Carrie Gleason

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Carrie Gleason directs the Fair Workweek Initiative, a collaborative effort anchored by the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD), that brings together grassroots organizations across the country to shift employer practices and win policy solutions that achieve an equitable workweek for today’s workforce. She provides analysis of part-time employment, scheduling trends and the retail sector for national policymakers and media outlets, which have included NPR and the New York Times.

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Briefing paper

11 Nov 2015

Technology has made work ever-present. Cell-phones tether salaried workers to endless 24/7 workweeks, caffeinated by Starbucks baristas who are among the millions of workers scrambling for hours with head-spinning erratic schedules. The nature of work has changed for all of us. And for the majority...

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