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Left Is Write Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-14-07 09:17 PM
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13. I can hire and fire and also make decisions about staff time off.
I set the shifts and schedule.

I do not, however, control wages. I am far too low on the totem pole for that, though if I felt strongly about it, I could plead a case for a staffer to get raise.
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  -Hello DU! I have a question... edwardsguy  May-14-07 09:05 PM   #0 
  - I take good care of my staff.  onehandle   May-14-07 09:09 PM   #1 
  - I feel the same way about my management style  edwardsguy   May-14-07 09:14 PM   #9 
  - I was going to say the same. My focus is primarily on making sure the employees in the department  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-14-07 09:15 PM   #11 
  - I have often thougth that a percentage/ratio would be accurate  YOY   May-14-07 09:10 PM   #2 
  - Uh, there are lots of us who are capitalists, but also liberals. You're not alone; the two  Redstone   May-14-07 09:12 PM   #3 
  - right there with you edwards. we do pay more than need to  seabeyond   May-14-07 09:12 PM   #4 
  - Been there, done that  Warpy   May-14-07 09:13 PM   #5 
  - self employed and not getting rich because of my ethics, morals.  uppityperson   May-14-07 09:13 PM   #6 
  - welcome. Don't worry about others. Be proud of your views but not obnoxious  illinoisprogressive   May-14-07 09:13 PM   #7 
  - I felt the same way  Viva_La_Revolution   May-14-07 09:14 PM   #8 
  - Welcome to DU edwardsguy  liberal N proud   May-14-07 09:14 PM   #10 
  - Good wages ARE good business.  rucky   May-14-07 09:16 PM   #12 
  - I can hire and fire and also make decisions about staff time off.  Left Is Write   May-14-07 09:17 PM   #13 
  - First off guy...Welcome to DU!  givemebackmycountry   May-14-07 09:19 PM   #14 
  - Thanks to all that have responded thus far and I will  edwardsguy   May-14-07 09:22 PM   #15 
  - welcome to DU edwardsguy! n/t  wildbilln864   May-14-07 09:24 PM   #16 
  - I own a small company.  DURHAM D   May-14-07 09:28 PM   #17 
  - Do you buy products or services produced by workers paid near starvation wages? If so you indirectly  jody   May-14-07 09:29 PM   #18 
  - Dupe deleted. n/t  jody   May-14-07 09:30 PM   #19 
  - Self employed with direct control over life and death  bonito   May-14-07 09:34 PM   #20 
 

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