Onboarding Tips, Trends, and Best Practices for Organizations in 2021
    By Ryan McCostlin on April 29, 2021 | 1 min read time

    Experts predict that a “Turnover Tsunami” is imminent, thanks in part to the eventual end of the coronavirus pandemic. In the latest episode of HR...

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    COBRA Subsidy: Who’s Eligible, How it’s Funded, and How to Deliver Notices
    By Ryan McCostlin on April 23, 2021 | 1 min read time

    COBRA compliance can be difficult, especially if you’re handling it yourself. Now, it’s even more complicated thanks to recent stimulus bill...

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    How to Maximize HR Effectiveness in Your Organization
    By Ryan McCostlin on April 16, 2021 | 1 min read time

    HR can shift how it’s viewed within an organization to become more effective at completing results-getting activities.  In the latest episode of ...

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    The Best and Worst Questions to Ask During a Job Interview
    By Ryan McCostlin on April 8, 2021 | 1 min read time

    Job interviews can be stressful for applicants—but they’re not easy for hiring managers, either. Aside from actually finding the right person for...

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    Nine Ways the New Stimulus Package Could Impact Small Businesses
    By Ryan McCostlin on April 1, 2021 | 2 min read time

    The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) is here. In the latest episode of HR Party of One, I broke down the newest stimulus bill into easily...

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    What Should HR Do if You Overpay an Employee?
    By Ryan McCostlin on March 26, 2021 | 1 min read time

    Overpaying an employee isn’t the end of the world, though it may seem that way at the time you discover it. Not only does it happen all the time...

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    How to Teach Your Employees the Art of Resigning Gracefully
    By Ryan McCostlin on March 18, 2021 | 1 min read time

    How your employees resign matters. And, believe it or not, organizations can teach employees how to resign with grace. Doing so not only makes...

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    Step-by-Step Tutorial: New Form W-4 for 2021 Employee Tax Withholdings
    By Ryan McCostlin on March 11, 2021 | 1 min read time

    How do you fill out the 2021 version of Form W-4? It’s a document most employers are familiar with, but some relatively recent changes may impact...

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    Would You Fire an Employee for a Social Media Post?
    By Ryan McCostlin on March 4, 2021 | 1 min read time

    Should people be fired for social media posts? It's a complicated issue that seems like it's always in the news. In the latest episode of HR Party...

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    Four Ways the Biden Presidency Could Impact Employer Health Coverage
    By Ryan McCostlin on February 26, 2021 | 2 min read time

    With a new president in the White House, a new set of priorities and policies are already shaping everything from labor law to the economy....

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