Federal, State and Local Compliance

50-State Charts

Key 50-state and select municipal employment facts, such as minimum wage and overtime rates, paid sick leave laws, and new hire paperwork and notice requirements presented in easy-to-follow charts with export-to-Excel option.

Employment Law Manual

Accessible and up-to-date guidance on federal, state, and select municipal employment law, tailored to the needs of the HR professional.

Quick Reference

Access key information about a variety of subjects – from required workplace posters to exit interviews – organized into easy-to-digest charts.

Templates and Posters

Employee Handbooks

Hundreds of fully customizable and downloadable national/federal, state and key municipal policy statements with guidance.

Job Descriptions

Comprehensive library with hundreds of downloadable and customizable templates to help you create and maintain job descriptions for your organization.

Policies and Documents

Model policies, posters, notices, sample letters and forms to help you create, distribute and maintain legally compliant documentation for your organization.

Training and Workflow


Customizable checklists to help document and verify your organization is following consistent and compliant procedures and processes.

How To

Practical step-by-step advice on how to manage both common and more unusual workplace situations.


Dynamic employment law workflows to assist with complex legal and process decision-making.

Supervisor Training

Clear, simply written briefings designed to ensure supervisors comply with employment law and best practice.

News and Insights

Benchmarking and Surveys (BETA)

HR and employer survey results and interpretations, on topics ranging from annual HR trends to pay budget, for organizational benchmarking.

Commentary and Insights

Commentary and insights on emerging workforce and workplace trends.

Editor's Choice

Updates from our editorial team, including round-ups of information, guidance and practical implications on trending issues as well as key product and content enhancements.


The latest HR and employment news.

Podcasts and Webinars

Podcasts and webinars on demand.

HR Support

Best Practice Manual

Clear, simply written guidance on best practice in HR and people management.

Employment Glossary

Concise explanations of HR, legal and employment-related words, phrases and abbreviations in plain English.


Answers to frequently asked questions on key HR issues.

HR Hotline

Access to a team of SHRM-certified professionals when you need them to point you in the right direction, offer a second opinion or coach you through complex HR issues.

Global Employer


A reliable and regularly updated suite of employment law guides for HR professionals with responsibilities for staff in countries outside the US.