The Projected Standstill
by Lauren E.B. Belcher 09/21/2016

Locked in a standstill, salary budget increase projections for 2017 are remaining at 3.1 percent (average) overall (3.0 percent, median), according to WorldatWork. These projections are identical to the 2016 projected numbers. However, actual 2016 budget increases were lower by approximately 0.1 percent...

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FLSA Final Overtime Rulings
by Lauren E. B. Belcher 05/18/2016

Today, May 18, 2016, President Obama and Secretary Perez have released the final ruling regarding overtime regulations.

Over four million will be affected within the first year of implementation. The final ruling will become effective as of December 1, 2016 and will increase the...

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New Human Resources Trends: What To Look For In 2016
by Lara L. Sadowski 01/27/2016

New Human Resources Trends: What To Look For In 2016
by Lara L. Sadowski
January 27, 2016

It is safe to assume that the corporate climate has changed over the last few decades due to such evolutions as new technology growth and globalization of business Ė...

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Slight Increase In Salary Budgets Projected For 2016
by Lara L. Sadowski 09/16/2015

Similar to their 2015 results, WorldatWork is again projecting a 3.1 percent average increase (median 3.0 percent) in salary budgets for 2016. The 2015 projections were exactly the same; however, the official numbers fell short of the 3.1 percent initial prediction.

The Society for Human...

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Proposed Overtime Regulations
by Lara L. Sadowski 06/29/2015

Newly Proposed Overtime Regulations: What to Know and How to Plan

In March 2014, President Obama instructed the Department of Labor to revise overtime regulations that will adhere to the Fair Labor Standards Actís (FLSA) overall purpose. The Department of Labor (DOL) has not yet...

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