Human Resources

  • Human Resources | Properly classifying school employees as exempt or nonexempt is tricky. A new white paper helps clarify matters. The deadline for implementing the new overtime salary threshold — January ...

  • Human Resources | New salary threshold less onerous for independent schools than once anticipated. The Department of Labor (DOL) recently released a final rule under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) ...

  • Human Resources | Conducting a school-wide survey may help boost morale and retention if expectations are clear and employees feel heard. Article by Seymour Mintzer, Lake Highland Preparatory School From ...

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  • CEO Notebook | Grace Lee will serve as NBOA legal counsel, one of many available resources to help school leaders manage employment practices. Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE NBOA President and CEO Risk management ...

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  • Human Resources | Implementing human resources technology may not only save time and improve the employee experience, but also spur more strategic thinking. Article by Donna Davis From the September/October ...

  • Human Resources | While federal law has done little to shrink the gender pay gap, more states have passed laws on comparable pay, which may impact school hiring practices. By Matthew D. Batastini and Sarah H. ...

  • Human Resources | When a school undertakes a misconduct investigation, deciding who to call as a witness is not always clear. Three independent school lawyers weigh in. This piece is a supplement to the feature ...

  • Human Resources | Should your school face the dreaded day of a serious misconduct allegation, you will need to know what situations require an investigation, who can conduct one and what the outcomes might be. ...

  • Human Resources | When employees aren't meeting expectations, leaders must initiate what might be a difficult conversation. Doing so with courageous authenticity will help leaders have clear, honest and direct ...

  • Human Resources | Are summer camps exempt from FLSA requirements? A closer look at the recreational establishment exemption. Article by Grace H. Lee From the March/April 2019 Net Assets magazine Summer ...