Study: Outsourced human resources industry experiencing growth in Kansas, across U.S.

Study: Outsourced human resources industry experiencing growth in Kansas, across U.S.

The outsourced human resources industry remains vital to the organizational structure of tens of thousands of businesses in Kansas and across the United States. A new study by New York-based McBassi & Co. finds that upwards of 173,000 businesses nationwide receive HR services through a Professional Employer Organization (PEO) relationship. PEO providers serve an estimated…
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When online payroll processing technology becomes your worst enemy

When online payroll processing technology becomes your worst enemy

We live in a technology-centric world. So much so that it’s easy to become dependent. People are always connected. Instant feedback is expected. Financial transactions are easily processed and tracked online. But what happens when that ability is lost? Syndeo and thousands of other businesses across the country that process payroll for their clients’ employees…
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U.S. Department of Labor authorizes increase to overtime pay threshold

U.S. Department of Labor authorizes increase to overtime pay threshold

An estimated 1.3 million more American workers soon will be eligible for overtime compensation with an expansion of the Fair Labor Standards Act. The U.S. Department of Labor on Sept. 24 issued its final overtime rule, increasing the threshold at which non-exempt employees can receive overtime pay to $35,568, or $684 per week. The higher…
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Gellerman’s Wichita Open run ends in second round

Gellerman’s Wichita Open run ends in second round

Michael Gellerman will have to wait longer to add another golf tournament championship to his list of accomplishments. Gellerman did not make the cut to advance to weekend play of the Wichita Open by shooting two over par with a score of 72 in the second round of the tournament. He shot even par in…
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