Blog | EctoHR | Your Human Resource Outsourcing Firm - Part 3

Hit a Home Run with Your New Hire Training Plan

March 8, 2019

No three strikes here. Companies only get one chance to make a first impression and ensure a new hire’s onboarding experience is valuable. A key element of employee onboarding is creating and consistently using an impactful new hire training plan. ...

Don’t Wait to Update (Emergency Contact Information)

March 4, 2019

A workplace emergency is never the best time to realize that employee emergency contact information is missing or out-to-date. Since we can never foresee when an emergency will arise, the start of a new year is the best time to ...

Thank You for a Great Year & Happy Holidays!

December 19, 2018

Wishing you a joyous holiday season and  a prosperous and healthy New Year! Please note our holiday schedule: Monday, December 24 Christmas Eve Office is closed Tuesday, December 25 Christmas Day Office is closed Monday, December 31 New Year's Eve Office ...

Cell Phone Reimbursement Guidelines

December 3, 2018

It is common for employees to receive cell phone allowances intended to cover legitimate business use of personal cell phones. Cell phone allowances are a non-taxable benefit for employees and do not require significant documentation or record keeping. Employers should ...

What to do when a 3% raise just won’t do!

November 27, 2018

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the Detroit region has risen from a 1% annual increase to a 3% annual increase in the past two years. As the general Cost-of-Living has increased for employees consistently, wages have remained stagnant for ...



Blog | EctoHR | Your Human Resource Outsourcing Firm | Page 3

Hit a Home Run with Your New Hire Training Plan

March 8, 2019

No three strikes here. Companies only get one chance to make a first impression and ensure a new hire’s onboarding experience is valuable. A key element of employee onboarding is creating and consistently using an impactful new hire training plan. ...

Don’t Wait to Update (Emergency Contact Information)

March 4, 2019

A workplace emergency is never the best time to realize that employee emergency contact information is missing or out-to-date. Since we can never foresee when an emergency will arise, the start of a new year is the best time to ...

Thank You for a Great Year & Happy Holidays!

December 19, 2018

Wishing you a joyous holiday season and  a prosperous and healthy New Year! Please note our holiday schedule: Monday, December 24 Christmas Eve Office is closed Tuesday, December 25 Christmas Day Office is closed Monday, December 31 New Year's Eve Office ...

Cell Phone Reimbursement Guidelines

December 3, 2018

It is common for employees to receive cell phone allowances intended to cover legitimate business use of personal cell phones. Cell phone allowances are a non-taxable benefit for employees and do not require significant documentation or record keeping. Employers should ...

What to do when a 3% raise just won’t do!

November 27, 2018

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the Detroit region has risen from a 1% annual increase to a 3% annual increase in the past two years. As the general Cost-of-Living has increased for employees consistently, wages have remained stagnant for ...