Confused about how to manage employee requests for unscheduled, intermittent FMLA leave? Feel taken advantage of by employees who've learned to game the so-called "Friday-Monday Leave Act"?
You can do more with Microsoft® Outlook® than just email! Most of us use Outlook for email. Some use it for both email and calendaring. But few of us know how to get calendaring and tasks to really help us manage our time and workload.
Now is the time to review your attendance and pay policies to make sure they cover all the bad-weather bases and comply with the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
The IRS is in the middle of intensive line-by-line payroll audits to ensure that your withholding procedures are 100% correct. And it's not just the IRS. The U.S. Department of Labor has been on the prowl lately for employers that slip up on the confusing retirement and health benefit contribution rules. Even worse, the tax reform plan being debated now would only complicate your withholding.
In every management job, coaching challenges occur on a regular basis. But since no one is born knowing how to be a coach, managers must learn the specific skills and techniques required to handle these situations effectively.