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A lawyer who represents cruise-ship workers reveals one thing passengers do that"s terrible for some crew members

Ng Han Guan/Associated Press Cruise-ship passengers used to tip workers in cash, but in recent decades, most cruise lines have begun adding gratuity charges to passe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2019

A lawyer reveals a legal nightmare you can face on a cruise ship

Worachat Sodsri/Shutterstock Cruise ship passeng.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 28th, 2019

A performer on the world"s largest cruise ship reveals how she got the gig, and what working at sea is really like

Sophie-Claire Hoeller/Insider Ariana Mazzagatti is a performer aboard Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas, as well as the aqua captain, meaning she's in charge of .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 18th, 2019

A new survey reveals that American workers still feel the pressure to work when they"re sick — and yet your coworkers would probably prefer you stayed home

Shutterstock A new survey by OneStudy and Robitussin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 13th, 2019

I stayed in a 182-square-foot room on the world"s largest cruise ship, where no space was left unused. Here"s what it"s like inside.

Abby Narishkin/Insider The world's largest cruise ship has 2,759 staterooms. Rooms are cleverly designed to feel big, but not actually take up too much space. My room was approximately 182 square feet with a 50-square-foot ocean-view .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 11th, 2019

17 hours a day, 7 days a week: Cruise-ship workers describe the grueling conditions they face on the job (NCLH, CCL, RCL)

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 2nd, 2019

8 times cruise ship workers heroically saved lives

Brynn Anderson/AP A Royal Caribbean ship rescued two sailors who had been adrift for 20 days. An MSC Cruises crew member dove into the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 2nd, 2019

8 things cruise-ship workers want to tell passengers but can"t

mariakraynova/Shutterstock Like other employees in the hospitality industry, cruise-ship workers are tasked with making guests as happy as possible. That means workers can't always be honest with passengers about their behavior or.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 2nd, 2019

Cruise ship workers reveal what it"s really like to live at sea

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 27th, 2019

Angry at your employer? More workers, like Wayfair walkout protesters, are speaking up

Employees, especially millennials, feel increasingly emboldened to publicly criticize their employers. Case in point: .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 28th, 2019

Cuba"s private-sector workers say Trump"s travel curbs will hurt them too

Lazaro Hernandez, who has made a good living showing U.S. cruise ship passengers around Havana in his pink 1950s Chevrolet, says the new U.S. ban on cruises to Cuba will wipe out 90% of his business overnight......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 5th, 2019

Outside the Box: A lawyer reveals what to do when your boss demands you sign a non-compete agreement

One in five U.S. workers are covered by non-competition and non-solicitation agreements......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 6th, 2019

Data reveals thousands of Amazon workers received food stamps in Washington state

Amazon, which was listed with more employees receiving food assistance than all but 16 employers in Washington state, called the figures "misleading.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

Data reveals thousands of Amazon workers received food stamps in Washington state

Amazon, which was listed with more employees receiving food assistance than all but 16 employers in Washington state, called the figures "misleading.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

Building Trades Employers" Association CEO pushes for more competition

The Building Trades Employers' Association represents 27 industry associations and 1,100 contractors who employ tens of thousands of unionized construction workers throughout the city. As its... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 22nd, 2018

Royal Caribbean has another gastroenteritis outbreak — and passengers might feel ill when they see what recourse they have

‘Don’t call us if you get sick on a cruise.’ — Miami-based cruise-industry lawyer Jim Walker......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2019

Royal Caribbean has another gastroenteritis outbreak — passengers might feel ill (again) when they see what recourse they have

‘Don’t call us if you get sick on a cruise.’ — Miami-based cruise-industry lawyer Jim Walker......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2019

500 Passengers Are Now Sick on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas Cruise Ship

Passengers started to feel sick as soon as the ship departed Port Canaveral. The number of passengers hit with a gastrointestinal illness on a Royal Caribbean International cruise ship has increased to nearly 500, a day after the com.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 12th, 2019

After Royal Caribbean’s gastroenteritis outbreak, passengers might feel ill (again) when they see what recourse they have

‘Don’t call us if you get sick on a cruise.’ — Miami-based cruise-industry lawyer Jim Walker......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 14th, 2019

Why you should market your company to potential employees

Finding talent is a key component in running a successful company. In many industries, especially technology, health care, and construction, the shortage of qualified workers makes recruiting difficult for employers. Larger companies have budget.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2019