COVID-19 Resources

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Will the FFCRA leave be extended?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Will the FFCRA leave be extended? 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

There has been speculation that the FFCRA leave would be extended beyond December 31, 2020. We answer this question based on the latest, available information.

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Executive Order Protecting NJ’s Workforce During COVID-19

Executive Order Protecting NJ’s Workforce During COVID-19 2560 1709 Balance Point Team

On October 28th, Governor Murphy signed an executive order that provides mandatory health and safety standards to protect New Jersey employees in the workplace during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Executive Order Deferring Employee Social Security Tax: What You Need to Know

Executive Order Deferring Employee Social Security Tax: What You Need to Know 2496 1664 Balance Point Team

On August 28th, the IRS issued some guidance on President’s Trump executive order from August 8th deferring employee social security tax. Here’s what you need to know.

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Protecting Your Business from FFCRA Violations

Protecting Your Business from FFCRA Violations 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

The Department of Labor has stepped up enforcement actions related to the FFCRA. Familiarizing yourself with the law’s provisions is the first step in ensuring compliance.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor: Maintaining Employees’ Privacy During the Pandemic

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Maintaining Employees’ Privacy During the Pandemic 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

In this Q&A, BPHR’s Director Lisa tackles how employers can protect the health and safety of their workers during the pandemic, while maintaining the privacy of their medical information.

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How to Make the Most of Remote Work

How to Make the Most of Remote Work

How to Make the Most of Remote Work 553 2560 Balance Point Team

The workforce might look a bit different these days. Remote teams and flexible schedules have increased in popularity since COVID-19. Here are some ways to make the most of working remotely.

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BPHR AdvisorRecalling Employees to Work

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Recalling Employees to Work

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Recalling Employees to Work 600 400 Balance Point Team

Are you reopening your business? What if your employees don’t feel safe coming back to work? Lisa addresses how you should respond.

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Company Culture and the New Normal

Company Culture and the New Normal 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

Company culture has always been an important part of an organization’s success, but COVID-19 will certainly reshape the efforts for every business. Here’s a look at what company culture may look like as businesses begin to reopen.

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Communicating with Your Furloughed Employees In A Crisis

Communicating with Furloughed Employees In A Crisis

Communicating with Furloughed Employees In A Crisis 600 400 Balance Point Team

As an employer, you can’t erase the inevitable pain that furloughs cause employees. But you can properly manage the transition so that employees remain engaged and connected.

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New Law Eases Paycheck Protection Program Requirements

New Law Eases Paycheck Protection Program Requirements 2560 1513 Balance Point Team

President Trump signed into law a bill that gives small business owners more flexibility when using Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds and applying for loan forgiveness. Here’s what you need to know.

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