Independent Contractors

As I speak with other small business owners whose businesses are growing, they often share that they need help to keep all of the balls in the air.  They just can’t do it all.  Oftentimes, they say, I’m looking for somebody to come do “xyz for just a...

What is “offensive?”

Organization leaders usually aren’t excited to talk about workplace harassment. No surprises there. The subject makes many people uncomfortable.  The topic makes all manner of employees, managers and staff alike, uncomfortable because offensive behavior needs to...

The HR Quagmire

People often forget two important things.  First, their company’s human resources department is a resource.  Second, however, is the fact the human resources department has to work to strike a balance between the employees’ needs and concerns and that of the...