Tag Archives | black-friday

Black Friday: John Lewis bans staff discounts for online sales

Shared from on 30 November 2015

John Lewis banned staff from using their discounts online on Black Friday. Staff were told they would still be able to use their discounts in store but that they would be temporarily suspended online.

Tags:

Continue Reading

Black Friday 2015: Tesco to close 24-hour stores to help staff prepare for shopping frenzy

Shared from on 17 November 2015

Tesco has said it will close its 24-hour stores for five hours ahead of Black Friday to try and combat scenes of chaos in 2014 by giving staff a bit of extra time to prepare.

Tags:

black-friday
...

Continue Reading

The Independent: It isn’t, are you?

Shared from on 11 November 2015

Having spent three decades banging my head against the brick wall of government policy-making, and trying to persuade our famously independent press and media to pay just a teeny weeny bit of attention to important issues of social and legal injustice, it never fails to amaze me how easy it seems to be for businesses […]

Continue Reading

Black Friday: employers fear online shopping will spur productivity meltdown

Shared from on 10 November 2015

Almost 8000 employers have called a leading employment law consultancy in the last three days after being overwhelmed by holiday requests for November 27, or Black Friday.

Tags:

black-friday

...

Continue Reading

Black Friday: REI closes 143 of its stores and pays employees to go outside instead

Shared from on 28 October 2015

This Black Friday, REI’s 11,000 employees won’t have to work at all – in fact they will get paid for going outside instead.

Tags:

Continue Reading