Great Idea? Points To Consider About Patents


Do you have what you consider to be a great idea for an invention? If so, you may have worries about someone else coming up with the same idea. You may have heard of inventors getting patents for their inventions and wonder if you should. There are numerous aspects that are involved in getting a patent, and some great ideas/inventions may not necessarily involve the need for a patent. This is why it is a good idea for aspiring inventors to work closely with professionals.

7 December 2017

Two Reasons You Should Have A Third Party Investigate Sexual Harassment Complaints


When you receive a sexual harassment complaint from one or more employees, it's tempting to launch an internal investigation into the matter. Depending on the seriousness of the allegations, the people involved, and the number of complaints, it may be better to have the matter investigated by an outside party. Here are two reasons why you should consider this option: Avoid Tainting the Investigation with Bias One of the top reasons you should have a third party investigate sexual harassment claims made by employees is to avoid introducing bias into the inquiry.

29 November 2017

3 Signs Your Company Doesn't Pay Enough


As a business owner, you probably know that it's important to properly balance out the amount that you pay your employees. After all, you don't want to pay so much that it has a negative impact on your company's bottom line, but you should be paying enough to keep your business competitive. These are a few signs that you might want to rethink your compensation plan and think about paying your employees a little more:

28 November 2017