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October 27th, 2017 | Main

I hate office huggers.

After last week’s article I’ve been getting lots of questions about how to spot the workplace predator. It’s not always obvious, but there are a handful of common behaviors that I’ve dealt with that should raise red flags (sorry guys, but ...

October 19th, 2017 | Main

Men have to do more!

I consider myself a lightweight feminist.  I haven’t been to any rallies or protested unequal treatment of women. But I have hired, mentored and valued female and male employees equally; I’ve always tried to be respectful to gender ...

October 12th, 2017 | Main

One employer’s thoughts on the tattoo pandemic!

I’m trying to be open-minded about tattoos and accept that they are “skin deep” (pun intended).  However, employers have some legitimate objections to tattoos and there are a couple things employees should consider: The First Amendment ...

October 6th, 2017 | Main

Open letter to mass murderers:

Like most Americans, I’ve been struggling to articulate my thoughts on the Las Vegas tragedy but have been overwhelmed by sadness, anger, and frustration.  But in the last 24 hours I’ve tried to use the more clinical “lawyer” side of my ...