absenteeism

The True Cost of Absenteeism

A company can bear losses and costs burden by several factors- presenteeism and absenteeism being two of them! A company with a great and healthy workforce prospers well,...

Presenteeism in the Workplace: Why does it Matter?

Every year many businesses across the world lose billions of dollars when employees miss work due to physical sickness or mental health issues. Many companies, too, deal ...

March Madness or a Time to Bond and Engage at the Workplace?

Featured - March 14, 2020

March Madness grips all of the United States during the NCAA season when 64 college basketball teams fight it out for the top place. Spring heralds a change of season and...

Super Blues for Employers on Super Bowl Monday; Losses Run Into Billions

Featured - January 29, 2020

Absent, distracted, and disengaged employees on Super Bowl Monday could cost U.S. employers billions in lost productivity. ...

What To Do When An Employee is Chronically Absent for Silly Reasons?

What is an appropriate policy for a 20 member company where an employee’s absence means that someone else has to cover their work? Dear Jane:  We interviewed for a pos...

Absenteeism is Wiping Out 22% of Your Payroll Cost

HR News - December 30, 2014

We are all aware of the disruptive impact of employee absenteeism. But how much does it truly cost? According to a recent study by the Society for Human Resource Manageme...