Microlearning: A New Training Approach that Works

By: | 01.09.18 | Training and Development
What is Microlearning? Microlearning is a technique of delivering learning content in short and concise intervals. According to Wikipedia, microlearning deals with relatively small learning units and short-term learning activities. The term “microlearning” ...

NLRB Signals Potentially Significant, Far-Reaching Changes to How Employers Manage the Workplace

By: | 12.20.17 | HR Alerts
The title is no understatement. President Trump’s newly appointed members of National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or “Board”) just announced their arrival with a loud bang – on December 1, 2017, the Board’s General Counsel (&l...

The Harvey Weinstein/Bill O’Reilly/Matt Lauer Effect

By: | 12.11.17 | HR Compliance
What to Expect from Women – And Men – And What To Do About It Thanks to the Harvey Weinsteins, the Bill O’Reillys, the Matt Lauers (the Charlie Roses, the Al Frankens…) of the world, we are in the midst of sexual harassment culture shift, and th...

Planning Training for 2018: A 3-Tier Approach

By: | 11.30.17 | Training and Development
Building a training plan for your organization can feel daunting. With multiple departments, levels, areas of expertise, organizational priorities, limited time and budgets, how do you even begin to break down where training will have the most impact and ROI? Simplify ...

OSHA Delays E-Submission of Work-Related Injuries/Illnesses Until December 15, 2017

By: | 11.30.17 | HR Alerts
On May 12, 2016, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) published a final Rule requiring certain employers to electronically report yearly data of work-related illness and injuries. Initially, the deadline for submitting this information ...

New Sexual Harassment Guidance from the EEOC is on its Way

By: | 11.16.17 | HR Alerts
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) recently announced that it has updated its sexual harassment guidelines for the first time in over 20 years. The EEOC indicated that the timing of this update (it appears to coincide with the recent deluge...