OSHA endorses the reasonable cause standard for whistleblowers. What does that mean for employers?
A 19-year employee returns from FMLA leave to find his file filled with negative reviews. We examine the concept of pretext and how employers can avoid it.
An employee sues her employer after her employer terminates her for disabling an app that tracked her movements. What are the risks with such apps?
Job descriptions are the key to risk management, especially wage issues. Learn why.
Employers and employees are using mobile devices for business. Research shows that apps are where malware often resides. That means more opportunity for hackers to get into your system.
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July 29, 2015
Using An Offer Letter? Don't Have The New Hire Sign It
Preserving the at-will employment relationship is important for employers. Don't blow it at the time of hire. Leslie Zieren discusses offer letter pitfalls. Read more...
What Attributes Does Your Organization Want For Management?
A survey of advertising execs reveals what attributes lead to promotion in that industry. Share with us what means success in your organization. Read more...
Why Underperformers Are Paid Bonuses They Don't Deserve
Recent survey shows underperforming managers still receive bonuses. Jack McCalmon asks: "What's up with that?" and details how employers can use bonuses as effective performance tools. Read more...