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eESI’s Practical Tips For Managers Podcast Asks: Why is HR So Hard?

If you operate a small business you may already know the answer to the question, why is HR so hard? Each year, new federal, state and municipal laws are passed that affect how businesses large and small handle employment matters. From the moment you hire your first employee and even during the hiring process, various […]

Have You Heard? eESI’s HR issues for small businesses podcast series is a summer hit

This summer has been a busy one here at eESI. We’ve been busy supporting our partners with employee training, payroll services, benefits administration and more. Plus, to keep you up to date and in the loop, we added several new episodes to our podcast series on HR issues for small businesses. Have you heard it […]

Podcast: Practical HR Tips for Managers, part 2 – The Reluctant Manager

Sometimes your HR team isn’t the first to become aware of employee complaints about harassment and discrimination. Instead, employees look to managers and supervisors for support. Is your management team prepared? In Managers: What You Should Do When an Employee Reports Harassment, employment attorney Janine Yancey tells Fast Company’s Lydia Dishman that employees experiencing harassment or […]

Podcast: Why you need online training

 Are you familiar with the old saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure?” Well, some things never change. While some employers may view workforce training programs as nothing more than the cost of doing business, a quality ongoing training program can actually be one of your business’s most important assets. […]

eESI Podcast: Preventing Sexual Harassment with Karla Saenz

  This week on the eESI podcast the topic is sexual harassment. It seems like employers and Congress are finally getting serious about making workplaces a safe place for everyone. Many of us are asking, “What took so long?”   If you’ve wondered what your business needs to know to prevent sexual harassment from taking […]

Workplace Safety: Reduce Back Injuries and Avoid Falls By Increasing Employee Awareness and Training

  In this second episode of eESI’s workplace safety podcast series, eESI risk control consultant Robert Ramirez shares how awareness and training can help employers prevent employee back injuries related to improper lifting and limit the risks of workplace slips and falls.   You might think that work-related materials handling and fall injuries only occur in […]

Stock Market Rebounds | The Health Benefits Employees Want | Mandatory E-Verify Coming Soon | Succeed by Focusing on the Positive

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending February 16, 2018, features a look at the latest stock performance news,Google’s new ad blocker, and details about the health benefits that employees want. Plus, tips on hiring, managing your day, and avoiding negative thoughts. Also, the new federal budget includes several provisions addressing immigration, including […]

March 17 – 2017 HR TRENDS Toolkit for Small and Mid-Size Companies – Great Resource

THE 2017 HR TRENDS Toolkit for Small and Mid-Size Companies CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD YOUR FREE COPY!      There are many HR changes in 2017 that can overwhelm, even damage small and mid-size companies that are unprepared.   We’ve created the 2017 HR TRENDS Toolkit (40 pages) as a FREE, user-friendly resource to keep you informed, […]