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    Drew Gieseke

    Drew Gieseke is an aPHR®-certified marketing professional who writes about HR, compliance, and healthcare solutions.
    How HR Can Audit and Update an Existing PTO Policy—and Why it Matters
    By Drew Gieseke on August 11, 2021 | 8 min read time

    PTO policies require regular review for companies to remain competitive, compliant, and financially solvent. Whether completely reworking your...

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    Recruiting Metrics: What HR Needs to be Tracking
    By Drew Gieseke on August 6, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Organizations that are interested in updating and improving hiring practices need to definitively know if their efforts are successful. While there...

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    How to Conduct a Face-to-Face Interview Best Practices
    By Drew Gieseke on August 5, 2021 | 7 min read time

    One of the final stages of the recruitment process is a face-to-face interview between a candidate and the hiring manager for a given role. While...

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    Template: PTO Communication to Remind Employees to Use Time Off Hours
    By Drew Gieseke on August 4, 2021 | 6 min read time

    How does your company handle end-of-year time off requests? Organizations that utilize a “use it or lose it” PTO approach may find HR overwhelmed by...

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    How to Conduct a Phone Interview Step-by-Step Guide and Templates
    By Drew Gieseke on August 3, 2021 | 7 min read time

    Every effective hiring strategy includes hosting phone interviews with job candidates. Yet not every employer knows how to conduct the best phone...

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    New Biden Order Impacts Prescription Drugs, Health Insurance, and More
    By Drew Gieseke on August 2, 2021 | 4 min read time

    President Biden issued an Executive Order in early July 2021 to combat the lack of competition and promote economic growth in the U.S. While the...

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    Updated: Mandatory Vaccination and Other Employer Policies, with Email Template
    By Drew Gieseke on July 29, 2021 | 7 min read time

    In response to the evolving threat of the Delta variant of COVID-19, employers may want to consider a few different approaches in response. These...

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    New CDC Mask Guidelines Recommend Indoor Use for Vaccinated People
    By Drew Gieseke on July 27, 2021 | 5 min read time

    In a dramatic shift from previous guidance, the CDC announced July 27, 2021, that some vaccinated people should wear masks indoors to protect against...

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    DOL: $15 Minimum Wage Rule Proposal for Federal Contractors
    By Drew Gieseke on July 23, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Following an executive order issued by the White House in April 2021, the Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced a proposed rule to raise the...

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    Restaurant Revitalization Fund: ENTRÉE Act May Add $60 Billion in Relief
    By Drew Gieseke on July 23, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Thousands of restaurants across the country continue to struggle with the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic. And while the federal...

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