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Why Do My Candidates Keep Dropping Out?

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What Are OSHA’s COVID-19 Requirements?

HR Question: As an employer, I am concerned with creating a safe workplace for my employees, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. What are OSHA’s COVID-19 requirements? HR Answer: Since the 2009 outbreak of the H1N1 Flu, regulatory agencies have been considering the creation of an infectious disease standard for employers. Until the Occupational […]

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What Features Should I Consider in a New Applicant Tracking System?

HR Question: My company is considering purchasing an Applicant Tracking System to help organize and bolster our recruitment process. There are so many options out there in the market! What Applicant Tracking System features should we keep in mind as we go through our search? HR Answer:  As we roll into 2021, companies are beginning […]

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New Year, New COVID Questions: Mandate the Vaccine? Extend Paid Leave?

HR Question: Although I was hoping to leave the challenges of 2020 behind, I’m finding that they’re seeping into 2021 – along with new challenges. Now, I’m faced with new COVID questions to confront: mandate COVID vaccines … or not? Extend Paid Sick Leave and EFMLA … or not? How do I make the best […]

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How Can I Help My Staff Prevent Work-Related Injuries?

HR Question: With more of my employees working from home, how can I help my remote staff prevent work-related injuries? HR Answer: As many organizations have adjusted to a drastic increase in the number of employees working from home, many leaders and professionals are now having to address new challenges as it relates to work-related […]

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How Year-End HR Responsibilities Have Changed in 2020

HR Question: This year has created many new HR requirements. Is there anything, in particular, I should be aware of as I prepare to tackle my year-end HR responsibilities? HR Answer: As we approach the end of 2020, there are many upcoming reporting requirements to prepare. It’s important to recognize that each organization’s situation may […]

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How Can I Help My Employees Stay Safe During the Holidays?

HR Question: I hear many of my employees making plans for the holidays, which include family and friends from all over. I’m worried about them contracting COVID-19 and bringing it into our workplace. How can I help my employees stay safe during the holidays? HR Answer: It’s no secret that the 2020 holiday season will […]


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