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What You Need to Know About the Salary History Ban

Posted on: February 9th, 2017 | Category: Government Regulatory & Compliance Issues, Hiring Methodology, hiring process, HR Audits, HR Documentation, HR Training Programs, Interviews, myHR Blog

asking about salary history

Back in December, we blogged about how Philadelphia was the first city to pass a ban on companies asking job candidates about their salary history. A lot has happened in the news regarding this type of regulation since then, and we wanted to update you on where things stand as of now. NATIONALLY: Last September,…

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Philadelphia to be the first U.S. city to prohibit asking job candidates about salary history—is your city next?

Posted on: December 12th, 2016 | Category: Government Regulatory & Compliance Issues, Hiring Methodology, hiring process, HR Audits, HR Documentation, HR Training Programs, Interviews, myHR Blog

salary history question in philadelphia

On Friday, we issued a news alert on social media about how Philadelphia will soon be the first city to pass a ban on companies asking job candidates about their salary history. According to an article published on Philly.com, City Council passed the legislation last Thursday, and Mayor Jim Kenney will sign the bill into…

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Will a new bill to prohibit asking about salary history hurt companies and job candidates?

Posted on: September 29th, 2016 | Category: Government Regulatory & Compliance Issues, Hiring Methodology, hiring process, HR Audits, HR Documentation, HR Training Programs, Interviews, myHR Blog

asking about salary history

In mid September, a bill was introduced to Congress that is meant to combat pay inequality facing women and minorities. SHRM Online reported that the Pay Equity for All Act of 2016 (H.R. 6030) would allow the U.S. Department of Labor to assess huge fines against employers who violate the law by asking questions about…

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Are your hiring practices as responsive to people as your social media is?

Posted on: April 12th, 2016 | Category: Hiring Methodology, hiring process, Interviews, myHR Blog, Talent Management

responding to job seekers

Are your hiring practices as responsive to people as your social media practices are? A lot of sharp companies out there make it a point to respond to social media requests, comments and reviews in a timely fashion. Often times they do so in a matter of days, or even hours. It’s how businesses show…

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2014 HIGHLIGHTS: Our Top 10 HR Blog Posts of the Year

Posted on: December 29th, 2014 | Category: Employee Relations, Events, Government Regulatory & Compliance Issues, Hiring Methodology, hiring process, How To Hire Good Employees, HR Support & Project Work, HR Training Programs, Human Resources, Legal Issues When Hiring, myHR Blog, myHR DirectLink, Resumes, Talent Management

The year 2014 turned out to be one of the more memorable ones for human resources blogging. There were lots of great stories to cover and ideas to share with  modern employers and managers like you. Please enjoy our annual “Best in Show” edition of myHR Blog, as selected by the myHR Partner team. And…

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Nothing’s Changed: Bad Hires Can Still Cost Your Company $25–$50K.

Posted on: August 7th, 2014 | Category: Hiring Methodology, hiring process, How To Hire Good Employees, HR Training Programs, Human Resources, myHR Blog

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Throwing money away is ill advised universally throughout the business world. So why do the same hiring mistakes get made all the time, costing companies $25-$50K (according to a CareerBuilder survey) each time they occur? We don’t know about you, but there are about a million things we’d rather spend that kind of money on…

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Bad Hires Affected Almost 7 out of 10 Companies, Can Cost $25 – $50K

Posted on: February 19th, 2013 | Category: DirectView, Hiring Methodology, hiring process, How To Hire Good Employees, myHR Blog, NetSourcing

We don’t know about you, but there are about a million things we’d rather spend that kind of money on than to recover from the ill effects of one bad hire. So when we read about a survey of 2,494 hiring managers and HR professionals by CareerBuilder that found 69% of employers reported that their…

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