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Compensation & Benefits

Managers, staff view flex benefits differently

12/6/2016
Employers and workers aren’t on the same page about juggling personal and professional priorities.
Hiring

Report praises European firms for supporting U.S. apprenticeships

12/6/2016
A Commerce Department study finds that European companies with operations in the United States are running some of the nation’s most innovative apprenticeship programs.
Employment Law

Obama's DOL going out in wage-and-hour blaze of glory

12/6/2016
In just one week, the Department of Labor secured judgments or negotiated settlements worth $2.2 million.
HR Management

Snapshot: Employment growth highest in jobs requiring social, analytical skills

12/6/2016
Between 1980 and 2015, jobs that depend on social ability grew the most.
Employee Relations

Take steps to ease conflict over election results

11/18/2016
If pro-Trump/anti-Trump debates are simmering among your employees, don’t ignore them.
Terminations

Every time, be ready to justify why you disciplined

11/17/2016
Generally, you should enforce workplace rules as equally as possible.
Article Archives

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Year-over-year base pay grew 3.1% in November

Add immigration hardliner to mix for new Labor Secretary

Attorneys advise go-slow approach after overtime rules injunction

New EEOC guidance addresses national origin discrimination

Snapshot: Data analysis skills are critical across the organization

OT rules on hold: What might happen next?

New overtime rules blocked, won't take effect on Dec. 1

CBO judges effect of overtime rule reversal

Veteran hiring steady, but vets growing dissatisfied