Unretirement: A New Phase in the Employee Life Cycle

Today's post comes to us from board member and HR Bartender, Sharlyn Lauby. Years ago, when I worked in the hotel industry, the company’s labor attorney would call once a year to ask a favor. It was for reservations in our restaurant on New Year’s Day. Every year. Reservations on New Year’s. Finally, I got up … Continue reading Unretirement: A New Phase in the Employee Life Cycle

June 2016 FLSA Overtime Survey

June 20, 2016 — The practice of working outside standard work hours is so ingrained in American culture that a majority of full-time salaried employees in the U.S. would work off-the-clock even if it was against company policy. The finding comes from a new survey commissioned by The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated, conducted online … Continue reading June 2016 FLSA Overtime Survey

International Women’s Day 2018

Today is International Women's Day 2018.  The first National Women's Day was observed in the US in 1909 - eleven years before American women would be given the right to vote.  Now, 109 years later, women around the globe are still fighting for equal treatment in the workplace.  The #MeToo movement is the most recent … Continue reading International Women’s Day 2018