Rachael Brown Honored as 40 Under 40 2017

Business First Honors Rachael Brown Rachael Brown, Director of Business Development at Employer Services Corporation (ESC) was awarded the 40 Under 40 Honor by Business First on December 1, 2017. This was the 26th annual 40 Under 40 program sponsored by Business First.  The goal of the program is to identify 40 men and women, under the … Continued

Mindfulness of Others

Improve the Culture of Your Organization with Mindfulness By Gregory Gjurich, HR Consultant When I returned from a trip to Japan—that I unenthusiastically agreed to—I was amazed at the level of peace that I felt. I was calm. I was thoughtful. I was … happy. At first I just dismissed this as being refreshed from … Continued

NYS Paid Family Leave: An Employers Checklist

NYS Paid Family Leave:  An Employers Checklist Starting January 1, 2018, nearly all private employees in New York State will be eligible for Paid Family Leave.  Here is what you need to do now. Make sure your PFL coverage is intact. Generally, PFL insurance is added to the disability insurance policy an employer already carries. … Continued

Do you need a written PTO policy?

The Importance of Having a Written PTO Policy Employment law does not mandate the allowance of paid time off (PTO) to employees for events such as vacations, personal time, and sick days.  It is, however, a best practice of  Employers of Choice. Employers have flexibility regarding the amount of time off, if any, they will offer to … Continued

Quiz Corner: Which interview question is a “no-no”?

Which interview question has the potential to be discriminatory under federal law? A.  Why did you leave your last job? B.  This job requires you to lift 10-pounds. Are you able to lift at least 10-pounds with or without reasonable accommodations? C.  Are you a U.S. Citizen? D.  Who is the best manager you ever … Continued

Is it Time to Outsource Your HR?

You Know it’s Time to Outsource HR When… ESC has been working with for-profit and non-profit organizations of various sizes and industries for over 20 years. During the conversion process, we find that many of our new clients have things in common that helped them make the decision to outsource. If you find yourself relating … Continued

Upcoming Six Sigma Green Belt Class

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Class A Lean Six Sigma 4 day course is designed for professionals looking for a systematic way to drive improvement initiatives at their company.  Class size is limited, please contact us for availability. Students will receive customized training and individual coaching from our team of 3 Master Black Belts: Class Date:  … Continued

Meliora Consulting names new partners.

Meliora Consulting, a leading provider of Six Sigma Training and Deployment, names new partners. Buffalo, NY – October 2017 – Meliora Consulting, a leading provider of Six Sigma Training and Process Improvement, and a subsidiary of Employer Services Corporation (ESC), has named Shari Kiesow and Lauren Brugger as Partners. Shari will be responsible for the … Continued

Career Open House

ESC Open House – Find Your Career with Us Prospective candidates are invited to join us for this open house event to learn more about current and future career positions with Employer Services Corporation.  Stop by to meet us and tour our organization. Monday, October 2, 2017 | 11am – 1pm | 4pm – 6pm … Continued