COVID-19 Business Losses: How to Track Loss of Income

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Whether you operate a brick-and-mortar business or work as an independent contractor, if your income has been impacted by COVID-19, you should be keeping records. As the coronavirus pandemic continues […]

Essential Resources for Women-Owned Small Businesses

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More than $1.9 trillion in revenue, and 9.4 million workers contribute to the more than 13 million women-owned businesses across the United States. This data comes from the National Women’s […]

What to Do When Someone Dies: A Step-by-Step Guide

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Sadly, because of the COVID-19 global pandemic and its mounting toll, many more people than usual are likely to experience the death of a loved one in the coming months. […]

How to Handle Business Contracts in a COVID-19 World

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Small business owners affected by COVID-19 know all too well the importance of written agreements in these uncertain times. What gets included, and what doesn’t, can make or break a […]

Employee Payroll Tax Deferral Questions Answered

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This article was updated September 2, 2020. The original publication date was August 19, 2020. President Donald Trump signed several executive orders in early August addressing the negative effects of […]

Are Digital Signatures Legally Binding?

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Not that long ago, the only way to verify your agreement with a contract or statement was to physically drag a pen across paper. Although ink signatures are still broadly […]

Key Documents Employers Need When Returning to Work

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All across the country, employers are making decisions about whether or not to reopen their physical locations once local health and safety mandates are lifted. If you have plans to […]

Employee Health and Privacy in the Workplace

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With COVID-19 exposure being top of mind for employers and employees who are returning to work, you may be concerned about medical privacy rights in the workplace. While many people […]

How to Prepare for Employees to Return to Work after COVID-19

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As parts of the country start to open back up, you may have some concerns as an employer about how best to bring your team back to work. For instance, […]

Learning Pods & Micro Schools: Homeschooling Questions

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With COVID-19 jeopardizing the safe opening of schools across the country, many parents are looking into creating “learning pods” or “micro schools” for their children. A learning pod is a […]

Back to College: Questions from Parents, Students, and Staff

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As the nation continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, colleges and universities across the country are preparing for the start of the academic year and determining how best to […]

Back to School? Common Questions about Reopening Plans

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As summer draws to a close, parents, teachers, and students may find themselves asking questions about the start of the school year and what it will look like. The announced […]