How to Make Meetings with Remote Employees Effective

How to Make Meetings with Remote Employees Effective

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...
Employer Correction Request Notices

Employer Correction Request Notices

Recently, the Social Security Administration (SSA) began mailing informational notifications to businesses who submitted wage and tax statements (Form W-2) that contain name and Social Security number (SSN) combinations that do not match their records.  The SSA...
When Employment Is Impersonal, Courtesy Goes Out the Door

When Employment Is Impersonal, Courtesy Goes Out the Door

In December, The Washington Post reported on an odd, eyebrow-raising phenomenon in the working world: employees are “ghosting” their employers. If you’re unfamiliar with the term, ghosting is an unfortunately common practice in the dating scene. It occurs when someone...
Unconscious Bias in the Workplace

Unconscious Bias in the Workplace

In an effort to create more diversity-friendly workplaces, companies have been training employees to recognize their unconscious biases.  As the term implies, these biases are below the surface, unintended, and often undesired. They’re implicit rather than explicit....
The Value of Employment Branding

The Value of Employment Branding

What is Employment Branding? Employment branding is the process of creating market perception of an organization as an employee’s choice in the labor market.  Employment branding is essential to analyze so that employers can understand what motivates individuals to...
Washington’s Birthday Bank Holiday Notice

Washington’s Birthday Bank Holiday Notice

Plan Ahead for Washington’s Birthday Bank Holiday Payroll Banks will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2019, in observance of Washington’s Birthday. If you are a direct deposit customer or CPS Checks customer, please submit payroll at least one business...