Second-richest man proposes 3-day workweek (and it’s not as crazy as it sounds)

At a business conference in Paraguay, business tycoon Carlos Slim made a pitch that will certainly the eyebrows of your employees.  The CEO of the Mexico-based telecom company Telmex said it was time...
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Compare Free Price Quotes on Payroll Services

No matter how meticulous and experienced you are, handling payroll can be a headache. Add in the stress of potentially stiff penalties for tax filing omissions, and you’re left with a financially-induced...
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Compare Free Price Quotes on Group Health Insurance

Variety is the spice of life. It’s also pretty important when it comes to the group health insurance plans you offer employees. While health insurance is one of the most important benefits employees...
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Answers for Today’s K-12 Network

The Internet plays a vital part of daily activity in today's K-12 network. Students, teachers and administrators are using this tool as a means of expanding the classroom experience. Network administrators...
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Producer Administration and Compensation Transformation: The Next Frontier for Transformation

This white paper will illustrate the checkpoints and business drivers that illustrate the current realities facing insurers. You will also find some interesting hard numbers gained from IBM's work in the...
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LGBT Executive Order Signed by Obama

Executive action that President Obama promised to take on gay and lesbian and transgender discrimination has finally arrived.  On Monday the president signed an executive order forbidding federal contractors...
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Supreme Court Prohibits Warrantless Mobile Phone Searches, Underscores Individual Right to Privacy

The Supreme Court of the United States’ recent decision prohibiting warrantless mobile phone searches incident to arrest underscores unique privacy concerns raised by modern technology. The decision...
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The Future of HR: Build a Smarter Workforce

However, major shifts are changing the way we work – making work increasingly interconnected, instrumented, and intelligent. Each of these shifts are accelerating and magnifying problems we have today,...
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New Illinois Law Forbids Criminal Background Checks Until Applicant Selected for Interview

A just-signed law in Illinois limits employers’ ability to conduct criminal background checks on job applicants. Under the new law, the Job Opportunities for Qualified Applicants Act, signed by...
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Discussion Point: Where Does HR Go From Here?

Another day, another disruption. Or at least that’s how it must feel for most every department in organizations today. The repercussions of the combined digital, social, mobile trifecta radiate...
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