The Ins and Outs of Jury Duty Leave

The Ins and Outs of Jury Duty Leave

Most adults in the United States are subject to being summoned for jury duty. Obviously, being summoned for jury duty has the potential of impacting an employee’s ability to work as anticipated. In order to protect employees and permit them to perform their civic duty, all states have passed jury duty l...
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Salaried-Exempt Employees and Paid Vacation Leave

Salaried-Exempt Employees and Paid Vacation Leave

Many employers have chosen to designate some of their employees as exempt for purposes of overtime requirements as permitted by federal and state overtime laws. In most situations when an employer designates an employee as exempt, they must pay the employee on a salary basis. One of the costs of paying...
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Interviewing Applicants: 6 Questions to Avoid

Interviewing Applicants: 6 Questions to Avoid

Every employer faces the task at some point of finding the right employee to fill a job vacancy. Failure to hire the right employee may lead to significant costs in terms of both time and money, not to mention potential damage to customer relationships and co-worker morale. To hire the right employee, e...
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