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Managing Morale, Productivity Amid Looming Change

August 8, 2014
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Microsoft’s announcement of major job cuts spotlights a challenge for HR when companies announce pending changes — how to manage productivity and morale throughout the process.
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Can a Development Plan Reduce Turnover?

July 10, 2014
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Our company is coping with average turnover of 40 percent. Could HR make a development plan that effectively reverses this trend?

— Failure to Communicate, telecommunications, Santiago, Chile


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The GM Nod and Salute: Legal Poisons at Work, Part 2

June 10, 2014
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My guess is that GM’s silent communication system started with senior leaders becoming so pervasive that people understood these gestures as clearly as if they had heard them out loud.


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Workplace Gossip and the NLRB

April 7, 2014
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It’s okay to 'gossip' in the workplace, as long it’s not 'negative,' said the NLRB.
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Mind Your Internal Emails to Avoid Discrimination Issues

February 25, 2014
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If you don’t want something to appear on the front page of the newspaper, or to be read in front of a judge or jury, don’t put it in writing. Don’t email it, don’t text it, don’t Facebook it, and don’t tweet it.
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Under Pressure

November 10, 2013
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Bad things happen, so companies need to have a plan in place to deal with a crisis.
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Team Coaching for Highly Motivated Employees

October 15, 2013
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Our employees often work in teams, executing projects or drumming up innovation. How valuable is it for us to implement coaching for these folks who are already highly motivated? We were considering some type of "team coaching," although we don't really know if such an animal exists.

—Pleased with Our Employees, but not Complacent, engineering/architectural, Washington, D.C.


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When Leaders Mean It

September 25, 2013
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As it’s long been said, talk is cheap and often in plentiful supply.
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2013 Game Changer: Katie McGrath

August 11, 2013
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Senior vice president and director of HR, Fahlgren Mortine, Columbus, Ohio
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2013 Game Changer: Alyssa Cole

August 11, 2013
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Coordinator, agency operations, H&M Communications, West Hollywood, California
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