Tag: The Practical Employer

Workplace wellness

Avoid Political Discussions in the Workplace? Riiiiiiiight

November 19, 2019

Via: Workforce

According to a recent survey conducted by SHRM, American workers cannot hide from politics at work. 42% of U.S. employees say they have personally experienced political disagreements at work 44% say they have witnessed political disagreements at work 34% believe […]

Research, Software

Is Blockchain the Next Frontier in Combating Sexual Harassment?

June 20, 2019

Via: Workforce

Vault Platform has developed an app that uses blockchain technology to allow employees to document and report workplace sexual harassment on their smartphones. “Interesting,” you say,” but what’s blockchain technology?” Great question. I asked my partner, David Croft, who chairs […]

Workplace wellness

Workplace Civility Shouldn’t Be Something We Have to Legislate

May 8, 2019

Via: Workforce

Workplace harassment isn’t illegal unless it is harassment because of some protected characteristic (sex, race, age, religion, national origin, disability, or any other class protected by law). Generalized workplace bullying or other mistreatment is not illegal unless it falls into […]