What Tax Credits Are You Leaving on the Table?
July 19, 2017
Federal tax credits for businesses are far from easy if you aren’t familiar with the program, and business leaders may find themselves in unfamiliar territory when it comes to their company’s eligibility for tax credits. As a leading provider of comprehensive human capital management software, we have found that the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) […]
Employee Engagement and the Home-Improvement Industry
February 9, 2015
Last year, one major home-improvement chain made national news when it announced it would introduce a new sales associate, OSHbot, a customer-service robot that assists shoppers in finding the products they’re looking for in stores. The announcement prompted HBO’s Last Week Tonight show, hosted by John Oliver, to produce a segment on the importance of real, human sales assistants in home-improvement stores. Oliver’s argument was that sales assistants are not there to help people buy things; they’re there to “stop couples from tearing each other apart.”
A Protest for Change: What’s to Be Expected for Franchises?
October 27, 2014
If you’re like me, you thoroughly enjoy pressing the fast-forward button on your DVR each time commercials attempt to interrupt your favorite TV show. However, when you’re stuck watching a live program, there is no escaping the advertisements, which include everything from your local car dealer looking to unload hail-damaged inventory to the huge fast-food chain trying to let you know that the rib sandwich is back!