Navigating Holidays in the Workplace

Navigating Holidays in the Workplace

Navigating Holidays in the Workplace can be Difficult. The federal government and many private employers observe 12 holidays. The federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not require that employers count …

Employee Handbook Essentials

Employee Handbook Essentials

As a business owner, you have many things on your mind like logistics, staffing, cash flow, and payroll, to name a few. Whether you are a new business or an …

How to Save Money on Retirement Plans

How to Save Money on Retirement Plans

How does a company manage to save money on retirement plans? According to Forbes, when businesses review their retirement plans, they often discover that their current policy may cost them …

Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

Several federal laws protect against pregnancy discrimination or grant rights to workers based on pregnancy or related medical conditions. These rights and protections may include rights to: be free from …

How to Offer Employee Benefits 101

How to Offer Employee Benefits

Have you found yourself asking or Googling any of these questions: How to offer employee benefits? What benefits are the most important to have? How to offer benefits to employees …

3 Tips for Updating Employee Handbooks

Updating Employee Handbooks

Human resource departments have several different tasks on their plates entering the new year. One of the most significant projects is updating employee handbooks for new and current workers. When …

Challenges Women Face While Saving for Retirement

Challenges Women Face While Saving for Retirement

While all employees should have a plan in how they should save up for retirement, female workers have different obstacles standing in their way of comfortable retirement. According to USA …

Ways to Encourage Workers to Use Vacation Time

Encourage Workers to Use Vacation Time

Many U.S. employees have a chronic problem with using their vacation days – they don’t use them. According to a new Robert Half survey, nearly 4 in 10 workers end …

Workplace Culture Should Result in Employee Well-Being

Workplace Culture Should Result in Employee Well-Being

Businesses strive to have their workforce healthy and productive. A new study from Aon Hewitt shows that a positive and successful work environment should be fostering healthy employees. HR departments …