Thank you, Veterans

Thank you Veterans

Just a quick thanks to our military on Veterans Day. Although it’s only a small gesture, it comes with heartfelt thanks. I am the child of an Army paratrooper with a family full of service members. I truly appreciate the sacrifices these brave Americans make for our freedom. Therefore, as we fight over Democrat vs […]

It’s Almost Over – Please Vote

Please vote - but do it safely

Please vote, America.  We’re down to a few days before the election.  If you haven’t cast your vote yet, please put it on your to do list. As usual, I voted early.  I thought it was going to be a pain this year but it was actually a pleasant experience.  The polling place I went […]

Toxic Work Culture Rears Its Ugly Head Again

toxic work culture

On Tuesday of this week, I did another webinar on sexual harassment in the workplace.  And again, I stressed to participants that the biggest missed opportunity most companies have is their work culture. Companies large and small don’t recognize the power of their work culture.  Your culture either stops bad behavior or encourages it.  It […]

Celebrate 30 Years of the ADA

thanks ADA for 30 years

On July 26th, the Americans with Disabilities Act or the ADA will turn 30!  I’ve worked in Human Resources for about that long, so I’ve seen many advances in those 3 decades.  Most public buildings are now accessible, as are a majority of public transportation.  Closed captions, transcriptions and assisted listening devices are now commonplace.  […]

Reopening Your Small Business During COVID-19

Reopening Your Small Business During COVID-19

Small businesses were hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.  From mandatory closures to the expense of reimagining the workplace, small businesses faced many hurdles this year.  While the ability to reopen is a blessing, it can bring additional hurdles if not done properly.  Here are some things to consider when reopening your small business. Reassurance […]