1-Minute Strategies: March ’10

  • March 22, 2010

Manage your “invisible résumé” by rewriting the sections you don’t like ... Perfected your bragalogue yet? Communications coach Peggy...

Fringe benefits: Watch your P’s and Q’s

  • January 03, 2010

As an owner of the company, you’re probably entitled to your fair share of perks (p’s) and qualified benefits (q’s). Generally, the perks you receive,...

Pension Protection Act of 2006

  • January 02, 2010

HR Law 101: The Pension Protection Act of 2006 allows employers to more easily move employees from defined benefit plans to defined contribution plans. It also...

Same job, different pay: Is that legal?

  • November 23, 2009

Q. We have two employees who have the same job title, job description and functions. We pay one a flat salary ($120,000). We pay the other a base salary plus a fixed...

No joint employer liability under ERISA

  • October 18, 2009

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) requires employers to follow the terms of their collective bargaining agreements when they contribute to employee...