Presentation by Dave Andrews

Putting New Law Into Practice, an Employment Law Update, presented by Day Ketterer Ltd.

October 23, 2015

Dave Andrews

Dave Andrews

A few notes on Issue 3 & Marijuana

20 States have decriminalized possession – just a fine, not a criminal record.

70% of 14.8 million people that use illegal drugs are employed. So it’s a broad issue.

Majority of people in the room do a pre-hire drug screen.

A few Stats:

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First, a great big “AWESOMENESS!!!” to Cleveland SHRM. Nailed it last night! See the video. Wish I had more time on the vid, but I know a terrific one will be coming out soon. See all the content on the hashtag site #DisruptHRCLE.

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Adapt or Die!

Billy Beane, Moneyball

A thoughtful response to Augie Ray’s Pulse Article about Linkedin Spam:

(Btw, I had to use my own blog for the response because Linkedin Pulse has a character limit for Pulse Comments. WHY???)

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The story broke this week about how a 26-year-old IBM employee (Max Black, instant legend), in 24 hours, reversed an expense reporting policy which prohibited the use of Uber.

Yep! 400,000 employees worldwide, a relative newbie, 24 hours, corporate policy reversed!

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Boston-John Hancock Tower

Digital Business Principle: 

The Internet of Things (#IoT) has rapidly become the next big thing. For the last 5 years, SocialTech has inexorably advanced from a cool new set of tools, through mainstream, and now into mandatory status. Meanwhile, the persistent question, “What’s next? What’s after Social?” has grown louder and louder. Clearly, circa 2015, the answer is #IoT and its intersection with Social, Mobile/Wearable/Cloud devices, #BigData and Human Dynamics. Read the rest of this entry »