Why is ICE Raiding 7-Elevens?

Why is ICE Raiding 7-Elevens?

Q:  I saw something in the news that said Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents raided a bunch of 7-Eleven stores in January, apparently looking for illegal workers. I know they’re a large chain but, is this something a small business owner like me should...
Should I Skip Giving a 2 Week Notice?

Should I Skip Giving a 2 Week Notice?

 Q: I have accepted a new job that starts in a month. Now I have to give a two-week notice at my current job, but I am conflicted because of the way they’ve treated other people who have given their two-week notice.  One was asked to leave right away, which meant they...
Two Employee Handbook Updates to Consider

Two Employee Handbook Updates to Consider

Q:  We like to give our employee handbook a quick review at the beginning of each year, do you recommend any particular additions or updates? A:  This a great time to take a quick look at your employee handbook and determine if there are updates or changes you’d like...
Your employee says they are transgender, now what?

Your employee says they are transgender, now what?

Q:  One of our  employees just notified us that they are planning to transition from their current gender to the other, explaining that this will be a slow process that might take about two years.  Fortunately, we are a progressive company,  with most of our workforce...
Overcrowded email inbox? Think laundry sorting

Overcrowded email inbox? Think laundry sorting

Have you tried all kinds of different technology, software tools and filing systems to stay on top of your expanding email inbox without success?  I know I have.  But, they all turned out to be too complicated and were eventually abandoned. Like everyone else out...