• ARCHIVE - Things to Know:

    Weekly Updates

  • September 2018

    • How AI, machine learning and other disruptive trends are defining the future of customer service - Forbes
    • September webinar on employment laws specifically for California supervisors - CalChamber
    • State Supreme Court ruling protects employers, preserves workers' comp exclusivity - CalChamber
    • 5 ways to improve your restaurant website updates - Skift Restaurants Forum
    • 10 Facebook ad best practices for small businesses - Small Business Trends
    • Solutions for financing your small business - SBDC webinar - Sept. 12
    • Job satisfaction hits 51% but small businesses must still work to retain employees - Small Business Trends
    • 11 favorite small business resources - Workful

    August 2018

    • Answers to common state disability insurance questions - CalChamber
    • Get CA harassment prevention training on demand - CalChamber webinar
    • CA lawmakers vote to restrict use of plastic straws, keeping state in national spotlight on environment - LA Times
    • CA justices uphold employee background check law - The Sacramento Bee
    • 2018 midyear employment law update - free white paper - CalChamber
    • 10 things you should do to simplify your life as a small business owner - Small Business Trends
    • Best social media experts share productivity tips for your small business - Small Business Trends
    • Google finds customer service beats loyalty programs - Skift
    • How mobile ate the web - and 7 ways small businesses can capitalize - BrightTALK webinar
    • New rule bans retaliatory drug testing of employees who report injury - CalChamber
    • EDD updates required poster, pamphlet, but prior versions OK until January - CalChamber
    • Who is an employee? New standard for 2 million workers spurs clash at California Capitol - The Sacramento Bee
    • Small businesses find micro-influencers a good marketing avenue - Forbes
    • CA wildfires: what employers need to know - CalChamber
    • U.S. employment costs increase from year ago by most since 2008 - Bloomberg

    July 2018

    • Options for paying outside salesperson include hourly or salary basis - CalChamber
    • 6 ways to keep your valued employees from jumping ship - Small Business Trends
    • 7 ways managers motivate and demotivate employees - LinkedIn
    • Yelp adds health code ratings to restaurant pages nationwide - Skift
    • Cal/OSHA provides new safety info for housekeeping workers - CalChamber
    • What is a a microloan and where can you get one for your small business? - Small Business Trends
    • CalChamber status update report on major legislation for business - CalChamber
    • Governor signs two employment bills: AB 2770, AB 2587 - HR Watchdog
    • The blueprint for small business success - SBDC (view the recorded webinar)
    • How hashtags on Facebook still work for businesses - Sprout Social
    • Court puts parts of CA's new workplace immigration law on "ICE" - CalChamber
    • Starting July 1, janitorial employers must register with labor commissioner - HR Watchdog
    • National Labor Relations Board poised to revisit joint employer standard - CalChamber