-body">A top union official says if the hotly contested wage-recalculation demand isn’t resolved, “all perish together.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-kia-unions-threaten-strike-over-wage-demands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-kia-unions-threaten-strike-over-wage-demands#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific South Korea Hyundai Kia Labor & Human Resources Unions Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:35:00 +0000 1073601 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Third of Hyundai&rsquo;s total global volume emanates from Korean plants.</strong></p> GM Korea Reaches Tentative Wage Deal, Averting Strike http://wardsauto.com/gm-korea-reaches-tentative-wage-deal-averting-strike <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">As part of the labor deal, GM is reversing an earlier decision not to make the next-generation Chevrolet Cruze at the Gunsan plant. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/gm-korea-reaches-tentative-wage-deal-averting-strike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific South Korea Labor & Human Resources Vehicle Assembly Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:32:00 +0000 1068921 at http://wardsauto.com