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by Lisa Nagele-Piazza, J.D., SHRM-SCP on June 16, 2021 at 4:00 am
McDonald’s Corp. must face sexual-harassment charges filed by an employee at a St. Louis-based franchise, according to a federal judge in Missouri.
by Stephen Miller, CEBS on June 16, 2021 at 4:00 am
Employers are revising their employee well-being programs to address the after-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and to focus more on the needs of diverse workforces. Benefits getting a second look support mental and emotional health, work/life […]
by Roy Maurer on June 16, 2021 at 4:00 am
Wendi Safstrom, the executive director of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Foundation, testified before a Congressional panel about the nonprofit’s work on second-chance hiring and presented policy recommendations to lawmakers to […]
by Kathy Gurchiek on June 15, 2021 at 8:00 am
Employers are getting creative with office design—signaling their support of employees’ comfort and well-being, and as a way to spur creativity.
by Brian O’Connell on June 15, 2021 at 8:00 am
Many business icons started out with humble beginnings, then turned their first jobs into stepping-stones toward astronomical success. They say it was those “seed…
on June 14, 2021 at 9:13 pm
Find the answers to common questions about coronavirus as it relates to the workplace in general, employee leave, and employer policies and practices.
by Roy Maurer on June 14, 2021 at 8:00 am
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced policy updates June 9 designed to reduce barriers to immigration processing.
by Martin Yate on June 14, 2021 at 8:00 am
Why are you not hearing back when you apply for jobs? Did the employer hire internally, or did they ghost you? Maybe–but a better guess is your resume isn’t up to par….
by Allen Smith, J.D. on June 14, 2021 at 8:00 am
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) published its spring regulatory agenda, highlighting the government’s intent to increase the minimum wage for federal contractors….
by Andrew Deichler on June 14, 2021 at 8:00 am
Over the past several years, organizations have been placing a greater emphasis on diversity, equity and inclusion. Against this backdrop, some workers—from entry-level…