Category Archives: Employment

Lessons Learned from the UBER Employment Fallout

The UBER developments highlight an absolutely critical aspect of leadership in management. If you don't clean your own house, someone can very well do it for you and you may not like the results. Let's face facts people. NO ONE cares more about your business or your career than you. Once it gets to the…
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Defined Terms? Fuhgeddaboudit!

In September 2016, the Oxford English Dictionary (“OED”) added the word “fuhgeddaboudit”, among others, as part of its quarterly update.  The term is defined as: “In representations of regional speech (associated especially with New York and New Jersey): ‘forget about it’, used to indicate that a suggested scenario is unlikely or undesirable.”  However, anyone who…
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Who Owns Business-Related Social Media Accounts?

A company’s social media page, profile and accounts (and its followers and other connections) are generally considered to be valuable business assets. Recent court decisions illustrate the importance of clear policies and procedures to address ownership and appropriate use of business-related social media assets. While most businesses recognize the importance of maintaining a minimum Internet…
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