Honest Trailers founder fired following sexual abuse allegations
After a long day at work, Bernadette Coughlin would often come home, take a few hits of marijuana from a vape pen, play Candy Crush on her phone and go to bed. It turned out that she had broken her wrist and her elbow. When she told her boss she had fallen in the workplace, she was sent for a drug test.
In the first installment of CNBC Make It 's new series HR Confidential, a New York-based human resources professional with nearly five years of experience tells Ruth Umoh about the shocking allegations she uncovered when she fired a manager due to poor performance. The below is told in the HR pro's own words, and has been edited for length and clarity. I worked in human resources for a [retail] company where I covered HR for corporate, their retail stores and warehouses. The company's COO and I had to fire our web store warehouse manager due to poor performance and ineffective management.