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Why Employee vs. Independent Contractor Classification Matters

Why Employee vs. Independent Contractor Classification Matters

April 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Whether you’re hiring full-time staff or freelancers, you need to know how to classify workers to the satisfaction of the IRS – or possibly pay for it later. Conversely, if you’re offered a job but the company insists on paying you as an Independent Contractor, you might be getting the short end of the employment stick. This infographic highlights information that you need to know.

Your Workers Are What They Eat at Work

Your Workers Are What They Eat at Work

March 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

A lot has been written on the connection between proper nutrition and workforce productivity. But if you’re looking for a quick, easy-to-digest summary of how great meals can lead to greater productivity, check out this infographic. In it you’ll see the results of a 2013 study published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine that suggests that the key to higher profits may actually be what you put on your employees’ plates.

Chained To Your Desk?

Chained To Your Desk?

November 21, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

A recent study has revealed that millions of workers are losing at least six days of their annual leave because they are too worried about losing their jobs or looking bad in front of their boss to take the time off. Researchers found that fears about showing a lack of commitment to the job, being made redundant or colleagues taking credit for their work means four in ten workers – 4.5 million – rarely use all of their annual leave.

The Anatomy of The Hourly Workforce

The Anatomy of The Hourly Workforce

June 5, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Today’s workforce is constantly evolving. From Baby Boomers to Generation Y, hard working members of society have adapted new work styles which include more technical skills, remote working and social responsibility. Whether you have complete autonomy over your work schedule or no control whatsoever, we have seen new characteristics and thought processes from the hourly workforce – Generation Y specifically.

America’s Skills Gap

America’s Skills Gap

September 5, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

The following infographic by Work Boots suggests that the skills gap in America can partially be explained by the growing number of retiring tradespeople and the shrinking number of willing-to-work applicants.

Gen Y: Are You Ready For the Next Generation?

Gen Y: Are You Ready For the Next Generation?

July 5, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

According to a recent study, by 2025, 75% of the GLOBAL workforce will be made up of Gen Y’ers. SkyDox saw this huge statistic and wanted to know more. For example, who are these people revolutionizing the workplace? What do they care about? What do they need to be a productive workforce? This Generation Y Infographic consolidates the stats and encapsulates the Gen Y persona.