Thomas Malone

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Name: Thomas Malone
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Memphis Fire Fighters Association present new plan to city council

MEMPHIS, TN -(WMC) - The Memphis Fire Fighters Association presented a plan to city council members that they say will not only keep employees insured but will save the city millions of dollars.In Monday's council work session, the proposed plan was presented. ... [Published WMCTV.com - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

City Council Will Meet To Discuss Retiree Benefits

MEMPHIS , TN (localmemphis.com)--Starting on Labor Day, city workers will shell out 24% more in health benefits. In June, the City Council voted to end putting city money toward retirees’ health insurance. However, the battle for retiree benefits con ... [Published My Eyewitness News - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

The verdict is in; jury finds Daniel Stanford guilty

Attorney Daniel StanfordAfter standing trial for nearly two weeks, criminal defense attorney Daniel Stanford was found guilty Friday afternoon by a federal jury on eight of 13 counts for his role in the Curious Goods conspiracy. Stanford, who defended ... [Published The IND - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Retired City Workers Have Benefits Cloud Hovering Overhead This Labor Day

MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com) - On this Labor Day weekend, some bad news for those folks who labor for the city of Memphis.September 1st marks the day when they will get hit with a whopper of an increase in paying for their health benefits.On Tuesday, ... [Published My Eyewitness News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Kyle Veazey: Ultimate referendum comes next year

An emotional crowd of police, fire, and other city employees cheer for Thomas Malone, head of the firefighters union, after he spoke to City Council last month. Concerned city workers crowded into City Hall to voice their concerns while the council tried ... [Published Memphis Commercial Appeal - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

City Council Members Still Wrestle With Finding Solution to Employee and Retiree Benefits

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -As excruciatingly painful as it has been, the truth remains as divisive as it has been elusive. For yet another week, Memphis City Council committee discussions over finding a compromise or alternative solution to the reductions in pension ... [Published MyFox Memphis - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Memphis Fire Department hiring new recruits as firefighters retire

Memphis, Tenn. — Changes to health care coverage are not extinguishing hundreds of people’s spark to be a firefighter. The Memphis Fire Department is looking to hire about 100 new recruits.314 people have already applied for those jobs since Wednesda ... [Published WREG - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Firefighter association president talks about absences

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Sick calls within the Memphis Fire Department are dropping.Tuesday, 59 firefighters were out, compared to a high at one point of 80.What can get these folks back to work and bring more recruits to the table?Firefighters association president ... [Published WREG - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Nearly 30 Memphis firefighters scheduled to retire this week

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – It looks like the red rash is clearing up. Sunday, 60 Fire fighters were off the job, that’s down from Saturday’s staggering count of 80.Memphis Fire officials say only ten of the 60 called in sick for just Sunday. 50 of the firefighters, ... [Published WREG - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

80 Firefighters call in sick Saturday

(Memphis, Tenn.) – Eighty firefighters making the call, not an emergency call, but  a sick call saying they would not be at work Saturday.The head of the fire union says it’s getting noticed.“There is a spike. I don’t know if it is frustration. I’d like ... [Published WREG - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Police, fire departments make sure people who call in sick are home

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — When the commanders come knocking, the police and fire departments say you better be coughing.Both MPD and MFD have policies in place where they can check to make sure people calling in sick are home in bed. But with more than 500 police ... [Published WREG - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Firefighters present study saying Memphis overspends on big business

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — We’re the global transportation hub with FEDEX routing packages through our airport each day. The corporation, like International Paper and Electrolux made deals with the city. They pay fewer taxes and promise to keep their huge operations ... [Published WREG - Jul 01 2014]

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"It's still the savings we said it would be, and it puts everybody back in the plan and nobody gets hurts," said Malone. "that's the key everybody out here are missing. we have people out here that their lives are gonna be danger, they can't eat and have insurance, they can't pay their bills and have insurance."
"i don't want to be overly dramatic but this is like killing people. it's like driving these people to their death. the ethics of this absolutely stinks. i don't see how these people can sleep at night" Malone said
...Author Thomas Malone commented: "the standard argument is that diversity is good and you should have both men and women in a group. but so far, the data show, the more women, the better." Coauthor Anita Woolley added, "We have early evidence that performance may flatten out at the extreme end—that there should be a little gender diversity...

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Memphis Fire Fighters Association present new p... [Published WMCTV.com - Sep 03 2014]
City Council Will Meet To Discuss Retiree Benefits [Published My Eyewitness News - Sep 01 2014]
The verdict is in; jury finds Daniel Stanford g... [Published The IND - Aug 29 2014]
Retired City Workers Have Benefits Cloud Hoveri... [Published My Eyewitness News - Aug 29 2014]
Daniel Stanford case goes to jury [Published The IND - Aug 29 2014]
Kyle Veazey: Ultimate referendum comes next year [Published Memphis Commercial Appeal - Aug 25 2014]
Daniel Stanford stands trial as last defendant ... [Published The IND - Aug 20 2014]
City Council Members Still Wrestle With Finding... [Published MyFox Memphis - Aug 19 2014]
Memphis Fire Department hiring new recruits as ... [Published WREG - Jul 19 2014]
Firefighter association president talks about a... [Published WREG - Jul 16 2014]
Memphis Firefighters leaving the department [Published WREG - Jul 14 2014]
Nearly 30 Memphis firefighters scheduled to ret... [Published WREG - Jul 13 2014]
80 Firefighters call in sick Saturday [Published WREG - Jul 13 2014]
Police, fire departments make sure people who c... [Published WREG - Jul 11 2014]
What will it take to end the Blue Flu? [Published WREG - Jul 09 2014]
Firefighters present study saying Memphis overs... [Published WREG - Jul 01 2014]
Futurework [Published IEEE Spectrum - Jun 23 2014]
What's the Future of the Workplace? [Published Strategy and Competitive Intelligence | Scoop.it - Jun 11 2014]
Climate CoLab thinks you could be the one to fi... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - May 28 2014]
With collective intelligence, scientists learn ... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - May 13 2014]
Leading Ladies [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Apr 07 2014]
Are women too emotional to be effective leaders? [Published 3quarksdaily - Mar 31 2014]
The Mayor’s COA Says The Reassignment Of Union ... [Published WREG - Mar 01 2014]
Memphis Fire And Police Unions Sound Off On Cri... [Published WREG - Jan 29 2014]
Vacant House Fires Put Strain On Fire Resources [Published WREG - Jan 24 2014]
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Futurework [Published IEEE Spectrum - Jun 23 2014]
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What's the Future of the Workplace? [Published Strategy and Competitive Intelligence | Scoop.it - Jun 11 2014]
MIT professor Thomas Malone predicts that new technologies will enable more decentralized decision making and ultimately more freedom in business. (video) See it on Scoop.it , via Strategy and Competitive Intelligence by Bonnie Hohhof ...
Climate CoLab thinks you could be the one to fi... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - May 28 2014]
This is part of a series exploring how collective intelligence can create a better world. Read the whole series  here . Think you’ve landed on the solution to the global warming crisis, if only you could get someone to hear you out? Tired of your ...
With collective intelligence, scientists learn ... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - May 13 2014]
When it comes to climate change, there’s a lot of room for feeling glum. Not only is it a massive problem, it’s hard to understand – and even harder to know what to do about it. “But there’s also at least one reason for optimism,” says Thomas Malone, ...
Leading Ladies [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Apr 07 2014]
Attention Michael Hayden : Here’s a thorough debunking of the notion that women are too “emotional” to be effective leaders: A  study  recently published in the Journal of International Affairs suggested that female leadership may be advantageous ...
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