Changes to Paycheck Protection Program

House Passes Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act of 2020 As expected, the House passed H.R. 7010, their Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 yesterday. The Senate is expected to address its own PPP amendments bill when it returns from recess next week. If the bills the House and Senate pass are different, they will have … Continued

Maximizing Efficiency As Employees Return to Work: An LSS Approach

Maximizing Efficiency As Employees Return to Work: A Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Approach A Meliora Zoom seminar Thursday, June 4,  2020 | 10 – 11:00 a.m. EST Overview Whether your business has been open throughout the pandemic or you’re just beginning to re-open, now is a great time to re-think existing processes and execute some … Continued

Release of PPP Loan Forgiveness Application

Treasury/SBA Release PPP Loan Forgiveness Application and Instructions On Friday May 15, 2020 the Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, released the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application and detailed instructions for the application. The form and instructions inform borrowers how to apply for forgiveness of their PPP … Continued

Leading Change in a Fluid Environment: An ESC Webinar

ESC  hosted an interactive virtual presentation focused on leading change in a fluid environment.  We heard from ESC’s EVP & Chief People Officer Liz Warren and HR Business Partner Liz Farmer.  Topics discussed included maintaining productivity as team dynamics change from week to week, Covey’s circle of influence, potential barriers through the ADKAR model, and reclaiming your culture in a new environment.

COVID-19 Reopening Guidelines for NY

NY Summary of Reopening Guidelines May 21, 2020 As we continue to move in a positive direction with reopening the state, we wanted to share with you several important reminders in this ever-changing time. NYS has posted reopening guidelines, which can be found here. These guidelines pertain to both essential and non-essential business and all … Continued

Leading Change in a Fluid Environment

Now that businesses are re-opening and bringing people back to work in phases, it is even more challenging to maintain a cohesive environment and keep employees engaged. Join ESC’s EVP and Chief People Officer Liz Warren, along with HR Business Partner Liz Farmer, for an interactive presentation focused on leading during a time of change.