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. Why sexual harassment training is broken. Improving the effectiveness of sexual harassment training.

Compliance expert: Anti-sexual harassment training needs to start with this …

HR Morning

Leader accountability is the key to more effective anti-sexual harassment training, says Dr. Marsha Ershaghi Hames. . Business leaders have the power – and responsibility – to prevent sexual harassment, misconduct and abuse in the workplace, especially through their anti-sexual harassment training. The higher up one is in an organization, the greater the risk. Most importantly, the human cost is irreversible.

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Courts Uphold Dismissal of Fired NFL Coach’s Defamation Claims

HR Daily Advisor

You may remember that Jonathan Martin, a former starting offensive tackle for the Miami Dolphins, suddenly left the team during the 2013 season. During the 2012 season, he played at 6’5″ and 304 pounds—not someone you would think could be bullied. The U.S.

#HotInHR: Republicans Vote to Change Overtime Rules, Why We All Need Leadership Coaching, Why Minorities Leave Tech


Every Monday we send a summary of the previous week’s funding announcements, mergers, acquisitions, and partnership news from the HR technology, recruitment, talent management and employee benefits space. House Republicans just voted to change overtime rules for workers – The Washington Post. Wall Street Wellness Programs Are Being Used to Drive Sales – Bloomberg. HotInHR: Republicans Vote to Change Overtime Rules, Why We All Need Leadership Coaching.…

The Key to Combating Bullying Is Accountability

HR Daily Advisor

In part 1 of this article we began to explore what Catherine Mattice, a consultant, coach, and trainer had to offer about workplace bullying, including its similarity to harassment and the differences under the law. Mattice says, “that is not harassment prevention.”

It’s time for HR to take a Stand #NoRetaliation.


In this time of daily reports of long term patterns of sexual harassment in the workplace, I have spoken to many HR professionals who feel they are walking a tightrope. On one hand, they are in support of employees bringing forth harassment issues to be dealt with appropriately.

5 Ways to Ensure Your Employee Training Program Isn’t a Waste of Time


Employee training is frequently an afterthought in strategic planning, treated as a formality without the foundational importance it should have. Fortunately, there are steps to take in order to enact a better employee training program. Start at the Top. Employee Trainin

What Other Employers Can Learn From Uber: Recognizing and Combating Sexism in the Workplace

Compensation Today

Last month, a former Uber employee recounted her “ very, very strange year ” at the organization as a female engineer. Her account is a story of sexism, sexual harassment and HR violations that left many asking, “Are you kidding me?!”. HR must be at the forefront of positive change.

Training in a Virtual World: The New Normal


Derek Belch, CEO of virtual-reality-software company STRIVR, was let go from his football coaching job at Stanford University so he could pursue virtual reality. At the time, Belch was also a graduate student who was working on a thesis that VR could improve football-player training.

How Managerial Training Impacts Your Bottom Line


This is because a workforce can only be as strong as the manager taking the lead. At a time when less than 33% of projects are successfully completed on time and on budget, it’s clear that stronger managerial training is needed in many organizations.

The Real Value of an Employee Development and Training Strategy

Visibility Software HR

The Real Value of an Employee Development and Training Strategy. Many of these organizations track the training they do provide in spreadsheets or even with paper files. For example: The Cheesecake Factory invests an average of $2000 annually per employee on training.

Taking Employee Training to the Next Level

Visibility Software HR

The Real Value of an Employee Development and Training Solution. Many of these organizations track the training they do provide in spreadsheets or even with paper files. For example: The Cheesecake Factory invests an average of $2000 annually per employee on training.

Here’s What #MeToo Means To Your Workplace

Workplace Coach

It started with Harvey Weinstein and gained unstoppable velocity when thousands of women posted true, painful stories using the hashtag #MeToo. Serious, long-buried sexual harassment complaints have rocked many workplaces – including ones not at all prepared to handle the topic. At the time it occurred, we faced two bad choices. Problems didn’t occur in all workplaces, but low-level sexual harassment went unchecked in many.

#RedBranchWeekly: How to Improve Your Overall Management Ability

marenated HR

Do you have strict limitations and policies because you know that’s what gets the job done? Or do you like to get in the trenches with your employees and help out in whatever way you can? Caliper Corp: Why Every Manager Should Be a Coach, Not a Boss. Coaching facilitates growth.

Organizational Development And Workplace Culture: The Unexpected Benefits of Kindness

Dr. Nadine

The other day, as I was driving home, I spotted a dog untethered to its leash gallivanting haphazardly in traffic. I immediately snatched a spare leash from the collection I keep in my car and proceeded to eagerly chase the dog down my street. billion in revenue over the years!

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Why Now?

Workplace Coach

With this continuous flurry of sexual harassment news impacting Hollywood, Washington D.C. The law of sexual harassment has been well established for at least the last twenty years! Credit goes to EEO training and enforcement; excellent legal counsel; and, excellent corporate governance and leadership. Damage awards could include reparations for lost or reduced wages and/or the loss of future wages. So, back to the question: Why now?

The Real Value of an Employee Development and Training Strategy

Visibility Software HR

. The Real Value of an Employee Development and Training Strategy. Many of these organizations track the training they do provide in spreadsheets or even with paper files. The Cheesecake Factory invests an average of $2000 annually per employee on training.

Using Personalization to Activate Learners


It seems logical to draw a connection between learning and performance. The question becomes, what is the extent of the relationship between those two variables. Wentworth goes on to note that the relationship between variables is correlation, not causation.

Are Your Supervisors Focused on the Right Customer?


One of the first lessons I learned as a new supervisor at the Ritz Carlton Hotel Company was that my customers were no longer my most important priority—it was now my employees (or my internal customers). Visit www.ShaneGreen.com to learn more.

What We can Learn From the Latest Employee Issue at Google


Back in November, two women employees organized a walk-out to protest Google’s handling of sexual harassment allegations. The walk-out organizers reported in the ensuing months that they experienced retaliation from managers.

4 HR Trends That Will Impact Your Workplace Culture in 2020

EverFi - HR

So, what are the top HR trends that will lend to building a positive work culture in 2020 and beyond? Here are four of the hottest employee experience topics that HR professionals will be tasked with addressing in the next decade: Retaliation in the Workplace. Harassment Prevention Training. Retaliation in the Workplace. Learn More! Harassment Prevention Training. At least 65 of the largest U.S.

45 HR Trends and Predictions to Watch Out For in 2019


The Human Resource industry has gone through massive evolutions over the past decades. And 2019 will be another big year for the HR. There will be a renewed focus on employee productivity and well-being, and the rise of AI-driven HR tech will make the HR more agile and efficient.

Compliance Conundrum: 6 HR Compliance Concerns to Consider

HR Topics

There is so much to get done in a day – who really has time to keep up with all the HR compliance concerns? Employees can file a complaint with government agencies online in a few clicks. The areas below are those where we see the most litigation.

Decreasing the Generational Divide

HRO Today

A new phrase has gone viral on the internet and social media, bringing to light a fundamental disconnect between younger generations and baby boomers: “Ok, boomer.”. The Power of Collaboration. It was estimated that by this year, 50 percent of the workforce would be over the age of 55.

A Guide to Dating Your Coworkers

A Slice of HR

This week we learned that yet another powerful CEO was fired over sexual misconduct in the workplace. According to The New York Times , Steve Easterbrook of McDonald’s has been engaged in a consensual relationship with an employee that was against company policy.

Unintended Consequences Matter: Learning to See Bystanderism and Microaggression as Contributors to Employee Turnover in the Workplace

Inpower Coaching

Efforts to increase diversity in our workplaces has been dismally slow over the last few decades, despite business initiatives, research and even expansions of the very definition of diversity. They want harassment to stop. Is hurt still hurt, even if that wasn’t the intent?

7 HR Trends for 2018 to Watch


You’ve just gotten through the human resources year-end marathon, a milestone event unto itself. With barely a moment to kick back and exhale, you’re now faced with looking ahead at the New Year and what’s coming your HR way. As I offer my virtual high-five’s for crossing the finish line in December, here are 7 HR trends you’ll want to keep an eye on this year. Improving the employee experience. Overall, are our employees really seeing that on the job?

Dating the boss, crossing an invisible line?

HR Digest

According to surveys, a quarter of American workers now say they have merrily dipped their pen in the company ink. Fifteen percent say the person they dated was their boss, notes CareerBuilder , a popular job site. WEIGH THE RISKS. appeared first on The HR Digest.

How Can #HR Support Trump? (a serious question)


*Editorial note* Sometimes social conversations are better than articles and blog posts, such as the case with this social conversation converted into a blog post. Well, it seems I am not the only one. Let us know in the comments. The policy pushers.

Machinist Contends That Race Was ‘Motivating Factor’ In His Unpaid Suspension

HR Daily Advisor

His employer, meanwhile, attributed the suspension to a “bookkeeping” error following a change in its progressive discipline policy. In 2004, John Deere & Company hired “Turner,” who worked his way up to the position of machinist 3 years later. Turner appealed to the U.S.

3 Ways Genuine Kindness Can Make You a Better Leader

Dr. Nadine

Kindness is one of the most underrated concepts in business. A survey conducted by the American Management Association (AMA) found that managers who were viewed as kind by their direct reports were associated with higher performance across a number of dimensions.

WIRTW #484 (the “happy place” edition)

Ohio Employer's Law

Where do you take your mind when you’re just having a bad day, when you have to deal with that employee, when a client chews you out (I know, that never happens), or when you otherwise need a mental breather from the world and all of its evil and other craziness? via The Tim Sackett Project.

The Changing Role of Human Resource Management – HRM


The function within an organisation that is focussed towards recruitment, management, and offering direction to the people of the organisation is termed as Human Resource Management (HRM). In other words, all the processes and programs that are centred in and around people are part of the HR umbrella. Additional activities which are sponsored by the HR management includes community and employee outreach.

10 HR Trends to Watch Out For in 2020


As we wrap up this year and get ready to usher in a new decade, we look towards the future of work, which is the purpose-driven and people-focused workplace. . These are the HR trends we anticipate will transform the workforce and the workplace in 2020.

How to deal with employees who don’t get along


And when there’s discord in the workplace, it affects everybody. The resulting tension not only makes the office environment uncomfortable – it can also negatively impact your business’s productivity. At the same time, the old saying that iron sharpens iron represents the upside of the situation. Understand the nature of the conflict. Instead, figure out what’s fueling the disagreement between your employees.

Four Ways Bosses Cause Stress in the Workplace

OmegaHR Solutions

Bosses are most often the causes of employee stress and not the workload. We don’t spend as much time talking about problem bosses unless they are violating some law such as sexual harassment. Sometimes, however, the boss can be a problem for themselves and their employees.

Urban Meyer and Ohio State Become Yet Another Cautionary Tale of What Not to Do

HR Daily Advisor

Urban Meyer, one of collegiate football’s most lauded and recognizable coaches, is undoubtedly in hot water. Whether he will join the ranks of the unemployed, however, is yet to be determined, along with the resolution of a host of unanswered questions.