Human Resources

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

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Reason: Managers and professionals now make up 48 percent of those who fall in the Bureau of Labor Statistics' class of "chronically unemployed," those who were jobless ...
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, ...
Acting to quiet business's criticism and protect state unemployment insurance dollars, the U.S. Labor Depart-ment says it plans to repeal a Clinton administration regulation that gives states the option of dipping ...
A 65-year-old employee was laid off as part of a reduction in force. She claimed her supervisor had made age-related comments, and the company failed to follow its published RIF criteria ...
It's more important than ever to make sure your employees are who they say they are and they're legally eligible to work in this country. Why? The ongoing battle against ...
If an employee drags you into court, don't be surprised if the worker totes along his own expert witness to put your company in a bad light. More employees are ...
Expensive mistake Median award by type of bias: '94-'00 cases Age $268,926, Disability 175,001, Race 120,951, Sex 100,000. Source: Jury Verdict Research ...
Three apartment maintenance workers refused to scrape and paint a water-damaged ceiling after they saw a TV report on airborne-asbestos health risks. When they voiced a concern, their supervisor said there ...