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Special Report: Relocation Sector Keeps Moving Right Along

July 3, 2014
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Relocation service providers saw an increase in moves last year and predict another year of growth and development.
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The IT Factor: Making Tech Jobs Female-Friendly

July 2, 2014
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In order to attract more women to the current abundance of IT jobs, companies need to implement innovative policies and programs.
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Fixing the Common Cultures at GM and the VA

July 1, 2014
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When problems do surface, employers must make time, focus their attention on actively listening, let complainants know how their concerns have been addressed, and follow up on open issues.
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OSHA's Foulke Tale: Ed Foulke Reflects on His Tenure

June 30, 2014
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During his tenure as the head of the Occupational Safety & Health Administration, Ed Foulke emphasized assistance, rather than inspections and enforcement, to improve safety.
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‘Hardcore Pawn’s’ Les Gold: The Motor City’s Wheeler-Dealer Dishes on Management, Part Two

June 30, 2014
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Les Gold is the patriarch of a family-owned pawnshop, American Jewelry and Loan in the Motor City. He recently talked to “Whatever Works” about raising the minimum wage, reality TV, knee-jerk reactions, the Affordable Care Act and more.
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An Ode to Working Dads

June 19, 2014
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We are all accessible around the clock. There is simply no excuse for an employer not to offer flexibility to all employees — men and women — whose jobs permit it.
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A Rock 'N' Roll Employment Lesson via the Old 97’s

June 11, 2014
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Employers, here’s your homework assignment: create some magic for your employees.
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Overcoming Stereotypes to Attract Great Talent

June 6, 2014
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People who have left the workforce for various reasons are facing professional biases and challenges that are typically unwarranted and baseless.
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Special Report: EAPs: Devoid of Data

June 5, 2014
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Employee assistance programs continue to improve quality and services, but while employers are looking for bottom-line data, EAP providers lack research.
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Culture, Zappos and Drinking Games

June 4, 2014
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The point of the HR drinking game is simple. Like any industry, HR tends to latch onto cool, trendy ideas and drive them into the ground.
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