5 Simple Advantages of being a W2 compared to a 1099 Independent Contractor

How did you come to be a 1099 Independent Contractor? Many of us who have at one time been 1099’s, including the writer of this blog, were classified as 1099 because the customer decided to compensate us without taking out taxes. It’s easier for the customer, we as 1099 get more money in our pocket […]

Let’s start with a Million! Inspired by Melinda Gates promise to donate a Billion dollars to Women, Power and Influence.

(Featured Image Courtesy of Harvard Business Review, Photo Credit: Elie Honein) Health, education & equal opportunities for all women – that’s the vision of Melinda Gates;  hear all about it. Harvard Business Review Big Idea, “Women, Power, and Influence” presented by TargetCW! Enjoy the Ideacast, then get out there and do something about it! TargetCW […]

California’s New AB5 Legislation: The ABC Test and What You Need to Know to Stay Compliant

California’s sweeping legislation AB5 is going to significantly alter the employment landscape in California and companies are going to quickly need to find solutions to their newly labeled Independent Contractor/1099 risk. With the Dynamex decision, California employers have already begun to see lawsuits, class actions, and complaints starting to roll in from various trades that […]

TargetCW Introduces “How It Should Be: Cutting Through The Noise” Corporate Responsibility Initiative & R.O.H.R! (Recognizing Our Human Responsibility)

When the issue of wage disparity between men and women started to come up, I never fully understood why. Why would someone earn more or less of a paycheck or hold a higher title or level of respect because of ANYTHING aside from the caliber of their character and their contributions made to society? Being […]

TCW Summer Recap 2019

Summer 2019 has been one for the books here at TargetCW.  Amid planning for and construction on our brand–new building (move in date of 2020!), we’ve also been taking time to give back to our community and spend some quality time together as an organization, colleagues and friends.   Homes of Hope – TCW Employees Build Houses for Families in Need  Youth With A Mission […]

Legal Update: Sexual Harassment Prevention Laws are on the rise and TargetCW is doing our part!

If you have been following the news, or engaging with people at all since 2017, you have heard about the #MeToo movement. But what you might not yet know, is the major impact the movement has had on the laws pertaining to sexual harassment prevention training. Several states, like New York, California, Connecticut, Maine, and […]

A Recap of Coach This! 2019 with TargetCW

“Dare, Believe & Deliver” – Samer Khouli  TargetCW’s Coach This! took place in June of this year at The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage.  The goal of the corporate retreat was to spark the conversation around mentorship and development. We want to create a culture and community that expresses gratitude, and, this retreat was all about learning just […]

When Is It My Turn? Avoiding The Discouragement Of Not Being Chosen.

Every one of us can relate to a time and place when we felt the anxiety of waiting to be chosen. Being selected creates a rush of adrenaline, while the sting of being bypassed lingers long after the dodgeball game has ended, or the promotion has been handed to someone else.   Years ago, I ran […]

Global Employment Made Easy, by TargetCW

We’re excited to introduce our new interactive international map. This simple to use map allows to find out basic information about all the countries we serve. In addition, you can request a detailed country-specific guide. These valuable resources will get you on your way to a global program powered by TargetCW and managed through StaffingNation. […]

Mind Align: Anxiety

July – Anxiety Did you know elephants get anxious?  Cats have been known to exhibit behaviors similar to those with OCD.  There was even an orangutan that struggled with addiction. Feeling anxious or stressed is healthy and normal for both humans and animals.  These feelings often serve as a motivator to get things done.  But, […]