Editor's Choice

All Items: Recruiting and Hiring

  • Countdown to January 1: New Year Rings in 100+ New Employment Laws

    Date:
    January 7, 2022

    New federal, state and local employment laws will take effect on January 1, 2022, covering topics such as minimum wage, discrimination, employee leaves, payroll and health care benefits. Employers should review these developments and make any needed updates to policies and procedures.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): FAQs

    XpertHR has answers to some of the most frequently asked questions involving the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the workplace.

  • Future of Work: Prepare Today for the Workplace of Tomorrow

    XpertHR offers many tools and resources to help an employer navigate the future of work.

  • Prepare Now for July 1 Employment Laws: Minimum Wage, Discrimination, Leave and Marijuana Top the List

    Date:
    July 8, 2021

    New state and local employment law requirements will take effect on July 1, covering topics such as minimum wage, discrimination, employee leave and marijuana. Now is the time to review these developments and ensure your organization is ready to comply.

  • HR Department of One Drives Change in DEI and Recruiting for Pandemic Times and Beyond

    Date:
    June 2, 2021

    HR professionals have guided their organizations through great change in the past year, demonstrating adaptability and resilience. XpertHR spoke with one leader about the steps she took to make her company a safer, more inclusive space and transform its hiring practices to attract underrepresented communities.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): Drug- and Alcohol-Testing Policies and Programs During the Pandemic

    Date:
    February 18, 2021

    Employee drug testing is normally a challenging issue for any employer, but the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic makes the process even more complicated. Be aware of how COVID can affect drug and alcohol testing in the workplace and how an employer can overcome these issues.

  • Second Chance Hiring

    There has been an increased push in support of second chance hiring for individuals with a criminal history. XpertHR has a host of resources for employers to consider in evaluating these applicants.

  • Marijuana and the Workplace

    XpertHR offers many tools and resources to help an employer manage marijuana use in the workplace and reduce the risk of liability.

  • Ban the Box

    Date:
    July 31, 2018

    One of the fastest-moving trends in employment law involves the plethora of "ban the box" laws affecting private employers that have sprouted up in many states and municipalities. These laws make it illegal to include criminal history questions on initial job applications.

  • Salary History Inquiry Bans

    Several states and municipalities have passed laws restricting an employer's ability to seek a job applicant's salary history during the recruiting and hiring process. XpertHR offers various tools and resources to assist an employer to comply with these salary history inquiry laws.

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Editor's Choice: HR and legal considerations for employers regarding recruiting and hiring.