New Sick Leave Laws Effective 7/1/17, Are You Affected?

73-TEG-Staff-2014-CropMarcus Neumaier, SHRM-CP, HR Generalist | Jun 26, 2017
Effective 7/1/17 there will be new laws going into effect for the state of AZ, Cook County (IL), the city of Chicago, and the city of Minneapolis. Though these...

New Year! New Policies?

73-TEG-Staff-2014-CropMarcus Neumaier, SHRM-CP, HR Generalist | Feb 3, 2017
When was the last time you revised your employee handbook? If the answer is more than two years, you will want to take some time this year and revisit...

Wait – What?  How to Give Bad News.

73-TEG-Staff-2014-CropMarcus Neumaier, SHRM-CP, HR Generalist | Sep 26, 2016
In one way, shape or form, nearly everyone will have to inform another of bad news at some point in his/her life.  Working in the HR field is no...

Employee Complaints: What is Your Responsibility?

73-TEG-Staff-2014-CropMarcus Neumaier, SHRM-CP, Human Resources Generalist | Jul 11, 2016
Open door policies: these policies are a staple among employee handbooks and are meant to encourage communication between employees and management or human resources. So, what is your responsibility...

Are Your Job Ads Turning Applicants Away?

73-TEG-Staff-2014-CropMarcus Neumaier, SHRM-CP, HR Generalist | Mar 9, 2016
As an employer in search of a new team member for your organization, the job ad you post is possibly the first glimpse an applicant may have at your...