Q&A

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Cannabis Legalization in NJ and the Workplace

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Cannabis Legalization in NJ and the Workplace 1350 900 Balance Point Team

Recreational cannabis is now legal in New Jersey. Here we address what impact it will have on the workplace.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor: What impact might the Biden Administration have on employment law?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: What impact might the Biden Administration have on employment law? 1350 900 Balance Point Team

The Biden Administration has an ambitious agenda filled with labor and employment priorities. In this Q&A, Lisa explores how moving in a business-unfriendly direction could affect employers.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor: What’s in Store for 2021?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: What’s in Store for 2021? 1350 900 Balance Point Team

The ever-changing pandemic guidelines and COVID-19 laws made 2020 BPHR’s busiest year. But what’s on the horizon for 2021?

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Ask the BPHR Advisor: Temperature Screenings for Employees

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Temperature Screenings for Employees 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

New Jersey employers are required to comply with a list of protocols including daily health screenings of employees prior to each shift. In this Q&A, we tackle what employers need to know about temperature checks.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor: Paying Employees for Time Off to Vote

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Paying Employees for Time Off to Vote 2560 1709 Balance Point Team

With the election nearing, Lisa tackles the trending question…Do we have to pay employees for time off to vote?

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Ask the BPHR Advisor: NY’s New Statewide Sick Leave

Ask the BPHR Advisor: NY’s New Statewide Sick Leave 1350 900 Balance Point Team

Governor Cuomo signed into law a paid sick leave program for all New York employees that goes into effect on September 30, 2020. Learn what employers across New York state will be required to provide their employees.

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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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Ask the BPHR Advisor: Conducting an Interview over Video Conference

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Conducting an Interview over Video Conference 2560 1792 Balance Point Team

A good interviewer can make a hiring decision over Zoom. The key to successful video interviews is preparation. Here, Lisa presents tips to help.

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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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Ask the BPHR Advisor“1099” Misclassification Laws

Ask the BPHR Advisor: “1099” Misclassification Laws

Ask the BPHR Advisor: “1099” Misclassification Laws 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

Improperly classifying employees has been a growing problem for New Jersey over the past 10 years. Non compliant employers are facing fines, suspended licenses, and even criminal prosecution. Here’s what you need to know.

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