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EEOC Commissioners Answer HR's COVID-19-Related Questions

EEOC Commissioners Answer HR's COVID-19-Related Questions

EEOC Chair Charlotte Burrows and Commissioner Keith Sonderling joined Emily Dickens, chief of staff, head of government affairs and corporate secretary for the Society…This post was originally published on this site

Emergency COVID-19-Era Unemployment Benefits Have Expired

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Emergency COVID-19-Era Unemployment Benefits Have Expired

Millions of people who were collecting federal emergency unemployment benefits during the pandemic were cut off Sept. 6, as the COVID-19-era policies came to an end.This post was originally published on this site

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California Employers May Need to Adjust Policies During COVID-19 Resurgence

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California Employers May Need to Adjust Policies During COVID-19 Resurgence

Many government agencies have returned to a more cautious stance on safety precautions following the recent COVID-19 surge. For their part, California employers need to…This post was originally published on this site

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Delta Air Lines Charges Unvaccinated Workers $200 Monthly Premium Surcharge

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Delta Air Lines Charges Unvaccinated Workers $200 Monthly Premium Surcharge

Delta Air Lines is among the first big U.S. employers to impose a substantial health premium surcharge—$200 per month—on its unvaccinated employees, the airline…This post was originally published on this site

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Job Posts Requiring COVID-19 Vaccinations Rise

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Job Posts Requiring COVID-19 Vaccinations Rise

More employers are requiring that applicants be vaccinated against COVID-19, and that shift is being reflected in job listings, according to a recent analysis.This post was originally published on this site

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#NextChat: How Do You Encourage Use of Paid Time Off?

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#NextChat: How Do You Encourage Use of Paid Time Off?

​How are employers encouraging workers to take paid time off at a time when workers may be fearful taking vacation may make them appear less dedicated or essential? That…This post was originally published on this site

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DOL Plan Audits Updated to Include Compliance with Cybersecurity Guidelines

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DOL Plan Audits Updated to Include Compliance with Cybersecurity Guidelines

When the Department of Labor (DOL) audits employee benefits plans, its auditors are now likely to ask probing questions about compliance with recent cybersecurity guidance.This post was originally published on this site

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Ask HR: Should I Ask My Employer for Help Finding Childcare?

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Ask HR: Should I Ask My Employer for Help Finding Childcare?

Should an employee ask their employer for help finding childcare, as many providers are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic? How soon can a new employee ask to be transferred to a new manager? SHRM President and CEO Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP, answers HR questions each week for USA Today. This post was originally […]

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Investigation into Sexual Allegations Shines Light on Role of Workplace Culture

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Investigation into Sexual Allegations Shines Light on Role of Workplace Culture

​An investigation by the New York State Attorney General’s office into allegations that Gov. Andrew N. Cuomo sexually harassed a number of current and former state employees highlights how a toxic workplace culture can allow sexual harassment to occur.This post was originally published on this site

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