Entries by NLucas

Member Feature: Genesis Healthcare Partners

Genesis Healthcare Partners is one of San Diego’s largest independent, private multi-specialty physician medical practices, working to diagnose and treat many types of cancer, urologic conditions and digestive health issues. Genesis Healthcare Partners provides patients with multi-disciplinary healthcare services, bringing together Urologists, Radiation Oncology, Gastroenterologists, Prostate Cancer Center and Pathology Lab all under one umbrella.  […]

DFEH Will Survey Employers About Anti-Harassment and Diversity Policies

The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) announced it will conduct a survey of California employers about their anti-harassment and diversity policies. The survey will be conducted through telephonic interviews with a random selection of California employers, and seeks to develop a portrait of how California employers manage diversity and harassment issues. It […]

Beware of the California Labor Agency Investigation

By Michael J. Nader, Ogletree Deakins Beware the Bureau of Field Enforcement (BOFE) investigation in 2018. The California Labor Commissioner’s Office has ramped up investigations by its BOFE unit to enforce wage and hour compliance. The Bureau investigates complaints and takes enforcement actions that can include audits of a company’s payroll records and workers’ compensation […]

What California Employers Need to Know About Protecting Employee Health Information

By Kelly S. Riggs and Chris Olmsted with Ogletree Deakins Employers obtain employee health information in a number of ways-most commonly, in relation to a work-related injury or when an employee requests medical leave or a disability accommodation. Most employers understand that such information is “confidential,” but may not fully understand what that means or […]

SDEA Member Feature: Beef ‘n Bun

San Diego natives know where to go for the best shake in the county.  Hands down, it’s Beef ‘n Bun. But what San Diegans may not know is that Beef ‘n Bun has a long history of serving up the best shakes, burgers and fries.  Beef ‘n Bun was founded in 1962 by Richard Grider, […]

7 Ways to Incent Employees to Feel and Act As Owners

By Martin Zwilling, Founder and CEO, Startup Professionals, published in Inc. Magazine One of the lessons I have learned over the years as a business executive, and now as a mentor to entrepreneurs, is that if you really want employees who enthusiastically take ownership of their work, you have to start treating them like owners, […]

SDEA Trainer Feature: Olga Sanchez de la Vega

San Diego Employers Association is known as the go-to resource for HR professionals and business owners in San Diego, helping people stay informed about changing employment laws, HR news, and making professional development opportunities available to employers of all sizes. To meet the unique training needs of your company, SDEA offers a variety of classes […]

Invitation to Participate in the 2018 San Diego Salary and Benefits Survey!

2018 marks Nyhart’s 29th year conducting this comprehensive Salary and Benefits Survey on behalf of San Diego HR practitioners and employers, which includes private, publicly-owned, government and non-profit organizations! Survey Data Effective Date – April 1, 2018 Participant Submission Deadline – Wednesday April 25, 2018 Survey Results Publication – Mid-July 2018 Submission Instructions 1. Download the Submission […]

Updated Withholding Calculator, Form W-4 Released; Calculator Helps Taxpayers Review Withholding Following New Tax Law

WASHINGTON –The Internal Revenue Service today released an updated Withholding Calculator on IRS.gov and a new version of Form W-4 to help taxpayers check their 2018 tax withholding following passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in December. The IRS urges taxpayers to use these tools to make sure they have the right amount of tax […]