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Written on May 19, 2022

Finding talent: It's all about pay 
Workers still expect flexibility and other benefits but pay has become increasingly important in recent months as job seekers deal with a rising cost of living. Compensation is particularly important for industries in which flexibility might not be an option. 

From contractor to conflict: Independent contractors and on-the-job injuries 
The proliferation of mobile apps providing ride-share, third-party food delivery, and same-day handyman services comes with conversations about using independent contractors to carry out core business functions. It’s important to consider the types of disputes that can arise between an employer and its workers and the litigation that can result. 

Most people aren't suffering from 'Zoom fatigue,' but they would consider quitting if they had to work in person  
Remote fatigue hasn't set in, especially among young people, the Pew Research Center found. In fact, many say they're never going back to the office. 

Critical steps for decreasing conflict in a hybrid workplace 
In order to attract and keep talent, executives must understand that with change, disruption and uncertainty conflict is sure to increase between employees, clients, vendors and partners. Here are four critical steps for decreasing conflict in a hybrid workplace.