I have an employee who, in the past few months, has had to take leave without pay several times because she has exceeded the sick and vacation time she earns. Some of that time has been FML and documented with our HR office, but not all of it,
Sometimes policies are just ridiculous, but as long as they are relatively harmless, just grin and bear it. Even if it involves a mandatory counseling session. Here’s why. Why Do I Have to go to Mandatory Counseling? Photo by Joe Houghton, Flickr cc 2.0
White uniforms for people who deal with bodily fluid all day? What other things do managers do that make their employees lives miserable? Are You Trying to Make Your Employees’ Lives Miserable?
Handing out name tags certainly doesn’t require creative, independent or managerial skills. So, does your status change to non-exempt when you’re working the desk at a convention? Exempt vs Non-exempt: Does My Status Change if I’m Handing Out Name Tags? Photo by Richard Moross, Flickr cc 2.0