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Why forfeiting vacation days is bad for business

With just a few weeks to go until the end of the year, many employees in the U.S. are thinking about...

 

STEP helps U.S. citizens stay safe and connected abroad

U.S. government’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) – Companies with global assignees and business travelers often provide safety and security benefits, such...

 

To sleep, perchance to … boost productivity?

Companies have had employee wellness programs for years, designed not only to keep health care costs down, but to boost productivity...

 

Here Comes GDPR (EU General Data Protection Regulation – Is your Company Ready?

By now, if you’re a company that handles EU citizens’ private data, chances are you’re familiar with the EU’s new General...

 

Why Companies Fail at Talent Acquisition

Talent Acquisition Challenges – At one time, back in the days of print ads and paper resumes, recruitment was simply about...

 

Second U.S. passport can help simplify business travel

Although the U.S. Bureau of Consular affairs generally prohibits Americans from holding a second passport, there are exceptions to the rule,...

 

Is the U.S. workplace going to pot?

Across the U.S., companies with drug-free workplace policies face a growing dilemma: how to handle employee use of medical marijuana/ pot....

 

Is collaboration all it’s cracked up to be?

In today’s workplace, collaboration is often considered the key to innovation and success. Employees are urged to share knowledge and skills,...

 

How to Succeed at Succession Planning

If a company’s CEO leaves unexpectedly and has no designated successor, the organization’s success can hang in the balance. An absent...