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Legislative Update: 2-21-2020

Legislative Update: 2-21-2020

TSEA February 21, 2020 Comments Off on Legislative Update: 2-21-2020

The most significant news from the week was Governor Bill Lee’s announcement on Wednesday to work toward paid family leave for state employees through the legislative process instead of an executive order.  “After consultation

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Inclement Weather Policy reminder

Inclement Weather Policy reminder

TSEA January 23, 2020 Comments Off on Inclement Weather Policy reminder

It is that time of year when winter weather may have us waking up and debating on whether it is safe to drive to work. Inclement weather does not usually warrant the closing of

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University of Memphis to increase minimum wage to $13 per hour

University of Memphis to increase minimum wage to $13 per hour

TSEA January 13, 2020 Comments Off on University of Memphis to increase minimum wage to $13 per hour

The University of Memphis President David Rudd today announced in an email to all faculty and staff their plans to increase the minimum wage for all their regular hourly wage employees to $13.00 per

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TSEA Lawyer Referral Service Adds Memphis Lawyer to Panel

TSEA Lawyer Referral Service Adds Memphis Lawyer to Panel

TSEA February 5, 2019 Comments Off on TSEA Lawyer Referral Service Adds Memphis Lawyer to Panel

The TSEA Lawyer Referral Service is pleased to announce the addition of a lawyer with offices in Memphis to its panel of attorneys who have been accepted to provide legal consultation. As a reminder,

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Dept. of Human Resources Offers Mediation to Resolve Workplace Problems

Dept. of Human Resources Offers Mediation to Resolve Workplace Problems

TSEA February 5, 2019 Comments Off on Dept. of Human Resources Offers Mediation to Resolve Workplace Problems

The Department of Human Resources operates a mediation program to assist state employees with resolving certain workplace issues involving supervisors, subordinates or co-workers. DOHR describes mediation as “an opportunity to create a more positive

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TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA January 16, 2019 Comments Off on TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA’s 2019 Lobby Day will be held on Tuesday, March 26 in Nashville. TSEA members will meet in the State House Chamber, Cordell Hull Building and other locations for Lobby Day. This is your chance

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Inclement Weather Reminder

Inclement Weather Reminder

TSEA December 12, 2018 Comments Off on Inclement Weather Reminder

It is that time of year when winter weather may have us waking up and making a decision regarding our commute into work when there is snow or ice on the roads making the

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Election Day Reminders

Election Day Reminders

TSEA November 5, 2018 Comments Off on Election Day Reminders

Tomorrow is Election Day. As we look forward to tomorrow’s election, here are some helpful tips and reminders for you to consider as you exercise your right to vote. To view a list of

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Performance Evaluation Reviews for Cycle Ending September 30, 2018

Performance Evaluation Reviews for Cycle Ending September 30, 2018

TSEA September 19, 2018 Comments Off on Performance Evaluation Reviews for Cycle Ending September 30, 2018

TSEA is fielding calls about Final Evaluations for the cycle ending later this month. Here’s a reminder of your options and timelines. It is important to remember there is no appeal process if you

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Reminder: Performance Evaluation Comments Are Due Friday

Reminder: Performance Evaluation Comments Are Due Friday

TSEA August 29, 2018 Comments Off on Reminder: Performance Evaluation Comments Are Due Friday

Members don’t forget!  If you haven’t already, it is time to go into your performance document and make sure to add positive things you have accomplished since your interim evaluations so they are available

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