Archive for the ‘Hiring’ Category

E-Verify Releases New Information on Correcting Immigration Records

E-Verify released a new fact sheet on correcting immigration records that employers should know about. If you attempt to verify a person’s employment eligibility through E-Verify but that person receives a Department of Homeland Security Tentative Nonconfirmation (DHS TNC), you should direct the person to the new E-Verify fact sheet, How to Correct Your Immigration Records […]

28 Feb 14 - Form I-9, Hiring - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Update on New Background Check Rules for San Francisco Employers

UPDATE: San Francisco’s mayor signed the new ordinance that limits the use of criminal history information by San Francisco employers. The ordinance will become effective on August 13, 2014. Employers covered by the new ordinance will need to review job applications and other hiring and employment documentation. A new poster will also be required. Look […]

26 Feb 14 - Hiring, Workplace Policies - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Clues Your Employee May Be Itching to Quit

Employees who are thinking about leaving their job may be giving off clues, according to a recent study on voluntary turnover. Timothy Gardner, a Utah State University associate professor at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, completed a study on voluntary turnover with some interesting, though perhaps not surprising findings. For instance, an employee […]

25 Feb 14 - Hiring - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Coming Soon for San Francisco? Watch for New Background Check Rules

On February 11, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed a new ordinance that would “ban the box” on employment applications; eliminating the commonly used check box on employment applications that asks for criminal history. If signed by the mayor, the ordinance will impose a number of new restrictions on employers’ use of criminal history […]

13 Feb 14 - Hiring - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Form I-9 Videos for Employers

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the release of three short video vignettes for employees and employers that demonstrate how to complete the Form I-9. Each vignette walks the viewer through the key steps in four minutes or less, and each video covers a particular section of the Form I-9. Section 1 of Form […]

10 Feb 14 - Form I-9, Hiring - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »