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The Importance of Dress Codes


A few years ago, I was asked to be a judge at a fashion show involving business majors at a local college. The show consisted of the students modeling three versions of business attire: inappropriate, business casual, and dressy. The students and I agreed on what constituted inappropriate attire; however, we had different definitions of what casual and dressy business attire meant.


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Pets in the Workplace


I fell in love with Hazel the moment I saw her. It wasn’t her beautiful brown eyes, silky black hair, or pretty face that did me in. It was because Hazel is a puppy and puppies always have that effect on me. I’m certainly not unique in that respect, as most of my co-workers quickly fell in love with her, too. 


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Are You and Your Employees Prepared for the Summer Heat?


As the spring weather continues to warm our employees potential exposure to Heat Illnesses is increasing.  With last year’s enhanced Cal/OSHA requirements, it’s good to review what must be in place to protect our employees from hot temperatures and comply with the Cal/OSHA Heat Illness Prevention Standard (§3395).


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Happy National Small Business Week


We’re mid-way through the 2017 National Small Business Week (April 30th - May 6th) and after 50 years of this tradition, we’re still as excited as ever to partake in this opportunity to celebrate small businesses and the contributions they make to local communities and our national economy.


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AB 1732 - All Single User Restrooms In California Must Now Welcome All Genders


AB 1732, effective March 1st, 2017, enacted the most progressive statewide restroom access policy in the nation, requiring all single occupancy restrooms (rooms with a toilet and/or urinal and sink) in businesses, government buildings and places of public accommodation to be available to everyone regardless of gender or gender identity.


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Communication and Supervision


There are two primary problems for employers and supervisors who are poor communicators:   1) they lose good employees, and 2) they cause lawsuits.   Unfortunately, being an effective communicator does not come naturally for most people. Fortunately, communicating effectively is a skill that can be learned. Here are some tips to assist in that effort:  


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