Contractor Makes Stupid Mistake At a Client Site – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

According to the Freelancers Union, freelancers make up 35 percent of U.S. It’s a good assignment in the low $100’s. In my excitement, I sent a note to a friend, who also happens to work for the company. The language in the note was ‘locker room’.

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3 Key Components of a Successful Online Ethics Training Program

EverFi - HR

Ethical lapses can—and have—toppled some of the most senior executives around the country. In fact, The Washington Post reports that “more CEOs were forced out for ethical lapses in 2018 than poor financial performance.” citizens or entities anywhere in the world.

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Special from SHRM 2017: Seven Steps to Creating Bulletproof Documentation

HR Daily Advisor

Here’s typical documentation, says attorney Allison West: “I talked to Steve about what you wanted me to, and it went well.” Today we’ll hear more from West on documentation. West, who is SHRM-SCP and SPHR certified, is principal of Employment Practices Specialists.

How to Reinvent the Employee Handbook

Cornerstone On Demand

This contains all those fun legal things like the fact that you're an at-will employee, that you need to comply with a code of conduct, and what the dress code is (among other things). So, it's a really, really important document.

What Is the Appropriate Discipline for Disrespectful Behavior – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

I received a suspension for ripping company policy papers in half in front of my supervisor. A couple of days ago, I received a written warning for wearing my uniform home. During the conversation, I asked my supervisor for a copy of the company policy on uniforms.

More Companies Cite Success and Satisfaction with Automated Policy Management Systems

HR Daily Advisor

New survey findings show that an increasing number of companies are embracing automated policy management systems—even as some organizations are still slow in adopting a more proactive approach to policies. Strategic HR Chief Compliance Officer documentation managers survey

Common HR Department Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Get Hppy

Every business needs to master the art of juggling for it to be successful. Every department is essential in ensuring the success of a business, but most entrepreneurs ignore the human resource department when other things are flowing smoothly.

The Dos and Don’ts of Creating a Code of Ethics in the Workplace

LaborSoft

Ethics can be a highly subjective topic, and ethics in the workplace is no different. Ethics policies should be an embedded part of the corporate culture , and it is cursory for them to be incorporated into an employee handbook or laid out in an explicit code of conduct.

The Ultimate Guide to Discipline an Employee

HR Digest

Employee discipline is an unavoidable aspect of performance management. Typically, the process to discipline an employee in the workplace begins with effective communication , wherein the manager shows the right amount of trust, and gets the employee to handle workplace conflict.

John Sumser: Throw away your easy button—it’s the 21st century

HRExecutive

When I look at my news feed, I see a lot of charged words that beg for a click. Headlines that drive traffic seem more important than the actual content. Attention-grabbing is at the heart of online content. It’s as if there were a hidden part of language.

How should an HR Handle Employee Discipline?

Effortless HR

Employee discipline is an important parameter impacting the decorum of any workplace. It’s the prerogative of the HR to resolve employee challenges and issues while helping wedge differences between management-employees or employee-employee.

The business challenges that make it hard to be an employer

Insperity

Employers have always faced a lot of business challenges. But if it seems like it’s harder to run an organization now than in the past, your perceptions are correct. Among the top business challenges for employers are those related to managing compliance and employment risk.

Campus Prevention Network Legal Brief

EverFi - HR

The final Title IX regulations were released on May 6, 2020, and will become effective on August 14, 2020, unless a court enjoins the U.S. Department of Education (ED) Secretary Betsy DeVos issued the new Title IX regulations on May 6, 2020. Against a person in the U.S.

6 must-have policies for a strong employee handbook

Insperity

Outline the policies that affect your employees. Code of conduct. Your business’s code of conduct is the first place employees should look when they have questions about ethics and compliance. It’s a roadmap of how they should act, and it speaks to your company culture. Some of the basic information you’ll want to include in your code of conduct includes: Code of ethics.

UK employment law 2020: what’s on the horizon?

cipHR

From likely UK case law developments to changes to annual leave calculations and employees’ entitlement to written statements of particulars , ESP Law’s team of legal experts look ahead to what 2020 has in store for employment law . The judgment is keenly awaited. . .

Benefits of Cloud Computing in HR

MapHR

The cloud. It’s not a relatively new concept for the world, but for HR, the benefits of cloud computing are still catching on. It’s also said cloud computing has helped close the communication gap that exists between HR teams, employees, and management.

How to write an employee handbook

Workable

Here’s how to write a helpful and engaging employee handbook : What is the purpose of having an employee handbook? Your handbook’s content and level of detail depends on how you intend to use it. Guidelines for employee conduct. Details on legal aspects of employment.

New Hire Checklist Template: Your employee’s first day, week, and month

HR Partner

To ensure your employee’s start is seamless, we’ve prepared a new hire checklist template to ensure nothing falls through the cracks. There’s a lot to consider when onboarding a new employee, but if you have a good process, like the new hire checklist template here, you can minimize the stress (and demonstrate that you and your organization are on top of your HR!). Get the New Hire Checklist Template here (it’s free).

SME’s Guide to Creating Your First Employee Handbook

Get Hppy

Curious to learn more about neuroscience and how it can help create an engaging work environment? Download our free eBook on Neuroscience in the Workplace ! This might sound alarmist, but what does the alternative look like? What Areas Should the Employee Handbook Cover?

6 Policies You Need to Start a Strong Employee Handbook

Insperity

Pave the way for a sturdy, comprehensive and legally sound employee handbook that fits your organization’s needs by including these six essential documents. Code of Conduct. Your business’s code of conduct is the first place employees should look when they have questions about ethics and compliance. The individual pieces may vary, but some of the basics include: Code of ethics. The Takeaway.

5 Reasons Your LMS Should Be On ServiceNow

PlatCore LMS

What is a Learning Management System (LMS)? Before we jump into why you want ServiceNow based LMS, let’s start with a shared understanding of what an LMS is. At its core, an LMS manages training in your organization. Training Assignment.

What happened when the “anti-Uber” hired an ex-Uber CTO

Fast Company The Future of Work

Hello Alfred, the personal concierge service that assists city dwellers with in-home services like laundry and groceries, is setting its sights high. The New York-based startup already operates in nine cities and now, with another $40 million in the bank , has plans to expand to 25 cities.

Google's Awkward Week Offers a Teachable Moment to Us All

i4cp

The story that broke this past weekend about an internal document authored by a Google employee calling the company’s culture (specifically, its approach to diversity and inclusion) into question, doesn’t seem to be going away. That says a lot in a news cycle that includes worrisome talk of ballistic missiles, military strikes on U.S. The mess at Google isn’t the first of its type, and it won’t be the last. What’s crossing the line?

3 Technology Tools That Can Reduce the Risk of an Employee Lawsuit or Settlement | Laborsoft

LaborSoft

Employee grievances , arbitration , and litigation have increased exponentially over the last 5 years. Google, Walmart, and Bank of America (to name a few) have all felt the sting of legal woes to the tune of monetary losses and damaged reputations. If found liable, companies stand to lose millions in revenue, partnerships, and the expensive buy back of character with regards to public relations and redemption.

Zero Tolerance

HRO Today

People do their best work when they’re supported socially, so the opposite must also be true: Interpersonal strife interferes with achievement. This is why the topic of bullying, whether in the academic or professional sphere, has come to the forefront in the past 30 years.

Incentive compensation plans at all levels merit board and management attention

HR Times

Boards of directors and management routinely scrutinize executive incentive compensation plans to understand whether the plans are in line with the company’s short- and long-term business objectives. Learn more. Is the at-risk portion appropriate for each employee group?

How to fire an employee

Workable

You certainly don’t think about the moment you’ll break up. But you also don’t want to fall into the trap of getting it over with as soon as possible. And in case of large-scale layoffs , problems could escalate quickly. Scenario 1: When you use the element of surprise.

Verbal Abuse in the Workplace

HSD Metrics

Quite often, supervisors, managers and senior managers don’t realize the impact that shouting, swearing and name-calling have on employees. Because of this damage and the costs of employee turnover and low morale, HR managers must take workplace bullying seriously.

HR Department Best Set up Guide for Startups (2019)

CuteHR

The startup wave in the world has picked up over the last decade and is defining the Financial precedence. ‘We We have a Million Problems, but at the same time we have over a billion minds’ – Narendra Modi, PM, India. Retention of Talent.

Verbal Abuse in the Workplace

HSD Metrics

Quite often, supervisors, managers and senior managers don’t realize the impact that shouting, swearing and name-calling have on employees. Because of this damage and the costs of employee turnover and low morale, HR managers must take workplace bullying seriously.

HR Software: 10 Must-Have Modules and Features You Need

TalentCulture

The HR software an organization uses should not just be beneficial for the employer but should have added features so that employees can also benefit from it. It must be chosen with such intent that the company grows as its employees grow with it. are the parts of this module.

Incentive compensation plans at all levels merit board and management attention

HR Times

Boards of directors and management routinely scrutinize executive incentive compensation plans to understand whether the plans are in line with the company’s short- and long-term business objectives. Learn more. Is the at-risk portion appropriate for each employee group?

The Unexpected Benefit the Gig Economy has on your Business

Ceridian

According to the annual report, Freelancing in America 2016 , from Upwork and the Freelancers Union, 13.5 million people took gigs outside of their primary full-time job responsibilities last year. In other words, 25% of traditionally employed full-time U.S.

The Advantages of Using Cloud Based HR Software for your Business

Mitrefinch

In the past, human resource departments were probably characterized by stacks of dusty folders where human resource policies, employee reviews, codes of conduct, and other strategic documents were stored. Trying to find and make use of some of those documents was an exercise in and of itself. Simply put, digital HR is the process of transforming human resources processes and services with the use of digital technologies.

3 tips for handling a boss’ bad behavior

O.C. Tanner

Neither friend hemmed or hawed about the issues. It was easy to compile a list: micromanaging to the extreme, publicly belittling employees and disparate treatment of team members were among the top offenses of both managers. Training.