DOL’s FMLA Forms Now Sporting 2021 Expiration Date

The Oswald Letter - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 04:00

The U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) new model forms for Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) administration are now available, but don’t expect any substantive change. Only the expiration date has changed. designer491 / iStock / Getty Images Plus The new forms, available on the DOL website, are identical to the old forms except they now carry...

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DOL’s FMLA Forms Now Sporting 2021 Expiration Date

Resources for Humans: - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 04:00

The U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) new model forms for Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) administration are now available, but don’t expect any substantive change. Only the expiration date has changed. designer491 / iStock / Getty Images Plus The new forms, available on the DOL website, are identical to the old forms except they now carry...

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Company Freed from Liability in Harassment Case Based on Prompt Complaint Response

EntertainHR - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 04:00

On June 25, 2018, the 11th Circuit held that a district court did not err in rejecting a jury verdict in favor of an employee on her sexual harassment claim and granting judgment in the employer’s favor. After all, the employer took prompt remedial action by immediately instructing the alleged harasser to stay away from […] The post...

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Company Freed from Liability in Harassment Case Based on Prompt Complaint Response

The Oswald Letter - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 04:00

On June 25, 2018, the 11th Circuit held that a district court did not err in rejecting a jury verdict in favor of an employee on her sexual harassment claim and granting judgment in the employer’s favor. After all, the employer took prompt remedial action by immediately instructing the alleged harasser to stay away from the employee,...

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Company Freed from Liability in Harassment Case Based on Prompt Complaint Response

Resources for Humans: - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 04:00

On June 25, 2018, the 11th Circuit held that a district court did not err in rejecting a jury verdict in favor of an employee on her sexual harassment claim and granting judgment in the employer’s favor. After all, the employer took prompt remedial action by immediately instructing the alleged harasser to stay away from the employee,...

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English-Only Policies Are Presumptively Unlawful Under New FEHA Regs

EntertainHR - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 10:39

California leads the United States in foreign-born and non-English- speaking residents. According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, almost half of all Californians speak a language other than English at home. Nearly one-third of the state’s population is foreign-born (10 million people), which accounts for about a quarter of the...

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English-Only Policies Are Presumptively Unlawful Under New FEHA Regs

The Oswald Letter - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 10:39

California leads the United States in foreign-born and non-English- speaking residents. According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, almost half of all Californians speak a language other than English at home. Nearly one-third of the state’s population is foreign-born (10 million people), which accounts for about a quarter of the...

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English-Only Policies Are Presumptively Unlawful Under New FEHA Regs

Resources for Humans: - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 10:39

California leads the United States in foreign-born and non-English- speaking residents. According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, almost half of all Californians speak a language other than English at home. Nearly one-third of the state’s population is foreign-born (10 million people), which accounts for about a quarter of the...

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Employee Benefit Options: Helping with Student Loans

EntertainHR - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:44

Average student loan balances across the country continue to rise, which leaves many new employees struggling with debt before they’ve even managed to start their first full-time role. This weighs heavily on the minds of many job applicants and is one of the reasons some employers have started offering student loan assistance as a benefit...

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Employee Benefit Options: Helping with Student Loans

The Oswald Letter - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:44

Average student loan balances across the country continue to rise, which leaves many new employees struggling with debt before they’ve even managed to start their first full-time role. This weighs heavily on the minds of many job applicants and is one of the reasons some employers have started offering student loan assistance as a benefit...

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Employee Benefit Options: Helping with Student Loans

Resources for Humans: - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:44

Average student loan balances across the country continue to rise, which leaves many new employees struggling with debt before they’ve even managed to start their first full-time role. This weighs heavily on the minds of many job applicants and is one of the reasons some employers have started offering student loan assistance as a benefit...

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Did You Just Make a Bad Hire?

EntertainHR - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:37

Hiring a new employee is as much an art as a science. There are often a clear set of skills that you can look for, but there’s also that elusive idea of “fit” and simply finding someone whose expectations are in alignment with what the organization has to offer. Hiring someone who is not a […] The post Did You Just Make a Bad Hire?...

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Did You Just Make a Bad Hire?

The Oswald Letter - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:37

Hiring a new employee is as much an art as a science. There are often a clear set of skills that you can look for, but there’s also that elusive idea of “fit” and simply finding someone whose expectations are in alignment with what the organization has to offer. Source: fizkes / iStock / Getty Hiring someone who is not a good fit or someone...

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Did You Just Make a Bad Hire?

Resources for Humans: - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:37

Hiring a new employee is as much an art as a science. There are often a clear set of skills that you can look for, but there’s also that elusive idea of “fit” and simply finding someone whose expectations are in alignment with what the organization has to offer. Source: fizkes / iStock / Getty Hiring someone who is not a good fit or someone...

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New Study on Small Businesses: Wage Growth Declining, Hours Worked Increasing

EntertainHR - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:15

A recent study by Paychex sought to explore trends in wage growth and hours worked among small businesses. That report shows that small business wage growth has decreased, despite an increase in weekly hours worked. Down 0.12% in August to 99.22, the Small Business Jobs Index has fallen for three consecutive months and is 0.73% […] The post...

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New Study on Small Businesses: Wage Growth Declining, Hours Worked Increasing

The Oswald Letter - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:15

A recent study by Paychex sought to explore trends in wage growth and hours worked among small businesses. That report shows that small business wage growth has decreased, despite an increase in weekly hours worked. Source: erhui1979 / DigitalVision Vectors / Getty Down 0.12% in August to 99.22, the Small Business Jobs Index has fallen for three...

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New Study on Small Businesses: Wage Growth Declining, Hours Worked Increasing

Resources for Humans: - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:15

A recent study by Paychex sought to explore trends in wage growth and hours worked among small businesses. That report shows that small business wage growth has decreased, despite an increase in weekly hours worked. Source: erhui1979 / DigitalVision Vectors / Getty Down 0.12% in August to 99.22, the Small Business Jobs Index has fallen for three...

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The Coaching Conversation and the Story

EntertainHR - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 04:00

The human brain is an amazing organ. It comprises the same biological matter as the rest of the body, but remarkably, it somehow gives rise to consciousness and self-awareness. Despite years of research, scientists are still mystified by how it actually does this. Nobody really understands how living cells, sorted and connected in just the...

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The Coaching Conversation and the Story

The Oswald Letter - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 04:00

The human brain is an amazing organ. It comprises the same biological matter as the rest of the body, but remarkably, it somehow gives rise to consciousness and self-awareness. Despite years of research, scientists are still mystified by how it actually does this. Nobody really understands how living cells, sorted and connected in just the right...

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The Coaching Conversation and the Story

Resources for Humans: - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 04:00

The human brain is an amazing organ. It comprises the same biological matter as the rest of the body, but remarkably, it somehow gives rise to consciousness and self-awareness. Despite years of research, scientists are still mystified by how it actually does this. Nobody really understands how living cells, sorted and connected in just the right...

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