Revenge and Contracts

On April 9, 2019, in Editorial Advisory Board, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“I’ve been thinking a lot about contracts. Most of the time, it doesn’t matter what’s in them, because people do what they say they are going to do. The important thing is what’s happening in the world, not the paper the lawyers are playing with.” – Heather Bussing
 

When is Termination a Good Thing?

“Making an employment change is a big deal. It’s hard, even when it’s voluntary, because we have so much of our identities wrapped up in what we do.” – Heather Bussing
 

Religion v. Law

Marriage is one of those places where law and religion cross and both have strong interests.
 

Thoughts on Discrimination

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, here is the Diversity series we did in year’s past.
 

Boys and Thrones and Sexual Harassment

On January 8, 2019, in Discrimination, Editorial Advisory Board, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“I still regularly have conversations with men who have no clue about what it’s like to move through the world in a smaller, weaker body, to be constantly alert to threats, sexual predators, and captors.” – Heather Bussing
 

How to Deal with Unexpected Truth

“Dealing with uncomfortable truths is part of business and life. Own your part in them. Do what you can to fix and prevent them. And make your word count.” – Heather Bussing
 

Heather’s Annual Employer Holiday Guide

On December 20, 2018, in Discrimination, Editorial Advisory Board, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HR Scoop, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“So here are my legal and practical suggestions for the holidays at work. Somebody had to say it.” – Heather Bussing
 

Tampering with Certainty

“Equal opportunity does not mean treating everyone like a 50 year-old white guy. It means appreciating people for who they actually are.” – Heather Bussing
 

5 Questions Before Filing a Lawsuit

On August 20, 2018, in Editorial Advisory Board, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“Just because someone did something that is wrong, unfair, or even illegal, it doesn’t mean that filing a lawsuit is the right answer or even a mildly good one.” – Heather Bussing
 

Discrimination vs. Reality

On June 25, 2018, in Discrimination, Diversity, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, Leadership, by Heather Bussing
Creating an inclusive, diverse, and successful work place is not about getting every decision perfect. It’s about fairness, openness, and care.