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Cannabis Legalization in NJ and the Workplace

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

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6 Goals to Tackle Over the Next 6 Months

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As the U.S. recovers from the pandemic, employers may be asking themselves “Where do we go from here?” From strengthening your workforce to minimizing your litigation risk, we compiled six objectives to focus on over the next six months.

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When Payroll Support is Not Enough

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An Ohio-based nursing home violated overtime laws after following advice given by their payroll provider. We explore when you can rely on your payroll representative and when you need something more.

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Protecting Your Business from FFCRA Violations

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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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Maintaining Employee Privacy

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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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4 HR Practices Your Small to Mid-sized Business Should Adopt

4 HR Practices to Adopt

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Keeping up with HR changes can be daunting. Make sure you’re not only up to date with employment laws, but that your HR information systems can accommodate the demands of the new changes.

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How to Transition Beyond a PEO

How to Transition Beyond a PEO 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

Is it time to shift away from a PEO and incorporate all HR process into your business? Before reaching a decision, ask yourself the following questions…

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Our 2019 Must-Read Articles

2019 Must-Read Articles

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Before heading into the new year, take a look back our must read articles of 2019. There’s a ton of information you won’t want to miss, when planning your goals for 2020.

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Adhering to the New FLSA Overtime Rules

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On January 1st 2020, new FLSA overtime rules will apply. This could require you to adjust salaries and re-classify employees. Here’s what you need to know to prepare.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor- Are Pay Cuts Legal?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Are Pay Cuts Legal?

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During economic difficulties, employers may turn to pay cuts as an alternative to layoffs. But is it legal? Here’s everything you need to know.

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