Equifax Workforce Insights

May 2018 Briefly: An Unemployment Case Analysis

Background The claimant was discharged for violating the employer’s tardiness policy. She was allowed benefits upon a finding that she was discharged, but not for misconduct connected with the work. The employer appealed, and a hearing was scheduled before an administrative law judge. At the Hearing The Employer’s Evidence: The employer testified that the claimant [Read More…]

I-9 Anywhere Solution Expanded: Greater Convenience for Remote I-9 Compliance

I-9 Anywhere® is Now Even More Convenient for HR Managers and New Hires We’re excited to announce the expansion of our I-9 Anywhere solution. We have a new partner network and new Section 2 completer options! Remote I-9 compliance is more convenient for HR Managers and their new hires. To complete Section 2 of Form [Read More…]

A Simple Way to Improve Quality in Talent Acquisition

Because of her unique experience in the talent acquisition market, we asked Madeline Laurano, co-founder of Aptitude Research Partners to discuss a few of the results from their latest talent acquisition survey and how organizations can help simplify identifying quality hires. A Simple Way to Improve Quality in Talent Acquisition Author: Madeline Laurano According to [Read More…]

#HRSTRONGER – See you at Gulf Coast Symposium next week

Next week’s Gulf Coast Symposium 2018 event is going to be packed full of innovative, educational information!  There are so many great sessions from which to choose.  As you plan, be sure to include the insightful presentation from Equifax Matt Kaufer, VP Employment Tax Services, as he presents on the Best Practices in the Unemployment [Read More…]

Talent Acquisition: Stop saying “I think” and start saying “I know”

Recruiting is evolving, and employers are hard-pressed to beat out the competition for top talent.  In just a few days, hundreds of recruiting and talent acquisition professionals will gather in Nashville, TN at the upcoming 2018 RecruitCon Conference to talk shop about the tools and tactics they can use to help sharpen their talent acquisition [Read More…]

ETS Tax intelligence: Mitigation of Overpaid SUI Tax

Situation There are numerous ways that employers are at risk for overpaying state unemployment insurance (“SUI”) tax. This is especially true with employers that operate in multiple taxing jurisdictions and/or have employees performing services in more than one state or jurisdiction during a calendar year. Solution To avoid or mitigate overpaid unemployment taxes, an employer [Read More…]

White Paper: Worksite Enforcement Is Increasing; I-9 Compliance Is Essential

Worksite Enforcement is On the Rise Over the past year, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has communicated that one of its top priorities is immigration enforcement. While border wall negotiations and legislative debates are likely to continue, there’s no doubt this renewed focus on immigration has immediate implications for human resources professionals through increased [Read More…]

A Simple Way to Identify Quality Hires and Avoid the Bad Hire

Webinar: A Simple Way to Identify Quality Hires and Avoid the Bad Hire In the quest to relieve the talent squeeze, it can be difficult to quickly identify quality hires. While time spent completing candidate screening– is necessary, especially when it comes to finding the right person for the job, talent acquisition professionals are also feeling [Read More…]

April 2018 Briefly: An Unemployment Case Analysis

Case Analysis: Claimant Discharged for Theft, but Allowed Benefits by ALJ Background The claimant was discharged for theft. She was allowed benefits upon a finding that she was discharged, but not for misconduct connected with the work. The employer appealed, and a hearing was scheduled before an administrative law judge (ALJ). At the Hearing The [Read More…]

WEBINAR: WOTC Secrets Reveled – Tips for HR and Tax Pros

The Secrets to WOTC Success: Tips for HR and Tax Pros Register now to reserve your spot to this WOTC Webinar! Can’t attend? Register anyway to receive a recording link after the live event. Join us on May 9th at 12pm CT to uncover the secrets to WOTC success!  In this webinar, you’ll learn proven strategies [Read More…]