A new survey of employers regarding Form 1095-C states that 2 in 5 employers are unfamiliar with the form.
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In addition to not having access to COBRA benefits, same-sex couples in domestic partnerships are also subject to different tax consequences than their married counterparts.
I believe that a majority of Americans now support the extension of all civil rights to the LGBT community.
You need to decide what kind of company you want to be, and set the tone all the time.
How could we figure out an ideal percentage for allocating our recruitment spending? We presently spend about 30 percent of our recruiting budget on search functions, 25 percent on advertising, 35 percent on referrals, and 10 percent on boomerangs. Does this sound reasonable? — Math Problem, HR manager, wholesale trade, India
Research reports suggest companies are finding it hard to hire externally. Has this led to an increased rate of internal promotions on average? How are companies filling jobs that become available if there truly is a skills shortage? Our small firm wants to figure out the best strategy to fill jobs that may become vacant in the near future. — Sizing Up the Future, manager, services, Amherst, Massachusetts
How do we develop competencies for lenders? We thought about doing it around loan origination, but that seems too volatile. Plus, we don't want people pushing loans just to meet performance objectives. Any hints on how we can tackle specialized competencies such as this? — Competencies on Loan, Polokane, South Africa
How do we craft a compelling argument to justify the need to retain employees? Our agency is short of staff, yet the unit is saddled with the responsibility of keeping people and property safe by enforcing traffic rules and regulations. We are concerned about the impact of not having adequate staff and want to convince higher-ups to ensure we have the staff we need. — Critical Need, project specialist, government, Nigeria