DOL Issues New FMLA Forms … Sort Of

  • February 16, 2012

Even after the start of 2012, the model FMLA certification and notification forms provided by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) still carried an expriation date of...

The 15 Scariest Jobs in America

  • October 27, 2011

As Halloween approaches, workers and workplaces are dressing the part. But when it comes to the actual jobs we perform, some professions are more frightening than...

Steve Jobs: “Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish”

  • October 06, 2011

Think for a second about your most innovative and productive employees. It’s likely that they approach life in the same way they approach work—with an...

Is it time to ban swearing in the workplace?

  • July 20, 2011

The recession has ratcheted up America’s stress level, and employers are seeing the results spill out in their workplaces. Swearing is the most obvious example....

The 5 steps of progressive discipline

  • November 12, 2009

A progressive discipline system is a way to deal with employee performance problems. It's also the most reliable way to avoid wrongful termination charges.