Discrimination, paid leave, illegal interview questions; workplace laws are ever changing. Keeping up with them? It’s exhausting at best and impossible at worst….
The CLEAR Report
In our latest issue, we look at scaling a workforce using Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and provide some ideas on how to create SOPs the easy way.
NEW YORK’S ACA SMALL BUSINESS SILVER LINING
CLEAR CEO and founder Joe Carfagno guest blogs about the ACA mandate and how it impacts healthcare coverage for New York’s small businesses.
When he was a practicing attorney, Chris saw a variety of employment claims brought against small business owners. Today, he works to protect employers by educating them about EPLI, employment law and all types of compliance matters…
My colleague’s son had just received his student teaching assignment. “Why am I the only one who has to teach in an inner city school?” he complained. “Look at it this way,” she answered. “Maybe you’ll inspire just one kid—and he’ll become a teacher, or a business owner. Just think Steve, of all the people he will touch in his lifetime—and what a huge difference you’re going to make in the world…”
Where would you be without your team? In my case, the answer would be ‘not very far.’ Savvy business owners know that their employees are the lifeblood of their business and the better your talent, and the longer you keep it, the more likely you are to be successful. It’s just common sense, right?…
If you were a fan of the 1990s hit TV show The Wonder Years, you probably remember Jack Arnold as the typical 1960s dad—strict disciplinarian, old fashioned, protective. Unfortunately, some small business owners fall into Jack’s paternalistic behaviors and …
National Magazine Reports Why Make a Wish® Is CLEAR’s Designated Charity
CLEAR’s partnership with Make-A-Wish is highlighted in the current issue of PEO Insider, the national magazine of the National Association of PEOs.
Our announcement on expanded plan options with Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield was picked up across the country including on Yahoo! Finance, Morningstar and Marketwatch.
Our client myFace, a non-profit organization headquartered in New York City, has doubled its staff in three years…..
She’s an expert with more than 25 years of experience as a Human Resources professional including employee relations, benefits administration, workers’ compensation administration….
New York City employers have one more labor law to comply with, but unlike some other laws, this one can save business owners money….
If your employees have a jam-packed schedule, finding time to visit the doctor for a non-emergency medical condition (think allergies, ear problems, pink eye, sore throat) can be challenging.
“When I started working in PEO I found my home.” So says Alex Brookstein, who handles CLEAR’s workers’ compensation and was the driving force behind…
April 15, 2016
Not long after they begin preschool, we start asking kids ‘what do you want to be when you grow up?’ It’s a long way from pre-K to a career; exposing children to a variety of jobs ultimately helps them make good choices. Enter…
April 7, 2016
Safety in the workplace is essential, but in small business environments, its importance is easy to overlook. To keep your employees safe and to effectively manage workers’ compensation losses, small businesses must put in place proven…
April 4, 2016
Accepting a job offer is a big decision and benefit packages can weigh heavily on whether a candidate says yes or not. You can make yourself more attractive to potential employees by offering great voluntary benefits in addition to mandatory ones…
March 31, 2016
Small businesses can achieve so much more, if they only knew about PEOs. That was my message to everyone who joined us at the ribbon cutting for on our new offices in Langhorne, Pa. According to the National Professional Employer…
November 26, 2015
This Saturday, consumers around the country will support independent retailers by shopping local on Small Business Saturday (SBS). Three out of four people say they will participate, according to a survey by the National Federation of Independent…