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What is it Really Like to Be in HR?

Evil HR Lady

Meet one on one with an employee who has a concern about a discrimination issue. After lunch, take two hours to work on a presentation for next week's restructuring meetings. Everyone presents their projects and gains ideas and insights from each other. I'm already working with compensation to discuss the new position descriptions and make sure all jobs are graded properly." From time to time, I have people ask me what a typical day as an HR professional is like.

Terminated Problem Employee Points to Discrimination, Retaliation as True Motives

HR Daily Advisor

Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit—which covers Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania—recently upheld an employer’s trial court victory, providing useful guidance for employers seeking to manage difficult employees in the midst of workers’ compensation claims. Alleged Discrimination and Retaliation. as a machinist in August 2008. He reported the injury, filed a claim for workers’ compensation, and took a medical leave that lasted 7 weeks. The U.S.

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4 Ways HR Analytics Can Improve Workplace Diversity

Cornerstone On Demand

There are multiple studies showing that diversity improves organizational bottom lines: McKinsey quarterly reported that between 2008 and 2010, companies with more diverse teams were top financial performers, and according to a study by Lu Hong and Scott E. However, after years of trying to promote diversity by eliminating bias and discrimination in the workplace by legal means, it still exists. Eliminating Workforce Discrimination with Big Data. The U.S.

Case for Consistency: Treatment of Manager Prevents Dismissal of Age Bias Claim

HR Daily Advisor

A New Jersey federal court recently declined to dismiss an age discrimination lawsuit because an employer’s failure to discipline employees in a consistent manner could be construed as evidence of discrimination. He received individual scores indicating he was not meeting performance expectations in 2006, 2008, and 2014, although his supervisor acknowledged that managers, including himself, had good and bad years. Employment Law 401(k) discrimination GNC managers

3 Steps to Protect Information While Leveraging Social Media

HR Daily Advisor

The number of companies maintaining a corporate presence on social media rose from 34% in 2008 to 77% in 2013 according to SHRM Survey Findings: Social Networking Website and Recruiting/Selection. Garrison, who presented a session at BLR’s 2017 Advanced Employment Issues Symposium (AEIS) titled #Protecting Information Systems , noted that social media is a powerful marketing and public relations tool for companies.

Equal Pay: Was Pay Discrepancy Between Male and Female Scientists Legitimate?

HR Daily Advisor

Accordingly, she filed suit in Albuquerque federal district court, alleging discrimination on the basis of sex under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and violations of the federal Equal Pay Act (EPA). She was hired as a safety and occupational health manager by the NNSA at its Los Alamos field office in 2008. Karen worked for other government agencies—but not the NNSA—before 2008. The EPA is designed to eliminate wage discrimination based on sex. by Barbara J.

The Unknown Cost of Conflict in the Workplace

Pollack Peacebuilding

While the study is from 2008 and costs may have changed since, the results are staggering. Conflict tends to cloud the room and add to stress that may already be present. This can include lawsuits citing discrimination as well as workers’ compensation claims and it can cost the company a lot financially and also with regards to its reputation.

Most Important Developments for 6/12

GetFive

Unlike other crises, such as 9/11 or the Great Recession in 2008, COVID’s crucible is the fight against an invisible and insidious enemy, a pathogen that promises to wax and wane for an indeterminate time. The editor-in-chief of Bon Appétit, Adam Rapoport, has stepped down after an undated photograph of him dressed in a racially insensitive costume added to accusations of discrimination and lack of inclusiveness at the magazine.

New Year Brings New Job Applicants, More Exposure to Equal Pay Act Claims

HR Daily Advisor

Doug” was superintendent of the School for the Visually Impaired (SVI) from 1998 to 2003 and again from 2008 to 2010. The EPA prohibits employers from discriminating against employees based on sex. However, the 7th Circuit concluded that it was not its role to determine how agencies should spend their money so long as they do not discriminate. If there are problems, there’s no time like the present to fix them.

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: How to Create More Inclusive Careers

Paddle HR

There’s no other way to mince it: Discrimination and prejudice in the workplace regularly stop otherwise qualified candidates from advancing in their careers. In this report, we’ll discuss the on-going problem of how discrimination and prejudice affect career mobility.

Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DIB) in the Workplace: How to Create More Inclusive Careers

Paddle HR

There’s no other way to mince it: Discrimination and prejudice in the workplace regularly stop otherwise qualified candidates from advancing in their careers. In this white paper, we’ll discuss the on-going problem of how discrimination and prejudice affect career mobility.

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #269: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

HR Examiner

Topics: Stacey and John discuss the coronavirus pandemic and racial discrimination. Stacey and John discuss the coronavirus pandemic and racial discrimination in the U.S. AI Now’s Algorithmic Accountability Policy Toolkit (PDF) Discriminating systems: Gender, race, and power in AI (PDF). Topics: Coronavirus Pandemic, Racial discrimination, Bonusly, Cutover, Some Essential reading on Race and Tech, Signal, Google, and College Graduates.

HR, Benefits, and Payroll Compliance Trends for 2021

Zenefits

Examine: Discrimination risks, such as during hiring and performance management. Health and safety, including workers’ compensation. Mental health parity laws, including the federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) of 2008.

The Complete Guide to Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: How to Create More Inclusive Careers

Paddle HR

There’s no other way to mince it: discrimination and prejudice in the workplace impede qualified candidates’ careers. This deep-dive discusses the on-going problem of how discrimination and prejudice affect career mobility. We’ll also demonstrate how having a diverse workforce is beneficial for revenue, employee engagement, and retention, and present four proven strategies to make diversity and inclusion a seamless part of the career mobility strategy at your company.

Genetic Testing as Part of Workplace Wellness Programs

HR Daily Advisor

While health and well-being benefits may only represent a small portion of your overall compensation plan, they can drive a disproportionate share of your budget. has two specific laws that provide protection against the unwanted sharing of personal health information and protection against discrimination. In 2008, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) was passed to protect Americans from being treated unfairly because of differences in their DNA.

“When I was working and raising children, I felt I needed to do it all; This needs to change” with Sue Crotty and Tyler Gallagher

Thrive Global

Real problems still exist, the discrimination is still there, but I can tell you from my experience that it is so much better than it was years ago. We help organizations develop plans that encompass retirement funds, health, compensation, rewards and organizational structures. They aren’t good at asking for higher compensation or promotions. Same goes for any investment presented to you to make a million dollars. 2008 was a make–or-break-it year for many in finance.

Paycheck Fairness Act Back in Congress, Seeks to Ban Salary History

Zenefits

The measure would hold employers accountable for discriminatory practices , end the practice of pay secrecy, ease workers’ ability to individually or jointly challenge pay discrimination, strengthen remedies for wronged employees and prohibit employers from seeking the salary history of prospective employees. Presently there are 13 statewide bans and 11 local bans on the books.

Part 4: The New Discourse of Work: Personal Realisation

Sergio Caredda

All the items I will be mentioning, instead, are and will be still problematic for many to accept, which is in the concept itself of sense-making from weak signals present in the environment. This goes also through full discredit of social discrimination towards women and minorities.