New Earned Sick Leave Policy (Cook County)

New Earned Sick Leave Policy (Cook County)

An upcoming change may affect your current and/or future employment or hiring practices! The Cook County Board passed a paid sick leave ordinance that requires most employers in Cook County to provide paid sick leave for their employees. It will take effect on 07/01/2017 and mirrors the requirements of the City of Chicago paid sick leave ordinance passed earlier this year.

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Starting a New Business: Common Mistakes and Tips

Starting a New Business: Common Mistakes and Tips

In the beginning stages of starting your own business there are many challenges that may surface. Nine out of 10 start-up companies eventually close their doors. With this fact in mind, it is important to set your business up for success from the beginning. By understanding common mistakes, anticipating challenges and utilizing the tips below, you can be one step closer to being a part of the successful 10%!

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How to Boost Company Morale in the Office During the Summer

How to Boost Company Morale in the Office During the Summer

During the summer, it’s easy to get swept up in thoughts of enjoying the nice weather and vacationing at favorite destinations and work efforts may decline slightly. Every business sees the lull that comes with work accomplishments during this time of year, so consider these solutions to boost company morale for your office workers at the height of the season.

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