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What Are We Thankful For?

Another update from the Jungle….

Nicole, the HR manager, had a scary Halloween with underclad co-workers and a wild Veteran’s Day that ended with claims of discrimination. 446 more words


Happy Veteran’s Day!

Another update from the Jungle….

Nicole, the HR manager, is planning another morale boosting event. Her first effort was the Halloween party a couple weeks ago which ended on a sour note when some of the costumes exceeded her expectations and the president’s tolerance. 435 more words


Proposed FLSA Regulations: What They Mean for Employers

By Tusa McNary, HR Consultant

HRO Partners


On June 30, 2015, the United States Department of Labor, Wage & Hour Division released to the public proposed regulations for the revision of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).   962 more words


From the Field to the Boardroom: What Sports Science Can Teach Us (CoreNet Summit LA, Oct 19)

I’m really excited to be speaking at the CoreNet Summit in Los Angeles on October 19 (2:30pm if you are there!) about sports, sport science and it’s impact on human performance.  240 more words

Work Stress? Now thats something to stress about

A young intern at Goldman Sachs found dead near the parking lot after a 20 hour work day.

Estimates put death due to overwork for Chinese employees at 1600 a day. 936 more words

Employee Policies

The Right Person for the Job

Another update from the Jungle….

Wanda owns a small company and she’s preparing for her next round of job interviews.  She hates the interviewing and hiring process. 355 more words


UPDATE: Smoking, Tattoos, Weapons: Can My Company Ban That?

This post contains updates based on recent court rulings.

Every organization wants a workplace that’s not only safe for their employees, but also one that fosters productivity. 340 more words

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