Substance abuse policies: legal guidelines

  • October 15, 2012

Substance abuse in the workplace costs employers billions of dollars annually in lost productivity, absenteeism and theft, as well as workers' compensation, health...

5 ways to ramp up employee training

  • August 31, 2012

Tap into the power of training and development by trying these five tips. They’ll help you make the most of limited resources, and they’re sure to improve employee...

Can we ban drinking and driving company car?

  • April 22, 2012

Q. We recently learned that an employee who drives a company vehicle is stopping on the way home for a few drinks. Should we notify all employees that if they use...

Essential Topics in Employee Handbooks

  • October 04, 2011

HR Law 101: Your employee handbook should include statements on these topics: a welcoming letter from the CEO, rules and procedures, your employment policies,...