Archive for the Employment Category

FLSA: Exempted and Non-Exempted Employees

Posted on December 30, 2014 by

FLSA stands for Fair Labor Standards Act, which mandates employers to pay fair wages to workers or employees. However, this act is not applicable to all the employees. There are employees who are exempted from this law. Also, there are some employees who are not exempted from this law. Thus, many employees and employers are […]

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How to Hire a Lawyer for Your Small Business

Posted on May 22, 2014 by

Hiring a good lawyer is crucial for your small business because the lawyer represents the interests of your business. In fact, hiring a lawyer is the most important decision you make, so it requires precise planning and research. It involves looking at the lawyer’s biographical information, does the lawyer charge for an initial interview, kind […]

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Employment Laws for Employees of California

Posted on April 28, 2014 by

Employment laws protect workers in various ways, from different eventualities pertaining to workplace accidents, issues, lay off and job loss, etc. Therefore, it’s sensible for an employee of California to know the laws that safeguard them. This article discusses a few useful laws for the benefit of the employees of California. Minimum wage The current […]

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NFIB Reports on Weak Employee Hiring among the U.S. Small Firms

Posted on February 16, 2011 by

According to the National Federation of Independent Business, in August, 11 percent of the companies surveyed increased the average employment by 2.3 employees. The payroll was cut by an average of 3.5 workers which constituted 13 percent of respondents. This was decreased from 15 percent in July. It was reported that there were no changes […]

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Five Essential Qualities You Should Check Before Hiring An Attorney

Posted on December 17, 2010 by

If you are planning to hire a good attorney for your business or personal purposes then check few things before selecting one. You have to evaluate the service of the attorney before hiring one. The following are few things that you should check before hiring an attorney. Ensure the affordability: Check whether you can afford […]

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How To Prepare For An Interview

Posted on October 4, 2008 by

Being prepared in advance is a key step to ensure more successful interview experience. When invited in for an interview, candidates should make sure they understand: The nature of the job for which they are interviewing. Get a job title, the department and any details before going for the interview. Who will be doing the […]

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