We appoint individual contributors into management roles which are not specifically suitable for that individual and tend to let them ‘sink or swim’.* Sink or Swim The sink or swim approach leaves so much to chance because new supervisors are not typically assessed ahead of these promotions for their management potential. Current research supports that: […]
EEO-1 report: All employers with 100 or more employees, and federal contractors with 50 or more employees and $50,000 or more in federal contracts, must file an EEO-1 report by September 30. VETS-4212 report: Federal Contractors and subcontractors with contracts of $150,000 or more are required to file this report each year by September 30. […]
Practice Leader Leesa Schipani of Glastonbury, CT cycled 55 miles in August to support The Tour of the Litchfield Hills’ cancer fundraising event.
Onboarding is an easily neglected yet critical part of the HR function. So why should you do and how do you do it well?
Andy Thiede and Leesa Schipani will be sponsoring the SHRM of Western CT’s annual Employment Law Update on September 22 in Danbury. More information available at:
Nick Daukas will be giving a workshop on behavioral interviewing at the CT Community Nonprofit Alliance on Thursday, September 22. Behavioral interviewing is a technique in which the interviewer determines how an applicant will most likely act or perform in a given situation, by finding out how they similarly performed or acted in similar situations in […]
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[Image from CBIA] On September 21st, Andy, Leesa and Lois will be representing KL with an exhibit table at the CBIA Wage & Hour Update in Wallingford. For more information and to register, visit http://www.eventbrite.com/e/wage-hour-update-registration-26332706835.
Lois Krause (Practice Leader, HR Compliance) will be facilitating a free seminar at Manchester Community College on September 14th at 6:30pm. The seminar will be focused on HR strategies for effective budgeting. Read below for more information: Read the Full Article On:
Andy Thiede presented her first HR Certification scholarship to help an HR professional obtain human resources certification. During the May 2016 presentation ceremony at The Human Resource Association of Central CT, the $500 scholarship was awarded to Turkessa Antrum.