Monthly Archives: April 2014

EctoHR, Inc. welcomes Brad Smith!

April 7, 2014

EctoHR is pleased to announce the addition of Brad Smith to its internal team as an HR Generalist. Brad earned his Bachelor degree in Human Resources from Central Michigan University before starting his career in the staffing industry with Randstad and Quicken Loans. Brad looks to quickly leverage his experience in fairly high volume recruiting and fast-paced, technical environments with strong compliance requirements. Brad and his wife, Christine, have been married for just over a year and live in Livonia. Currently, they have no children or pets but are open to suggestions for the latter, though it should be noted ...

The art of filling out the I-9 form

April 3, 2014

The art of filling out a Form I-9 both completely and correctly has long been an area of non-compliance for employers throughout the United States. The fear of potential I-9 Audits and associated fines from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has led employers to evaluate their own practices to ensure that they are up-to-date. Recently, Colleen Richards, of EctoHR, Inc., participated in a webinar presented by the USCIS to get informed on the most current practices for filling out and maintaining I-9’s, and is happy with what she learned! Gone are the old rules of no abbreviations! ...