The Human Resource

Federal Paid Family Leave- Your Next HR Nightmare?

The United States, Papua New Guinea, and Oman are the only nations in the world that don’t have paid maternity leave laws. The U.S. does have the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), a federal law that guarantees employees up...

What Google’s Pay Equity Snafu Means to You

Under pressure to address gender issues in the workplace, Google undertook a pay analysis in 2018. What it discovered was quite a surprise. In a world where women commonly rank lower than their male counterparts...

The Art of Procrastination During March Madness

March Madness is upon us! Whether you’re all in, picking your teams and filling out your brackets, or blissfully ignorant of what sport is even being played, March Madness is taking over your workplace. And...

What Manafort's Sentencing Tells Us About Bias

Manafort’s surprisingly light sentencing – 47 months – fell far short of the recommended 19 to 24 years, prompting outcries of how the justice system has a bias towards the wealthy and connected. To show...

Want to be Great Leader? Learn the Bloomberg Shuffle

Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg has said that he will not run for president in 2020. Instead, Bloomberg has decided “his time and personal fortune would be better used promoting immigration reform and gun...

Is Jussie Smollett the Ultimate Toxic Employee?

What happens when you have a toxic employee in your workplace? One, shall we say, challenging worker can wreak havoc on the entire team. They can sap morale, drain productivity, and sow chaos and disruption...

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