by Marc Roberts | May 11, 2023 | Employee Related, News, NYS Laws, Talent Management, Uncategorized, Workplace Safety
There seem to be traumatic, life-altering events happening all around us every other day. Everyday in the news, there’s a new tragedy… and there are even more events that don’t get national attention.
by Marc Roberts | Apr 17, 2023 | Employee Related, Hiring, News, Recruitment, Talent Management, Talent Retention, Uncategorized
The Federal Reserve, responsible for adjusting interest rates to control inflation, has been closely monitoring the job market, which continues to fluctuate. The number of jobs being added each month is slowing down, although it is still exceeding predictions. The unemployment rate is also up, at 3.6%. However, this number is still just about the lowest unemployment rate the country has ever experienced – that is to say, this is not necessarily any reason to panic.
by Marc Roberts | Mar 8, 2023 | Employee Compensation, Employee Related, Talent Management, Talent Retention, Uncategorized
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies have adopted remote working options, but as a “return to office” looms, balancing the needs of onsite and WFH employees can be challenging. This blog explores how employers can ensure equity by recognizing the different needs of employees depending on where they work. It covers topics such as technology, training, work/life balance, retirement benefits, communication, and employee benefits. The key is to maintain flexibility, offer equal benefits, and clear communication to ensure unity in the company and show appreciation for all employees, regardless of their location.
by Marc Roberts | Jan 19, 2023 | Employee Related, News, NYS Laws, Talent Retention, Uncategorized
Employees do have a life outside of work. For many, this includes parenthood! In fact, parenthood doesn’t stop when you go to work.during work hours. So, what’s the solution?
by Marc Roberts | Dec 5, 2022 | Employee Compensation, Employee Related, News, NYS Laws, Pay Transparency, Talent Management, Talent Retention, Uncategorized
This year, New York joined the ranks of states such as California, Connecticut, and Washington who have pay transparency laws on the books.
by Marc Roberts | Nov 1, 2022 | Disabled Employees, Employee Related, Talent Management, Uncategorized, Workplace Safety
Compliance is only one piece of the puzzle, although a crucial one. Companies must provide their employees, both able-bodied and disabled, with access to career development opportunities as well as reasonable workplace accommodations.