Tag: coworkers

Workplace wellness

Employee Unwellness and the Rise of Workplace Shootings

July 2, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Workplace violence has been a problem in California and across the nation for decades, and it appears to be getting worse. Some governmental estimates have identified up to 36 mass killings in California workplaces in the last decade, including five […]

Communication, Development & Evaluation

Rethinking Your Friendly Reminder E-Mails

March 11, 2021

Via: HR Hero

As we noted in a previous post, the COVID-19-triggered shift to remote work has moved conversations that once took place at the proverbial watercooler, in conference rooms, or by popping into a coworker’s workspace to virtual formats. Even when that […]


Kansas Case Shows Perils of ‘Pretext’ in Disciplinary Actions

October 16, 2020

Via: HR Hero

A recent Kansas federal court decision provides a good reminder of the importance of engaging in the interactive process when you’re dealing with disability accommodation requests. The ruling also highlights the perils of “pretext” (or false excuses) when articulating nondiscriminatory […]

Workplace wellness

New to HR? Beware of the Work 15

December 26, 2017

Via: Blogging4Jobs

We all know of the Freshman 15. When you go to college and gain weight, well I’m here to let you know, there is such a thing as the Work 15. Especially in the holiday times, it is easy to […]