Holiday Stress and Its Impact at Work

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The holidays are supposed to be filled with joy and family time. Most people dread the holiday season due to deadlines during the shortened workweek, meeting expectations for the end …

The Search for Prospective Employees

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Recently, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) published findings from a July 2021 study that showed over 40% of workers were “actively searching for a new job or planned …

What You Need to Know: I-9 Compliance

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Knowing you are in I-9 Compliance as an HR Professionals is important. Are you in Compliance? The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA) bars employers from hiring individuals, …

Heat Illness – What You Need to Know

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If you work, exercise, or recreate outside, it will come as no surprise that it is hot! Along with sun and heat comes the associated risks, including sunburn, dehydration, and …

What You Need to Know – Performance & Termination

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Overview – Understanding Employment at Will Termination, while often unpleasant, is simply a necessary part of the employment relationship. Once an employment relationship no longer serves the needs of both …

Performance Evaluations & Appraisals

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Performance Evaluations & Appraisals – Summary The performance evaluation is an opportunity to meet and discuss the employee’s job performance, priorities, and goals. The evaluation should focus on key behaviors …

Navigating Holidays in the Workplace

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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 …

Vehicle Safety is Still Important in 2021

Vehicle Safety is Still Important in 2021

Even with self-driving cars and advanced safety features vehicle safety and safe driving is still important in 2021. Driving a vehicle on a public roadway is one of the most …

Employee Handbooks 101

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Employers use employee handbooks as an efficient way to communicate essential information to employees about company. In addition, some policies may provide general notice and details of employee rights required …