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Favoritism in the Workplace: Risks and Legal Issues

Understand the risks and legal issues of favoritism in the workplace.

This topic highlights the risks and legal issues of favoritism in the workplace. It provides information on how to identify it, address it, and be proactive in mitigating it. Favoritism is an issue that is subtle and often times overlooked as an underlying cause of low productivity, employee engagement, high turnover, lack of innovation and many other road blocks to an organization's success. Taking steps to avoid the perception of favoritism will pay dividends on a daily basis, and you'll see results in morale and productivity, growth and overall success of an organization.

Runtime: 90 minutes
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Agenda

Identifying Workplace Favoritism and It's Dangers

  • Is It Favoritism?
  • Dangers of Workplace Favoritism
    • a) Lost Productivity
    • b) Resentment
    • c) Decreased Employee Morale
    • d) Business Impact
    • e) Legal Ramifications

Legal Risks and Issues

  • Legal Risks
    • a) Illegal Discrimination
    • b) Sexual Harassment
    • c) Retaliation

Prevention and Responsiveness

  • Prevention
    • a) Focus on Employee Talents and Strengths
    • b) Maintain Open Communication
    • c) Practice SelfAwareness and Transparency
    • d) Finding the Balance
  • Responsiveness

Is Favoritism Ever Legal?

  • Favoritism vs. Discrimination

Case Studies | Current Issues | Being Proactive | Final Takeaways

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Applications have not yet been submitted for Delaware, Idaho, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Wyoming CLE for this course. However, if you are interested in obtaining CLE for any of the listed states or have any additional credit questions please email us at [email protected] or call us at 866-352-9540.

This course was last revised on November 5, 2018.

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  • CA MCLE 1.5
     
  • Lorman Business Center, LLC. is a State Bar of California approved MCLE sponsor and this course qualifies for 1.5 CLE hours of participatory credit.
     
  • WA CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 hours of A/V credit under the Law & Legal Procedure category.
     

To earn each credit Lorman offers through the OnDemand learning platform, you need to watch 100% of the program. Also, for certain credits you will need to fulfill additional requirements which will be displayed on the "credits" tab when viewing the course.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Faculty

Irma Vargas

Irma Vargas

V1H Consulting

  • 20 years of development, training and facilitation of workshops for public and private sector organizations in employee engagement, customer service, diversity, establishing processes to mitigate discrimination, favoritism, leadership development, team building and strategic planning
  • Coach leaders and managers in public and private sector organizations around talent development through strengths-based methodologies
  • Organizations include, CDC, California State Department of Public Health, Pasadena Public Health Department, El Rancho Unified School District, and New Grace Community Church
  • 34 Strong Certified StrengthsFinderâ„¢ coach
  • M.P.A. degree, California State University, Northridge, The Tseng College, International; B.A. degree in English, Whittier College
  • Can be contacted at [email protected] or https://twitter.com/V1Hcoach
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Product ID: 404449
Published 2018
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