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The Essential Guide to Employee Engagement

In this special Insider Report, we’re diving head first into best practices behind supercharging employee engagement to positively impact your bottom line by reducing turnover and boosting productivity-outlining both short-and-long-term strategies for increasing engagement and maintaining it at a high level.

The Definitive Employee Handbook Checklist

The employee handbook: It sounds so routine, like something that’s been around forever and just needs a quick and easy update every year or so, a task that an HR professional like yourself can handle with ease. But considering the rapidly changing legal landscape and the ever-growing number of ways for employers to find themselves […]

5 Reasonable Accommodation Pitfalls to Avoid in California

While most employers in California are aware they have a duty to accommodate the disabilities of qualified individuals, many struggle with the specifics of when an accommodation is required and how the accommodation process should work from a legal perspective.

10 Tips to Make Telecommuting Effective for Your Business

Did you know that 60% of companies currently offer some type of telecommuting benefit to their employees?  And that 1/3 of employees report that they’d be willing to take a pay in exchange for telecommuting benefits? Whether you already have a telecommuting program in place or you’re considering offering any form of an off-site benefit […]

Protecting Women in the California Workplace

Homicide is a leading cause of work-related death for women, second only to roadway incidents.  The statistics surrounding workplace violence and women are staggering, and as an employer in California, it is your legal responsibility to protect your employees. In 2014, Senate Bill 400 went into effect, prohibiting California employers from firing or discriminating against […]

With Worksite Enforcement Increasing, I-9 Compliance Is Essential

HR departments can expect to see the number of worksite enforcement investigations skyrocket in 2018 given the U.S. government’s renewed focus on immigration. This makes Form I-9 compliance essential for companies looking to avoid the headaches and fines that can accompany an I-9 inspection. While most HR professionals understand the importance of I-9 compliance, many […]

2018 HR Compliance Danger Zones

When Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential election, no one knew what to expect when it came to regulatory compliance. But now that we’re a full year into President Trump’s first term, we’re learning more about what we can expect in the years to come. From paid sick leave to immigration and everywhere in between, […]

2018 Immigration Trends Report

Even as the Trump administration places tighter restrictions on work authorizations and more closely scrutinizes individual visa applications – and borders tighten around the world – U.S. companies report that sourcing foreign talent remains critical to their success. That is among the findings of Envoy’s Third Annual Immigration Trends Report. Conducted by The Harris Poll, […]