Human Resources

From employment law to compensation and benefits, FMLA and hiring and firing and more, Business Management Daily provides comprehensive Human Resources updates.

Discover how your colleagues – and competitors – are dealing with discrimination and harassment, employment law, benefits programs, and more.

Expect to open your books and answer more questions about your financial practices. Reason: Sixty-nine percent of executive recruits say they'll look more closely at the financial statements of potential employers, ...
After railroad laborer Sheila White complained that her foreman sexually harassed her, her employer investigated and temporarily suspended the foreman without pay. Soon after, the company gave White's forklift duties to ...
After less than a month on the job, Mark Mack was put on leave when an injury prevented him from lifting and kneeling, both of which were required for his job ...
Migrant workers at a Florida farm were required to pay expenses out of pocket for securing work visas and traveling to job sites. Because these costs amounted to "pre-employment deductions" from ...
A corporate officer had an on-again/off-again dating relationship with his direct subordinate. After the couple's third dating stint ended, the boss sent e-mails and gifts to his lost love, asking her ...
You probably don't have employees living in your workplace, but a recent case illustrates your vulnerability to lawsuits if you keep workers tethered to the job, either physically or by phone, ...
Acquaint yourself with newly updated guidelines from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) that teach employers how to foster work environments free of national-origin discrimination. Coming on the heels of 9/11, ...
Jerald Meyer was helping repair a wall at his wife's restaurant when he fell from a ladder and suffered a serious brain injury. Meyer brought a claim under workers' comp, claiming ...
After a union launched an organizing campaign at an Arkansas hospital, a nurse put up a screen saver on a hospital computer that said "Look for the U." Her supervisor gave ...
A New York bank investigated a worker over forged signatures on her expense reports. It eventually fired her and escorted her from the premises. She sued the bank, saying the ...