No-fault attendance programs were designed to be completely objective, the idea being that all absences and therefore all workers are treated equally. But the FMLA and ADA require employers to know why an employee was absent, so the “hear no evil” approach can't work.
By injecting some levity into your workday, you just might shake off a sluggish or rigid mindset and bring a fresh perspective to your responsibilities.
As a one-person HR shop, you face issues that your colleagues in larger organizations don’t. Here are four key problems solo practitioners face and how to solve them.
Every team seems to have employees who have the capability of moving up to a higher position, but they just lack the confidence. Here' s a plan you can use to help them develop it and get ahead.
There is sometimes only a thin line between diligence and delay—but you can always tell when employees have crossed it.
Here are some amazingly simple changes you can put into place to become more effective at leading your staff—and more influential with the higher-ups.
Is it only trained professionals who can read your body? How about your employees, your peers, your boss? Here's a brief guide to what people are seeing in your every move.
As a supervisor, you can gain the respect of your employees, colleagues and clients by knowing how to act when you realize you made an error. Here’s what to do.
As David Gergen, a speechwriter for Richard Nixon, remained loyal to the president through the Watergate scandal, he kept hoping against hope that the accusations were all untrue. He would never forget what that taught him.
Research shows that when employees enjoy socializing with each other and engage in informal conversation, they’re more productive.