Other branches of SmartLife include: SmartIdol, a platform to identify talented artists, dancers and singers in Dubai's workforce, SmartCup, a cricket tournament that helps bridge the dichotomy between blue collar
and white collar workers, and the Sapna Project, which grants scholarships to children of blue collar
Funds are raised via the sale of PetHub and Project Blue Collar
merchandise on their respective websites (www.
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We've been huge fans of CRKT for years," said Tom Lehmann, creative director at Blue Collar
It has not commenced hiring blue collar
workers, but has completed the hiring of 220 engineer positions.
Thus, this research fills a void in the literature pertaining to differences in white and blue collar
TABLE 1 Descriptive Statistics for White- and Blue-Collar Workers Firm and Worker Samples Workers White Collar Blue Collar
Survey Section Firm Worker Firm Worker Hours of work 44.
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Meanwhile, a separate study published today shows factory and other blue collar
workers have been hit harder than white collar staff by rising levels of unemployment.
Ahlstrom started production adjustments at its Karhula plant earlier this year, and the company has previously announced temporary layoffs for approximately 150 blue collar
employees and the majority of the white collar employees of the plant between March and August 2009.
workers in the West Midlands, Yorkshire and South Wales have been among the worst affected by growing unemployment, while London and the South East have suffered more white collar job losses.