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An Employer’s Guide to At-Will Employment: Definition, Exceptions & More

At-will employment is the foundation of American employment relations for businesses in every state. What does at-will employment mean? ...

How to Write Vacation Request Email (Samples)

Tools & Technology - February 26, 2021

We hope this guide will help you learn how to write a vacation request email, one even your boss cannot deny! Every job comes with some leave entitlement, but how many of...

The Weingarten Card

Tools & Technology - February 17, 2021

A landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court ruled that every employee represented by any labor union and are summoned for an investigatory meeting can ask for ...

FFCRA Regulations for Virus-Related Illnesses

Tools & Technology - February 14, 2021

The Family and Medical Leave Act came out with certain new provisions under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) for virus-related illnesses. The FMLA cove...

How to write a Positive Employee Reference (with examples)

Tools & Technology - February 03, 2021

A reference letter is a letter of recommendation from a former company (outside source) to provide along with new job applications and to new organizations. The letter hi...

10 Fresh Ways to Write ‘Please Find Attached’

Tools & Technology - January 20, 2021

A nicely put email shouldn’t be too much to work. Here we discuss how to write useful alternatives to the “please find attached” phrase. ...

Career Advice You Need to Get Ahead

Tools & Technology - January 19, 2021

As you develop your professional career, you will come into contact with itsy bitsy pieces of career advice. Good advice will motivate and inspire you to do your best and...

How to Write Thank You Emails to Coworkers

Tools & Technology - January 14, 2021

Sending a formal thank you note to your colleagues for any help extended is polite and builds a sense of camaraderie, and shows gratitude and appreciation. While writing ...

Warning Letter to Employee | Sample Warning Letters

Tools & Technology - January 12, 2021

A warning letter is a disciplinary action taken by an organization for disorderly conduct, poor performance or breaking office rules and regulations. ...

Best HR Software Providers: Standard-setters in performance tracking to 401(K) management

Tools & Technology - January 11, 2021

Meet the standard-setters in performance tracking to 401(K) management. ...

California employers face new employment laws in 2021.

Tools & Technology - January 04, 2021

As we approach another year, California employers should reexamine their employee handbook to ensure that it is up to date. Unless it was revised recently, it’s most li...

Employee Handbook Policy Updates: New California Laws for 2021

Tools & Technology - December 28, 2020

As we approach another year, California employers should reexamine their employee handbook to ensure that it is up to date. Unless it was revised recently, it’s most li...

Checklist for HR Department: A Step by Step Guide

Tools & Technology - December 16, 2020

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Labor Secretary Scalia Legalizes Workplace Discrimination Based On Way Out

Tools & Technology - December 09, 2020

The Department of Labor announced a new regulation this week that allows federal contractors to appoint workers according to their religious preferences. The order discri...

Zoom Etiquette : 20 video call tips to help you put your best face forward!

Tools & Technology - September 09, 2020

Working from home? We have 20 golden rules for good video conferencing AKA Zoom etiquette for hosts and attendees. ...

How to write an effective job posting and job descriptions

Tools & Technology - August 16, 2020

We often confuse job postings with job descriptions. A job posting is meant to sell applicants on your organization, team, location, and all the things that make your com...