Categorized: Time & Labor

What Wisconsinites Need to Know about FMLA

Nothing in this article constitutes legal advice. Please consult a legal professional if you have questions about FMLA compliance. Established in 1993, the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is a federal labor law that entitles eligible employees to take unpaid, job-protected leave for specified family and medical reasons. While the federal law sets the... Read more

New Jersey: The Latest State to Enact Paid Sick Leave Law

As of October 29, 2018, New Jersey now requires companies to provide paid sick leave (PSL) for employees. The law preempts all 13 existing local ordinances and requires employers to comply with the new state law. New Jersey joins nine states and the District of Columbia in enacting PSL requirements. Considering five of those states have... Read more

How to Use Orbit Solutions to Communicate Better, Faster, and Easier

Consistent and strong communication is at the heart of every successful company. And, while the benefits of face-to-face communication cannot be ignored, it’s tough to scale, automate, and streamline your efforts without technology. But old habits die hard. Despite the emergence of modern communications, old-school methods like emails and phone calls still make up 75... Read more

The High Price of Scheduling Conflicts: What One Airline Found Out The Hard Way

Having the Right Demand-Based Scheduling System in Place Makes a Difference Going somewhere for the holidays? No-so-fast says one carrier. American Airlines recently made headlines when a glitch in their system gave too many pilots the same paid-time-off, and now they’re the ones paying the price. Holiday travel is the busiest time of year for... Read more

R&D Tax Credit for Small Businesses

Black Friday. Cyber Monday. Giving Tuesday.  And, let’s not forget – Small Business Saturday that just passed. That glorious time when the incentive to shop mom and pop was increased on a single day, as to not get shut out by big box stores during the holidays. Whether or not your business thrived this weekend... Read more

Introducing Demand-Based Scheduling for Time & Labor | Payroll Data Services

Introducing Demand-Based Scheduling, Artificial Intelligence for Time & Labor Payroll Data has announced a fully automated and intuitive scheduling tool to enhance our time and attendance solution. This demand-based scheduling intelligence system revolutionizes time and labor tracking by mitigating risk and improving client satisfaction. What Is Position-Based Scheduling? Demand or position-based scheduling is a customized... Read more