New Jersey Temporary Disability Benefits Law

  • January 15, 2007

The New Jersey Temporary Disability Benefits Law provides cash benefits to employees who, because of a serious illness or injury, can’t perform their regular jobs...

Ohio Fair Employment Practices Act

  • January 15, 2007

Under the Ohio Fair Employment Practices Act (OFEPA), it’s illegal to subject people to differential treatment based on race, color, religion, sex, national...

Artie McGovern, branding pioneer

  • January 01, 2007

Nowadays, when you hear about celebrities turning themselves into brands, it’s nothing special. In 1925, it was.

Sample Policy: Moonlighting

  • January 01, 2007

The following sample policies were excerpted from The Book of Company Policies, published by HR Specialist, © 2007. Edit for your organization’s...

Sample Policy: Solicitations

  • January 01, 2007

The following sample policy was excerpted from The Book of Company Policies, published by HR Specialist,© Edit for your organization’s purposes. ...

Setting clear performance standards

  • January 01, 2007

"I didn't know what you expected ... Well, no one told me to do it that way!" Have you heard this complaint before? Probably so.

Why Henry Ford doubled wages

  • December 01, 2006

When Henry Ford announced Five-Dollar Day in 1914, it created a sensation. Overnight, the Ford Motor Co. would double the standard wage of automobile workers. Why did...