Blog Posts for November 2019

What You Need To Know Before Sending Home Sick Employees

November 27, 2019

Every employer at one time or another must deal with employees who get sick. Typically, employees who are under the weather take time off to visit a doctor, or stay home for a few days until their health improves. But what if an employee chooses to report to work even though they are clearly ill? Some employers wonder if asking an employee to go home is appropriate or even legal. Here are some factors to consider before sending home an employee due to illness.

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Closing the Unequal Pay Gap: How Employers Can Manage Gender Pay Inequity

November 12, 2019

Study after study, the data reveals that a significant gap in pay between men and women continues to exist. It is estimated that on average women earn about $0.80 for every dollar a man earns. These discrepancies are even greater for women of color.  Though statistics show that disparities in pay ratio based on gender are shrinking, progress on closing the gap has been modest, changing roughly by only a nickel over the last four years.

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