Germeen Tanas

Germeen is an aPHR-certified writer on the marketing team at BerniePortal. She writes about HR, healthcare, and benefits.
Germeen Tanas
    What Should HR Consider When Hiring a Minor?
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 29, 2024

    Many employers enjoy giving young people access to good jobs and opportunities. However, there are some essential employment laws HR must keep in...

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    FTC Votes to Ban Most Noncompetes
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 24, 2024

    Do you use a noncompete agreement at your workplace? According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), around 30 million American workers are...

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    DOL Releases Updates on Overtime Salary Threshold
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 23, 2024

    The news we’ve all been patiently (or impatiently) waiting for is finally here! The DOL has announced that it will publish a final rule raising the...

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    EEOC Guidelines for AI in the Workplace
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 19, 2024

    In 2023, iTutorGroup, an online learning platform based out of China, used an Artificial Intelligence (AI) recruitment software that was programmed...

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    EEOC Announces Final Rule on Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA)
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 16, 2024

    On April 15, 2024, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued a final rule on The Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA).

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    Key Takeaways from Weekdays with Bernie 2024
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 15, 2024

    We just wrapped up another phenomenal Weekdays with Bernie (WWB) Conference!

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    Employer Requirements Under USERRA
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 4, 2024

    In 2023, LeRoy Torres, an army reservist and Texas state trooper, was awarded $2.49 million in a USERRA lawsuit. Torres was deployed in Iraq where he...

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    5 Processes HR Should Document
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 2, 2024

    HR parties of one already have an abundance of tasks to keep up with. From hiring to managing performance to maintaining compliance, being an HR...

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    What Does It Mean That the War for Talent Is Going Global?
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | April 1, 2024

    The talent search is no longer a skirmish or a battle. It’s a WAR! As a strategic HR leader (and mighty soldier), part of your role is to be on the...

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    OFCCP Announces Plan to Open Contractor Portal for Compliance Tracking
    Picture of Germeen Tanas Germeen Tanas | March 26, 2024

    The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) defines Affirmative Action as “the obligation on the part of the contractor to take action...

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