Instead of having set vacation and sick days, some newer PTO models let you decide how to use your time.
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Up to 80% of people will experience a diagnosable mental health condition over the course of their lifetime — whether they know it or not.
Crothall Healthcare, Inc., a medical laundry and linen service, will pay $37,500 and provide other relief to settle a disability discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).
I am a white woman who was recently promoted to a high-level administrative position in my school district.
A lawyer later said the company had “whitewashed” the plant of Black employees.
Workers who filed complaints faced retaliation and rarely got a favorable result from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Corporate America is getting serious about vaccines.
Walmart is requiring that all workers at its headquarters as well as managers who travel within the U.S. be vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 4
As companies like Chipotle and Sodexo increase the pay floor for entry-level employees, they are also rethinking wages of longtime staffers and managers
The most decorated gymnast of all time has withdrawn from several Olympic events after saying her mind and body are “out of sync.”
Star gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from the Olympics in Tokyo, the biggest stage in world athletics, 24 years old and resolute.
As these researchers explained in their American Psychological Association article about their study, ageism is alive and unwell in the workplace.
In our pre-pandemic world, not only were companies investing huge sums in ever more expansive and elaborate workplaces, but cities were falling over themselves to offer various incentives to locate those buildings within their boundaries.
Beginning July 25, 2021, employees can use Washington Paid Family and Medical Leave (WPFML) to care for more people.
The law originally permitted employees to get paid leave to help address the serious health condition of any “family member.” That term was defined to include:
“Child,” including biological, adopted, or