Member Spotlight: Brandie Van Vliet, PHR

The September 2019 Next Concept HR Association Member Spotlight is on… Brandie Van Vliet, PHR Human Resources Generalist G2 Integrated Solutions Social Media Chair, San Francisco Regional Board, NCHRA   What led you to Human Resources as a profession? The ‘human’ side of human resources is what intrigued me about a career in HR. I […]

Who Will Lead Your Workplace Investigation?

By Linh Luong Associate Attorney, Van Dermyden Maddux Law Corp* You are the head of Human Resources and you receive a complaint of sexual harassment from an employee. To whom do you assign your workplace investigation? Do you handle it in-house or bring in an external investigator? Your answers to these questions set the tone for […]

U.S. Women’s Soccer’s Equal Pay Quest Takes World Stage

While equal pay issues generally don’t garner worldwide attention, increasing attention is being paid to these issues across the country. Originally published JULY 9, 2019 BY SUSAN SCHAECHER – Fisher Phillips U.S. Women’s Soccer’s Equal Pay Quest Takes World StageAs the newly crowned world champion U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team members received their winners’ medals this past […]