Month: January 2019

Could Sexual Harassment be a Problem?

Allegations It will be happening not just in Hollywood but in workplaces across the country. The movement spawned a Twitter hashtag, #MeToo.  More than 1.7 million people have used it in 85 countries, speaking out and naming their harassers.   CEOS Over the past five years, 5.3% of CEOs globally have been forcibly removed due… Read more »

How to Treat Women at Work

In many areas of business, research shows that women at work receive an average of 4% less pay than men.  Therefore, they are passed over for promotions.  Why is that?  Your business could suffer dire results if women at work aren’t treated fairly. Women at Work Because one study suggests that women unhappy with situations… Read more »

Mediation for Small Businesses

      I   Mediation Small businesses, like corporations, can find themselves in conflict with neighboring businesses, employees, customers,vendors, and even with their business partners. Therefore, unlike corporations, small businesses often do not have the resources to deal with these conflicts.  Thus, the question then becomes: When there is a dispute, does a small… Read more »

New Beginnings

    If you prefer to read this online, click here.   New Beginnings I have always thought of the end of the year and the beginning of the new year as an opportunity for new beginnings.  This goes way back with me and helps me make sense of the new year’s resolutions we all… Read more »