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2020 Minimum Wage Changes in 26 States and 42 Local Areas

on December 11, 2019
The following states, cities, and counties will see increases in minimum wage at the end of the year, starting in 2020, and later in the...
Emily Hartman2020 Minimum Wage Changes in 26 States and 42 Local Areas

How to Increase Interest in Your Training Programs

on December 4, 2019
Your employees recently took your training course on slips, trips, and falls, so now you can report that your company is keeping employees safe. But,...
Brent DaviauHow to Increase Interest in Your Training Programs

Humor as a Learning Tool: The Science Behind it is No Joke

on November 12, 2019
Why did the unemployed zookeeper jump into the snake pit? Because he thought he had COBRA coverage! That, my friends, is what they call a “joke.” And...
Toby GrahamHumor as a Learning Tool: The Science Behind it is No Joke

California November 2019 HR Updates

on November 7, 2019
Every month we cover timely California legislative and regulatory employment updates. Check out what you need to know and gain compliance tips to help you...
Emily HartmanCalifornia November 2019 HR Updates

November 2019 HR Updates

on November 1, 2019
Every month we cover timely federal and state legislative and regulatory employment updates. Check out what you need to know and gain compliance tips to...
Emily HartmanNovember 2019 HR Updates

9 Employee Handbook Topics You Need To Cover

on October 31, 2019
There is a lot of information in the employee handbook, but do you remember what the essentials are? Your handbook sets the organization’s expectations, policies,...
Emily Hartman9 Employee Handbook Topics You Need To Cover

Vacation Payout? Check the Handbook

on October 30, 2019
Q: When an employee terminates, do we have to pay their vacation accrual pay based on their current rate, or can we pay the rate...
Emily HartmanVacation Payout? Check the Handbook

Take It From Goldman Sachs: Employee Engagement Means Money

on October 22, 2019
Goldman Sachs does it. Does your organization do it? By “it” I don’t mean “making a ton of money”—although Goldman Sachs does that, too. The...
Toby GrahamTake It From Goldman Sachs: Employee Engagement Means Money

California October 2019 HR Updates

on October 14, 2019
Every month we cover timely California legislative and regulatory employment updates. Check out what you need to know and gain compliance tips to help you...
Emily HartmanCalifornia October 2019 HR Updates

Is A Performance Improvement Plan What You Need?

on October 9, 2019
You hire every employee to succeed in your organization. But sometimes you have an employee with a bad attitude or maybe an employee who hasn’t...
Emily HartmanIs A Performance Improvement Plan What You Need?

October 2019 HR Updates

on October 4, 2019
Every month we cover timely federal and state legislative and regulatory employment updates. Check out what you need to know and gain compliance tips to...
Emily HartmanOctober 2019 HR Updates

Pop Quiz: Is That a Performance Issue or a Conduct Issue?

on October 1, 2019
Now and then, employees screw up—but not every blunder carries the same weight. Sometimes it’s a simple mistake; other times, it’s the result of a...
Toby GrahamPop Quiz: Is That a Performance Issue or a Conduct Issue?

How to Manage Employees Who Have Bad Attitudes

on October 1, 2019
Q: We have a new associate who isn’t meeting our performance expectations and has a bad attitude towards members of the team that they supervise....
Emily HartmanHow to Manage Employees Who Have Bad Attitudes