Understanding the Independent Contractor Designation

Understanding the Independent Contractor Designation

For federal employment tax purposes, businesses must examine the relationship between themselves and their workers. Worker classification is important as it determines if an employer must withhold income taxes and pay Social Security, Medicare taxes & unemployment...
Supplier Relationship Management

Supplier Relationship Management

Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) refers to the interaction and management of vendors that provide materials, components and services to an organization. In today’s scale-driven economy, supplier relationships are essential to an organization’s competitiveness...
What Employers Need To Know About Employee Poaching

What Employers Need To Know About Employee Poaching

With today’s workplace transitioning into a more mobile and fluid state, organizations are entering talent acquisition wars to hire, employ and retain a productive and talented workforce. The term “Employee Poaching” (also known as Job Poaching, Talent Poaching, or...
Expedite your Hiring Process

Expedite your Hiring Process

To keep up with high consumer demand during the coronavirus pandemic, Walmart hired 150,000 workers more than six weeks ahead of schedule and is now looking to hire an additional 50,000 employees. The retail giant used an expedited hiring process to onboard...
Business Planning for Today & for the Post-Pandemic World

Business Planning for Today & for the Post-Pandemic World

There are many unknowns about how the coronavirus crisis will unfold, and nobody knows how long the economic downturn will last for. In his article for Insider Pro, Mike Elgan explains the importance of increasing IT spend now, and focusing on retaining or even hiring...
Essential Tips for Working from Home

Essential Tips for Working from Home

During the coronavirus pandemic, many companies are implementing voluntary or mandatory work-from-home policies. Working from home requires a series of skills that include being a pro at managing time, being adept at using technology, independence at troubleshooting...