Benefits of Using a Learning Management System for Your Ongoing and Recurring Training

SkyPrep

Ongoing and recurring training are vital types of training that contributes to the success of the business. You run the risk of having poor-performing employees and face liabilities if you do not offer consistent ongoing and recurring training.

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4 Ways to Create Effective Sexual Harassment Training

HR Morning

In a study by the Association for Talent Development (ATD), 71 percent of HR professionals said their company conducts sexual harassment prevention training. adults believe changes need to be made to eliminate sexual harassment and assault in the workplace, with 44 percent saying better sexual harassment training is the key. Why sexual harassment training is broken. Improving the effectiveness of sexual harassment training.

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Workplace Harassment & How to Put an End to It

Thrive Global

Some people mistakenly believe that harassment is necessarily associated with intimate harassment. So, the concept of harassment is close to the term “bullying”. Harassment can destroy their personality and family life, it can even lead to suicide.

Diversity Training: Promoting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with Effective Online Training

EverFi - HR

Diversity Training in 2021. The importance of diversity training has never been greater than it is now. Today’s workforce is one of the most diverse in our nation’s work history. What is Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Training? Diversity Training Examples.

What You Can do to Combat Racism at Work

Avilar

But the death of George Floyd and the surrounding events compelled us to address racism at work. What we can speak to are two questions that keep coming up as we contemplate the many years of oppression and racism that led to this moment.

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Thoughts on Sexual Harassment—a Personal Perspective

HR Daily Advisor

I do a lot of antiharassment training. In the past, much of my training has followed a relatively standard format explaining that employers can be liable for harassment by supervisors even if employees don’t complain and that supervisors can “aid and abet” a hostile work environment by turning a blind eye to problematic situations. I also point out that the fact that no one has protested a sexually charged atmosphere doesn’t mean it’s not a problem for the employer.

EEOC Task Force Recommends Training, Policies to Prevent Workplace Harassment

HR Daily Advisor

With workplace harassment claims on the rise, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recently recommended practical steps and policies to help employers reduce the number of charges filed. Harassment claims constitute approximately one-third of all charges filed with the EEOC in recent years and can take a devastating toll on employers. The EEOC recently convened a task force to investigate harassment in the workplace.

Looking to update your policy on sexual harassment? Maybe you’d like to see Facebook’s…

The Employer Handbook

Maybe it’s a conversation at a networking event or a question from the audience at an HR session. You see, Facebook decided to make a bunch of its workplace policies and training modules publicly available. Here is the harassment policy (which includes an internal FAQ for employees on Facebook’s investigations process that I’m totally going to steal , plagiarize , borrow.). Here is the full managing unconscious bias training module.

Sexual Harassment: Is Your Organization’s Response “Me Too” or “Not Us”?

SkillSurvey

Learn how to help prevent sexual harassment at your organization with more effective reference checking. Hiring and Recruiting Hiring Efficiencies Quality of Hire Soft Skills all industries behavioral competencies reference checking soft skills

6 Steps Leaders Can Follow to Help Stop Harassment in the Workplace

HR Topics

Harassment and discrimination issues are flooding the news. What we do not hear as much about, however, is the massive impact harassment in the workplace can have on businesses. Businesses compete for both employees and customers. Employees have options, and they are no longer willing to work in organizations that allow harassment, discrimination or bullying. Here are six steps to get you on the right path. Define Harassment.

At-will employment: What are the exceptions? 

Homebase

Every state except for Montana follows theat-will employment” law. This means it is legal to terminate an at-will employee for any reason outside of federal and state law protections without being required to establish cause for termination. .

The Best LMS Features that make Paradiso LMS Stand at the Top of the Competition

PSB

While selecting an LMS , the most important aspect every user will pay attention to is the features it offers. These features are the core components of the system. The rest of them are looking for those best LMS features that their LMS is currently not providing.

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What is your profession doing to combat harassment? Mine appears to doing a lot, as ABA adopts new anti-harassment policy

Ohio Employer's Law

The policy-making body of the American Bar Association has adopted a formal resolution that urges legal employers to prohibit, prevent, and promptly redress sexual harassment and retaliation claims. Moreover, to make sure that law-firm leaders are paying close enough attention, Resolution 302 [pdf] also urges that firms adopt measures to ensure that the heads of law firms are informed of the financial settlements of such claims. harassment

The Compliance Learning Management System (LMS)

Gyrus

Last week Gyrus Systems earned a “Top 10” award from Talented Learning in the “ Best Employee Compliance LMS ” category. Gyrus Systems is pleased to have our efforts recognized by a well-respected organization like Talented Learning. According to Talented Learning, “ You can’t get away from where LMSs started. Federal and state and local jurisdictions enact training, safety and harassment regulations and then audit for compliance.

Women’s safety at Workplace

Vantage Circle

Women’s safety and its issues are discussed and debated all around the globe. Still every year the number of reports on sexual harassment is increasing at an alarming rate. Men and boys, we show our manhood through the way we treat our women. In the past decade, women have progressively earned a higher standard in the workplace. Women are now gaining higher positions and form a big/huge section of any working sector around the globe.

How to Conduct a Training Needs Analysis: A Template & Example

Analytics in HR

Being able to conduct a training needs analysis is a key tool for any L&D professional. In this article, we will explain what a training needs analysis is, provide a template for conducting this analysis, and give a training needs analysis example. Training. Training.

The Importance of Storytelling In HR and Business Retold

OmegaHR Solutions

I came across an article this morning in Forbes called What Are The Top 10 Soft Skills For The Future Of Work? written by Adi Gaskell , a self-identified “Free range human” One of the top 10 skills he discussed was storytelling. He felt that this was particularly important in the technology-laden future. I think storytelling is a key competency and skill. Twice in the past year, I have posted about storytelling. The story is on his website.)

Why your sexual harassment policy needs a contingency plan

Business Management Daily

When news broke earlier this month that McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook had been dismissed for having a consensual romantic relationship with a woman at work, it sounded like another #MeToo moment. But in the days after the termination , details emerged showing that the fast food company had prepared in advance to handle relationships between C-suite executives and subordinates. In June 2017, Jennifer reported to Formosa Plastics that John was sexually harassing her.

The most common employee documents used at trial

Business Management Daily

How do you protect your company in the event you go to trial? Maintaining HR documents is an essential step in protecting your company, and yourself, in the event you go to court for civil litigation, criminal charges, or other investigations. In the U.S., Training.

5 qualities of a CEO that make them awesome at their job

Workable

If you were to narrow down the ideal qualities of a CEO to five items, what would you choose to include? Maybe not: for example, according to research published in Harvard Business Review, confidence will make a CEO twice as likely to get hired, but it doesn’t seem to impact how well they do the job. So, if you intend to become a good CEO, or if you’re trying to get even better at your job as the first in command, develop these five important skills.

5 qualities of a CEO that make them awesome at their job

Workable

If you were to narrow down the ideal qualities of a CEO to five items, what would you choose to include? Maybe not: for example, according to research published in Harvard Business Review, confidence will make a CEO twice as likely to get hired, but it doesn’t seem to impact how well they do the job. So, if you intend to become a good CEO, or if you’re trying to get even better at your job as the first in command, develop these five important skills.

#WorkTrends Preview: We Can’t Talk about That at Work!

TalentCulture

Today’s headlines are brimming with emotionally-charged topics including racial injustice, protests, sexual harassment and more, making it unrealistic for employers to expect their employees to leave their opinions at the door. Guest host Patrick Antrim , former New York Yankee baseball player and author of 7 Talent Strategies for High Performing Teams , will welcome diversity and inclusion strategist Mary-Frances Winters, Founder and President of The Winters Group, Inc. ,

Regulations written for big companies make life difficult for small companies

OmegaHR Solutions

When crafting guidance or new regulation some consideration needs to be given to the size of the targeted company. In a great post on her blog, attorney Robin Shea talked about the new EEOC guidance on sexual harassment that was just released. You have until February 9 th to let the EEOC know what you think about it. You need to read Robin’s blog post on some comments she has about the new guidance. Training guidance.

Employee Training Needs Analysis: What You Should Know

Genesis HR Solutions

For any business to be successful, its employees must have the skills necessary to perform their jobs at a high level. And in order to have those skills, training is imperative. What is training needs analysis? When should training needs analysis happen?

Use your LMS to automate onboarding

SkyPrep

According to one report , the average U.S. According to an analysis by GlassDoor , just the paperwork and administrative parts of onboarding can be costly. For example, let’s say a company hires 50 employees each year, and the recruiter earns $25 an hour and spends 10 hours processing documents. That’s a total of $12,500 spent just on this portion of the process. . Below are some of the benefits of automating onboarding through LMS. Customize Learning.

EEOC makes $56K example of employer over deaf applicant: What went wrong?

HR Morning

Here’s an expensive reminder that job applicants — and not just employees — are also protected by the ADA. . The EEOC recently filed a disability discrimination lawsuit against McDonald’s Corp. The Belton McDonald’s had an open position for a cook, and a deaf man, who had prior experience as a cook at another McDonald’s branch, applied. The EEOC claimed the restaurant’s conduct violated the ADA.

Working parent discrimination may be the newest legal headache for employers

Business Management Daily

Working parent discrimination may be the newest legal headache for employers. Working parents with children under 14 constitute about one-third of the workforce, approximately 50 million workers. Researchers are now also examining the long-term effects on female employment as well.

5 HR Trends and Best Practices

Tandem HR

Keeping a pulse on the management, compliance and best practices associated with your most valuable assets – your human resources – is crucial when striving to become an exceptional workplace. As an organization immersed in the field of HR, we find the following five HR trends and best practices impacting the workforce today. Recruiting is the first interaction you have with and the first impression you have on your future employees. Train regularly.

coworker is blasting us with vanilla pumpkin fragrance, Xanax at work, and more

Ask a Manager

On four separate occasions in the last month, a coworker has come into work completely spaced out. They talk in circles, don’t pick up on normal social clues and are a distraction to others on the work floor. The team started noticing but was not sure how to react or how to escalate it. At the same time, it doesn’t seem right that our team would know the medication cause of our coworkers very obvious impairment, but keep that from our management.

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How to Handle 15 Types of Jerks at the Office

TalentCulture

We all have them – people in the office who you simply can’t stand to work with. They’re the people you literally run away from at the water cooler. But the thing is, eventually you’ll have to deal with them and it’s easier to do this if you know what “type of jerk” they are and how best to address their issues. Here’s a list of 15 jerks at the office I think you’re most likely to encounter.

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Should Millennials Be Concerned About Age Bias – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

The regular conversations about generations in the workplace raise an issue for candidates, employees, and employers – age bias. I’ve had supervisory positions in the past. Versus competing for a job with people who are fresh out of college? Maybe the age thing is just something in my head? So I asked Jon Hyman, partner in the firm Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis based in Cleveland, Ohio if he would share his knowledge. In the U.S.,

updates: we’re supposed to share our mental health needs at every meeting, and more

Ask a Manager

month at Ask a Manager, and all December I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past. My boss wants us to all share our mental health needs – at every meeting. Thanks so much for your thoughtful advice and response to my letter, and to that of the commenters. I was responsible for running most of the meetings over the summer and I kept them short and focused on work. Did I want to be a manager at my organization?

Skills That Are Paramount For HR

Get Hppy

Having a clear-cut understanding of the required skills needed to manage human resources helps improve teamwork. Without the influence of a competent HR manager, the team wouldn’t function at its best.

Workplace Incivility: Instituting a Culture of Respect

SkillSurvey

Unfortunately, it’s creeping into the workplace, too. In cubicles, offices, conference rooms and around the water cooler, you might witness the following types of behavior by managers and employees: Bullying and intimidation – such as spreading gossip or rumors or excluding or isolating someone socially. Intentionally undermining people – reminding subordinates of their roles and lesser titles in the organization. Fostering Kindness, Respectfulness on the Job.

Preventing and Addressing Cross Cultural Conflict in the Workplace

Pollack Peacebuilding

Cross cultural conflict in the workplace can arise when different perceptions around power, resources, and compatibility create competition between individuals or groups. Cross Cultural Conflict in the Workplace. Address the Root Cause.

Employment Law 2020: Are You Prepared and Protected?

Ultimate Software

It’s a brand-new decade, and employment law changes are occurring at a breakneck speed right alongside technological innovation. But it’s important to pay attention: these potential changes affect every aspect of the employee lifecycle, from recruitment to retirement.

5 Most Common Examples of Workplace Discrimination

Career Metis

Roughly six decades ago, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was instituted as part of the U.S. Title VIII of this Act prohibits employers from discriminating against employees based on color, race, religion, pregnancy status, HIV/AIDS status, citizenship, the nation of origin, or sex.