‘Does This City Seem Really Weird About Race?’
William Jackson Harper, who plays the tormented ethics professor Chidi Anagonye on NBC’s The Good Place, and Jim Schutze, local legend and longtime columnist for the Dallas Observer, sat down at The Wild Detectives for Journalism Month to discuss Dallas history, race, and politics.
O’Rourke holds his own against Cruz in first debate
In their first Texas Senate debate at Southern Methodist University held Friday evening, Republican incumbent Ted Cruz and Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke squared off on a range of hot-button issues from immigration and health care to Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh and Botham Jean.
19 States and 21 Cities Increased Minimum Wage on New Year’s Day
New year, new minimum wage changes. Americans making minimum wage will have something extra to celebrate in the New Year. 19 states and 21 localities are raising their minimum wages on or around January 1, 2019, with some reaching $15 an hour.
What Is Your Company Growth Strategy? How a PEO Can Help You Grow
Growing a business isn’t easy. In fact, most businesses start small and stay small. So, how do you set your company up for long-term growth and success? A great way to start is with a company growth strategy. Without one, you might stagnate or fail.
Creating a Competitive Advantage Through Great Employee Benefits
Having trouble finding and retaining great employees? You’re not alone. Hiring has been getting harder and turnover is high. Organizations that want a competitive advantage in today’s tight labor market should understand the value of employee benefits.
Creating and Maintaining a Substance Free Workplace
For a profitable, productive, and safe workplace, your business needs a compliant and current substance abuse policy. Impairment or illegal activity involving drugs or alcohol, especially by your employees, could cause serious harm and subject you to legal liability.
5 Signs It’s Time to Let Go of an Employee and How to Do It
Firing an employee isn’t easy or fun. Letting someone go can be a difficult decision, especially when you are so emotionally invested in your employees. But however much you wish the employee would just quit, that’s just not going to happen.
Can You Write Off a New HVAC System on Your Taxes?
The 2019 tax season (2018 tax year) is upon us, which means people are trying to find ways to deduct expenses. Curious if you can write off a new HVAC system on your taxes? Are there any other energy-efficiency improvements that qualify for a tax credit?
6 Ways to Keep Pests from Traveling with You on Vacation
Enjoying the great outdoors is one thing, but no one wants to bring the outdoors home with them. Learn how to enjoy your vacation without making the mistake of bringing pests along for the ride. Prevent pests from traveling with you on vacation!
Carpenter Ant Awareness Week — 3 Signs and 4 Prevention Tips
Don’t let hungry carpenter ants spoil the summer. It’s Carpenter Ant Awareness Week (every third week of June) and we’re here to share carpenter ant signs and prevention tips. Know what to look for and what you can do to deter carpenter ants from your home in the first place.
Help! I Have Carpenter Bees – Warning Signs & Solutions
Carpenter bees can cause serious structural damage and staining. While carpenter bees don’t eat wood, they burrow narrow tunnels for rearing their offspring. Learn how to identify, prevent and control carpenter bees to keep your home or business from being attacked.