I’ve been receiving Qs, relative to employees refusing to report for work because of COVID-19. Can an employer sanction the employee?
Accountability eliminate gray areas. Define who are accountable, have it acknowledged and you will minimize finger pointing situations in the future.
To hold or accept? Resignation of employee under investigation is always a hot topic with passionate ideas coming from both ends
Terminating employees require both soft and technical skills to minimize human harm, and avoid unnecessary cost on labor case.
When both substantive and procedural due process are met, management can proceed with retributive or corrective actions even without the admission of guilt.
Sex and the Human Resource- one of the FAQs I am receiving is when either HR or someone in leadership position gets into an intimate relationship with an officemate– from plain exchange of body fluids to one involving the heart.
In situations like these, should HR get involve? Why and how?
Since the signing of DOLE Department Order 174, HR practitioners are seeking clarifications. Here’s a comparative table for reference and guidance.
Preventive suspension is a measure to protect company’s property pending investigation of any alleged malfeasance or misfeasance committed by an employee
A notice of decision memo is the 2nd of the twin notice rule. It contains the decision arrived after conducting an administrative investigation.
One interpretation is 6th month employment anniversary; Another interpretation is 180 days, counting 30 days for each month. But which one is correct?
Extension of probationary period is possible but not the general rule, lest it becomes a ploy to take advantage of the employee.
An ADMINISTRATIVE MEETING is necessary in termination cases to ensure employee under investigation is afforded all opportunity to due process
Admin meeting is a formal forum to prove an incident or case.
Ending endo is akin to relationship status- it’s complicated.
NOTICE TO EXPLAIN is a legal requirement, the first of the two-notice rule.
A supervisor is not when s/he spend more than 20% of his/her time to tasks not related to management functions.
Social responsibility refers to the global initiative to improve working condition and conformance to universal rights on labor standards.
In your case regularization happened regardless of the lack of regularization contract.
When facing an office bully, you need to hold your fire, until you have evaluated your situation, profiled your aggressor and covered your bases
Workplace harassment is not office politics, though in some cases, an element of bullying is present when an employee is politicking