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Trick or Treat: Can Employers Face Liability for Celebrating Halloween in the Workplace? 10/20/2014  by     Tiffani McDonough    | Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP Contact To embed, copy and paste the code into your website or blog: <iframe src=”http://www.jdsupra.com/post/contentViewerEmbed.aspx?fid=faf5d3f9-cb14-4b06-acab-4373a71073b3″ width=”100%” height=”620″ frameborder=”1″ style=”border: 2px solid #ccc; overflow-x:hidden !important; overflow:hidden;” scrolling=”auto”></iframe> Halloween celebrations in the workplace… Read more »

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Debbie St. Mark and Laura Garland had a great day today at the Newberry County Job Fair held at Central United Methodist Church representing GPS and Gallman Consulting! We would like to thank the Newberry County Chamber of Commerce for coordinating this event and all the companies & organizations that worked together to make this… Read more »

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Flu Season: Guidance for Employers By Brian Hall on October 2, 2014  via  Employer Law Forecast               As the weather turns colder, concerns about the flu resurface. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has issued updated guidance for businesses and employers, which can be found at: Preparing… Read more »

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Newberry County Job Fair Thursday October 23, 2014 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM Central United Methodist Church 1005 College Street, Newberry, SC 29108  (map)   Come see GPS at the Newberry County Job Fair!  Stop by our table to speak with Laura Garland, Staffing Specialist – GPS Newberry and Debbie St. Mark, GPS Client Relations-GPS Corporate!… Read more »

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Up in smoke: the effect of legalized marijuana on employer policies Lane Powell PC Michael B. Harrington USA October 3 2014 Author page » So far, 23 states have legalized medical marijuana and in two states, Colorado and Washington, it is legal to possess small amounts of marijuana for recreational use.  Let’s take a look… Read more »

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Producer Prices in U.S. Decrease for First Time in a Year By Shobhana Chandra and Victoria Stilwell Oct 15, 2014 8:30 AM ET Wholesale prices in the U.S. unexpectedly fell in September for the first time in a year, propelled by a drop in fuel costs that continues into this month, Labor Department figures showed… Read more »

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To all the Big Cheese out there… On National Boss’s Day, 6 Ways To Handle A Bad One There are many, many fine bosses around the world. Dare I say, millions of them. But if you’ve been in the workforce more than a couple years you’ve probably also had at least one experience of a not… Read more »

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Happy Birthday MJ and Debbie! Mary Jane Sorrell is the VP Business Development and Debbie St. Mark is the Client Relations Specialist at GPS Corporate! Ladies, don’t count the years…count the wishes & all the cheers!  Enjoy your day, your way! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBb0LlOIB6w *      MJ Sorrell                              Debbie St. Mark   **

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Halloween is just around the corner!  And this year, along with our annual GPS Halloween Costume Contest on October 31, we are having our GPS Decorated Pumpkin Contest starting NOW through October 31st!   The pumpkin that receives the most LIKES via Facebook and Instagram WINS!! Our first entry is from Dara Calley, GPS Hot Springs Business… Read more »

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Walmart Cuts Health Care Coverage For Most Part-Timers In Wake Of Obamacare  | By By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO Posted: 10/07/2014 10:01 am EDT Updated: 10/08/2014 12:59 pm EDT   NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to eliminate health insurance coverage for some of its part-time U.S. employees in a move aimed at controlling rising health… Read more »