As a small business owner, you need to know about FMLA (the Family Medical Leave Act). It requires posters placed in an area where all employees can see. Regulations depend upon the size of your business and number of people you employ.
Human Resources – Hiring, Firing, and Everything in Between
The topic of human resources can be quite daunting, particularly for entrepreneurs and new business owners. What do you do when suddenly you’re the boss? Bright Hub’s Entrepreneurship Channel has an entire area devoted to articles dealing with issues concerning human resources, including topics such as what to look for when hiring, how to write an employee handbook, and how to deal with difficult employees. Our talented writers will also look at some of the legal issues surrounding topics in human resources, such as what benefits you have to offer to prospective employees and how to appeal an unemployment claim. In addition, we’ll offer tips and advice on how to retain star employees, making sure they get the recognition they deserve.