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TeenForce progressing toward goal for foster youth Hiring Fair

Mar 11, 2013 No Comments by

Congratulations to TeenForce, now about halfway to its goal to secure 100 jobs for current and former foster youth with San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce members.  So far, 12 employers have committed to 47 positions and more are in the works. TeenForce and local youth agencies are collaborating to prepare and place the […]

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Planning for Health Care Reform, Part 2

Mar 05, 2013 No Comments by

Our initial post about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) focused on explaining the formulas for determining your organization’s size and estimating the number of temporary workers who qualify as full-time employees. Since then, the IRS has issued additional guidance related to these calculations and other basic aspects of the law. While the regulations are not […]

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Why Use the Services of Alternative Staffing Organizations: Perspectives from Customer Businesses

Feb 11, 2013 No Comments by

Rounding out its series of reports about findings from the Mott Foundation-funded Alternative Staffing Demonstration, the most recent paper produced by the Center for Social Policy at the University of Massachusetts-Boston highlights how businesses use temporary staffing and for what purposes they employ ASOs over conventional staffing agencies. Click “Read more” to download the paper. Among […]

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ACA Employer Notification Requirement Postponed

Feb 05, 2013 No Comments by

The Affordable Care Act’s March 1, 2013 deadline for employers to provide written notice to employees about their state’s health insurance exchange has been postponed until further notice, according to a recent announcement by the US Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services and Treasury. The anticipated timing for distribution of the notices will be in […]

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New Member Donna Gosney, Life Learning Center

Jan 18, 2013 No Comments by

The Alliance welcomes Donna Gosney, Employment Specialist for The Life Learning Center in Covington, Kentucky. The Life Learning Center (LLC) is focused on providing less advantaged and less hopeful people in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area with structure, education, tools and support to help them achieve a life of purpose, solid employment and financial stability.  […]

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