Depression In The Workplace

According to RiskAware, a division of Risk Transfer, depression is a debilitating disease that not only affects the person suffering from it, but also affects those around them and the employer’s bottom line. In addition to the medical costs to treat depression, employers see huge losses in productivity from workers who are depressed and not […]

Dealing With Off Duty Employee Conduct: What Can You Do About It?

Imagine that you’ve been provided evidence that your company’s sales manager is dating a sales rep of your company’s biggest competitor. Or that your company bookkeeper has a bottle-of-scotch-a-day drinking habit after work.  Can you fire these workers-or at least ask them to change their behavior-without getting hit with a discrimination or privacy lawsuit? Here’s […]