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Optimism Fuels Economic Boom | Lessons From the 7-Eleven Immigration Raids | IoT Primer | 2018 Tax Withholding Tables

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending January 19, 2018, includes news of an economy on the rise and lessons on immigration compliance. Plus, a look at what IoT means and the release by the IRS of updated 2018 tax withholding tables.   Tallying the results of record-setting economic growth. Reporting on […]

Investigating Sexual Harassment | Top Tech Trends | B2B Sales Growth | Immigration Raids at 7-11

eESI Week’s Best for the week ending January 12, 2018, shares best practices for investigating a sexual harassment complaint and increasing employee motivation. Also this week, we look at the top trends in technology and B2B sales. Plus, the scoop on 7-11’s run-in with immigration.   Getting serious about sexual harassment. No matter how great […]

Jobs and Stocks Surge | Trends in Employment Law and Talent Acquisition | 2017’s Scientific Breakthroughs

eESI Week’s Best for the week ending January 5, 2018 includes an historic first week for the stock market and a rousing jobs report. Plus, predictions for the future of talent acquisition and employment law and a look back at 2017’s greatest scientific breakthroughs.   The economy is experiencing a power surge Fox Business News […]

Record Breaking Retail Sales | Benefits Trends | End of the Affordable Care Act Individual Mandate

eESI Week’s Best for the week ending December 29 includes a look at retail performance during the holiday season, a preview of benefits trends for 2018, and a review of the latest Affordable Care Act adjustments.   Shoppers Made Christmas Merry for Retailers Fox Business reported this week that U.S. holiday sales will hit record […]

Final Tax Bill Brings Joy to Wall Street | Business Trends for 2018 | Common Data Security Risks

eESI Week’s Best for the week ending December 22 includes a look at the final passage of the GOP’s historic tax bill and the impact the new law will have on employer-sponsored benefits. Plus, we found advice to help you avoid the common mistakes that put your corporate data at risk. But that’s not all. […]

Healthcare Trends in 2018 | Economic Benchmarks Surge | Bitcoin Intel | HR Happenings

eESI Week’s Best This Week Talks About Healthcare Trends, a Surging Economy and the Latest Happenings in HR   This week, our top picks include a special report on the trends that will shape healthcare plans in 2018. Plus, we share the positive news from November’s economic reports, a primer on Bitcoin, and tips for starting […]

August 31 – FLSA Lawsuits are Increasing … Here’s What You Should Do

CLICK THIS LINK FOR A FREE PROPOSAL OR TO LEARN MORE. A recent article in TLNT from Amy Bailey at Coopers Lybrand, FLSA Lawsuits are Increasing – Here’s What You Should Do, documents the staggering increase in FLSA lawsuits – 465% since 1995.  Expect that number to increase significantly with the new OT rules set […]

eESI Blog Aug 9 – Zika | Rio Tech | IRS Alert | Memory Boosters

      IMPORTANT NEWS – First Zika-Related Death Reported in Texas and What You Should Know.  The Zika virus is spreading throughout Texas, and you need to know about the deadly virus so you can protect yourself.  This article is from this morning’s Houston Chronicle. In Management, a Gallup poll found 82% of managers are ‘terribly […]