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According to a Wall Street Journal article by Melanie Trottman today, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is weighing in on whether employees who use social media to post negative comments about their workplaces are protected against reprisals by their employers: Workers fired or disciplined for bad-mouthing employers on social-networking sites are fighting back using […]

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Even though we believe that layoffs should be used as a last resort, and have the published research to support it, there do come times when it’s necessary to lay off employees.  That’s why it was good to see Simon Constable in the Wall Street Journal recently recommend several ways in which to do it […]

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