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Are Recruiters Exempt From FLSA Wage and Hour Laws?

Recruiters are often exempt from Federal wage and hour premium overtime requirements as exempt administrative employees.  However, as with all exempt employee determinations, their status is based on the particular facts and circumstances of each case rather than a title or general rule.


Misclassification of Employees as Independent Contractors

misclassoffbooksEmployer misclassification of their employees as independent contractors is a widespread phenomenon in the United States.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) estimates that employers have misclassified millions of workers nationally as independent contractors.[1] 
While some employers misclassify their workers as independent contractors in error, often employers misclassify their employees intentionally in order to reduce labor costs and avoid paying state and federal taxes.


EEOC Releases New Online Resource Center for Small Businesses

misclasslogo.gifResource Provides User-Friendly Information on Federal Anti-Discrimination Laws, Tips for Small Businesses and Videos on Frequently Asked Compliance Questions

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) released today a new online resource center designed to help small business owners comply with the laws enforced by EEOC.


Facebook Hacking (Searching for Job Titles and Employers by IDs)

Due to the main professional social network not meeting our expectations on several fronts, there’s a growing interest in sourcing on Facebook. As many people are already aware, the Graph search is “officially” gone but still exists in the back-end. @TheBalazs has two great posts on using Graph search:


To your Successful Job Search

Looking for a job is so stressful. Not hearing anything back, and wondering why! Wondering what you may be doing wrong, and wishing you could find a way to do it better.


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HCX Facts

Growth in women's share of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) occupations declined to 27% in 2011from a high of 34% in 1990. While women make up nearly half of the workforce, they were 26% of the STEM workforce in 2011.

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