Office Manager Today Editors

Reminder: Health plan deadlines are still in extended mode

October 22, 2020
A review of employees’ altered COBRA and special enrollment options during a pandemic that’s gone on longer than the IRS or DOL envisioned.
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I can’t work in the office … and you can’t make me!

October 20, 2020
If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that many employees are just as productive when they’re working from home as they are in the office. Which raises the question: Can you make employees come back to the office?
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I voted!

October 6, 2020
You can help the election process by letting employees take time off from work to vote. On the other hand, you may not have much choice in the matter; some states require it.
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Returning to work & rethinking the workplace: Survey your employees with these 12 questions

October 2, 2020
As organizations welcome employees back into the workplace during the pandemic, many are using return-to-work surveys to gauge their employees’ hopes and fears—and help plan for the future look of their workplace.
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The New Hampshire attorney general misunderstands nexus

September 28, 2020
With so many employees telecommuting, it’s vital to know your state’s nexus rules to make sure your tax withholding is correct.
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It’s open enrollment. Are you prepared?

September 24, 2020
A little employee outreach now can make employees savvier about their health plan options.
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Telehealth services: There’s an app for that!

September 16, 2020
Pandemic or not, open enrollment time is rolling around. Among the benefits you’ll probably be adding or enhancing are telehealth services—a virtual visit to the doctor.
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Make sure you’re not a toxic boss

August 19, 2020
Some managers, let’s face it, are toxic. They alienate employees with their bad attitudes. You’re not one of them—are you? Make sure by checking out this list of toxic behaviors that managers should avoid, from Psychology Today.
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Work competition heats up even as teams are dispersed

August 18, 2020
While many teams may be dispersed right now, a sense of workplace competition is alive and well, new research from global staffing firm Robert Half shows.
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It’s been ____ weeks since new PPP FAQs were posted!

August 10, 2020
OK, it’s six weeks. Today is the first day borrowers can apply to their lenders for loan forgiveness. And just in time, the Treasury Department has released a new set of FAQs on the topic.
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