EEO-1 Reporting Open Now Through July 19, 2021

EEO-1 Reporting Open Now Through July 19, 2021

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has announced that the 2019 and 2020 EEO-1 Component 1 data collection is now open—the collection had been delayed because of COVID-19. Employers that are required to file have until Monday, July 19, 2021, to submit...
The Struggle to Hire and What Businesses Can Do About It

The Struggle to Hire and What Businesses Can Do About It

If you’re finding it difficult to hire employees, you’re not alone.  Bloomberg reports that many small businesses are struggling to find people who currently want to work—in fact, 42% say they have jobs they cannot fill.  Turnover is also higher than average during...
President Biden signs the American Rescue Plan

President Biden signs the American Rescue Plan

Image Credit : President Biden signs the American Rescue Plan on Thursday, March 11, 2021. (Mandel Ngan | AFP via Getty Images) On Thursday, March 11, 2021,  President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan, a $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill.  Here are the highlights...
Compliance Requirements for a Remote Workforce

Compliance Requirements for a Remote Workforce

According to Gallup, a global analytics and advice firm that helps leaders and organizations solve their most pressing problems, the number of days employees are working remotely has doubled since the pandemic began.  While there are no laws which exclusively apply to...