Employees’ kids in the office: Does your company set rules? — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Small Business Tax Business Management Daily
Question: "I'm sympathetic with employees who have to juggle work and child care.
But it becomes a distraction when employees bring in their kids for a
couple hours (or longer on school holidays or summer). And it doesn’t
set a professional tone. Does your company have any policies or
procedures to handle kids in the office?” – Kristin, New Jersey
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