Workplace Coach

Daily Archives: May 2, 2017

Question:  I work for an oil patch company. Profit is king to our senior management and chief executive officer, but we’re barely making it. I’m the human resources specialist, and I’ve had to lay off 15 employees. I’m new to HR, but am now in charge because they laid off my manager, the HR director. Here’s the problem. A woman in accounting, who’s been here four years, has cancer. It’s not bad,… Read More