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Preserving a Family Business Can Happen With These Simple Tips
Published on: 12/9/2019
There’s no such thing as a family business without conflict. If you search “family business feud” on Google, in less than a second, you’ll get roughly 1.2 million hits. And that, of course, is the tiniest fraction of the number of family business disputes that show up in the Google search engines.
HR Question of the Month: Payroll Advances – Best Practices?
Published on: 12/9/2019
We are in need of some information on payroll advances. We have some employees asking for repeated payroll advances and need to know our options and how to proceed as best practices.
Paying People Properly
Published on: 12/2/2019
The failure to pay employees properly as required by the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and similar state wage and hour laws is the basis for the most frequently filed legal actions against employers.
An Update from Austin
Published on: 11/7/2019
PHCC leadership and staff continue to meet with key legislators and other industry leaders in our efforts to build support to maintain statewide licensing of plumbing in Texas.
HR Question of the Month
Published on: 10/29/2019
Dress code policies. Employee leave considerations. Insurance questions. Legal risks. Every month, PHCC Corporate Partner Federated Insurance addresses your top human resources-related questions with answers from HR legal professionals. Let them steer you in the right direction and help you avoid potential pitfalls!
Check out this month's question (and answer).
Hot Commodity: The HVACR Career Video You'll Be Glad You Watched Right Now!
Published on: 10/29/2019
This new short film from HARDI takes a fabulous behind-the-scenes look at young people finding success in their HVACR careers. Take a few minutes to watch it ... then share it with your schools, community and potential employees to increase awareness of our industry and all its exciting career opportunities!
A full version documentary will be released this fall.
Learn More about Trenching & Excavation (video)
Published on: 10/29/2019
New OSHA Video on Common Trenching and Excavation Hazards
In response to a recent spike in trenching fatalities, OSHA has released a free training video on how to prevent injuries and fatalities from common hazards in trenching and excavation; the video is also available in Spanish.
Fall Classroom Course Schedule
Published on: 10/1/2019
Mark your calendars!