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Thanks-giving isn't just about turkeys - include the good employees too

This blog was written by Bobbi Britton Tucker at Cozen O'Connor, which authors our Minnesota Human Resources Manual, New York Human Resources Manual, and Pennsylvania Human Resources Manual. You can find the 

Cursing, surfing, weapons, gadgets ā€“ illegal, inappropriate or OK?

It happens in almost every workplace almost every day: somebody swears or is on an iffy website or is carrying a knife (or worse) or is using their own (not secure) phone or computer to send off a quick business email or text.

So what is illegal, what is inappropriate and what is just not that a big a deal?

Robin Shea at Constangy has your answers (and answers your questi...

Costumes, booze and the Great Pumpkin ā€“ beware the office Halloween party

This blog was written by Adam Gutmann at Cozen O'Connor, which authors our Minnesota Human Resources Manual, New York Human Resources Manual, and Pennsylvania Human Resources Manual. You can find the 

TN ā€“ A drug-free workplace program is good

Tennessee Department of Labor Revises Drug-Free Workplace Program Requirements

William S. Rutchow

Twenty years ago, the Tennessee Department of Labor (TNDOL) adopted regulations implementing the Tennessee Drug-Free Workplace Act and establishing the Tenne...

The #1 office perk is . . . ?

  1. Natural light
  2. Natty Light
  3. Spam Lite
  4. Lite-Brite
  5. Blinded by the Light

Any answer except #1,

List 10 Up: Top tips for starting a workplace incident interview

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Workplace investigations can either stall out without any clear answer, or instead succeed and lead to a conclusion, depending on the effectiveness of the interviews. However, many people conducting interviews...

Is that red light flashing?

This blog was written by Zoe Argento and Julia Arnold at Littler Mendelson, which authors our Model Policies and Forms for Maine Employers. You can find the original post and their

Round up stew: sick leave, harassment, non-compete, etc.

This blog was written by Shennan Harris at Squire Patton Boggs. Shennan is a co-author of our Wages and Hours – An Employer's Guide. You can find the 

Identifying trade secrets does not mean figuring out how to barter better

This blog was written by Emma Schuering and Eric Packel at Polsinelli. Polsinelli authors hrsimple resources in Missouri, Kansas and Illinois. You can find the 

Milk Stork delivers for working mom's and their baby

If you are in the practice of sending employees on overnight business trips AND you employ new mothers AND you believe in treating your employees right we’ve got just the bird for you. 

Milk Stork is the first breast milk shipping company to support nursing mothers who ar...