In the April 2018 eStratEx update, there will be some big improvements made to our Report Library. In response to some great feedback we’ve received from our clients, we’re improving the ease of reviewing and accessing the available reports. While there is a large selection of reports available … [Read more...] about Reporting Upgrade: On the Way!
Recently, a client reached out to us regarding conflict management issues stemming from political disagreements between employees. As you can imagine, when two employees take opposite sides on a particular issue, not only will they be unlikely to change each other’s mind, it can quickly turn … [Read more...] about Talking Politics at Work
System security is our highest priority at StratEx. One security measure, two-factor authentication, is required for users with access to sensitive employee data when logging into our HR and payroll system, eStratEx. Our Current Process Currently, StratEx creates a token for these users at … [Read more...] about Just Released: New Security Measures
**Please note there are no updates for 2019. Form W-2s will be arriving in the next couple of weeks and it is important for employers in certain states and locations to be aware of a specific notice requirement regarding the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). What is EITC? An Earned Income Tax … [Read more...] about A 2018 Guide to the EITC
(Note: This post was written in conjunction with Emily Quinn, StratEx's HR Practice Leader.) It's almost time to say: Happy New Year! And with the new year comes our annual list of “Must-do” HR updates for a successful and friction-free year. Please read through our 2018 HR recommendations and … [Read more...] about Must-do HR Updates for 2018
Our brand new Recruitment Module has been recently released. We've gathered a ton of great user feedback to improve the module so that you can efficiently recruit prospective employees. We've re-designed our ATS, so that you can provide a great first impression for your applicants, you can add … [Read more...] about Just Released: Our Brand New Recruitment Module
It doesn't matter which side of the aisle you fall on, things are tense politically these days. Whether your organization embraces the political banter or bans it, it's true that strong opinions on many issues are leaking into the workplace, regardless. So, imagine this scene: You've met up with … [Read more...] about Keeping Politics Out of Your Restaurant
Restaurant owners get into the industry because they are passionate about fulfilling their dream of delivering great customer experience with great food. However, many owners are forced to wear several hats just to keep that dream alive. In most cases, their main strengths are put on the back burner … [Read more...] about 10 HR Issues That Are Keeping Your Restaurant From Reaching Its Full Potential