Monthly Archives: December 2015


Whether your holiday has already come and gone or is coming, we’re using this week as an opportunity for all of you, our readers, to review our previous blogs.  It could be an opportunity to catch up on some you … Continue reading

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Did You Know: How Teams Are Like Christmas Lights?

In this holiday season, it is nice to travel around and see the beauty of light displays on homes and businesses. A conversation the other night lead me to think about parallels between these lights and teams. Some displays have … Continue reading

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Workers In A Gig Economy

Last Thursday, the U. S. Department of Labor held a conference on the Future of Work. Many speakers from different organizations including government, think tanks, education, investment banking, private sector businesses, non-profits, unions and others were included in the panel … Continue reading

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Want to Know More About Interest-Based Problem Solving?

Many of our blog postings have mentioned the Interest Based Problem Solving process (IBPS). This process, which is based on Interest-Based Bargaining, enables groups to make decisions based on those factors which are most important to them. IBPS works with … Continue reading

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CALMC Membership Meeting Review

On December 2, Columbus Area Labor-Management Committee conducted our final membership meeting of 2015. Over 40 members and guests attended the session which featured presentations on legislative issues facing employees and employers. The speakers for the program were Ohio State … Continue reading

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