3 reasons to fire a prima donna

  • December 16, 2010

If you’re a leader who employs a prima donna (one who produces great results but alienates everyone), what should you do? It’s simple. Bite the bullet and...

Fear lawbreaking? Document before firing

  • October 17, 2010

Some employers don’t necessarily want to confront an employee directly when they suspect that he may be engaged in illegal activity. The threat of violent...

Conducting a RIF? Use diplomatic language

  • October 17, 2010

In these difficult economic times, if you have to conduct a reduction in force, think carefully about how you select those who will be terminated, especially if you...

6th Circuit: Vets can waive USERRA rights

  • September 19, 2010

Until now, it wasn’t clear whether employers could ask employees returning from military service to waive their re-employment rights under USERRA. Now a ruling...