Human Resources

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At just 18 years old, Anna “Rosie” Napravnik ranks fifth among all jockeys in wins. Her mounts snagged more than $3.5 million in purses in 2006, and Napravnik earned 10 percent of that.

The IRS has delivered a holiday “present” to employers and tax professionals: new guidance on reporting and withholding requirements for deferred compensation plans.

The following sample policy was excerpted from The Book of Company Policies, published by HR Specialist, © 2011. Edit for your organization’s purposes and related state law. _____________________ “The undersigned understands and agrees that the Company has a vital interest in retaining the loyalty, fidelity and continued employment and association of its employees and customers. [...]
The following sample policies were excerpted from The Book of Company Policies, published by HR Specialist, © 2007. Edit for your organization’s purposes. _____________________   Sample Policy 1: “Sick leave is earned from the first day of employment at a rate of one (1) day per month, culminating in a maximum of ninety (90) days. [...]
The following sample policies were excerpted from The Book of Company Policies, published by HR Specialist, © 2007. Edit for your organization’s purposes. _____________________ Sample Policy 1: Sexual Harassment “XYZ is pledged to preserving a working environment free from sexual harassment. Harassment is against the law and is a form of gender discrimination. The aim [...]
The following sample policy was excerpted from The Book of Company Policies, published by HR Specialist,© Edit for your organization’s purposes. _____________________ “In order to avoid interruption of work and protect you from unnecessary annoyance, solicitation of or by employees is prohibited in work areas during work time. Work time does not include lunch or [...]