Archive for the ‘Harassment’ Category

In-Depth and In-Person California Harassment Prevention Training

We all think we know what California law considers sexual harassment in the workplace — or do we? Gray areas of unlawful behavior create problems, and in-person training allows group discussion and further clarification. Join the conversation in Northern or Southern California on May 29 or September 17, when CalChamber presents live and in-person California […]

20 Apr 18 - Harassment - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Who’s Calling, Please? DFEH Will Survey Employers About Anti-Harassment and Diversity Policies

The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) recently announced that it will conduct a telephonic survey of California employers to ask questions about their anti-harassment and diversity policies. The intent of the survey is to develop a clearer picture of how California employers manage diversity and harassment issues, including anti-harassment and diversity policies. […]

18 Apr 18 - Harassment - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Sexual Harassment: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

The #MeToo movement took off in October 2017 to demonstrate the widespread prevalence of sexual harassment, especially in the workplace. High-profile sexual harassment cases involving powerful people in Hollywood, politics and business have been making headlines since. Unfortunately, sexual harassment in the workplace is not a recent phenomenon. Each year, more than 6,000 charges of […]

28 Mar 18 - Harassment - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Sexual Harassment Happens Across Industries: Train Your Workplace to Prevent Harassment

The media has recently focused on high-profile sexual harassment cases involving Hollywood moguls, politicians and industry leaders. But harassment in the workplace has been an issue of concern long before the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements and affects all types of workplaces, as a recent settlement obtained by the Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) […]

21 Mar 18 - Harassment - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

A Valentine’s Day Reminder: Don’t Date Your Subordinates!

According to CareerBuilder’s annual Valentine’s Day survey, the number of workers who have dated a co-worker is down this year. Thirty-six percent of workers reported dating a co-worker, which is down from 41 percent last year. The thorn in the rose, however, is that the number of workers who reported dating their boss is up […]

14 Feb 18 - Harassment - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »