Monthly Archives: February 2017

Is your I-9 up to date?

February 28, 2017

The United States Citizens and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently issued a new Form I-9 that all employers are required to complete for new hires and reverifications of employment documents.  Please note that completion is not required for existing employees who do not need to be re-verified. Employees requiring reverification are those that have an expiring document for work authorization or in some cases, employees being rehired. The updated version of the I-9 is downloadable here in a PDF version and has ‘smart’ features to help minimize mistakes when it is completed. If you are not currently using the Form I-9 that ...

Delegate with Purpose

February 28, 2017

In order to manage a growing workload and move an organization forward, it is essential that the more experienced and higher level staff within an organization delegate to the less experienced staff.  People commonly struggle to delegate for various reasons, including fear of losing control, the mentality that it is easier to “just do it myself”, or simply not knowing how and when to delegate. Delegation is an actual skill that requires practice and purpose. One of the best ways a manager can develop an employee is through delegation. Delegation can not only develop business relationships, but can also allow ...