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    Boss vs. Leader: What’s the Difference?
    By Lauren Brown on July 27, 2021 | 3 min read time

    At the beginning of 2021, experts forecasted a trend of turnover in the workplace referred to as a “Turnover Tsunami.” A new report from...

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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...

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    BernieU Courses Eligible for Free HRCI Recertification Credits
    By Lauren Brown on July 27, 2021 | 4 min read time

    *The use of this official seal confirms that this Activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®)  criteria for recertification credit...

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    New Executive Order Promotes Competition and Innovation in 7 Areas of the Economy
    By Lauren Brown on July 26, 2021 | 4 min read time

    President Biden’s Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy establishes a government-wide effort to solve the most pressing...

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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...

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    Restaurant Revitalization Fund: ENTRÉE Act May Add $60 Billion in Relief
    By Drew Gieseke on July 23, 2021 | 3 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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    Three Things HR and Employers Should Ask About Form 1095-C Software
    By Drew Gieseke on July 23, 2021 | 3 min read time

    As organizations continue to adopt streamlined technology solutions, more and more are shifting their approach to ACA filing by using HR tech that...

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    TikTok Introduces New Resume-Sharing Platform Using Social Media Videos
    By Lauren Brown on July 22, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Social media platform TikTok introduced a brand new way for job seekers to pitch their resumes—through TikTok videos. This new way of...

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    2021 Retention Ideas and Best Practices From 7 HR Experts
    By Drew Gieseke on July 21, 2021 | 6 min read time

    How an employer approaches employee retention says a lot about how they view their workforce. Thanks to the pandemic, hybrid offices, and other...

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    Why is COBRA So Expensive?
    By Lauren Brown on July 20, 2021 | 3 min read time

    The last thing an individual wants to worry about when losing their job is losing health insurance. When someone receives their COBRA packet,...

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