Is the Annual Performance Review a Piece of Cake For You?

Marcus Neumaier, SHRM-CP, HR Generalist | Oct 26, 2017
As the year is swiftly coming to a close, as managers, it may be time for you to start planning for your employee’s annual performance review. For some, this...

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

Marcus 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?

Marcus 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.

Marcus 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?

Marcus 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...