Families First Coronavirus Response Act: What You Need to Know

Need help navigating COVID-19 Legislation? Download our Employer’s Guide to COVID-19 Legislation Key Points about Emergency Paid Sick Leave and FMLA under the Coronavirus Relief Act: The second coronavirus relief package will go into effect on April 1, 2020. This legislation provides emergency paid sick leave and extended family and medical leave to most employees…
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How to Prepare Your Organization for the Coronavirus

One topic is on everyone’s mind: the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and its spread around the globe….
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Pittsburgh Paid Sick Days Act
What You Need to Know About Pittsburgh’s Paid Sick Days Act

A sick employee can be a hazard to everyone in the workplace. They can accidentally infect their coworkers and they usually aren’t as productive. However, sick employees often come in to work anyway because they feel they can’t afford to take an unpaid day, work remotely, or fall behind on their tasks. To give employees time to rest and recover without stress, many cities are requiring paid sick leave. …
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2020 Open Enrollment Resources

It’s that time of year again for many HR professionals: Open Enrollment. Are you and your employees ready? When it comes to getting through Open Enrollment, we’ve got you covered. Click here to download Sentric’s Open Enrollment kit, which includes resources to help you manage Open Enrollment from start to finish. The kit includes: Spreading…
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5 Ways for HR to Play a More Strategic Role in 2020

It’s time for HR to step into the realm of strategic planning and employee support. Here are five ways to do it. Key points: A summary of the evolution of Human Resources. HR is no longer just an administrative function or “the police” of an organization. Employee engagement and retention is at an all-time low, making…
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#FutureOfWork: What Business Transformation Means to You and Your Employees

Employees are anxious about business transformation. But do they need to be? Key Points: Automation will redefine traditional business roles. Employees fear losing their jobs to technology. Technology isn’t eliminating jobs, it’s changing them. HR will help employees succeed in the digital era. Ten years ago, McKinsey and Company introduced the phrase “the new normal”…
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The Evolving Role of HR in the Digital Era

HR Technology: 3 Minute Read A multi-generational workforce and the digital transformation of business are changing the role of HR. Key points: Digital transformation helps companies solve traditional business problems with technology. This transformation gives HR the ability to focus more on employee engagement and culture-building, and less on transactional tasks. Many workplaces today are…
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Resources to Help You Celebrate National Small Business Week

Did you know that April 29 – May 5, 2018 is National Small Business Week? Sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration, Small Business Week has been celebrated since 1963 and recognizes outstanding small business owners and entrepreneurs through the United States and in U.S. territories. Here at Sentric, we support many small businesses with…
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3 Small Business HR Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

Small business owners often must do it all—from keeping track of financials to general operations duties—such as paying bills to keep the lights on and even tackling most (if not all) HR tasks. Maybe you’ve got a few employees pitching in to help you here and there with essential HR tasks, such as payroll, but…
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Taxing Matters: The Top 5 Employer Tax Publications

  Here are five resources you can answer pressing employer tax questions quickly and efficiently: Publication 583 – Starting a Business and Keeping Records Starting your business can be an exciting time, but it’s incredibly important to start it off on the right foot, especially in the tax arena. Publication 583 can help guide you…
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