As workers celebrate Labor Day, unions struggle to survive (subscription only)
As the country recently celebrated Labor Day, the Bucks County Courier-Times reflected on the nation’s drop in unionized labor workers, from 38 percent post-World War II to 11 percent today. Associate Professor of Human Resource Management Dr. John McClendon, who counts union labor among his research specialties, is quoted throughout the story – which appeared on the cover of the paper’s Sunday edition. Download PDF Cover and page 2.
When an MD is not enough, add an MBA
Nationwide, the ever-changing landscape of healthcare has led physicians to business schools for MBAs. WHYY made Fox Online MBA student Alexander Vaccaro, the president of the Rothman Institute, the focus of its story on this topic. The reporter spoke with Dr. William Aaronson, Fox’s Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, and snapped a photo that’s included in the story during a visit to a class directed by Dr. John McClendon, Associate Professor of Human Resource Management.