Are you still looking for ways to cut your business's 2011 tax bill? Here are 10 tax-saving deals, ranging from buying a personal vehicle to cashing in worthless stock to claiming the generous 179 deduction of up to $500,000 this year.
A corporate crisis could kill your career or it could position you for future success. Tips for handling a corporate crisis in a way that benefits your career: Do extensive homework before joining an employer. Resist the desire to quit. Keep meticulous records about your crisis management.
Perfume? Too personal. Coffee maker? Too expensive (unless it’s a group gift). The rules for gift-giving at work, in those offices that swap presents, are fairly straightforward. Here’s advice from experts:
Giving great presentations requires skill, work and practice. So if you want to take the easy way out and look like a rank amateur, here are 15 surefire tips to guarantee that you leave a really bad impression.
OSHA has issued enforcement instructions regarding incidents of workplace violence. Officials will use the directive to decide whether allegations of workplace violence warrant an investigation. It also details methods employers can use to minimize the possibility of workplace violence.
’Tis the season for employees to be stressed and distracted by online shopping, post-party hangovers, visiting relatives, end-of-year deadlines, money woes and sugar-induced bellyaches. Here’s what to watch out for when the holidays are just around the corner.
Winter isn’t a challenging season just because of the lousy weather. It’s tough on payroll staff, who must ensure that the company’s pay policies jibe with the Fair Labor Standards Act when employees leave early, arrive late or just stay home because of snow. Here are the rules for nonexempts and exempts.
When it’s time to produce a newsletter, whether bound for print or available to view online, Microsoft Word has enough tools in its toolbox to add all those polished features you would expect for page layout. Four tips on banners, columns, page borders and linking text boxes:
The holidays are nigh—a time filled with goodwill toward all. Except maybe for you, as you’re charged with handling a bonus payroll, in addition to the regular payroll. If holiday bonuses are in your company’s future, be sure to cover these bases.
The EEOC numbers announced this month show that America’s ongoing economic struggles are continuing to fuel the job discrimination fire in 2011. Employees filed 99,947 charges of job discrimination with the EEOC in fiscal year 2011. That’s the highest number of job bias complaints filed by employees in the EEOC’s 46-year history.