Complaints of harassment and discrimination must be taken seriously, whether they lead to the loading dock or the CEO suite. High-profile cases involving politicians and media celebrities are a reminder that bad behavior can happen anywhere at anytime -- and that the truth is rarely clear.
Telecommuting is a popular way to provide flexibility and convenience in the workplace. Workers love it. They can save drive time, reduce commuting expense and better manage life responsibilities including child care, elder care or disabilities.