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2017 Recruiting Data Shows Fewer Job Applicants, More Hires
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
More employment offers were made and more candidates hired in 2017 than in the previous year, while fewer people applied for open positions, according to year-over-year data from Jobvite.
Who Wants to Be a 401(k) Millionaire?
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
A record number of employees have become 401(k) millionaires, up 41 percent from a year earlier according to a big 401(k) administrator’s client data. While retiring as a millionaire is a challenge for people with modest incomes, employers can design their plans and educate workers so that more can achieve this goal.
When Employees Leave: Make Sure Trade Secrets Are Protected
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Technology has made it easier for departing employees to take confidential business information to a competitor—perhaps they moved customer contact information to their smartphone, e-mailed marketing plans to their personal address or transferred documents to a flash drive. Here's what employers can do to safeguard their information.
After-Hours Resignation Didn’t Start Clock for Final Pay
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
When an employee resigns without notice, California law requires the employer to pay all wages due to that worker within 72 hours. So when does the clock start ticking if an employee sends notice after hours? A California appeals court weighed in.
Labor and Employment Law Overview: Indiana
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Indiana labor and employment law overview provided by XpertHR.
Labor and Employment Law Overview: Maryland
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Maryland labor and employment law overview provided by XpertHR.
Labor and Employment Law Overview: Vermont
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Vermont labor and employment law overview provided by XpertHR.
Labor and Employment Law Overview: Virginia
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Virginia labor and employment law overview provided by XpertHR.
Labor and Employment Law Overview: Wisconsin
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Wisconsin labor and employment law overview provided by XpertHR.
Does This Law Apply to My Organization in Indiana?
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Indiana: does this law apply?
Does This Law Apply to My Organization in Maryland?
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Maryland: does this law apply?
Does This Law Apply to My Organization in Vermont?
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Vermont: does this law apply?
Does This Law Apply to My Organization in Virginia?
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Virginia: does this law apply?
Does This Law Apply to My Organization in Wisconsin?
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Wisconsin: does this law apply?
Managers Play Significant Role in Creating Diverse Teams
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Direct reports often reflect their manager's ethnicity when those managers have the final say in hiring decisions, a recent 2018 workplace diversity report found.
Is It Discriminatory to Only Show Job Ads to Young Social Media Users?
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Recruiting tactics that make a company's job ads visible to younger candidates but not to older candidates could mean employers are excluding older job seekers. But is microtargeting a violation of civil rights law?
Applicants Told They Were Rejected Because of Their Names
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
A Missouri health clinic allegedly sent rejection notices to at least 20 female job applicants, indicating that it did not hire job seekers who had what it called "ghetto names." The incident raises the issue of name bias
USCIS Modifies Unlawful Presence Policy for Foreign Students, Exchange Workers
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
A memo from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) clarifies that students and exchange visitors who hold F, J and M visas and have violated the terms of their status will not accrue “unlawful presence” while their applications are pending if they file for reinstatement in a timely manner.
Government Slow to Adopt Digital Recruiting
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Government contractors in the private sector are twice as likely as their public-sector counterparts to use online tools and social media for their recruitment needs, according to a recent survey.
USCIS Director Defends Agency’s Enforcement Role
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:00:00 GMT
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will fully embrace its enforcement authority, said agency director L. Francis Cissna. Critics say recently issued guidance memos move USCIS farther away from its role as a service provider and into an enforcement function.
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