New Employment Poster Required November 14, 2011

    http://wsd.dli.mt.gov/service/documents/EmployeeRightsPoster.pdf This poster is required to be placed in a common place to be seen by employees. The final rule also imposes a requirement that employers post the notice on an intranet or internet site if personnel rules and policies are customarily posted there. There are also requirements for printing the poster in languages other than English. The  poster is required to ...
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    Team Work- Not Just for Sports Teams!

    Teamwork was something that we heard about all through sports practices, elementary school, and college group projects; however, the concept seems to taper off as we settle into jobs and workplaces where it seems that it becomes “every man for himself”. Teamwork is a valuable tool from Kindergarten to adulthood. As social creatures, humans work well when we work with ...
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    Employment Applications

    “Dos” and “Don’ts” of Job Applications In our current society it seems that jobs are becoming more and more scarce, and it’s becoming harder to secure a quality position. The application and selection process is becoming quite critical and competitive in many cases. I recently knew someone who was about to score a new job after being unemployed for a ...
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    Workplace Discrimination

    Discrimination is ever relevant in many workplace environments. When someone makes a generalization about a person based on a category that someone belongs to it can be considered an act of discrimination. Discrimination can be based on many categorizations. Someone can discriminate by age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, or marital or parental status. We probably have all felt that ...
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    Sleeping on and Off the Job

    Nothing is more frustrating than sitting at work and getting that drowsy feeling when you can barely hold your head up and your eyelids becomes heavier and heavier. We all get sleepy, but it seems that sleep is often overlooked. I once had a teacher that told me if I ever needed to sacrifice anything, sacrifice sleep. Now I know ...
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    What Is Your Number One Asset? People

    You Make Decisions. We Make Them Work.