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Many Firms Find Social Media Workplace Misuse Problematic Study

July 14, 2011
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Of 120 employer respondents, 43.4 percent said social media network misuse has been an issue for them, and 31.3 percent said they have had to take disciplinary action against an employee because of misuse, according to the survey.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> Shift Work Is Harming Morale. How Do We Make Amends?

September 27, 2009
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Our financial services company recently introduced shift work for some service positions, which has led to grumbling and general discontent. For example, our service-desk positions previously were 8 a.m.-5 p.m. jobs, but business needs warranted going to a 24/5 schedule. We are concerned about a drop in morale, along with the attendant productivity drops. We tried to roll this out gradually, giving service people time to adjust and informing them of the change through group meetings and one on one. Still, morale is at a new low since we began the shift-work schedule. How could we have missed on this so badly? And how can we repair the damage? —Sinking Fast, manager, finance/insurance/real estate, Johannesburg, South Africa
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On-Site Care Motivated by Productivity, Cost Issues

March 24, 2008
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Reducing medical costs is a growing priority, cited by 70 percent of recent adopters but only 49 percent of early adopters.
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0610_TimeAmerica

October 2, 2006
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Special Advertisement: AAA Hoosier Motor club drives away payroll inaccuracies with an automated time and attendance solution. Find out how.
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0610_TimeAmerica

October 2, 2006
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Special Advertisement: AAA Hoosier Motor club drives away payroll inaccuracies with an automated time and attendance solution. Find out how.
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0506 Qwiz Inc

June 1, 2005
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Special Advertisement: Many government entities react slowly to the world around them. But the County of Riverside, California, defies this stereotype to be among an elite group of 150 U.S. companies selected as “Great Places to Work.”
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0506 Qwiz Inc

June 1, 2005
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Special Advertisement: Many government entities react slowly to the world around them. But the County of Riverside, California, defies this stereotype to be among an elite group of 150 U.S. companies selected as “Great Places to Work.”
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Holding Hands with a Tornado

May 30, 2003
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Meet the principal of Wickliffe Elementary School. Tom Terez thinks he might have some workforce answers you're looking for.
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TOOL Fatigue Management Programs

May 22, 2003
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A large body of examples of how organizations have modified hours, conducted training, and altered their facilities to reduce fatigue.
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