You’ve been warned: EDD Notifications of AB5 have been sent out!

The letters are coming! If you have employees in California, chances are you have or will receive your detailed EDD AB5 Notification. This letter is co-authored by four government agencies – the Employment Development Department, the Labor Commissioner Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, the Chief of Occupational Safety, and the Division of Workers Compensation, which […]

Final Rule On Joint Employer Status Under The Fair Labor Standards Act

On January 12, 2020, the Department of Labor (DOL) announced a final rule to revise and update its regulations by narrowing the definition of “joint employer” under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). This is the first update to the joint-employer rule in over 60 years. This final rule provides additional clarity for businesses that […]

Start 2020 with a Compliant IC Program! Read more …

A Solution to the “Five Degrees of Independent Contractor Misclassification” Posted on December 17, 2019by Richard J. Reibstein, Esq. “Independent contractor misclassification” is a phrase that is misunderstood, misapplied, and misused – constantly. It is used to cover an array of disparate forms of IC misclassification: unpardonable; uninformed; unprepared; unintentional; and unjust. [1] The words are justifiably used […]

StaffingNation: Enterprise Product of the Year Winner

  StaffingNation: Enterprise Product of the Year Winner (Award-Winning Contingent Workforce Software): TargetCW is excited to announce that StaffingNation is Product of the Year winner in the Enterprise Product of the Year Category – HR Software.  “Our team has worked strategically to make StaffingNation the go-to software for the contingent workforce needs of clients around […]

Looking at the GDPR in 2020 – What Do We Need To Know?

The rules on the GDPR stated that the European Commission would review the progress of EU member states in terms of their integration of the GDPR rules in May 2020. At this stage it is known that only three EU countries have not changed their data protection laws to align with the GDPR; Slovenia, Greece, […]

What You Need To Know About CCPA

Privacy rights continue to be a hot topic issue.  As the laws and regulations become more stringent and widespread, companies must be prepared to remain compliant moving forward.  This means not only making sure that your company is handling data is a compliant fashion, but also making sure your business partners/service providers are as well.  […]

Light The Night 2019: Celebrating Survivors and Spreading Hope

Light The Night 2019 TargetCW had a wonderful time showing our support for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at Light The Night on Saturday, November 2nd.  Light The Night is the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s annual community event to celebrate survivorship and to remember loved ones who lost their battle with cancer.  Every year, we […]

Spotlight: Celebrating Our TCW Veterans and Their Spouses

At TargetCW we are passionate about helping people find careers they love!  Career transitions are some of life’s most stressful, yet rewarding experiences and we are here to make that transition as smooth as possible for our clients and candidates.  We are honored to assist the veteran community and their spouses in shifting from military to civilian workforce.  Please see […]

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 […]