Unemployment Fraud

Unemployment fraud is on the rise and adding to employer and employee challenges.

Here is some guidance on what you can do about it, and how you can stop it:

When fraud is suspected, it should be reported by employers or individuals. Maine – www.maine.gov/unemployment/idtheft Massachusetts – …read more…

Seven SHRM 2019 Takeaways for Small and Mid-Sized Businesses

(from the 24-Hour HR Support Center)

Nearly 20,000 HR professionals attended this year’s annual SHRM conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. If that sounds like a packed convention center, it was!

The theme for the conference was “Creating Better Workplaces.” The sessions themselves covered a range of topics across the HR …read more…

The Three Ways HR Makes Employment More Profitable

(From the 24-Hour HR Support Center)

HR covers a lot of territory—much of it cluttered with paperwork—but it really does have a precise business purpose. The point of HR is to make employment more profitable. HR does this in three fundamental ways. First, HR protects the organization against employment-related lawsuits …read more…

How to Make Meetings with Remote Employees Effective

(from the 24 Hour HR Support Center)

Even with video conferencing and messaging apps, fully involving remote employees in team and company meetings remains a challenge. There may be no replacing the experience of being physically in the room, but you can take steps to make these meetings more productive …read more…