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December 2000

HR Magazine, December 2000

HR MAGAZINE · December 2000
Vol. 45, No. 12
Table of Contents

COVER STORY
Mission Possible
How five HR professionals tackled stiff challenges.
The editors of HR Magazine

APPRECIATION
A Decade of Achievement
A tribute to retiring SHRM President and CEO Michael R. Losey.
Bill Leonard

EMPLOYMENT LAW
The Doubt About Your Benefits
Are you ready to comply with the latest EEOC guidelines?
Debbie Rodman Sandler

MANAGEMENT
Overtime Overload
If employees balk at forced overtime, try giving them a say in how you assign the extra work.
Carolyn Hirschman

CAREER DEVELOPMENT
Getting to the Top: Advice from Those Who’ve Made It
HR executives share their success secrets.
Lin Grensing-Pophal

TRAINING
When Stress Won’t Go Away
Train employees to be more resilient, and teach managers to better identify stress.
William Atkinson

MANAGEMENT
Getting a Grip on Titles
Does any workplace really need a ‘semi-senior secretary’ or a ‘document destruction technician’?
Charlotte Garvey

OTHER ARTICLES
Some Parting Thoughts
Only those who are truly dedicated.
Bill Leonard

Recovering from Covering Carnage
You can’t really plan for things like this.
Leigh Rivenbark 

Fighting Fire with Teamwork
Fire damaged several team members’ homes.
Bill Leonard 

Compensation Strategy Cooled Long, Hot Summers
Revised manual is distributed to all employees. 
Patrick Mirza  

Southern Hospitality Assimilates Hispanic Workers
Hispanics will become the largest ethnic minority. 
Adrienne Fox 

Manager Training Helped Company Digest Big Bite 
Companies acquire or merge with parts or all of other businesses. 
Leon Rubis  

HR AGENDA: BENEFITS
Benefiting from Adoption 
Adoption benefits can include money, time off and referrals to adoption agencies.
Nancy Hatch Woodward  (Members Only)

HR AGENDA: DIVERSITY
Looking for a Few Good Workers?
Looking for visually impaired workers to fill your ranks.
Kathryn Tyler (Members Only)

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