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Computing Hourly Rates of Pay Using the 2,087-Hour Divisor


Hourly and biweekly rates of pay for most Federal civilian employees are computed as required by 5 U.S.C. 5504(b).

  • Hourly rates of basic pay are computed by dividing an employee's annual rate of basic pay by 2,087 hours. Rates must be rounded to the nearest cent, counting one-half cent and over as the next higher cent (e.g., round $18.845 to $18.85).


“F Bombs” as Protected Speech?

The National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) recently concluded that an employee who made concerted complaints about compensation did not lose the protection of the National Labor Relations Act (“NLRA”) despite the fact that the employee dropped “f-bombs” in the face of the owner of the company.


3 Ways to (Legally) Stop Your Competitors from Poaching Your Employees

Businesses lose employees all the time, but if another firm has ever targeted or hired your employees then you have suffered from employee poaching or “employee raiding.”


Work is no longer a place or activity but a state of mind

In the past couple of months my professional world has been turned upside down by two different organizations calling for changes. The first was the Society for Human Resource Management making the decision that after 130,000 certifications they needed to bring the process in house. The second was the National Speakers Association to change their brand to Platform.


Surprise! You Shouldn’t Answer the Phone When Recruiters Call

Don’t get caught off-guard in phone interviews.

This has to sound like the stupidest idea you have ever heard.

How can you get the job if you don’t actually talk to someone?


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