Archived Posts - January 2017

Workplace Tardiness Affects Staff Morale and Business Operations

  • 1/8/17 |
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Workplace Tardiness Affects Staff Morale and Business Operations
Did you know that workplace tardiness (lateness) costs U.S. businesses more than $3 billion annually? Counterproductive work behavior (CWB) is employee behavior that goes against the legitimate interests of an organization. Workplace deviance is behavior at work that violates norms for appropriate behavior. Is Workplace Tardiness Counter Productive Work Behavior, or Does it Violate the Norm? Those two sentences certainly get my attention, and they made me think about the workplace tardiness problem. Is workplace tardiness a counter productive work behavior? Does workplace t …

2017 Colorado Minimum Wage Increases

  • 1/3/17 |
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2017 Colorado Minimum Wage Increases
Denver and Colorado Employers - Heads Up!                     Minimum Wage Increases to $9.30/Hour On Nov. 8, 2016, Colorado voted to raise the minimum wage by passing Amendment 70.  Therefore, effective Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, Colorado’s minimum wage increases from $8.31 to $9.30 in 2017, and over the next four years, scheduled increases will bring the minimum wage up to $12.00 per hour with annual adjustments on Jan. 1 thereafter. This will affect all employers--staffing firms, temporary help agencies, contracto …