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Why Your Best Employees Leave

And how to keep them It’s often said, “Employees leave managers, not companies.” While this statement is not always true, we find that supervisor/employee conflicts are a big part of turnover. A poll by Gallup supports this belief: They found that up to 50% of employees who quit cite their manager as the main reason. […]

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suicide prevention arkansas

Suicide Prevention Resources

With the recent news of celebrity suicides and the ongoing discussions of increasing suicide prevention activities and involvement, we wanted to quickly share some resources: Depression In the Workplace: How EAPs can Help Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace Psychology Today: A Call for Change: How to Contribute to Suicide Prevention As always, Southwest EAP […]

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Arkansas Medical Marijuana

Arkansas and Medical Marijuana in the Workplace

The discussion surrounding medical marijuana use in Arkansas around the potential issues that it brings to our state, including the impact it will have on employees’ rights, has been pervasive since the passage of a Constitutional Amendment in the 2016 general election. The Department of Health has received thousands of applications for medical marijuana cards, […]

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Hashtag MeToo violence against women sexual harassment

Workplace Impacts of the me too. Movement

With so many allegations and cases of sexual harassment and assault being levied against media, sports, entertainment, and political figures (and many terminations and resignations as a result of them) it is extremely important to be prepared for the occurrence of similar incidents in your workplace. The me too. movement was founded in 2006 by […]

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