Employment Blog

Advice for Avoiding Employer Liability
Advice

The best advice for avoiding employer liability with an aggrieved employee is to talk to them. However, if they’re already lawyered up and there’s going to be a lawsuit, you should talk to your attorney about whether or not that’s...

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Disparities in Income Based on Discrimination
Discrimination

Many working women are victims of workplace discrimination. Understanding the good and the bad of having children and coming back into the work force can make a substantial difference in ensuring that your employment rights are protected. Particularly, gender equity...

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Businesses Incentives Associated with Diversity
Advice

Many business owners are suffering from diversity fatigue, as they think it’s too much of an effort to implement diversity. In fact, businesses with a homogeneous workforce suffer a disadvantage in comparative success to more diverse companies by a quarter...

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Local and National Legal Protections for Employees
Uncategorized

The Equal Pay Act (EPA) was passed in 1963 as part of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), and it mandates employers to pay both sexes equally for the same jobs. If your employer fails to pay you a wage...

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23: Accountant Dads
Podcasts

Being a dad in the accounting industry looks different for everyone. With different roles and different types of employers, some accountants are in the office all day, while others work remotely or from client sites. Today’s guests, Kevin Stout and...

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22: Accountant Moms
Podcasts

What is the life of a parent accountant like? While public accounting may offer an array of benefits, such as a flexible schedule and paid parental leave, there are also struggles and client demands that accompany work in this profession....

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21: Moms in the Tech Sector
Podcasts

Today’s episode dives behind the scenes of the lives of three moms in the Tech industry. As parents and career-oriented women, Henri Loh, Shadiah Sigala, and Vanessa Loder have a lot on their plates. As entrepreneurs in Tech and leaders...

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20: Dads in Tech
Podcasts

Technology has changed the way we parent in the modern world, but how does it impact parents in the tech sector? Today’s guests, Matt Burke, member of the programs team at Thumbtack and founder of the parent resource group, along...

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Parents at Work Ep. 1
Parents at Work, Podcasts

In the first episode of Parents at Work.,Tom Spiggle owner of the Spiggle Law Firm, explains how the idea of the show came to him through the his own experience of being a working parent while also having four kids. ...

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19: Theater Dads
Podcasts

Being a parent in a field with sporadic schedules, travel requirements, and remarkably long rehearsals can create an array of complications. Today’s guests, Jeremy Chernick and Jerry Rapier are both involved in the theater and arts community while juggling parenthood....

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