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Go Ahead, Monitor Your Remote Workers; But You’d Better Hope HR and Risk Management Get It Right : Risk & Insurance

Employee monitoring software can keep your workforce accountable and productive, but it can also reduce morale and promote distrust. Consider the risks. The COVID-19 -forced experiment in letting employees work at home is changing the […]

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Amid Blowback Over Planned Suspension, De Blasio Administration Explores Alternative Summer Youth Employment Program

Council Member Debi Rose with youth workers (photo: William Alatriste/City Council) With New York City facing a massive budget gap and severe social restrictions because of the coronavirus pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio made the […]

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9 Benefits Of Working From Home

Not all working from home is created equal. Just ask Stanford University economics professor Nicholas Bloom. The abrupt spike in telecommuting during the coronavirus pandemic strikes him as a borderline crisis — for workers and for […]

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How to call in sick when working from home

Remote work offers several upsides, such as cutting down on commute time, getting domestic tasks done or wearing whatever you want – but it’s also disrupted work routines, productivity and raised stress levels. And according […]