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Articles by Gillian Flynn

It Takes Values to Capitalize on Change

April 1, 1997
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Manugistics Inc. is a small technology firm competing with the big guns for talent. In addition, the company has gone global and lost two of its original founders. It has doubled the employee headcount and been through several acquisitions. Through it all
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1997 Financial Impact Optimas Award ProfileBRFirst Tennessee National Corp

March 1, 1997
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HR has done extensive work to cost-justify its work/life efforts. The numbers prove that the program cuts turnover and helps retain customers.
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It's Time To Update Your Immigration Policies

March 1, 1997
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Even if you have no immigrants currently in your workforce, you need to know a few things about the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996.
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New EEOC Guidelines Affect ADA Handling

February 1, 1997
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The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued new guidance on the interaction between the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and state workers' compensation laws. The new guidance touches a number of employment issues.
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How HR Has Weathered the Changing Legal Climate

January 1, 1997
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A look at the past 75 years of workplace legalities—where we’ve been and where we’re going.
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1996 General Excellence Optimas Award ProfileBRMcDonald's Corp

December 1, 1996
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Several HR accomplishments -- including excellence in recruiting, training and global HR programs -- have helped the hamburger chain grow into one of the world's largest and most profitable organizations.
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Xers vs. Boomers Teamwork or Trouble

November 1, 1996
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Baby boomers are staying in the workforce longer-and they're on a collision course with the Generation-X kids now flooding into offices. These two very different groups can start an all-out war-or become the best team players you've ever had.
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Don’t Make Benefits Promises Your Company Can’t Keep

November 1, 1996
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The Varity Supreme Court case ruling implies that if a company acting as a plan fiduciary misleads workers about benefits under ERISA, employees can sue for individual relief. There can be even bigger implications.
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1996 Innovation Optimas Award ProfileBRCisco Systems

October 1, 1996
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HR uses the Internet in creative, dynamic ways. An internal homepage keeps employees informed and cuts paperwork, while an external page boosts recruiting efforts.
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Three Legal Trends Will Affect You

October 1, 1996
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Keeping abreast of the latest legal issues can help you better defend your company.
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