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Occasionally, companies need their associates to work more hours than usual. For example, during holidays and other peak shopping seasons, retailers experience a boost in sales volume, and the demand for more employees on the sales floor increases. Rather than … Continue reading

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Businesses often incorporate a “chain of command” to ensure everything remains in working order, but there is a thin line between this and the whistleblower protections under state law. How do you avoid crossing the line? What more do you … Continue reading

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Running a small business means walking a fine line. Employers often find themselves torn between making employees happy, and making sound decisions for their business. Though a recent report has shown that smaller businesses in Illinois are growing, a change … Continue reading

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