Employee Tax Deferral

The President issued an executive memorandum regarding a payroll tax delay. The memorandum directs the Secretary of the Treasury to implement a delay of certain employees’ obligations to pay Social Security taxes. The payroll tax provision requires guidance to be issued by the Department of Treasury.

Three Steps to Employee Performance Management

At ESC, we love working with our clients to assist them with developing strategic HR programs to enhance employee engagement and increase retention. Employee performance management is just one of the great HR weapons in our arsenal. We have created several training modules built around this one topic alone, however, it all boils down to … Continued

Talent Acquisition in a Post-Pandemic World

It’s no secret that the pandemic has forced us to quickly adapt our existing business practices, including our processes for attracting and recruiting top talent. Join ESC’s HR Business Partner, Jessica Frattali, as she provides a thorough overview of recruiting best practices in this new world we’re living in. Jessica will provide guidance and specific tips to ensure your organization is positioned to effectively acquire the employees you need to keep your business moving forward.

ESC Announces August New Hires 2020

Employer Services Corporation (ESC), announces multiple new hires to support their continued growth in providing Human Resource (HR) outsourcing services to small and mid-size businesses and nonprofit organizations. Genia Myers Collins joined ESC as the benefits team lead and Lauren Rutherford joined ESC has an HR business partner. Collins will coordinate and manage various benefits programs offered to ESC clients and their employees. Rutherford will provide support and advice to ESC clients in all areas of HR.

Specialized Training with Meliora Consulting

ESC’s sister company, Meliora Consulting, is pleased to announce that its cornerstone training program is back! This 4-day course is designed to help participants develop some of the most crucial and in-demand skills in today’s workplace: advanced problem solving, decision making, process development, and organizational change management.

Employer Services Corporation Announces New Hires July 2020

Employer Services Corporation (ESC), a leading Professional Employer Organization (PEO) headquartered in Amherst, NY, announces multiple new hires to support their continued growth in providing Human Resource (HR) outsourcing services to small and mid-size businesses and nonprofit organizations.

Mandatory Paid Sick Leave in NYS

NYS Paid Sick Leave Requirement 2021 New York State’s fiscal year 2021 budget, which passed into law on April 3, 2020, included a new statewide sick leave requirement. The new requirement is separate from the COVID-19 paid sick leave program, which is set to expire on December 31, 2020. Employees may be restricted from utilizing … Continued

Retaining Top-Notch Employees

Recognition is a Key Component of Retaining Top-Notch Employees Clients often ask what they can do to retain their top-notch employees. The answer to this question lies within that organization.  As a manager or business owner, you need to know what motivates your employees. Many times your first inclination is to give them a raise … Continued

Hello, My Name is Disengaged!

What Can You Do About Disengaged Employees? By Kristen Wolasz, Team Leader Formal employee evaluations or actively analyzing your organization’s employee engagement makes it easier to recognize when you have disengaged employees. These employees may show up late and leave early, verbally criticize the organization and its management, and spend more time counting down the hours … Continued