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Looking for Dedicated, Loyal Employees? Hire Veterans!

National Military Appreciation Month, May 2016, includes Loyalty Day (1st), Military Spouse Appreciation Day (6th), VE Day (8th), Armed Forces Day (21th), and Memorial Day (30th).  This month we honor, remember, and recognize all military personnel — those men and women who have served throughout our history, including those who have given their lives in […]

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Lessons to be learned from a recent OFCCP audit

By now you may have read about the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Contract Compliance Programs’ (OFCCP) discrimination lawsuit against electronics retailer B&H Photo-Video Company of NYC.  The OFCCP claims systemic discrimination against Hispanic employees and female, black and Asian job seekers at its Brooklyn Navy Yard warehouse.  This is after the EEOC monitored […]

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Federal Contractors – You don’t have enough to do! (a/k/a the OFCCP is adding more to your workload)

Federal contractors and subcontractors can take a small breath – this Spring’s compliance review letters are all out.  If you have not received an audit letter by now, you can breathe easy for the next couple of months.  After that, a new round of letters is expected!   If you are involved in an audit […]

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EEO-1 Passwords Reset By EEOC

Please be advised that the EEOC has closed the 2012 reporting database and has reset passwords for all users of the online system “in preparation for the 2013 EEO-1 survey.” What this will mean for any company who files an EEO-1 is that you will need to request a new password by emailing your  company […]

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Attention Federal Contractors and Subcontractors!

OFCCP has given contractors notice that all federal contractors and subcontractors must begin using the U.S. Census Bureau 2010 EEO Tab to develop their  affirmative action plans, effective January 1, 2014 or later.    This will certainly change the goals for minorities and females due to the shifting of population.  Contractors need to be sure […]

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Two New OFCCP Directives

How much more can the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) throw at federal contractors and subcontractors?  Contractors are worn out by the continuous changes, directives, intensified audits and additional paperwork expected of them by the OFCCP.  The OFCCP’s Director, Ms. Shiu, is plowing ahead with many of the reforms she has been waiting […]

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