October 24th, 2012

Employment Law Basics: Getting a Grip on the Ins and Outs of OSHA

Employment laws can be confusing and downright scary. They don’t have to be. As a public service, from now until my special Halloween webinar Answers to the World’s Scariest Employment Law Questions, I’ll be tackling each major law one by one to give you what you REALLY need to know. By the end,…

IRS Announces What Employees May Contribute to Retirement in 2013

The IRS has perfectly timed the announcement of the 2013 pension limitations during National Save 4 Retirement Week, which ends this Saturday. Notice IR-2012-77 declares the cost-of-living (COLA) adjustments that will impact the dollar limitations for pension plans and other retirement accounts for tax year 2013 for both employer and employee contributions. It…

The Success Dilemma: Is Your Talent Keeping Up With Your Growth?

According to a new study by the Kaufmann Group, the Silicon Valley isn’t the only location for high growth in recent years. Salt Lake City and Indianapolis are in the top 10 for locations with high growth companies. Growth is happening and in unlikely places and sectors. Are you ready? In times of growth, your talent will have to step…

How LinkedIn Is Eating the Recruitment Industry

Software is eating the world — Marc Andreesen Marc Andreesen believes software is eating the world. In a seminal Wall Street Journal article, he argues the next 10 years will see every industry vertical disrupted by software, with incumbents replaced by fast-growing online companies. Retailing? Amazon. Movie rental? Netflix. Video games? Zynga. Marketing?…