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    Topic: Hr News

    OFCCP Enacts Pay Equity Audit Guidelines
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | April 8, 2022

    Recently, the Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) initiated new pay equity audit guidelines, prompting...

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    LinkedIn Buys Oribi, An Indication That Virtual Hiring Is Here To Stay
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | March 30, 2022

    LinkedIn has announced that they have officially agreed to purchase Oribi, an Israel-based marketing and analytics company, for about $80 million....

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    Oracle Acquires Cerner, Prepares to Disrupt Healthcare Industry
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | March 28, 2022

    Oracle has acquired Cerner, which could have significant implications for the healthcare industry. Oracle is expanding its scope with this purchase,...

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    IBM Accused of Age Discrimination (and How You Can Avoid It)
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | March 7, 2022

    Age discrimination plays a significant role in today's business climate. With so many older workers retiring during COVID and many younger workers...

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    The Top 5 Free Courses to Boost Your HR Career in 2022
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | February 28, 2022

    With human resources professionals facing more challenges and changes in the workplace than ever before, it can feel overwhelming to keep up....

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    EEOC & OFCCP Collaborate for Innovative 'HIRE' Initiative
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | February 25, 2022

    On January 12, 2022, an initiative launched to encourage fair hiring practices that have helped to increase opportunities for underrepresented...

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    Template: How to Correct and Communicate a Payroll Overpayment
    Picture of Bretton Chatham Bretton Chatham | February 21, 2022

    Overpaying employees more common than you might think. But that doesn't mean it should go uncorrected. Here's what HR pros need to know about why...

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    What To Do If Employees Ask to Be Laid Off
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | February 18, 2022

    Employers often dread organizational layoffs. So what happens when the employee is the one asking for it? Read on to learn why this might happen and...

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    Bipartisan Bill Bans Employer-Mandated Arbitration of Sexual Harassment Cases
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | February 16, 2022

    In a substantial bipartisan effort, the House and Senate have passed the Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment Act of 2021

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    Are Insurance Surcharges Employee-Approved?
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | February 11, 2022

    Many organizations have begun implementing insurance surcharges as a replacement for vaccine mandates in hopes of achieving higher vaccination rates....

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