A healthcare provider must pay a total of $625,000 to Black and Hispanic nurses and other non-white female staff after a review found it had discriminated against them.
Dept. of Labor’s Response to Worker Who Fell into Molten Iron Sparks Anger
Social media users have responded with anger after the Department of Labor slapped Caterpillar Inc. with a fine of just $145,027 on Wednesday, following an investigation that found the life of an employee could have been saved had the “required safety protections” been in place.
Hybrid Workplaces and Culture: Building One Without Sacrificing the Other
Culture is often the backbone of the company, and it’s strengthened by making every employee know they are valued.
Receptionist Fired for “Being Unhappy in the Workplace” Defended Online
Internet commenters were stunned after one former receptionist revealed why she was terminated by her previous employer.
Identity Security in the Workplace Has Never Been More Important
With digital transformation accelerating and remote work becoming the new norm, understanding identity security in the workplace is becoming even more critical.
‘Quiet Quitting’ Not a Hot Topic for Employers, U.S. Labor Secretary Says
Quiet quitting” may be a trending topic on social media, but U.S. Labor Secretary Marty Walsh says it hasn’t come up in his talks with employers.
‘I Was Asked To Agree to a “White People Are Racist” Contract at Work’
I used to be liberal.
Pipeline Companies Pay $1.75M to Settle Employee Harassment Lawsuit
Four oil and gas pipeline companies operating in Texas and New Mexico will pay $1.75 million to settle a harassment and retaliation lawsuit, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) said on Monday.
‘Don’t Sexually Harass People’: Blunt Workplace Training Divides Viewers
A now-viral video showing a snippet of a workplace training lesson about gender discrimination and sexual harassment has divided viewers.
‘Didn’t You Have Cancer?’: Worst Things Bosses Have Said to Their Workers
A viral Reddit post has prompted thousands of online commenters to share the awful things their bosses have said to them at one point in their careers.
It’s Time We Stop Being Afraid To Get Personal in the Workplace
When my employees and I started to emerge out of our COVID-19 cocoons, none of us really knew how to navigate the transition back to the office. What I understood when I looked at my team, though, was the overwhelming level of loss.
Boss Slammed for Depriving Workers of Chairs on Breaks: ‘Too Comfortable’
The internet has slammed a company for wanting to remove chairs because workers were “too comfortable” during breaks.
Apple Workers Celebrate After Voting to Unionize at Maryland Store
Workers at an Apple store in Maryland are celebrating after voting on Saturday to become the tech giant’s first unionized store in the U.S.
How The Battle For Abortion Will Affect The Workplace
Since a draft Supreme Court ruling leaked in May showing that justices appear poised to overturn Roe v. Wade, some companies have pledged to help cover costs for employees who need to travel out of state to get an abortion.
Financial Expert Reveals What ‘Toxic Workplace Phrases’ Really Mean
A financial expert has gone viral for sharing “toxic workplace phrases” and decoding their true meaning.