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Prioritize Safety in the Workplace with Human Resource Development

Did you know your company culture has a significant correlation on safety and number of recordable incidents? Company culture is a concept that's largely developed by human resources and HR strategy. Company culture fosters positive employee development and strategic...

The Benefits of ASO Payroll Services for Small Businesses

ASO services include:
– payroll services
– tax form filing
– positive work environment management

Is 2023 The Year Of Workers’ Rights?

Image by Oleksandr Pidvalnyi from Pixabay  In 2022, there was a significant increase in union organizing. And at the end of the year, two laws expanding the rights of workers were passed by Congress. The first one, the Pregnant Workers Protection Act, obliges...

Lack Of Employee Attendance Will Be Cited In Performance Reviews

Image by Alyibel Colmenares from Pixabay  A new study has revealed some interesting information concerning workers. For companies requiring employees to be in the office at least once a week, 500 of these managers were asked by Capterra if they would enact stricter...

Employing Our Nation’s Youth

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio As the United States industrialized over the 19th century, factories and mines often sought the nation’s youth for a variety of tasks. In fact, 18 percent of the nation’s workforce consisted of children aged 10 to 15-years-old. Oftentimes,...
Prioritize Safety in the Workplace with Human Resource Development

Prioritize Safety in the Workplace with Human Resource Development

Did you know your company culture has a significant correlation on safety and number of recordable incidents? Company culture is a concept that's largely developed by human resources and HR strategy. Company culture fosters positive employee development and strategic...

Is 2023 The Year Of Workers’ Rights?

Image by Oleksandr Pidvalnyi from Pixabay  In 2022, there was a significant increase in union organizing. And at the end of the year, two laws expanding the rights of workers were passed by Congress. The first one, the Pregnant Workers Protection Act, obliges...

Lack Of Employee Attendance Will Be Cited In Performance Reviews

Image by Alyibel Colmenares from Pixabay  A new study has revealed some interesting information concerning workers. For companies requiring employees to be in the office at least once a week, 500 of these managers were asked by Capterra if they would enact stricter...

Employing Our Nation’s Youth

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio As the United States industrialized over the 19th century, factories and mines often sought the nation’s youth for a variety of tasks. In fact, 18 percent of the nation’s workforce consisted of children aged 10 to 15-years-old. Oftentimes,...

SB 1162- California’s New Pay Transparency Law

Effective January 1, 2023, California enacted a new pay transparency law (SB 1162) with the intent toamend both the California Government Code section 12999 and the California Labor Code section 432.3.As an enhanced hybrid of both California Codes, SB 1162 seeks to...

DHS & Remote I-9 Verification Comprehensive Overview

Jan 23rd, 2023  Form I-9 is the first introduction to the world of immigration & work authorizations. The U.S. immigration laws focus on employers enforcing these laws. When a new hire begins, employers inspect official documents and verify the employee's legal...

The 101 On The New Form I-9

Photo by Sora Shimazaki Form I-9 is a critical step in the hiring process. Employers hiring new workers must have each new employee complete the I-9 to verify the employee’s eligibility to work in the United States. Likewise, recruiters who place employees must also...

An 8 Step Guide For New Managers

Moving into a managerial position can come with many different emotions. Managers are responsible for motivating and supporting their employees to achieve their potential. While this is exciting, it can be a little stressful as well. Because many managers start their...

New Year: New W-4 Exemption Required

Photo by NordWood Themes on Unsplash With a New Year upon us, it’s time for employees to submit a new Form W-4! Although most employees may continue with their existing Form W-4 on file, many other employees may have experienced a lifestyle change (or changes) during...

1099 Independent Contractors and Backup Withholding

Photo by Marten Bjork on Unsplash In 2005, a Texas masonry business hired and utilized several subcontractors to perform the labor necessary on behalf of the business.  For the tax years 2005-2008, the business owner had filed Form 1099 to report the payments...