In this excerpt from The Drama-Free Workplace, Emtrain's Patti Perez discusses two of the most common root causes of workplace drama—that also disproportionately affect professional women—sexual harassment and bias.
In the wake of the #MeToo movement, more states and cities are mandating sexual-harassment training for all workers—not just managers. But even where training isn't required, employers should consider the benefits of creating a program, said Patti Perez at a concurrent session during the SHRM 2018 Annual Conference & Exposition.
Emtrain founder and CEO Janine Yancey chimes in as the Sacramento Business Journal explains how many companies are forced to explore how to operate within a new work environment following a national deluge of sexual harassment suits.
In this OpEd for The recorder, Emtrain CEO Janine Yancey shared her perspective on how in-house counsel can shift their approach to sexual harassment in light of the recent California training mandate.