U.S. Appeals Courts Issue Conflicting Decisions on Whether ACA Permits Tax Subsidies of Health Care Coverage Purchased Through Federal Exchanges

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia struck down the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) rule providing for federal tax credits for health insurance purchased through federal exchanges, while...
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How An Applicant Tracking System Can Help Attract and Recruit Top Talent

You can gather information from sources such as LinkedIn, HR portals and tradeshows. Contact businesses similar to yours in size, needs and industry, and ask about their experiences with specific ATS vendors....
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Finding Exceptional Talent With Applicant Tracking and Verification Systems

Essential to the recruiting process of many companies, an applicant tracking system enables hiring managers to search a database of resumes and job applications. Searches are performed using keywords,...
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Sweet Smell: Union Can Organize Cosmetic, Fragrance Department Employees at Macy’s

Unions scored a victory last week in their efforts to organize smaller groups of employees into separate bargaining units. Forty one employees in the fragrance and cosmetics department at a Macy’s...
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N.M. Court Okays Reimbursement of Injured Employee for Cost of Medical Marijuana

An employer must reimburse an injured employee for the cost of medical marijuana used to treat his condition, the New Mexico Court of Appeals has ruled. The injured employee suffered severe back pain from...
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EEOC: Medical Inquiries Policy Violated ADA

If what the EEOC alleges actually happened at Erie Strayer Company, then the company messed up royally under the ADA and is facing serious damages. According to a lawsuit the EEOC just filed against the...
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7 warning signs a great employee’s about to quit

We all want to hold onto our best, brightest employees. And sometimes, a key component of that retention effort is being able to recognize when they’re trying to locate greener pastures and finding...
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Workplace follies: 11 amazing things employees did instead of their jobs

OK, everyone knows the pace in the office tends to slow a bit during the dog days of summer. People take vacation and almost everyone seems a little more easygoing. But you probably don’t want people this...
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The Dos and Don’ts of hiring talent from your competitors

Where’s the likeliest place to find the kind of talent you need? Your direct competitors, of course. Guest post author Adam Robinson offers some tips on hiring these top performers efficiently and...
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Understanding Oracle Workforce Reputation Management

Talent Management Excellence Essentials is a go-to e-publication that covers talent, performance, and compensation strategies. Mark Bennett, Director of Product Strategy at Oracle, contributed an article...
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