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HR Q&A

What Does At-Will Employment Mean?

At-will employment means that the employer or employee can end the employment relationship for almost any reason (with or without cause) at any time (with …

HR Q&A

What is “at-will employment”? Does that mean I can fire an employee for any reason?

At-will employment means that the employer or employee can end the employment relationship for almost any reason (with or without cause) at any time (with or …

Affirmation

Affirmation: Change Your Mood Focus And Life – In Seconds

How can you change your mood, focus, and eventually even your life, in seconds? Questions can be one of the most life-changing tools you’ve ever …

Career Mondays

Career Monday: Work Smarter Not Harder 5 Ways To Avoid Micromanaging

Are you guilty of micromanaging? The reality is that micromanagement is extremely difficult for most people to steer clear of. There’s usually something innate that …

HR Q&A

Can I limit the number of times an employee makes changes to their W-4?

No. IRS guidance states that an employee has the right to make changes to their Form W-4 as often as they would like, and you, …

Blasts From The Past

Q&A: Can we deny vacation requests?

In general, yes. But you should have – and document – a legitimate business reason for doing so. Denying vacation requests will undoubtedly hurt morale, …

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Career Monday: 6 Tips for a Faster Promotion

So, you’ve been working in the same position for over a year and no one has said anything to you about a promotion or increase …

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Career Monday: I strive for excellence in my work.

When it comes to my work, the amounts of effort, energy and time I put in determine the end result. Because my work is so …

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Career Monday: Taking a Leave of Absence Without Derailing Your Career

For most of your working life, you’ll probably juggle your responsibilities at home and the office, but sometimes personal issues demand your full attention. Maybe …

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Career Monday: My actions today are in preparation for bigger goals tomorrow.

I know that I am only as far away from my goals as I allow myself to be. I surround myself with others whose values …

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Affirmation: Develop Greater Confidence With These Easy Everyday Habits

Confidence affects every part of your life. Your boss and coworkers feel more admiration, trust, and respect for you when your confidence is high. You’re …

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