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The One with a LOSER

I think Hilary has this, but you know… you never know.

So vote.


Comic Commentary

Hair on Fire - Employees in Treatment

Dear Kelly,

I really need help with this one. My employee of one year has been erratic lately, showing up more than two hours late for his shift on two occasions, forgetting to perform some very important safety protocols during his work, and lashing out at a coworker in violation of our employee conduct policy. 1,119 more words

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Hair on Fire-Performance Management

Hey Kelly-

I have a huge problem and I’m not sure what to do about it. I’ve been a manager for about two years. When I was first promoted, my team of five was fully staffed and functioning reasonably well. 1,192 more words

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10 Issues to Address Today to Comply With DOL's Overtime Rule Change

Unless you’ve been living under an HR rock for the past couple of months, you probably have heard about the more than doubling of the salary minimum for the white collar exemption from overtime, which will soon be increased to $47,476. 1,530 more words


My Employee is Trashing Us on Social Media

Dear Kelly,

My employee in customer service is a decent performer but she definitely brings the drama. She got really mad about a schedule change the other day and let loose on her Facebook page. 467 more words


My Best Employee is Being Deployed

Today’s Hair on Fire concerns the real and understandable panic every manager feels when the best performer on the team needs to take leave from work. 827 more words

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I Tried to Discipline My Employee and She Brought Me a Doctor’s Note

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Hey Kelly-I’m hoping you can help!

I’m a pretty new team leader, and I manage a team of call center employees in a facility of about 150 employees. 1,525 more words

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