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Six Tips for Managing Stress in the Workplace

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

  We’re all supposed to feel stress from time to time. It’s the way the body responds to demands and dangers. A stressful event triggers the release [...]

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Payroll Tax Deferral Executive Order: What you need to know

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

Payroll Tax Deferral Executive Order On August 8, 2020, President Trump signed an executive order that defers payroll tax obligations in light of the [...]

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DHS Relaxes In-Person I-9 Inspection Requirements

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

DHS Relaxes In-Person I-9 Inspection Requirements On July 18, DHS announced another 30-day extension of this temporary rule. The rule is now set to [...]

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Harassment Prevention Considerations With a Remote Workforce

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

  There's been a surge in employees working remotely since COVID-19 hit the US. With a remote workforce comes new and unique challenges for ensuring [...]

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8 Tips on how to avoid disciplining and terminating pitfalls

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

What You Need to Know Before Disciplining or Terminating an Employee The prospect of corrective action or termination makes a lot of managers [...]

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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of LGBTQ Employment Protections

Categories: HR, Employees, Compliance

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of LGBTQ Employment Protections Today the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that employers may not discriminate [...]

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The Ins and Outs of Conducting Background Checks

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

The Ins and Outs of Conducting Background Checks What you need to know when conducting background checks as part of your hiring process. The practice [...]

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How to Have Productive Virtual Meetings

Categories: HR, Management

How to have productive virtual meetings. Even with video conferencing and messaging apps, fully involving remote employees in team and company [...]

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4 Ways Your Company Culture Shows Your Employees Appreciation

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

4 Ways to Show Employees That You Appreciate Them How often do you say “thanks” to your team? Daily, occasionally, during an annual review?  Saying [...]

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How to Help Underperforming Employees

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

How to Help Underperforming Employees There are a lot of reasons why an employee or a team may be underperforming, and sometimes it takes a little [...]

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New I-9 Policy Due to COVID-19

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

New I-9 Policy Due to COVID-19 The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued a temporary policy to allow employers to accept expired List B [...]

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How You Can Support Your Employees Mental Health During COVID-19

Categories: HR, Management, Employees

How You Can Support Your Employees Mental Health During COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on everyone’s mental health. People have [...]

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