Posts Tagged ‘small businesses’

Celebrating Small (But Mighty) Businesses

National Small Business Week 2019 shines a spotlight on 30 million small businesses from May 5 to May 11. Each year since 1963, the president has announced National Small Business Week to recognize the critical contributions of America’s small business owners and entrepreneurs. Small businesses employ nearly half of all Americans and create about two […]

8 May 19 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

New White Paper Highlights 2017 Laws Affecting Small Businesses

If you own or manage a small business in California, you should be aware of new mandates for 2017 that could affect your personnel practices. Employers need to be aware of significant changes in key areas, such as the state minimum wage. Other new laws make small changes to different parts of existing law or […]

30 Mar 17 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Free 30-Minute HR Webinar for Small Businesses

Running a small business is tough, and managing your compliance with California and federal employment laws isn’t always easy. There’s a lot to know. Just ask the businesses who thought they were following the law until faced with costly fines and penalties for breaking California labor and employment laws. Such laws include providing employees with […]

14 Feb 17 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

California’s Upcoming Minimum Wage Increase – Review Your Practices

On January 1, 2017, California’s minimum wage increases to $10.50 per hour for businesses with 26 or more employees. Small businesses with 25 or fewer employees will continue to pay the current minimum wage of $10 per hour. The increase for larger businesses is a result of SB 3, a bill that will increase the […]

5 Dec 16 - Minimum Wage - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Webinar Accessibility Compliance Loan Program

Financing Program: Helping Small Businesses Become ADA Compliant

A June 2 webinar will help businesses learn more about a new loan program to assist California small businesses with financing the costs to alter or retrofit existing small business facilities to comply with the requirements of the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). In October 2015, Governor Brown signed AB 1230 (Gomez; D-Los Angeles), appropriating $10 […]

27 May 16 - Accessibility - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »