The U.S. Department of Labor discloses its intent to update its sex discrimination guidelines. What are the guidelines, and who do they impact?
After reporting sexual harassment, an employee resigns and then sues her employer and supervisor. We examine how resignations affect sexual harassment liability.
We polled our readers about how their managers communicate with them. An almost equal split shows that how we communicate in an online environment is still developing.
Employees sue for having to participate in a non-traditional spiritual belief system called Onionhead. Read about this risk and how to manage it.
Survey shows a large percentage of employers plan to make changes to how they distribute family health care benefits to their employees.
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March 28, 2015
If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em. Should Employers Encourage Workplace Romances?
New survey shows romance is rampant in the workplace, including with the boss. Is banning workplace love a waste of time or smart loss prevention? Read more...
Competing With The Internet For Employees' Time? How To Keep Your Productivity Edge
Survey finds the biggest productivity waste is personal Internet use. Jack McCalmon checks if productivity lost to online technology use outweighs its productivity gains. Read more...
The Power Of Positive Reinforcement: Is It The Best Way To Limit Employee Risk?
Survey asks what employees love most about their employers. We explore how positive management choices can limit risk when equally distributed throughout the workplace. Read more...