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COVID-19 Legislation Considerations for Small Business Owners

COVID-19 Legislation Considerations for Small Business Owners

Thursday, April 2nd, 2020 NOTE: This document is not legal advice and is up to date as of April 1, 2020. This situation is still changing rapidly and you shouldwork with your HR team/CPA and/or attorneys to determine the right course of action for your company or...

Employer Action: New Poster Requirements

Monday, March 30, 2020 Information is coming at us fast and furious, and we know things are changing every day for employers when it comes to dealing with the novel Coronavirus. How we work, when we work, and even IF we work are all impacted. One thing we do know is...

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Thursday, March 19, 2020 We know there are a lot of questions out there regarding the bill that Congress passed yesterday. Below is a *very* abbreviated overview of the items that pertain to small businesses (under 500 employees). There is a LOT more covered in this...

September ’19 HR To Do List

Monday, August 26, 2019 Can you believe it's nearly 4th quarter already?! Now is the time to start preparing for the madness of 4th quarter - the more you prepare now, the easier it will be at year-end. Kids are back in school in September! Do you need to revisit any...

August ’19 HR To Do List

Monday, July 29, 2019  Summer  break is coming to an end and it's nearly Back To School! Getting kids back to school can mean productivity in your office can get a boost, as everyone settles back into their usual routines. Some reminders for both Bay Area companies...

New Minimum Wage Rates Effective July 1

Sunday, July 01, 2018 July 1 is a big day this year! In addition to San Francisco's Consideration of Salary History Ordinance going into effect today, the minimum wage in several California cities and towns is increasing as well. Northern California cities with...

May ’19 HR To Do List

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 May is typically a slower month for HR, but never fear! There's always something important to get done! Slower months can mean a greater opportunity to focus on your company culture, plan some fun office events, and get everyone ready for...

April ’19 HR To Do List

Monday, April 08, 2019 Welcome Spring! If you follow us on Facebook or Instagram, you already know that our theme of the month is Spring Cleaning! This applies not only to the home; a good spring cleaning at the office can have a huge impact on productivity! Consider...

January ’19 HR To Do List

Monday, December 31, 2018 2018 has come and gone already, and with January upon us it's a natural time to sit down with your goals and new initiatives for the year ahead, and lay the groundwork to make all those great initiatives come to fruition! Our theme of the...

National Day of Mourning December 5th

Tuesday, December 04, 2018 Tomorrow, December 5, 2018, will be a National Day of Mourning, as we pause to celebrate and remember the life of President George HW Bush, or simply, "41." Whatever your politics are, whether you voted for him or not, and whether you agreed...

December ’18 To Do List

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Time flies when you're having fun! We're amazed that 2018 is drawing to a close already...here in the Bay Area we finally have some rain and it actually feels like fall! We encourage everyone to get outside and find that elusive balance -...

Planning a Company Holiday Party?

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 'Tis the season....the season for parties galore!  Whether you're planning the whole thing or just "policing" it, the Company Holiday Party can be  fun for everyone - even if you're in HR!  We've worked up some tips to make the party less of...

Planning your Company’s Holiday Party?

Sunday, November 26, 2017 'Tis the season....the season for parties galore! There's nothing like a great holiday party, but if you're in HR, you may be the one planning your  company's holiday party. How is it that those of us who are telling people not to drink at...

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