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2014-03-27 23:32:41

“Happiness at Work” takes a close look at the effect workplace dynamics have on well-being, happiness, productivity, creativity, and revenue. During the webinar, Davis will disclose how to turn happiness into a key performance metric that produces bottom line results while increasing happiness in the workplace. Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Positive Business DC today announced that Jocelyn S. Davis will lead a webinar on how to develop happier workplaces, of interest to...

2014-03-24 12:29:24

Working while sick costs employers billions in lost productivity EAST GREENWICH, R.I., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although flu season is winding down, too many workers are still coming to work sick. And it's a major problem. Billions of dollars in productivity are lost every year in the United States because of the subpar performance of workers with passing ailments like the cold and flu or with chronic conditions like obesity, heart disease, hypertension, stress, and back pain. Then...

2014-01-27 23:27:14

Craig Marcott is now expanding his popular special needs consultations, workshops and services to companies across Long Island to help not only the employee but the employer as well. Melville, New York (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 There is little question that parents with a special needs child benefit from Craig Marcott’s special needs consultations. However, the companies these parents work for also benefit and now Craig Marcott is extending his services directly to those companies....

2013-09-24 16:23:49

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Demographic forces are helping drive up the Canadian workforce's reported absence rates owing to illness, according to a study released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In "Absent With Leave: The Implications of Demographic Change for Worker Absenteeism," authors Finn Poschmann and Omar Chatur find, over the long term, absence rates have climbed, identify potential causes and recommend steps to address this challenge to productivity. "Over the...

2013-09-08 23:01:51

Advance Systems recently announced the enhancement of their Absence Management Software within their Time and Attendance System. Boston, MA September 8, 2013 (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 The absence management component is a fully integrated product of Advance Systems workforce management product line. The enhanced absence management software allows companies to track employee absences easily and reduces unnecessary communication and paper recording. Automated Attendance Policies are used...

2013-07-29 23:25:06

Resonance Software Inc. has just released an absence and discipline tracking component to their workforce management product, WorkSight. WorkSight’s Absence & Discipline module has been developed to minimize the costs and time spent on administering complicated procedures, simplify an organization’s discipline policies, and handle absence and performance issues in an impartial manner. (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 Minimize Costs & Time Resonance Software understands the financial...

2013-06-28 23:04:22

In the wake of news of NSA surveillance has breached privacy, criminal background check companies remind job seekers that employers already have access to information to help them avoid risky hires. Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 In the wake of news that NSA surveillance has breached privacy, criminal background check companies remind job seekers that employers already have access to information to help them avoid risky hires. On June 24, ABC reported on this here:...

2013-01-16 23:02:26

The demand for co-parenting tools to aid in reduction of stress in the workplace for divorced and separated couples drives software maker KidsOnTime.com to expand their offerings to include a co-branded portal for employers. Portland Maine (PRWEB) January 16, 2013 Kids On Time Inc. excitedly announced today the launch of the co-branded web portal for employee benefit programs. Kids On Time co-branded portal allows companies to offer a suite of co-parenting tools to their employees....

2012-12-13 05:02:38

MediFit, a leading fitness and wellness management and consulting company has released a workplace stress infographic detailing how an effective workplace wellness program can combat the negative effects of stress. Stress in the workplace is on the rise, negatively affecting employee productivity and increasing rates of absenteeism. Florham Park, NJ (PRWEB) December 12, 2012 MediFit, a leading fitness and wellness management and consulting company has released a workplace stress...

2012-10-02 02:26:55

ROSELAND, N.J., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies nationwide recognize the negative effects of employee absenteeism on productivity and profitability, according to a new ADP Research Institute? survey on Total Absence Management (TAM), the framework for absence tracking, compliance and administration. While the majority of organizations track absences, many are not taking additional concrete steps to manage and mitigate absenteeism. The online survey conducted in May 2012 by the ADP...