Catherine Tansey

Catherine Tansey

Catherine is a freelance writer based in Oaxaca. She writes about human capital trends, emerging tech, and the future of work. When she’s not writing, Catherine’s evangelizing remote work and improving her Spanish. Like many New Englanders, her first job was at a local Dunkin’ Donuts.

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State Employee Benefit Plans

All states offer health insurance, retirement plans, and other postemployment benefits to public sector employees. Find out what other benefits state workers are eligible for.

Talking Politics at Work: Election 2020, a Primer

You won’t be able to prevent political discourse entirely, but here’s how HR can help keep the peace during this election season.

How to Calculate Employee Turnover Rate

Your employee turnover rate tells you the average percentage of your workforce leaving your company.

What’s the Best Return-to-Work Policy?

Create a policy for your employees to return to work safely while helping your business thrive.

The Evolving Role of Small Business HR Professionals

SMB HR professionals handle a multitude of responsibilities — from data analysis and crisis management, to diversity specialization and mentoring.

How Small Businesses Can Embrace the Benefits of Remote Work

Hear from 3 company leaders on how their businesses are receiving the benefits of remote work.

Employee Feedback Examples for HR

Feedback is an important tool for organizations. Here’s how HR leaders can foster and maintain a strong employee feedback system at their companies.

What Is Employee Net Promoter Score, and How to Calculate It

Employee Net Promoter score (eNPS) is a measure of how likely employees are to recommend their employer as a place to work

[QUIZ] Is My Office Ready for Permanent WFH?

Every organization will come with their own considerations for the transition to permanent WFH. Use this quiz as a guide to gauge your level of preparedness.

How Companies Can Combat Structural Racism and Make Systemic Change

Hear from 4 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Specialists about how to create workplaces that are equal for all — and why today’s movement against injustice feels different.