Hire in Haste, Repent at Leisure

In March, Colorado was one of four states reporting the lowest unemployment rates since 1976, turning in the nation’s lowest rate at 2.6 percent. A tighter...

The Working Families Flexibility Act

Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill that would amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA) to provide a choice...

One More Piece of the FLSA Puzzle

The highly anticipated Final Rule change to the salary basis threshold goes into effect December 1, 2016. Most employers are focused on analyzing compensation data to...

Alphabet Soup Now a Regular Item on HRCI Menu

For practitioners who may be considering a professional credential in the realm of human resources, the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) is “throwing testing windows out...

Exempt or Non-Exempt: That is the Question

But what is the answer? Although the initial inclination may be to panic, start with the basics and dust off those job descriptions for review. By now,...