A Guide to Diversity in the Workplace

Gender, ethnicity and age immediately come to mind when speaking of diversity in the workplace. Diversity actually encompasses a wide variety of differences. From an HR perspective, it’s important to understand how diversity affects leadership, talent acquisition and employee engagement. Cultural Diversity and Your Company’s Core Values Culture refers to values, norms, and traditions. It is the way people perceive, …

Written By: Jim Thibodeau

Essential HR Employee Handbook Updates for 2016

When you started your business, you were probably dutiful and established your business’ human resource (HR) administrative tasks, such as payroll, employee benefits, workers compensation, as well as wrote the established bylaws for the company’s employee handbook. Now, how long as it been since you’ve touched that handbook, a year, five, ten? Whether it has been a year or ten, …

Written By: Jim Thibodeau