Lloyd Blankfein’s emotional farewell to Goldman Sachs staff

The Goldman CEO has bowed out with a message telling staff what he will miss most about the firmSourceLloyd Blankfein, outgoing CEO of Goldman SachsWhen I’ve been asked about succession in the past, it’s always hard for me to imagine leaving. When times are tougher, you can’t leave. And, when times are better, you don’t … Continue reading Lloyd Blankfein’s emotional farewell to Goldman Sachs staff

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Reblog: When can you terminate an employee who has a mental illness?

The issue may arise in the context where an employee has been absent from work or unable to perform his or her role for some time due to a mental illness, or where there are performance or conduct issues and the employer is aware that the employee suffers from a mental illness. via When can you … Continue reading Reblog: When can you terminate an employee who has a mental illness?

Reblog: Are D&I initiatives overlooking people with disabilities?

“When we are speaking to HR managers and HR departments we learn that many organisations have an inclusion-based policy and they might also have a disability-based policy - it doesn’t have to be like that.” via Are D&I initiatives overlooking people with disabilities?

Reblog: Half of LGBT workers stay closeted, unmoved by diversity efforts

“While LGBTQ-inclusive corporate policies are becoming the norm, LGBTQ workers too often face a climate of bias in their workplace,” Deena Fidas, director of HRC’s Workplace Equality Program, said in a statement. via Half of LGBT workers stay closeted, unmoved by diversity efforts

Reblog: Amazon’s bizarre new HR policy

The employee appeal process is Amazon’s latest experiment in managing its growing workforce of more than 500,000. When it announced the program last year, Amazon acknowledged it had been quick to fire people instead of trying to resolve problems in other ways. via Amazon's bizarre new HR policy