Special Blog! New Proposed Rule: Overtime Update

On March 7, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor released a proposed update to the current overtime rule. Before you panic, it’s not an entirely new rule, it’s merely an update to the already existing overtime regulations. Current Overtime Law An employee’s status determines if they are eligible for overtime pay. An exempt employee is … Read more
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Paid time off (PTO) categories in a PTO bucket

PTO Categories and Your Paid Time Off Policy

If you haven’t heard us by now, then you’ve heard it somewhere else.  Encouraging employees to maintain a good work-life balance is an important part of your business.  Not only do employees benefit from taking ample time off to care for themselves, but your company also does.  Are you wondering how you benefit from employees … Read more
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Workplace Health: sleep, diet, exercise, water

Working for Workplace Health

Have you ever washed your hands at a restaurant, and read the “Employees must wash hands before returning to work” sign as you are scrubbing?  How did it make you feel?  Did you instantly question what you were about to eat? Moreover, what about you had already eaten—who needs a reminder for that?!  Alternatively, perhaps … Read more