Is Economic Development what you think it is?

What is Economic Development? Economic Development creates the conditions for economic growth and improved quality of life by expanding the capacity of individuals, firms, and communities to maximize the use of their talents and skills to support innovation, lower transaction costs, and responsibly produce and trade valuable goods and services. Economic Development requires effective, collaborative…

An Unread Policy is No Policy

By Wes Pruett, HR Advisors LLC We have a sexual harassment policy and an employee handbook. That should protect me, right? Well, not always. In a recent case an employee quit her job alleging sexual harassment. She filed an harassment claim which her employer sought to have dismissed in court. She was able to show…