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Keys to Avoiding Sexual Harassment and Discrimination in Your Workplace

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There are many federal and state laws covering discrimination. In brief, you may not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, natural origin, disability, genetic information or any other protected characteristic as established by law. When interviewing

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7 Reasons You Need An Employee Handbook

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Page for page, a good employee handbook is probably one of the most important documents your business will ever have. Here are seven reasons you need an employee handbook: 1. The employee handbook establishes your company’s policies clearly and effectively.

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Managing Employee Risk

Managing employees also means managing risk. Unhappy employees may start legal actions; so may former employees. Issues can include discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination, or complaints for back pay or overtime. Many business owners and managers do not have basic

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