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In light of recent developments in California, HR teams are likely focused on creating meaningful anti-harassment training programs, complying with pay-equity laws, reviewing employee classifications and more. Here are the key issues to watch in the months ahead. 1. Sexual-Harassment-Prevention Training A priority for many California HR professionals this year will...

Organizational leaders have a ton on their plate during this time of year. Between juggling their workloads and meeting year-end deadlines they still have to manage their teams and guide them on a path for success. For many employees, both their work and home lives...

Onboarding is a delicate process where new employees determine whether they are engaged or disengaged from their new companies. Post recruitment, proper onboarding is most often put on the back burner, employers and hiring managers don’t put much thought into a plan that engages employees...

With the unemployment rate at record lows, the battle for talent is on. Big or small, every company has to fight to win the attention of today’s savvy job seeker. Of course, there is no single way to attract talent. That said, in my experience, certain attributes are...

It's the most wonderful time of the year… but is it? There is something more contagious than the flu that makes its way around the office. Like clockwork, it begins just before the week of Thanksgiving and lasts up until the New Year, decreased employee...

There is a disconnect between leadership and team members in many organizations that can be a major turn off for current and prospective employees. This disconnect damages trust, employee engagement, and collaboration, which in turn can contribute to a decline in productivity, and increased employee...

As deadly wildfires make their way through California, thousands of residents have been forced to leave their homes. Worksites may be closed or damaged, and employees may need to take leave or work remotely. Here are some compliance tips for employers to note during a natural...

Employee stress is a problem, for every employee, at every company. Although stress can at times bring out the best in some individuals too much of it can lead employees to become unhappy and inefficient. Employee burnout has become a huge problem. According to a survey...

  Natural disasters can hit at any time, and California employers need to be prepared—and help their workers be ready as well. Before a disaster strikes, employers should plan ahead and tell their employees about the benefits and resources available to help them recover from natural...