Internships: To Pay or Not to Pay?
Offering a seasonal internship is appealing to many companies. It’s a great way to gain new insight into your business, as well as get low-cost or even free work. But there is...Gender Discrimination: Are Women the Only Victims?
When hearing about gender discrimination, most people think about females, but it can happen to either sex. While women seem to get more press (think Wal-Mart), are there really...Can You Recognize Discrimination in the Workplace? Take a Quiz and Find Out!
I'll sue you for denying me a job because I'm a woman! I'll sue you because you fired me because I'm over 40 years of age! These statements are so true today...Quiz Your Knowledge of FMLA Regulations
Are you up to date on your understanding of the provisions associated with FMLA? Regulations carefully outline acceptable and unacceptable business practices. Even so, there is...Are You Up to Date on Current Workplace Safety Regulations? Test Yourself!
Companies and employers who fail to keep the workplace safe can and will find themselves swimming in fines from OSHA or other federal or state agencies. How well do you understand workplace...A Quick Quiz to Test Your Knowledge of Labor Laws
Afraid of employee lawsuits or fear an employee may get the upper hand by claiming you, as the employer, aren’t following employee labor laws? These situations happen all...Giving Employees Compensatory Time Off in Lieu of Overtime? Read This First!
The Fair Labor Standards Act, also known as the Wages and Hours Bill is a Federal law that establishes minimum requirements for hours worked by employees, wages, premium overtime and...An HR Guide to FMLA
The Family and Medical Leave Act is a crucial bit of legislation that spells out employee rights and employer obligations. At the same time, it regulates the situations in which an...Do You Have to Permit Employees to Vote or Serve on Juries?
So your employee has been called to jury duty. Or, he or she wants to cause an upheaval in the political infrastructure by voting. Understanding your employee's rights and responsibilities...HR Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Sexual Harassment?
Do you think you can recognize just about any instance of sexual harassment that walks down the corridor outside your office? Take this quiz and find out how many of the scenarios...