After starting in recruiting I worked my way to Account Management which heavily involves handling employee relations issues. Despite not having the formal title, I have been an HR Professional for more than 5 years in the staffing industry. In this time I have realized something; HR is wildly misunderstood.
Thousands of Massachusetts employees who have previously gone without Paid Sick Time will are about to get it. Last November, Massachusetts voters passed legislation with an overwhelming voice to force Commonwealth employers who weren’t paying for sick time to step up. In theory this seemed like a no-brainer. As an employer, if people are genuinely […]