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Employment Law

3 key questions about the ADA and substance abuse

1/12/2017
When you suspect that an employee has a drug or alcohol abuse problem that is affecting job performance, be careful not to mishandle the situation.
Compensation & Benefits

Trend watch: Could contractors get benefits?

1/12/2017
The state of New York may be about to consider legislation that would create a system of “portable” benefits that would give independent contractors some of the advantages employees have.
Hiring

40% of employers plan to add full-time staff this year

1/10/2017
The hiring outlook for 2017 is the best the U.S. has seen in a decade, with 40% of employers planning to hire full-time, permanent employees over the next 12 months.
HR Management

Snapshot: What women look for when they look for a new job

1/10/2017
Women more than men will shop around for job opportunities that fit them and their lives.
Employee Relations

Let employee pick location for performance review

12/22/2016
When you set up performance review meetings, let employees choose the time and place.
Terminations

It's OK to fire staff who protest taxes, file false W-4

12/22/2016
Consider a policy that allows for terminating employees who file false W-4s.
Article Archives

Puzder hearings postponed

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Puzder confirmation likely despite Dem doubts

Training must accommodate disabilities

Start 2017 with updated job descriptions

Half of employees leave vacation days on the table

DOL updates guidance on proxy voting by benefit plans

Snapshot: What should Trump and Congress do about the Affordable Care Act?

HSA balances increasing

2017 brings higher minimum wage in 22 states

The HR I.Q. Test: January '17

Inside job: One quarter of positions filled internally

Does your organization have a network czar?