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Affordable Care Act: Your Delays and Deadlines Update

September 18, 2013
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Here’s a quick look at the delays and impending deadlines affecting employers.
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Economy, Obama Administration Policies Are Top Employer Priorities in 2013: Survey

July 9, 2013
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Employers are focusing on current economic conditions and the policies of the Obama administration this year, according to a survey conducted by law firm Littler Mendelson.
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What Are Some Standard Guidelines for Working at Home?

May 2, 2013
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Our software company is evaluating the idea of letting some employees work from home. However we are concerned about cutting down on distractions and making sure they remain productive. We want to provide some basic "work at home" guidelines to them. What would you suggest we include? —Set Yourself Up for Success
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Manufacturing Should Ratchet Up Recruitment of Women, Experts Say

March 4, 2013
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Women make up about a quarter of the manufacturing industry's workforce, according to a recent report by Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute. The same report suggests the industry should actively focus on recruiting women to fill hundreds of thousands of empty positions.
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'Shipping' and Handling: Picking the Right People to Head Overseas Is Paramount

March 1, 2013
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Companies are increasing the number of corporate globe-trotters to emerging markets such as Brazil and China, but there is a potential price to pay beyond moving furniture.
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Ford to Add 2,200 U.S. Salaried Workers This Year

January 11, 2013
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The hiring surge is the largest increase in salaried workers in more than a decade, the company said in a written statement.
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