A leading resource for evaluating potential employers
Thursday July 20th 2017

Insider

Archives

Archive for January, 2010

Big Lots settles EEOC sexual harassent and retaliation lawsuit

Big Lots settles EEOC sexual harassent and retaliation lawsuit

Big Lots Inc. has agreed to pay $50,000 to a former employee to settle an EEOC lawsuit charging the retailer with sexual harassment and retaliation at its Lufkin, Texas store. The employee, Michelle Pritchard, claimed that she was subjected to a [...]

Toxic boss Vadim Poronovsky does not regret profanity-laced email to his employees

Toxic boss Vadim Poronovsky does not regret profanity-laced email to his employees

Vadim Ponorovsky, the owner of the Manhattan-based Paradou restaurant who sent an abusive email to his employees, has said that he does not regret sending the email and calling his workers names such as "F--KING LAZY DISRESPECTFUL A--HOLES" and "you [...]

Coping with a toxic boss: “BASHIA THE BACK STABBER”

Coping with a toxic boss: “BASHIA THE BACK STABBER”

By Linnda Durre, Ph.D., Author of Surviving the Toxic Workplace – Protect Yourself Against Co-workers Bosses and Work Environments That Poison Your Day to be published by McGraw Hill, February 19, 2010 As a business and corporate consultant, [...]

Ex-Lockheed Martin employee wins whistleblower lawsuit

Ex-Lockheed Martin employee wins whistleblower lawsuit

A judge has ruled that Andrea Brown, a former communications director at Lockheed Martin, was retaliated against after she filed a whistleblower complaint against the company in 2008 under the federal Sarbanes-Oxley Act. This post is brought to you [...]

Boss’s Tip of the Week #3: Alternatives to Layoffs: How to keep top talent (and still cut costs)

Boss’s Tip of the Week #3: Alternatives to Layoffs: How to keep top talent (and still cut costs)

Here is the third installment of the Boss’s Tip of the Week.  This advice column for managers is brought to you by Bob Rosner and Allan Halcrow, co-authors of The Boss’s Survival Guide. The economy is precarious, budgets are tight, and [...]

Coping with a toxic boss – “DICK THE DICTATOR”

Coping with a toxic boss – “DICK THE DICTATOR”

eBossWatch is delighted to welcome Linnda Durré, Ph.D. as the guest blogger of a new twice-monthly advice column to help people cope with toxic bosses. Linnda Durré, Ph.D. is Author of Surviving the Toxic Workplace: Protect Yourself Against [...]