Discrimination

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Anonymity Goes from Bullying to Hiring? Why It Can Work for Passive Tech Talent and Startups Hiring

June 25, 2015

                 

 

Q:  My wife interviewed for a job recently and I was amazed that one of the questions she was asked by the interviewer was “Do you have any children?”  We do, but what does that have to do with her qualifications for the job?  Plus, I thought it was illegal to ask those questions. 

June 24, 2015

EEOC Claim of Discrimination Against Men Resolved

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June 8, 2015

Agencies Release Guide on Preventing LGBT Discrimination

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June 8, 2015

 

Yesterday, the United States Supreme Court, in an 8-1 decision, ruled that an employer that does not know that a job applicant may need a religious accommodation can discriminate against that job applicant. All that matters are the employer’s motivations.

Allow me to explain.

It’s not what you know; it’s what motivates you.

June 3, 2015

What Can HR Learn from the Ellen Pao Trial?

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May 28, 2015

Well, “Mad Men” is no more.

As AMC marketed it, we have come to an “end of an era.” Or have we?

While it was only a television show, or so people try to tell me, the workplace implications resonated with so many of us in the HR/business community. Perhaps that is because, while much has changed, some things are still painfully similar.

May 18, 2015

SHRM: OFCCP's Proposed Rule on Sex Discrimination Goes Too Far

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April 23, 2015

Is a Federal 'Ban-the-Box' Order on the Way?

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April 21, 2015

Losing Talented Applicants Because You Can't Get Past the Nose Ring

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April 16, 2015

 

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Dan Abrams: Two-Sidedness Overrated

By Allen Smith  3/25/2015

Whether it’s the opinion page or his own reporting, Dan Abrams, a legal analyst for ABC News and founder/publisher of news site Mediaite.com, is a man drawn toward opinions.

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March 26, 2015

 

 

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Minimize Potential Liability with Social Media

By Allen Smith  3/23/2015

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March 24, 2015
 

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14 States, D.C. Seek to Stay Injunction of Obama’s Immigration Action

By Allen Smith  3/17/2015

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March 18, 2015

 

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Health Groups Offer Guidance on E-Cigarettes in the Workplace

Recommendations for wellness programs and tobacco-cessation policies

By Stephen Miller, CEBS  3/16/2015

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March 16, 2015

 

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Justices Try to Define Religious Accommodation Standard

By Joanne Deschenaux  2/26/2015

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February 27, 2015

 

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Prepare for Imminent FLSA White-Collar Regulations

By Allen Smith  2/20/2015

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February 24, 2015

 

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February 20, 2015

 

 

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Drug Test Your Workforce Lawfully, Effectively

By Roy Maurer  2/3/2015 

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February 4, 2015

 

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Flexwork Policies on the Rise, Participation Lagging

By Roy Maurer  1/30/2015

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January 30, 2015

 

School board’s decision to take the ‘religious’ out of all holidays raises questions for the workplace
 

It’s beginning to look a lot like … a nondenominational holiday.

This time of year, employers struggle with what to call holidays and how to celebrate them without offending workers or running afoul of the law.

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December 15, 2014