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This Week in Work: Google Extends Work From Home, Nike Names New Diversity Chief and a Children’s Book for HR Leaders

Welcome to our weekly roundup of important workplace news, top media trends, current events and the latest from Limeade. At Limeade, we’re busy staying up to date with current events that impact employees and the workplace. This Week in Work highlights the latest industry news so you can be in the know, while at work.

This Week in Work:

1. Google extends WFH

Google announced that it will let employees work from home until at least next summer.

2. An HR Book for Children? Or a Children’s Book for HR?

Dr. Laura Hamill, Chief People Officer and Chief Science Officer at Limeade shares all about “Take Care” and what HR leaders can takeaway from the book.

3. Apple PTO for election

Apple announced that it will give employees paid time off to vote in U.S. election.

4. Want happier employees?

A new study found that when employees feel comfortable sharing ideas at meetings they are more likely to trust their manager and company.

5. New Nike Diversity Chief

Nike announced that it will replace current acting chief diversity officer with Felicia Mayo — former Tesla diversity chief. 

6. Ellen DeGeneres Show under fire

The Ellen Show is now under internal investigation amid allegations of racism, workplace intimidation and other mistreatment.

Thanks for tuning in to This Week in Work — see you next week!