WE’RE IN THE MIDST OF THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN. IT’S THE DREADED COLD AND FLU SEASON! The Centers for Disease Control estimates that the flu causes U.S. employees to miss approximately 17 million workdays and an estimated $7 billion a year is lost in productivity (Centers for Disease Control, 2018). That is why it’s important to keep yourself healthy and also plan ahead for any time that you may … [Read more...] about How to prevent cold and flu this year: What is your plan if you do get sick?
Now that the holidays are over and the New Year has officially started, it’s time to sit down and really determine some big questions: What do you want to happen this year for your business?What do you want your business and personal life to be like?How are you going to simplify your life and business so that you can reach your 2020 goals? As you think about these big questions, you’ll want … [Read more...] about How to Simplify Your Business for 2020 in 4 Easy Steps
Becoming an entrepreneur can be one of the most exciting and fulfilling experiences you could ever have. Equally, it can also be one of the most stressful experiences you may ever experience. Being an entrepreneur involves plenty of learning. Everything falls on your shoulders from planning your business and marketing needs, securing financing, day to day operations, customer service, taxes and … [Read more...] about Stress Management: 7 Steps to Managing Stress as a Business Owner
NOVEMBER CELEBRATES NATIONAL FAMILY CAREGIVERS MONTH. Across America, sons, daughters and spouses balance work and family life while dealing with the everyday demands of being a caregiver. National Family Caregivers month gives us a chance for reflection on the dedication that family caregivers provide. They are truly the unsung heroes of today. HERE ARE SOME QUICK FACTS ABOUT … [Read more...] about National Family Caregivers Month: Resources and Tools You Can Provide.
HEALTHCARE QUALITY WEEK IS TAKING PLACEOCTOBER 20TH-26TH, 2019. Healthcare professionals provide essential roles and help to improve outcomes, decrease inefficiencies, and reduce costs. Many times in the busy day to day healthcare world, these actions can go unnoticed. The National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) promotes National Healthcare Quality Week as a way to bring … [Read more...] about How Are You Celebrating Healthcare Quality Week?
Here is an interesting article comparing the question of Employee Vs Independent Contractor: The U.S. Internal Revenue Service has pretty clear rules (click HERE) on when someone must be classified as an employee rather than an independent contractor. Here are some of the indicators used: · Does the person work on company premises? If so, it is much harder to classify them as an … [Read more...] about Employee Vs Independent Contractor