Yearly Archives: 2014

Work/Life Balance

Recent studies reveal that 42 percent of employees feel obligated to check in with work while on vacation and more than a quarter (26 %) feel guilty using all of their allotted vacation time. Employees’ conflict about whether or not … Continue reading

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California Paid Family Leaves

Beginning July 1, 2014, California workers may be eligible to receive paid family leave benefits under the state’s family temporary disability insurance program when taking time off of work to care for a seriously ill parent-in-law, grandparent, grandchild, or sibling. … Continue reading

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Illinois Pregnancy Accommodation Bill

On May 28, the final version of HB 8 won approval in both state chambers of the Illinois Legislature. Illinois Governor Pat Quinn quickly applauded the development and signaled his intent to sign the bill. The proposal amends the Illinois … Continue reading

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