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Globally, Migrants Likely to Be Underemployed, Unemployed

According to the Gallup.com study working migrants have lower job satisfaction than native-born. The majority of migrants worldwide are part of the labor force of their adopted countries, but they are more likely than the native-born to be underemployed or unemployed. … Continue reading

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Immigrant Entrepreneurs

There is growing number of Immigrant Entrepreneurs starting up successful businesses. Much of the great success has to do with strong motivation and drive to succeed at any cost, especially when many consider there humble origins of where they came from. … Continue reading

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Facts About Immigrant Women Working in the U.S. Food Industry

Undocumented women who are feeding the country with their labor routinely endure sexual harassment, wage theft and other abuses, according to a new report released today by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC). This report report released by the Southern … Continue reading

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The Integration of Immigrants in the Work place

Here’s some interesting research done by Institute for Work and the Economy, on the integration of Immigrants in the work place. Introduction This project addressing the challenges of integrating immigrants in the workplace was conceived as a result of a plenary … Continue reading

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Race, Ethnic, Gender Differences and Wage Inequalities

Drawing on a social capital theoretical framework, I examine race, ethnic, and gender wage inequalities. Specifically, I extend past research by analyzing differences in the mobilization of different types of job contacts, what these types of contacts and their level … Continue reading

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Improving Immigrant Worker Performance

Improving Immigrant Worker Performance program is designed to explain how native supervisors and management can improve the assimilation of immigrant workers into the workplace. Misunderstandings, poor communications, and decreasing productivity are the leading causes of these challenges resulting in accidents, … Continue reading

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Do Immigrants Make Better Entrepreneurs & Managers ??

What makes immigrants so much more likely to launch a high-tech startup, compared with their native born peers? Consider the rise of Christian Gheorghe, an entrepreneur who started life in Romania and now is thriving as a Silicon Valley CEO. … Continue reading

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