CIHLER roundtable anticipates changes to labor and employment relations under Trump administration
Prominent lawyers, professors, corporate managers, and union leaders gathered for a roundtable on Monday, April 24, to discuss the direction of hospitality, labor, and employment relations under President Donald Trump’s administration.
“As the leading hotel school program in the world and as a part of the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, we, along with our partner in this endeavor, the ILR School, feel that it is imperative for us to bring people from labor, management, and government together to provide a forum where we can discuss ideas and to create a better legislative agenda, a better work environment, and a better industry,” he said.
The talk was divided into four topics covering employment, changes in leadership of the National Labor Relations Board, the issues of discrimination, arbitration, wage, and hour laws, and a student question-and-answer section.
We are pleased to announce the Cornell ICSC International Retail Real Estate Competition 2017, hosted jointly with the Center for Real Estate and Finance, to be held May 21 in Las Vegas, NV, during RECon.
The Hospitality Business Plan Competition provides an experiential learning opportunity to rising entrepreneurs looking to make their mark on the hospitality industry. This year's finals will take place Saturday, March 17.
Brad Wellstead, lecturer in properties development and management, is currently mentoring, tutoring, and facilitating four SHA students who are participating in the first-ever Park Inn by Radisson INNovation competition.