Category Archives: Human Resource

Five Employment Law Trends to Lookout for in the Year 2019

Paid Family Leave In 2019, eligible employees in New York State will receive up to 10 weeks of Paid Family Leave and up to 55% of their average weekly wage (capped at 55% of the State’s average weekly wage) during their paid leave. The maximum benefit of 12 weeks off and 67% of average weekly wage will […]

Sexual Harassment Policy and Training Required by New York State

SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICY AND TRAINING REQUIRED BY NEW YORK STATE Pursuant to a new State statute that takes effect October 9, 2018, all employers are required to immediately establish a sexual harassment policy and provide the policy in writing to all employees in their primary language, and continue to provide employees such policy on a […]

7 Employee Engagement Tips

When it comes to engagement, don’t just look to your membership. Target your own employees, too. According to Gallup Poll last year, only 31.5 percent of U.S. employees reported feeling engaged in their jobs. Imagine the increase in productivity if you could inspire people and truly engage them at work. Here are seven employee engagement tips […]