As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to run its course in the United States, the economic impact has shuttered businesses across the country, resulting in job losses for millions of workers. The accompanying surge in unemployment benefit applications has resulted in historic numbers with the most recently reported week ending March […]
On March 27, 2020, the President signed the $2 trillion stimulus package as part of the third phase of the federal government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Act” or “CARES Act” includes cash relief for individuals, lending to small businesses and relief for certain […]
Office Harmony: 10 Tips for Business Owners and Managers to Foster Better Employee Relations
After reaching out to clients, followers of my blog and group members on LinkedIn, employee relations and staff management was identified as one of the most difficult issues facing management.
On February 17, 2009, President Barack Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the Act). The Act includes a total of $787.2 billion in spending and tax cuts, including a number of provisions that significantly impact small businesses. These include the following: Extension of bonus […]