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Postby jlam572 » Fri May 09, 2014 11:57 am

Moneytalks wrote:I think we should start a new thread dedicated to Jlam572's assistant...but I like how we went from luxury, to unions, to Jlam572's assistant haha

LOL yeah I did get off track on this one. My bad
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Postby nismoZtuner » Fri May 09, 2014 1:34 pm

jlam572 wrote:Nice. Currently I am documenting her loud Vietnamese personal calls. They usually add up to about 2 hours a day. During this time she pretends to work. I also started to document every physician complaint I get about her. While I cant fire her...I started overloading her with work...hopefully she will crack.

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Postby mrow » Tue May 13, 2014 12:17 pm

darkguy2 wrote:Unions are a good idea but to much of a good thing is bad. A company I worked for had to charge more if they had to build in the north-east due to the unions. There is no competition. You cannot go to each of the contractors to try to get a better rate. They all talk to each other to set prices. The rate of construction is also slower since they can only work in a set amount of hours each day set by the union . Also the prices will change by the season so if your project goes beyond your pre-negotiated contract you could look at very steep extra labor costs. I think unions are good when there are limits to them.

A lot of the problem with construction unions in the Northeast has more to do with the mafia controlling the unions than unions themselves. Watch the Sopranos and you know what I mean. Required no show/no work people on the payroll typically costing millions of dollars.

This article is about the longshoremen union but it's the same situation with construction unions.

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