American Society of Employers - Heather Nezich
How COVID-19 Has Impacted Civil Rights in the Workplace

11 May 2021

How COVID-19 Has Impacted Civil Rights in the Workplace

Author: Heather Nezich

At a hearing on April 28, 2021, the EEOC heard from a dozen invited experts on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on civil rights in the workplace. EEOC Chair Charlotte A. Burrows said that the testimony of the panelist made clear that while the pandemic continues to have serious impacts on public health and our economy, it has also created a civil rights crisis for many of America’s workers.

Remote Work – There is No Turning Back Now

4 May 2021

Remote Work – There is No Turning Back Now

Author: Heather Nezich

More than two-thirds (68%) of U.S. workers prefer a hybrid workplace model after the pandemic ends, according to Prudential’s Pulse of the American Worker survey, conducted by Morning Consult in March. Of those surveyed who have been working remotely, 87% want to continue to work remotely at least one day per week post-pandemic.

Employee Perspectives on COVID-19 Vaccinations

27 April 2021

Employee Perspectives on COVID-19 Vaccinations

Author: Heather Nezich

Will vaccinations be the next big challenge for HR? Likely so.  49% of working Americans believe that employers should require vaccination proof for those employees returning to the workplace. Similarly, 48% of workers agree that employers should require vaccines, while 53% of workers believe employers should offer vaccine incentives to their employees. More than one-third of workers (35%) say non-vaccinated employees should not be permitted to work in-person with co-workers.
Top Leadership Challenges of 2021

20 April 2021

Top Leadership Challenges of 2021

Author: Heather Nezich

2020 was a challenging year, and the pandemic continues to create new challenges in 2021.  A new leadership survey from ExecOnline polled thousands of leaders across the U.S. to find out what their biggest challenges are.

Employees Lack Basic Cybersecurity Training

13 April 2021

Employees Lack Basic Cybersecurity Training

Author: Heather Nezich

With cyberattacks increasing dramatically after the pandemic, TalentLMS and Kenna Security teamed up to gauge employees’ awareness and knowledge of cybersecurity risks. While 59% of employees received cybersecurity training from their companies in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the survey uncovered that these initiatives have been insufficient.

ASE announces the 2021 Compensation & Benefits Conference Series focusing on Reimagining Total Rewards

12 April 2021

ASE announces the 2021 Compensation & Benefits Conference Series focusing on Reimagining Total Rewards

Author: Heather Nezich

Troy, Mich. ---April 12, 2021 --- ASE, Michigan’s trusted HR partner, announces its 11th annual Compensation & Benefits Conference will be held as a virtual series on Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., throughout the month of June. 

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Become a Better Leader or Employee by Improving Your Personal Development Skills

6 April 2021

Become a Better Leader or Employee by Improving Your Personal Development Skills

Author: Heather Nezich

No matter your career level, personal development is always important. Personal development skills are qualities and abilities that help you grow both personally and professionally.

Employers Facilitating Employee Vaccinations and Making Plans for Return to Office

30 March 2021

Employers Facilitating Employee Vaccinations and Making Plans for Return to Office

Author: Heather Nezich

U.S. employers are taking measures to make vaccines more accessible to their employees and encouraging them to get inoculated, according to a new survey by Willis Towers Watson. Another survey by Challenger, Gray & Christmas shows that companies are developing, implementing, and clarifying plans to bring their employees back to the office.

Is the Impact of the Pandemic on Women Widening the Gender Gap?

23 March 2021

Is the Impact of the Pandemic on Women Widening the Gender Gap?

Author: Heather Nezich

Much research has shown that the pandemic has greatly affected women in the workplace.  Many have left the workforce to home school or supervise their children’s online education. New research by Perceptyx shows that the pandemic continues to affect women’s careers at a fast pace.

How Do You Find Four-Leaf Clover Employees?

16 March 2021

How Do You Find Four-Leaf Clover Employees?

Author: Heather Nezich

"A great employee is like a four-leaf clover, hard to find and lucky to have." We all want to have four-leaf clover employees, but how do we find them?  Are they found by luck or is there a technique?

Employees Fear the Stigma Behind Mental Health Issues

9 March 2021

Employees Fear the Stigma Behind Mental Health Issues

Author: Heather Nezich

People working from home during the pandemic are experiencing higher levels of stress and withholding mental health conditions from their employer for fear of a negative impact on career progression, according to a new health and safety at work report by Lloyd’s Register.

ASE Welcomes Six New Board Members

3 March 2021

ASE Welcomes Six New Board Members

Author: Heather Nezich

Troy, MI ---March 3, 2021 --- ASE, Michigan’s trusted HR partner and largest employer association, has added six new members to their Board of Directors for 2021.  Five members moved off the slate due to term limits and retirements.

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Zoom Fatigue is Real – Learn How to Avoid It

2 March 2021

Zoom Fatigue is Real – Learn How to Avoid It

Author: Heather Nezich

A recent EPTW poll showed that 61% of respondents were feeling zoom fatigue, and now there is research to confirm that it’s real.  Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab (VHIL) examined the psychological consequences of spending hours per day on video platforms and found that video calls are tiring people out – creating zoom fatigue.

How to Boost Employee Well-Being in an Age of Uncertainty

23 February 2021

How to Boost Employee Well-Being in an Age of Uncertainty

Author: Heather Nezich

One of ASE’s wellness partners, BurnAlong, recently partnered with hr.research Institute to conduct a survey, “The State of Employee Health and Well-being 2021.” The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted employee well-being and employers must react.

ASE Releases New Employer COVID-19 Business Impact Survey Findings – Few Employers Will Mandate the Vaccine

16 February 2021

ASE Releases New Employer COVID-19 Business Impact Survey Findings – Few Employers Will Mandate the Vaccine

Author: Heather Nezich

Troy, MI --- February 16, 2021 --- ASE, Michigan’s largest employer association, has released the results of its most recent COVID-19 Business Impact Survey.  The survey, launched on February 3, 2021 assessed employers’ plans around COVID-19 vaccination, return-to-work, and the business impact of the pandemic.

 

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