Category Archives: Employment Policies

NEW LAWS NEED EMPLOYER ATTENTION

  By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Remember the U.S. Department of Labor’s initiative that would have changed overtime rules – and costs – last month

Workplace safety concerns impact productivity

By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the February 1, 2016 Daily Herald                 Workplace safety – or, in today’s not quite so benign context, the possibility of workplace violence – likely isn’t something

FITTING THE CULTURE

Culture ‘survey’ helps employers make people decisions By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the June 22, 2015 Daily Herald                 If you own the business, part of your responsibility is to assure that

CHANGING THE COMPANY CULTURE

Culture change may be needed to boost results By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the January 19, 2015 Daily Herald                 You know when things aren’t going well: The company culture, the workplace

TALKING TO EMPLOYEES

Potential disconnect: What you say, what employees hear By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the May 19, 2014 Daily Herald     Aargh! The strategic approach you described to your sales team on