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The CYA Report: 'Re-shoring' America

February 12, 2013
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The CYA Report podcast is a partnership between Workforce and Fistful of Talent. In this edition, Workforce Senior Editor Ed Frauenheim discusses his February cover story on bringing jobs back to America, a trend known as "re-shoring." Listen to the podcast below.
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A Poor Dating Policy Could Break a Company's Heart—and Wallet

February 7, 2013
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With employees and companies becoming more accepting of office romances, companies should make sure they protect themselves from any potential sexual harassment or discrimination lawsuits.
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Bringing the Jobs Back Home: How 'Re-shoring' Is Coming to America

February 7, 2013
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For years companies have looked to outsource jobs to cut costs, but now more U.S. employers are looking to beef up operations domestically. It's a trend known as 're-shoring.'
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Workplace Social Media Policies Must Account for Generational Issues

February 7, 2013
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A policy that only recognizes the interests of one generation will chase away the others. Take the time to craft a workplace technology program that properly accounts for the divergent ideas of boomers, Gen Xers and Gen Yers.
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Education Is Key to an Ergonomically Sound Workplace

January 25, 2013
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Emphasizing ergonomic workspaces can lead to a healthier workforce, lower costs and a stronger business overall.
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When Innovation Turns Into Exasperation

January 17, 2013
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Failed inventions and initiatives can give rise to painful—unproductive—“innovation trauma.”
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Not Your Grandfather's Industrial Lab

January 17, 2013
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Nowadays, companies ranging from high-tech firms to service companies have invested in a new generation of idea factories. They share one trait: a mantra that time equals money.
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Thought Leaders on Innovation

January 17, 2013
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Key takeaways from experts in the innovation arena
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Survey Shows Lack of Innovation Motivation

January 17, 2013
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Four in 10 organizations see themselves as ineffective at fostering innovation, and there's a mismatch between what companies are doing and what they say is effective when it comes to inspiring inventiveness.
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Workforce Game Changers Call for More Attention to Innovation

January 17, 2013
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To round out our exploration of innovation in the workforce, we turned to our Game Changers. Below are questions we asked them and some of their provocative answers.
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