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How to Comply with New Home Care Worker Legislation

Posted on July 25th, 2014 8:42 am | Comments(0)

With last year’s decision to overturn a decades old exemption that excluded home care workers from many of the Federal Labor Standards Act’s laws, it is now time to start seriously considering your compliance with the new legislation.   As of January…

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Friending Employees on Social

Posted on June 17th, 2014 12:24 pm | Comments(0)

While the positive impacts of social media for business is obvious, it can also blur the professional and personal boundaries of employers and their employees.  While friending employees on social networks such as Facebook may seem harmless, the risks outweigh…

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HR Software Implementation: Why it’s So Important

Posted on June 11th, 2014 8:54 am | Comments(0)

If your organization is looking to implement new HR software such as payroll, recruiting, workforce management, or scheduling software, you know all about comparing pricing, features, and system requirements. However, the implementation of your software is just as important as…

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Rise in FLSA Lawsuits: What it Means For You

Posted on June 5th, 2014 8:27 am | Comments(0)

Lawsuits filed under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), which have increased every year for almost a decade, have increased another 5 percent this past year. The rise in FLSA lawsuits meant that last year a record 8,126 FLSA lawsuits…

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How to Prevent Unauthorized Overtime

Posted on May 28th, 2014 8:58 am | Comments(0)

Although sometimes necessary, excessive amounts of overtime can hurt your business’ bottom line. Without a manager’s approval, employees may even take it upon themselves to work overtime, even if an alternative work arrangement can be made. Prevent Unauthorized Overtime Legally…

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Going Paperless in Business: What you Need To Know

Posted on May 21st, 2014 8:32 am | Comments(0)

The concept of a paperless business seems like common sense. In 2014, why would anyone still use an archaic medium like paper? As many business owners have found, transitioning to a paperless office is easier said than done. Not only…

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5 Tips for Building an Awesome Part-Time Employee Onboarding Program

Posted on May 6th, 2014 9:12 am | Comments(0)

Building a successful onboarding process is particularly important for part-time employees. Not only do part-time and hourly employees experience 4 times higher turnover rates than that of full-time and salaried employees, but it is exponentially more likely to occur in…

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6 Personality Traits to Look For In Part-Time Workers

Posted on April 30th, 2014 8:18 am | Comments(0)

Hiring part-time workers can be challenging. Not only do they experience some of the highest turnover rates, but with more part-time employees in the workforce than ever, selecting the best part-time workers during the hiring process is extremely important. Hiring…

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Replacing Legacy Workforce Management Systems

Posted on April 15th, 2014 8:59 am | Comments(0)

Many organizations struggle with replacing outdated software systems that no longer function efficiently. Even highly structured organizations such as NASA and the Federal Government struggle with legacy systems that are difficult to manage and do not integrate with newer software….

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Sick Pay Regulations: What You Need To Know

Posted on April 1st, 2014 8:42 am | Comments(0)

With sick pay regulations taking effect in New York City, now is the time to brush up on your knowledge of sick pay ordinances across America. The Sick Pay Conversation Renewed New York City recently announced changes to its sick…

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