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Drug Maker's HR Business Formula

August 24, 2007
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HR executives at AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals U.S. sat down to discuss what the company could do to get all 12,000 of its employees focused on driving business performance. Penny Stoker, vice president of human resources, discusses how her HR team is handling the challenges the fast-moving pharmaceutical market presents.
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CSuite June 2007

July 17, 2007
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CSuite June 2007
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Hiding Behind HIPAA

July 3, 2007
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State Law Penalties For Missed Meal, Breaks

June 15, 2007
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The court’s decision underscores the importance of ensuring that employers’ meal and rest break policies comply with applicable law, as well as the importance of ensuring those policies are being followed by all employees.
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How Great Leadership Traits Can Squelch Employee Commitment

February 26, 2007
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Three leadership capabilities—strategic vision, supreme confidence and top-notch communication skills—go unquestioned as ones necessary to become the business world’s next Jack Welch. However, this troika of traits actually can be toxic for business leaders.
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Quick Takes ? February 6, 2007

February 5, 2007
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A Digest of Workforce Management News and Events
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Legal Diversity Minorities Sought to Become Lawyers

February 5, 2007
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Diversity initiative in Charlotte, N.C., driven by large corporations
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Payroll Cashing Fee Is Unlawful Wage Deduction

December 15, 2006
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Check your state’s wage and hour laws to make sure there are no similar prohibitions against charging employees cash-machine fees.
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All You Need to Know About Overtime Exemptions You Can Learn From TV

November 21, 2006
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The best way to explain exempt versus nonexempt rules is by pointing to specific employees and then describing exactly what about their jobs requires them to be paid salary or overtime. The problem is common frames of reference. The answer, of course, is television.
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