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Penalty for Not Completing Health Risk Assessment Does Not Violate ADA: Court

August 30, 2012
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Broward County began offering an employee wellness program in 2009 through its group health insurer. The county required all employees to take a health risk assessment and provide a blood sample to determine glucose and cholesterol levels. Employees who did not complete the testing were charged $20 per paycheck.
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Are You Allowed to Use Social Media at Work?

August 30, 2012
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Companies cannot promulgate a disconnect between their external social media efforts and their internal social media policies. Openness to the public at-large will cause resentment among your employees if you restrict internal access. It sends a mixed (and wrong) message.
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Demand Up for Recruiters with Social Media Skills

August 29, 2012
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Recruiters with social media skills are most frequently recruited for jobs located in New York City, Chicago, Washington, Boston and Los Angeles.
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Talking Power, Safety and Bullying

August 22, 2012
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Here's a quick recommendation. Virtually every organization includes “respect,” stated one way or the other, as a core value.
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Office Romance Policies Can Reduce Risk

August 21, 2012
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Experts say companies should define their policies around co-workers dating, particularly when it comes to managers dating subordinates.
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Personnel Journal 1975

August 15, 2012
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General Motors' CEO Dan Akerson Urges Employees to 'Behave With Integrity'

August 10, 2012
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Akerson told employees he wants to focus GM more on brands and customers, and better position the company to survive the next 50 or 100 years.
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More Companies Linking Rewards, Penalties to Wellness Program Results

August 9, 2012
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Fifty-eight percent of employers offering wellness incentives pegged rewards to completion of lifestyle modification programs such as weight loss, smoking cessation and physical fitness.
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It (Still) Pays to Be Good

August 2, 2012
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The Hewlett-Packard-IBM story strongly suggests that, increasingly, the lower road does not compute.
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The Young and the Carless

July 31, 2012
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Among millennials, the love affair with the automobile is turning chilly.
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