COMMUNICATION, SAFETY & WORKPLACE: "Je suis Charlie"
People all the over the world spend most of their time at work. The typical workday is about six to eight hours in the the US with the new approach to the notion of full time job. In France it is typically eight hours, with often some flexibility, and despite the official 35 hours a week. . How can we protect workers against unexpected violence since they spend most of their time at work?
HR is not about damage control; it is about proactivity. Disturbingly enough, only 31% of workplaces in the US seem to be proactive in emergency preparedness, according to employees, per a Harris Interactive® survey.
What happened in Paris is a wake-up call for Communicators, HR, and Safety, in many respects.
Les mots se vident de sens. Et pourtant, les images, le dit et le non-dit, c'est le pouvoir de la Communication.
"Je suis Charlie" est désormais intemporel.
Dans le monde du travail - ou devrais-je dire sur les lieux de travail - où l'on gagne et perd sa vie, Ressources Humaines, sortons de toute possible torpeur.