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    Drew Gieseke

    Drew Gieseke is an aPHR®-certified member of the Marketing team at Bernard Health, where he writes about HR, compliance, and healthcare solutions.
    Juneteenth Established as Federal Holiday with Bill Signed by Biden
    By Drew Gieseke on June 17, 2021 | 2 min read time

    On Thursday, June 17, President Biden signed a bill establishing June 19 as Juneteenth National Independence Day. The new federal holiday, which...

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    IRS Releases New Tool for Non-Filers to Claim Advance CTC Payments
    By Drew Gieseke on June 16, 2021 | 4 min read time

    In spring 2021, Congress passed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), which introduced a flurry of changes to U.S. laws and regulations....

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    7 HR Experts Reveal How Recruiting Could Look Different by 2022
    By Drew Gieseke on June 15, 2021 | 7 min read time

    Between returning to the office, hybrid work opportunities, out-of-state employees, and more, it’s clear that industries around the country are in...

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    What is a Blended Workforce and How Can it Help Small Businesses?
    By Drew Gieseke on June 9, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Every business is different. Some organizations need full-time employees in every department while others only require certain skills on a...

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    How State-Sponsored Retirement Plans Could Help Your Employees Retire
    By Drew Gieseke on June 8, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Many U.S. employees are on the verge of a retirement crisis. An alarming article published in BenefitsPRO reported that “[a] sizeable chunk of the...

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    How to Fill Out Form 7200 Tutorial for Advanced Employee Tax Credits
    By Drew Gieseke on June 7, 2021 | 5 min read time

    Legislative responses to the COVID-19 pandemic introduced entirely new compliance requirements for small and mid-sized employers. And while many...

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    The Best Retention Metrics Employers Should Be Tracking in 2021
    By Drew Gieseke on June 4, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Countless employers are focused on hiring top talent, but how many organizations commit the same time and resources to employee retention?...

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    Overtime FAQ: Common OT Questions and Answers Employers Need to Know
    By Drew Gieseke on June 3, 2021 | 6 min read time

    The ins and outs of overtime policies can get tricky. From federal government regulations and exempt vs. non-exempt status to everything in...

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    How Expiring Federal Unemployment Benefits Could Impact Employers
    By Drew Gieseke on June 2, 2021 | 5 min read time

    As the COVID-19 pandemic winds down in the United States, more than two dozen states have elected to suspend or opt out of offering federal...

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    New 2022 $6 Trillion Budget to Boost Infrastructure, Jobs, and More
    By Drew Gieseke on May 28, 2021 | 4 min read time

    On Friday, May 28, 2021, President Joe Biden proposed a $6 trillion budget as part of his administration’s ongoing effort to restructure the...

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