United Airlines Walks Back Plan To Make Full-Time Employees Go Part-TimeUnited Airlines has backed down on a plan to force its employees to go from full-time to part-time.
Forgoing Staffers, Many Businesses Turn To Freelancers"We can hire independents who have the experience and skills that we need for each individual project. With employees, you are often asking people to do things they are not terribly experienced at."
Desperate For Labor, Retailers Offer Workers More HoursAdditional working hours are the main factor pushing household incomes higher, even as hourly wages have barely outpaced inflation.
Newly Hired UPS Workers Hope For Full-Time EmploymentTo say UPS is very busy this holiday season would be an understatement. On December 22nd alone, the company will deliver 24 million packages on what they call their peak day. To accomplish that feat, they've hired extra workers. Many of them are hoping their part-time employment becomes full-time. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.