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Interviewing Potential Employees

Do you rely too much on your gut reaction whe...

<p>An official, signed love contract policy should solve all of your potential problems with charges of sexual harassment at the end of a romantic wor... The Scoop on Love Contracts

An official, signed love contract policy should solve all of your potential problems with charges of sexual harassment at the end of a romantic wor...

<p>In my consulting and contracting career, I have worked with 50 plus small and mid-sized manufacturing companies and with General Motors. Hotly cont... The Do-Rag Dilemma

In my consulting and contracting career, I have worked with 50 plus small and mid-sized manufacturing companies and with General Motors. Hotly cont...

<p><a href=Employee satisfaction is ..."> Employee Satisfaction: Not My Goal Nor My Responsibility

Employee satisfaction is ...

<p>Because of the rough economic times currently, some employers are reducing the benefits they offer <a href= Promote Employee Appreciation of Benefits

Because of the rough economic times currently, some employers are reducing the benefits they offer <p>Compensation is one of the least understood aspects of your company's people practices and policies. Employees do not comprehend the true cost of y...

Employees Don't "Get" Benefits

Compensation is one of the least understood aspects of your company's people practices and policies. Employees do not comprehend the true cost of y...

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Valuing?

A client company is experiencing the downside of a

A few years ago, I attended a Stephen Covey seminar on leadership greatness. The late Stephen Covey was the author of several books, including the eno... Leadership Greatness Summit Take-aways
A few years ago, I attended a Stephen Covey seminar on leadership greatness. The late Stephen Covey was the author of several books, including the eno...
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Develop Your Leadership Brand: Tips for Designing Training for Adults

Adults need a learning environment that reinforces thei...


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Lifetime Job Demands, Work Capacity at Older Ages, and Social Security Benefit Claiming Decisions
"[The authors] consistently found that both non-routine cognitive analytic and non-routine physical demands were associated with worse health, earlier...
Attracting Attention: Freezing of Female Employees' Eggs as an Employee Benefit
"The most attention employee benefits has garnered in a long time occurred when Facebook and Apple recently announced they were offering a new benefit...
Will Massachusetts Employers Be Required to Provide Paid Sick Days?
"When Massachusetts voters go to the polls on November 4, they will vote on whether to enact the so-called Massachusetts Paid Sick Days Initiative ('P...
Court Endorses PTO Use Under California Labor Code for Exempt Employee Partial-Day Absences
"Employers often confuse the strict rules limiting the docking of exempt employees' salary with different rules relating to partial-day deductions und...
Telecommuting: Benefit or Accommodation?
"In 2012, a [U.S. district court in Michigan] acknowledged ... that employers are entitled to judge whether it is acceptable for their employees to wo...
Your Work-Life Balance Should Be Your Company's Problem
"This is the first study to offer evidence based on a randomized trial that workplace interventions, such as increased schedule control and supervisor...
Excerpt: [Official Guidance] Text of Executive Order: Non-Retaliation for Disclosure of Compensation Information
Excerpt: "The [federal government] contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment ...
Workplace Flexibility Still a Pipe Dream for Most
"[R]ecent data ... shows flexible arrangements aren't being offered to most employees, and finds employers' flexible-work options are too limited in s...
Useful 9-page outline describing the May 29, 2013 final regulations. (WellnessRebates) Wellness and the ACA: It's Not as Bad as You Fear!
Useful 9-page outline describing the May 29, 2013 final regulations. (WellnessRebates)
The Future of Wellness: Three Trends That Will Soon Be Everywhere
"Here are three tech-based wellness options HR pros should keep an eye on -- and think about adopting some time in the near future: 1. Gamification......

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from Unemployment Tax Advisory
The long-standing doctrine of Constructive Quit is overturned in Washington State  for those who lost their job because they lost their license to perform their job. Surprising Court Decision in Washington State
The long-standing doctrine of Constructive Quit is overturned in Washington State for those who lost their job because they lost their license to perform their job.
Effective unemployment compensation cost control can reduce the unemployment compensation tax rate you pay. Unemployment Compensation Cost Control Works
Effective unemployment compensation cost control can reduce the unemployment compensation tax rate you pay.
An employer can get one free consultation with Unemployment specialists to help with any claim, policy, tax, or other problem they may have. Free help for employers with any unemployment question
An employer can get one free consultation with Unemployment specialists to help with any claim, policy, tax, or other problem they may have.
An employer can get one free consultation with Unemployment specialists to help with any claim, policy, tax, or other problem they may have.In a bizarre decision, the Commonwealth Court says that suddenly corporate employers may no longer represent themselves at an unemployment hearing! PA UCBR to Appeal Commonwealth Court Decision
An employer can get one free consultation with Unemployment specialists to help with any claim, policy, tax, or other problem they may have.In a bizarre decision, the Commonwealth Court says that suddenly corporate employers may no longer represent themselves at an unemployment hearing!
Doing business in Pennsylvania just got a whole lot more complicated for employers trying to fight unemployment claims. A Bizarre Decision
Doing business in Pennsylvania just got a whole lot more complicated for employers trying to fight unemployment claims.

from topix.net
Many US based investors wonder if they should diversify their portfolio holdings to include some foreign exposure. How to get started with that? Below... Global Investing - Which Is The Best Country To Buy Today?
Many US based investors wonder if they should diversify their portfolio holdings to include some foreign exposure. How to get started with that? Below...
The smallest units start at about $1 million. The penthouse is priced at $49 million, a city record. Amid economic boom, San Francisco mayor faces criticism over who benefits
The smallest units start at about $1 million. The penthouse is priced at $49 million, a city record.
The law protects domestic workers in Massachusetts, which is basically anyone who works for an employer instead of a company, and works within a house... Domestic Workers Bill of Rights takes effect
The law protects domestic workers in Massachusetts, which is basically anyone who works for an employer instead of a company, and works within a house...
After the Great Depression, secular stagnation turned out to be a figment of economists' imaginations........it is still too soon to tell if this will... Is Finland's Economy Suffering From Secular Stagnation?
After the Great Depression, secular stagnation turned out to be a figment of economists' imaginations........it is still too soon to tell if this will...
Acting Town Manager Kevin E. Paicos on last week presented a more than $50 million fiscal 2016 budget that carried out the Town Council's objective no... Southbridge budget proposal tops $50 million
Acting Town Manager Kevin E. Paicos on last week presented a more than $50 million fiscal 2016 budget that carried out the Town Council's objective no...
Cascadia Transportation Enterprises Inc., owned and operated by Willie Nelson of Port Angeles, has begun Northwest Passage Charters. It operates motor... Business Briefs: New charter bus line begins on Peninsula . . . and other items
Cascadia Transportation Enterprises Inc., owned and operated by Willie Nelson of Port Angeles, has begun Northwest Passage Charters. It operates motor...
When folks come west, they leave behind their snow shovels, mittens and &#x201c;Regards to Broadway.&#x201d; Yet every week in Los Angeles, th... Is small theater in Los Angeles getting the curtain call?
When folks come west, they leave behind their snow shovels, mittens and &#x201c;Regards to Broadway.&#x201d; Yet every week in Los Angeles, th...
The law requires people who hire nannies, caregivers and other domestic workers in Massachusetts to adhere to established labor standards and other wo... Photo Courtesy: MGNonline
The law requires people who hire nannies, caregivers and other domestic workers in Massachusetts to adhere to established labor standards and other wo...
Ever since the $15 minimum wage proposal was narrowly approved by City of SeaTac voters, municipal leaders in neighboring Seattle have pushed to impos... Seattle minimum wage law confuses franchises with large businesses | Don Brunell
Ever since the $15 minimum wage proposal was narrowly approved by City of SeaTac voters, municipal leaders in neighboring Seattle have pushed to impos...
The weakening global demand and reduction in global commodity prices is putting pressure on the Australian government revenues, deteriorating its abil... Why Short AUD/JPY?
The weakening global demand and reduction in global commodity prices is putting pressure on the Australian government revenues, deteriorating its abil...

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