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Howard Owens has done local news at both ends of the publishing spectrum. He was director of digital publishing at the sprawling daily newspaper company GateHouse Media from 2006 to 2009, when his job was eliminated in a big round of corporate cost cutting. Almost overnight, he decided to go entrepreneurial and resurrected GateHouse’s Web version of The Batavian in Upstate New ...
Among those who follow such things, economists mostly, German’s productivity is well known. Germans out produce both the U.S. and the U.K. even while the average employee works fewer hours. There are many reasons German companies may be more productive but some economists think it has something to do with the status of trade unions.