Entries by Inspiring HR

10 Ways to Promote Mental Wellness in the Workplace

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, but mental health impacts workplace culture and performance all year long. This is why we want to share helpful ways to encourage conversations that de-stigmatize mental health and treatment, along with activities that can help you foster a thriving and flourishing culture. Our suggestion: pick your top activities from […]

Why Mental Health in the Workplace Matters

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The stigma around mental health and treatment has long existed, but fortunately, this is starting to change. This is good news, but there is more work to do. And sadly, more and more people are experiencing mental health challenges, that many experts have described as a “second pandemic.” You […]

April Labor Law Updates 2022

INFINITI HR is happy to provide Monthly State Labor Law Updates as a service to our subscribers. These briefs provide a general description and are not meant to be all inclusive of compliance requirements. This list is not inclusive of all legislative changes for employers across the U.S. Changes may have been addressed in previous […]

Why Commitment is the Antidote for Small Business Conflicts

If you’re a small business leader, you certainly have challenges and conflicts. You’re experiencing pandemic fatigue. So are your employees. COVID-19 has made everything more difficult: the newest of which is navigating mandates and the personal vs. public health debate. There’s enough conflict to go around. That’s why our rallying cry for small business leaders […]

The Problem with No-Fault Attendance Policies

Is your small business inadvertently running afoul of the ADA-required interactive process? WHAT ARE NO-FAULT ATTENDANCE POLICIES? On the surface, no-fault attendance policies might seem like a good idea for employers. These types of policies assign no “blame” or attempt to account for the reason for the employee’s absence, they simply count the number of […]

Small Business Leader: Do One Thing at a Time

We are living in a time when we have so much on our plates. Labor shortages. Supply chain shortages. New laws and mandates. Navigating the work from home vs. returning to work challenges. The list of problems facing our small business community is endless. Val, our Sr. HR Consultant & Innovation Manager, said it perfectly […]

The Small Business Guide to Hiring During The Great Resignation

Recruitment and hiring for your small business have never been easy. Especially during “The Great Resignation,” when millions of people are simply walking away from their jobs and careers. Many predicted that after unemployment benefits ended we’d see a mass return to the labor market. Not so! Does this mean you should throw in the […]

What to Do When Compliance Disrupts Your Small Business Culture

You’re reading an excerpt from a training our partner Inspiring HR hosted with their HR clients. Monthly webinars on the most pressing topics facing small business leaders are just one of the perks of being a customer.  COMPLIANCE: NECESSARY AND NOT NECESSARILY A CULTURE DISRUPTER One of the consistent things we coach and consult our […]

Labor Law Updates for December – 2021

INFINITI HR is happy to provide Monthly State Labor Law Updates as a service to our subscribers. These briefs provide a general description and are not meant to be all inclusive of compliance requirements. This list is not inclusive of all legislative changes for employers across the U.S. Changes may have been addressed in previous […]

Address Talent Shortages by Being More Flexible

We are hearing a common “good news/bad news” theme among our small business clients. Let us know if it rings true for you, too. Business is up—or at least trending to pre-COVID levels. That’s the good news. The bad news? Many of our clients are facing supply chain shortages—and we wish we had easy solutions […]