Alcoholism and the ADA: Not as clear-cut as you think

When an employee struggles with alcoholism, does he qualify as disabled?  Alcoholic — and more David Crosby, who worked as a driver for F.W. Webb Co., had been struggling for years with alcohol...
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Telecommuting: What is and isn’t working [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s no secret telecommuting and working from home have become more common. Here’s the lowdown on just how they fit into the modern workplace.   Telecommuting’s key facts The number...
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Good news: ACA deductible cap is eliminated

President Obama just signed a law that will give certain employers and insurers more room to maneuver when designing high-deductible and consumer-driven health plans — killing a health reform rule that...
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Recruit, Hire and Onboard the Right Talent

Explore strategies for how organizations can perform optimally and compete successfully by hiring and onboarding the best talent the first time. Recruiting, Hiring and Onboarding the Right Talent Really...
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The Essentials of HR & Talent Management

Download this kit to learn everything you need to know about HR and Talent Management. The Essentials of HR & Talent Management ,brings together the latest in information, coverage of important developments,...
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Top 5 HR Compliance Concerns for Small Business

Unlike their large-company counterparts, small and medium size companies lack the time and resources to build infrastructure and processes that are beyond core business objectives. But if entrepreneurs...
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Culture is a Business Issue – How to Measure, Review, and Nurture Company Culture

Company culture is unique and provides arguably the most sustainable competitive advantage an organization can have for distinguishing itself against the competition. With culture impacting your talent,...
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Obama Takes Aim at Contractor Pay Practices

Federal contractors could be forgiven for thinking they’re being picked on by the U.S. government.  President Obama today signed two documents putting those contractors’ pay practices under...
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Justices Let Stand Ruling That N.M. Law Violated by Photographer’s Refusal to Work Gay Wedding

Wedding photographers in New Mexico can’t refuse service to gay couples, following today’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court not to hear an appeal from a ruling by the New Mexico Supreme Court...
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Expert Advice on Handling Problem Employees

I think it’s safe to say that anyone who has hired someone else for a job has at one time or another encountered a problem employee. That’s just the way the workplace is.  Figuring out the...
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