Baby Boomers & New Adventures

Since 2011, around 10,000 people of the Baby Boomer generation turn 65 every day. Now, the Baby Boomers have to ask themselves: what does retirement look like for me? Research and statistics centers have been studying the exodus of Baby Boomers since the mid-2ooos. According to Bloomberg, this exodus trend plateaued for most of 2016,

By | 2017-05-25T21:54:54-04:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: HR Topics|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Overtime Pay Rules Changes Are Possible

New overtime pay rules just might be on the horizon. Last week, the House of Representatives passed a bill, called the Working Families Flexibility Act of 2017, that would change the way overtime pay is offered. As a part of this law, private sector workers would have the choice to elect compensatory time in lieu

By | 2017-05-03T19:51:38-04:00 May 3rd, 2017|Categories: HR Topics|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Volunteering As A Team

Winston Churchill once said, "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." While we are all making a living by working in our businesses, the question is what are our businesses doing to give back? Volunteering in local communities may seem to be a thing of

By | 2017-04-06T17:32:40-04:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: Corban Cares|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

How To Perform in a Performance Review

When I first started out as a manager, I wasn't sure who was more nervous in a performance review - me or my employee. For some reason, I was oddly nervous that I wouldn't give a good performance in a review. Ironic. As time went on, I became more comfortable and understanding of what my

By | 2017-03-16T20:36:45-04:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: HR Topics|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

ACA: Its Future and You

We are nearing the end of the first month in 2017, and already, we have faced some substantial changes. Of course, we are all expecting more major acts out of Washington in the future. Trump has officially taken his seat in office and began his plans for his first 100 days. With a new president

By | 2017-01-26T20:22:23-05:00 January 26th, 2017|Categories: Affordable Care Act, HR Compliance|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Nobody Likes A Bad Manager

There are a great number of us who have horror stories about managers or supervisors who were horrible. Maybe it was a  manager who yelled, was repulsive, or downright rude and disrespectful. Whether it was at one of your first jobs or maybe later on in your career, it's likely that you could tell a

By | 2017-01-05T21:23:11-05:00 January 5th, 2017|Categories: HR Topics|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Have a Holly Jolly Office Christmas Party

It's the most wonderful time of the year. The month of December is filled with Christmas carols, ridiculous amounts of sugar, and spending time with loved ones. Also making an appearance - the office Christmas party. Human resources experts typically see these kinds of parties as a hot spots for potential HR mishaps. On the

By | 2016-12-13T22:39:29-05:00 December 13th, 2016|Categories: HR Topics|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

A Message on Giving Tuesday

This past week has sure been a busy one. We go from sharing that time with our loved ones and families on Thanksgiving to dodging the crowds and scouring for good deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Today, however, is Giving Tuesday. I love finding good deals as much as the next person, but

By | 2016-11-29T17:23:40-05:00 November 29th, 2016|Categories: Corban Cares|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Veterans: Their Skills and The Workplace

Our thanks to veterans could never be thoroughly conveyed through words alone, but we continue to try each and every day to express our gratitude to them. Our support extends to those who have served and are currently serving, both abroad and at home. When soldiers come home, the transition from a military life to a

By | 2016-11-22T22:05:05-05:00 November 22nd, 2016|Categories: HR Topics|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

One Interview Question Can Tell You More

We've all been there. Sitting in a chair, across from someone you think is a bit intimidating, and filled with nerves. Interviewing is no easy thing. Whether you're the interviewer or the interviewee, it can be stressful on both sides. As the interviewer, you are looking for a candidate that is the perfect fit for

By | 2016-11-08T17:39:14-05:00 November 8th, 2016|Categories: HR Topics|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments