Beyond dating, ‘ghosting’ becoming common in workplace

By: | 01.23.19 | HR Compliance
“Ghosting” has come to mean suddenly ceasing all communication in the dating context. But it turns out that getting ghosted is not just reserved for the dating world – it is happening in the workplace as well. With low unemployment, workers have more ...

2019 National Business Trends Survey shows continued business optimism tempered by talent challenges

By: | 01.19.19 | Surveys and Reports
KING OF PRUSSIA, PA (January 19, 2019) – Employer Associations of America (EAA) has released the results of its 2018 National Business Trends Survey. Midatlantic Employers’ Association (MEA) is a member of EAA and the survey includes results from its Members...

Don’t let this happen to you – Lessons from the Estée Lauder parental leave settlement

By: | 01.16.19 | HR Compliance
In the competition for talent, companies continue to offer increased benefits to employees.  Among the most popular of these benefits is parental leave.  In light of a recent position taken by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), however, emplo...

Reduce the impact of flu season: 7 workplace tips

By: | 01.07.19 | HR Compliance
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), seasonal flu causes employees in the United States to miss approximately 17 million workdays per year, at an estimated $7 billion a year in sick days and lost productivity. The CDC further advises that we are in the m...

New Jersey, New Year, New Posters

By: | 01.07.19 | HR Alerts
If you have not done so already, now is the time for New Jersey employers to post updated labor law posters reflecting the New Jersey Sick Leave requirements and the recent increase in New Jersey’s minimum wage rate (effective January 1, 2019 the New Jersey minimu...

E-Verify Unavailable During Government Shutdown

By: | 01.03.19 | HR Alerts
Members who use E-Verify to confirm worker eligibility should be aware that E-Verify is not operational during the government shutdown. Certain E-Verify policies have been implemented to help minimize the impact of the shutdown. They are detailed on the E-Verify we...