Women Lead Blog
Why do financial advisors, lawyers, and your mother tell you to talk about finances before and after getting married?
Avoiding unnecessary overtime pay is a standard goal of most businesses. However, what qualifies as overtime can be confusing in California. As a business, you decide what your company’s official 7-day “workweek” will be. Your workweek doesn’t move around so choose carefully because this determines when you owe overtime for employees working more than a standard 5-day week. You pay overtime for any time worked over 8 hours on any day or for more than 40 hours in a week. You’ll also pay “7th day” overtime...Read More
How do you decide which organization to join? After joining, how do you determine if your membership is worth it?
Are you occasionally paying people under the table when having them participate in a working interview before deciding to hire them? Or are you paying them for doing other work for you on the side? This is a high risk because what you are doing may be illegal. If your interview process includes having the candidate follow someone around (shadowing) or performing the job for several hours or days, this is compensable time. Paying this person cash instead of adding them to payroll could easily create problems for you. Adding them as an employee...Read More
Female entrepreneurs are creating and marketing products for other women in record numbers.Read More
We all know how to communicate. But do we know how to communicate successfully?Read More
Did you know that art can help leaders address their fears?
Fear can immobilize or motivate one to action. Which camp do you belong in?
What made this office supply company different from all the rest? It’s a certified B Corp and benefit corporation!