Archives From 'September 2017'

Company Gift Exchanges Can Open a Pandora’s Box of Troubles

Scrooge was on to something—not all gifts are good ones. Don’t make employees feel they must participate in “voluntary” holiday cheer. […]

“Acts of God” Help Clarify Employer, Employee Rights and Responsibilities

Fires and hurricanes make lives difficult for employers and employees. Sometimes the law contradicts what seems “right” or “charitable.” Discretion is advised. […]

Why It’s Smart to Ban Alcohol From Company Events

Putting all your employees in one room, reducing their inhibitions and encouraging them to “enjoy themselves in the holiday spirit” is rarely a good idea. […]