Employment Verification Compliance: Are you Committing Document Abuse?

022-TEG-2015-SUMMERBecky Hochhausen, HR Generalist/Benefits Specialist | Apr 4, 2017
Several companies have been penalized lately for asking newly-hired employees for specific identity or work authorization documents as part of their process for employment verification. This act, known as...

‘Pokemon GO’ Back to Work

022-TEG-2015-SUMMERBecky Hochhausen, HR Generalist/Benefits Specialist | Jul 22, 2016
‘Pokemon GO’ is a viral smartphone game that creates a virtual scavenger hunt leading hunters to 151 different characters, hidden in restaurants, stores, and even the workplace. Its immediate...

The Seven Deadly Sins of Job Interviews

022-TEG-2015-SUMMERBecky Hochhausen, HR Generalist/Benefits Specialist | Apr 13, 2016
Interviewing is a key part of adding any new employee to your company. Who you hire can affect company productivity, morale, and turnover rates, among other things. Here are...

New Year’s Resolutions: Not Just for Individuals

022-TEG-2015-SUMMERBecky Hochhausen, HR Generalist/Benefits Specialist | Dec 30, 2015
With the New Year around the corner, now is a good time to think about New Year’s Resolutions for your business. When most people think of making resolutions, they...

What Makes a Great Place to Work?

022-TEG-2015-SUMMERBecky Hochhausen, HR Generalist/Benefits Specialist | Sep 24, 2015
  The Employer Group was recently ranked #1 Small Business Best Place to Work in Madison Magazine. Making your business a great place to work is important and can help...