February 15th, 2019
Asking the wrong interview questions can result in a bad hire or worse yet, put a company at risk for potential claims of discrimination. Download our easy-to-use interview guide to lawful and unlawful interview questions.
February 12th, 2019
An ever-increasing attention on service animals is resulting in a great deal of confusion, among employers and employees alike. Here’s what the law actually says about service animals in the workplace.
January 30th, 2019
The day after the big game has long been a point of contention for employers. Absent, late, and distracted employees cost money. Read more for helpful tips on tackling the Super Bowl Monday slump.
January 18th, 2019
2019 marks a big year at ALTRES Hawaii. We are celebrating 50 years in business with special events and initiatives all year long.
December 19th, 2018
When employees are healthy, illnesses decrease which in turn means absenteeism goes down, productivity goes up, and stress is lowered. Here are a few inexpensive ways to encourage employee wellness at your workplace.
December 18th, 2018
Hawaii has joined the growing list of states that ban employers from asking about an applicant's salary history. What does the law say and what does it mean for employers?
November 14th, 2018
Social contribution is a cornerstone of the workplace culture at ALTRES. This year our Fall FUNdraiser generated $7,000 for Special Olympics Hawaii.
November 11th, 2018
It's the season when many employees request vacation leave to visit the family or spend time with kids on break. Unfortunately, not everyone can take off at the same time.
October 28th, 2018
Hawaii criminal background check law is among the most protective in the nation. It’s also a potential minefield for employers. This article provides an overview of key points to consider about criminal background checks for employment in Hawaii.
September 27th, 2018
Employment gaps aren’t always bad news. Here are a few things to consider when assessing an applicant with a gap in work history.