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November 7, 2019
HR Elements, News

HR Elements: How to Handle Pay-History Inquiries —The Right Way

We’ve all been there. You’ve gotten deep into the job interview process, and then you’re face-to-face with the awkward question: would you share your previous salary? Whether the question rears its head in a digital application or during initial in-persons, none of us like answering it. Many people, especially young people, are less committed to […]
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November 6, 2019
Compliance Alert

Compliance Recap – October 2019

  by Deanna Sizemore, Bim Group Director of Compliance October was a relatively quiet month in the employee benefits world. The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas vacated portions of the current rule implementing Section 1557 that prohibit discrimination on the basis of gender identity and pregnancy termination. The U.S. Court of […]
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November 5, 2019
Affordable Care Act (PPACA), Compliance Alert

Update on Nondiscrimination Regulations Relating to Sex, Gender, Age, and More

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) Section 1557 provides that individuals shall not be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any health program or activity which receives federal financial assistance from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), on the basis of race, color, national […]
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October 24, 2019
HR Elements, Wellness

HR Elements: 4 Steps to a Pet-Friendly Workplace

If your team is waving goodbye to doggy day-care and the days of leaving furry friends at home, congratulations! The trend of bringing dogs to work started soon after what is widely considered the most influential research on dog-friendly offices, published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. Among the many benefits, […]
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