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FLSA: The deadline is closer than you think!

Time really has flown by! It seems like just yesterday we HR geeks were waiting for the FLSA changes to be announced. Now there’s only about 3 months until the deadline. If you haven’t analyzed the impact of the update on your organization yet, you should start now! Changes may take longer to implement than you think.

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Pokémon Go in the workplace?

Lisa Cooper spoke with the Grand Rapids Business journal about the popular game Pokémon Go.

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The Duties Test

The exempt salary threshold may be getting all the press, but the duties test is just as important to determine your employee’s exempt status. HR Collaborative has teamed up with the Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM) to explore this often overlooked portion of the FLSA exemption requirements.

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Recruiting in a Candidate's Market

If you’re the kind of person who follows economic news in Grand Rapids like the HR geeks here at HRC, you’ve probably noticed a lot of positivity around West Michigan. Grand Rapids and Holland are ranked at the very top of lists to start a new business. Jobless rates are down, the Grand Rapids area economy is one of fastest in the country, and even housing isn’t looking half bad (check out Bridge Magazine’s excellent breakdown here). Business, as they say, is booming.

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HR Collaborative Renovation

Our office in the Riverview Center is getting a face lift!

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GRBJ spoke to HR Collaborative's Beth Kelly

Beth spoke to the Grand Rapids Business Journal about how the new overtime rules may affect your business.

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