Archive | October, 2012

Free Interactive Employee Voting Leave Laws Map

HR.BLR.com has created an interactive map to help employers quickly access information about voting laws in the state(s) in which they operate. However, many states have filled this void in the law with specific provisions and sanctions. Some states require employees to give reasonable notice of absence to the employer. Also, many state laws require […]

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Employee Engagement Friday Factoid #5: Disengaged Leadership

Zinger Friday Factoid: Disengaged Leadership? According to  The Economist, 84% of senior leaders say disengaged employees are considered one of the biggest threats facing their business. However, only 12% of them reported doing anything about this problem. Commentary Another very disconcerting fact that leaves you with the sense that when a senior leader is faced […]

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Employee Engagement: Friday Factoid #3 – Thinking?

Zinger Friday Factoid: Thinking?  David Rock offered us something to think about:  A study of 6,000 people conducted by the  NeuroLeadership Group in collaboration with a large healthcare firm asked respondents questions about where, when, and how people did their best thinking. Only 10 percent said it happened at work. Commentary You almost don’t want to think […]

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