Cities That Will See the Highest Pay Raises Next Year

Cities That Will See the Highest Pay Raises Next Year By Chad Brooks, BusinessNewsDaily Contributor, August 15, 2012, BusinessNewsDaily  Workers in Denver will see the largest raises next year, according to a new study.  Research by human resources firm Aon Hewitt revealed that employees in Colorado’s capital can expect salary increases of 3.6 percent in… Read More »

Employers: I-9 for Employment Eligiblity Verification

Continue to Use the Current Form I-9 for Employment Eligibility Verification Until further notice, employers should continue using the Form I-9 currently available on the forms section of This form should continue to be used even after the OMB control number expiration date of August 31, 2012 has passed. USCIS will provide updated information… Read More »

The Dos and Don’ts of Managing Contingent Workers

The Dos and Don’ts of Managing Contingent Workers Posted by IES on August 15th, 2012 With lean economic times continuing to take a toll on the workforce, the number of people hired as contingent employees – contractors, temporary personnel, short-term engagement professionals and project-based workers – continues to rise. In fact, according to recent news… Read More »

Who Won Our August Contest?

Congratulations to AMBER RAMIREZ of Farmers Insurance! Amber came the closest, without going over, in guessing the number of leis pictured in our August Guess & Win Contest!  There were 39 leis total! Thank you all for participating! Our September Guess & Win Contest will be sent out on Friday, September 7, 2012, so be sure to look for our blog… Read More »

These Bills Would Kill Even More California Jobs

These Bills Would Kill Even More California Jobs California’s official unemployment rate in June was 10.7 percent, third highest in the country. It’s been in double digits for 42 straight months. When those who have stopped looking for work or are underemployed are included, California’s real unemployment rate skyrockets to 20.3 percent.  To view the entire… Read More »

Guess & Win Contest: August 2012

Do you want a chance to win a $25.00 gift certificate?  All you have to do is participate in our monthy Guess & Win Contest!!!  Guess how many items are in the picture below using the survey link below. That’s it! AUGUST 2012 GUESS & WIN CONTEST QUESTION: How many LEIS are pictured below? DEADLINE TO PARTICIPATE: No… Read More »

Employers: Search for QUALIFIED CANDIDATES here!

Are you an employer looking to hire a qualified insurance, banking, or financial service professional? Would you like to search through some of our candidate profiles on your own time? Well, you can! Just as candidates search for jobs on our job board, employers can search for candidates using Online Finds! Just go to Select… Read More »

Number of Temps on the Job Highest in 5 Years

Number of Temps on the Job Highest in 5 Years By: Reuters, Chicago Tribune, August 3, 2012     Stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs growth in July included another large contribution from the temporary help services sector, lifting shares of staffing companies in U.S. and European trading on Friday. The fastest growth in U.S. temporary payrolls in… Read More »