Just under one in five Americans suffer from mental ill-health in any given year. It’s a statistic that surprises many people because, as a society, we don’t talk about it very much, and people are often afraid to admit that they’re having problems. This is doubly unfortunate because in many cases, it doesn’t need to be as debilitating as it is. Support at home and in the … [Read more...] about Managing Mental Health in the Workplace
Employee injuries are bad for everyone. Unfortunately, they’re often unavoidable. Even workplaces with intensive safety protocol will eventually fall victim to an accident. There are good and bad ways to deal with an employee injury. Here’s what you should do if someone gets hurt at your company. Get the Employee Help Right Away Before anything else, you need to address the … [Read more...] about One of Your Employees Gets Injured at Work. What Should You Do Next?
Most people don’t want to talk about the possibility of getting injured on the job, but this doesn’t lessen the risk that it’ll happen to you. Last year in the United Kingdom, 144 people were killed in the workplace. Many more thousands were injured. Assuming that workplace injury will never happen to you is not enough. It’s important to know your rights well before you’re … [Read more...] about What Employees Need to Know About Injury Liability at Work
The right people rarely get the recognition they deserve. While flashy celebrities like the Kardashians have built multi-billion-dollar empires and claim the respect of millions, millions of high-achieving and hardworking people toil day-in and day-out, producing amazing technologies, improving communities, and protecting the country, among other critical jobs. It’s easy to … [Read more...] about Who Deserves Recognition?
Being fired from a job is a major obstacle in and of itself. Not only are you without income until you can find other employment (sometimes without any time to prepare), but there are also the things tangential to your job that is affected. For example, what if you relocated for your job, or used the money from this job to support a family? In a state like California, where the … [Read more...] about Were You Wrongfully Fired from a Job in California?