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What Do We Need to Understand About FCRA Privacy Law?
One way you can verify a potential candidate’s identity is with a background check. A background check reveals crucial information about the potential employee, including the candidate’s credit report. A credit report will comprehensively depict a potential candidate’s credit history. Credit reports are useful indicators of financial standing, containing information on loans, debts, and mortgages.
3 Tips for Picking the Right Applicant Tracking System (ATS)
In many ways, the success of your business overall boils down to the people you have on your team. It’s safe to say that the right employee in the perfect position can make a palpable difference– but it’s also safe to say that the opposite is true. If you hire the wrong person for your
What Are FCRA Data Privacy Laws?
We’ve had an unprecedented last couple of years, and the overall state of the average consumer’s credit is different in many ways than it has ever been before. Now more than ever, when it comes to data and privacy, it’s important that your business is current on the laws and regulations on how you can
How To Maximize UI Tax Benefits for Your Business
As a business owner, it’s important to understand your income tax liability when it comes to unemployment compensation. When you have a better understanding of things like unemployment insurance and how it can affect your business income tax liability and your employees. What is Unemployment Insurance (UI)? Unemployment insurance has been around for quite some
The Beginner’s Guide to HR Analytics Platforms
The purpose and function of a company’s Human Resources department has changed greatly over the years. Nowadays, high-performing HR teams must be able to collect and analyze data, then use it effectively to mitigate risks and move the company forward. The importance of having a solid HR function often gets overlooked within a company. HR
WOTC Legislation 2021: Everything You Need to Know
The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a federal government tax credit that was established to help reduce the employment barriers faced by certain groups. This includes select veterans as well as individuals receiving government assistance such as SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program) and TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families), to name a few. There
What Are Point of Hire Tax Credits?
Tax credits are dispensed when a business does something valuable within the community. Giving to charity and providing child care, for example, earn tax credits. So too, can hiring. This is called the Point-of-Hire (POH) tax credit. Is your business claiming your full savings? A business’ role as an employer is among its most important
News Update: Recent Changes to Point-of-Hire Tax Credits
On Wednesday, April 21, 2021, President Joe Biden announced a refundable tax credit available for select businesses that pay employees that need to take time off to get vaccinated for COVID-19. This is part of the administration’s effort to involve employers to promote vaccination. “Today we hit 200 million shots,” Biden said. “It’s an incredible
Quentelle Names Mike McConnell Chief Operating Officer
Quentelle, LLC, is pleased to announce today that Mike McConnell, Vice President of Quentelle has been promoted to Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “Mike is a proven and trusted leader that consistently delivers results. His unique skills and laser-focused operational expertise will streamline and continue to drive operational excellence,” said Stephen Wain, Chairman &