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Research, Software

Why Employees Are Quitting

April 24, 2018

Via: HR Hero

When turnover rates start increasing, the question on every HR professional’s mind is: Why? Why are employees quitting more now than before? And what can be done about it? Naturally, there are probably hundreds of individual, specific reasons employees leave. […]


Research, Software

Compensation: 38% of Hourly Workers Aren’t Making a Living Wage

April 24, 2018

Via: HR Hero

As an HR professional, you hear a lot about pay equity and the gender wage gap, but how often do you hear about the pay inequality that is plaguing hourly workers? A new report released by Snag (formerly Snagajob), a […]


Research, Software

Are You Sure that Employee Wants a Promotion?

April 23, 2018

Via: HR Hero

While lack of upward mobility can be a reason employees leave the workplace, employers should also know that not all employees are keen to take on a promotion—especially if they have not yet asked for one. Promotions, particularly those that […]


Research, Software

Fair Credit Reporting Act – Employment Law Basics

April 19, 2018

Via: HR Hero

The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) does far more than regulate the exchange of consumer credit information. You need to understand how it applies to employees and applicants in order to ensure compliance. Below is a general summary of your […]


Research, Software

What Is the Hollywood Model of Work?

April 18, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Even if you’ve never been anywhere near a Hollywood studio, you can imagine that it takes hundreds of people to put together a movie—all with differing talents, each with expertise in their respective field. Different actors and directors (and all […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention, Research, Software

Do You Know Why Nearly 75% of Your Employees Plan on Quitting?

April 17, 2018

Via: HR Hero

North America is currently facing a retention epidemic. Organizations are constantly searching for solutions to keep their best and brightest employees on board. In recent years, they’ve even gotten creative with free lunches, smoothie bars, and yoga rooms. But the […]


Research, Software

Do you have to give compensated breaks under the FMLA?

April 17, 2018

Via: Omega HR Solutions

In a recent opinion letter administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, the determination was made that 15-minute rest breaks necessitated by an employee’s medical condition were NOT compensable, at least not all of them. Here is the situation. FMLA […]


Research, Software

Are Transgender People a Federal Protected Class?

April 16, 2018

Via: Blogging4Jobs

Last week, U.S. District Judge Marsha Pechman of the Western District of Washington ruled that transgender people are a protected class. The ruling was in response to the Trump administration’s move to ban transgender people from serving in the military, […]


Research, Software

Gathering Information Before the Door Hits Employees on the Way Out

April 16, 2018

Via: HR Hero

The end of employment is a hectic time for HR. You have to document the reasons for the employee’s departure, deal with benefits issues, and ensure that the soon-to-be-ex-employee’s final paycheck is accurate. Sometimes, you’re simply relieved to get the […]


Research, Software

Be Aware of Common Mistakes in Employee Retirement Plans

April 12, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Employee benefits and retirement plans must comply with various laws and regulations to maintain their tax-qualified status. Some errors that can cause a plan to lose its tax-qualified status may occur in the underlying plan document.More commonly, the error will […]