COVID-19

Open Enrollment 2020: Employee Benefits Are Different This Year
October 20, 2020

Open Enrollment 2020: Employee Benefits Are Different This Year

It’s 2020. Things sure are different now. From the employee perspective, benefits like health insurance are more important than ever. A new report from Prudential Financial reveals double-digit increases in the value employees place on their benefits packages, with over 70% of respondents indicating employee benefits are “a big reason they would stay at a job.” This is up from…

EPISODE 23: New Strategies and Employee Communication as We Manage Through COVID
October 13, 2020

EPISODE 23: New Strategies and Employee Communication as We Manage Through COVID

Sometimes a crisis brings us together in ways we don’t expect. Today we’re joined by Lisa Marchitelli, Chief Administrative Officer at AFMDA. The American Friends of Magen David Adom is a nonprofit organization that raises funds to support Israeli’s foremost emergency response and disaster relief organization, Magen David Adom. MDA has conducted over a million COVID tests in Israel and…

Recruitment, Hiring, and Onboarding During and After COVID-19
September 25, 2020

Recruitment, Hiring, and Onboarding During and After COVID-19

Whether or not our world returns to “normal” as we’ve known it, some things about COVID-19 are likely to become regular facets of a “new normal” long after the public health threat subsides. Mandatory masks in public, social distancing measures, and frequent sanitization are likely to become standard measures throughout society – especially in high-traffic areas like airports or public…

EPISODE 20: Supporting Shelter at Home with Habitat NYC CEO, Karen Haycox
September 15, 2020

EPISODE 20: Supporting Shelter at Home with Habitat NYC CEO, Karen Haycox

Habitat for Humanity is more than you think, especially in New York City.   Karen Haycox, CEO of Habitat for Humanity in NYC, channels 20 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, in addition to experience in the for-profit sector. She is involved in several organizations supporting LGBTQ+ and affordable housing causes in New York City.   In this episode, Haycox discusses…

EPISODE 19: Success Reenvisioned With Dr. Bob Scott, President Emeritus, Adelphi University
September 10, 2020

EPISODE 19: Success Reenvisioned With Dr. Bob Scott, President Emeritus, Adelphi University

  This is an inspiring, can’t-miss episode. Today’s guest, Dr. Bob Scott, is President Emeritus of Adelphi University and served 15 years as acting president. Previously, he served 15 years as president of Ramapo College, and held positions at Cornell University and the Indiana Commission for Higher Education. The experience and perspective he brings to today’s conversation are invaluable.   Dr.…

A Guide Through PPP Loans and Loan Forgiveness
September 10, 2020

A Guide Through PPP Loans and Loan Forgiveness

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is an SBA loan designed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their employees on the payroll. PrestigePEO is dedicated to helping our clients, and the small business community understand PPP loans and work through each phase of the loan application and forgiveness process. Check out…

EPISODE 18: Tips for Hiring in Exceptional Times With Dr. Bob Scott, President Emeritus, Adelphi University
September 8, 2020

EPISODE 18: Tips for Hiring in Exceptional Times With Dr. Bob Scott, President Emeritus, Adelphi University

Today we are joined by Dr. Bob Scott, President Emeritus of Adelphi University. Dr. Scott’s decorated career in higher education has included 10 years at Cornell University, 6 years with the Indiana Commission for Higher education, 15 years as President of Ramapo College, and 15 years as President of Adelphi University.    Dr. Scott shares his knowledge on how the pandemic…

EPISODE 17:  FAQs and Guidance on PPP Loan Forgiveness with Malcolm Slee of Groom Law Group
August 20, 2020

EPISODE 17: FAQs and Guidance on PPP Loan Forgiveness with Malcolm Slee of Groom Law Group

Malcolm Slee, Principal at Groom Law Group, guides businesses through laws on company payroll and finances. He works in Washington D.C. and is an expert on complex financial issues at the intersection of business and government. On today’s show, Malcolm and Eric look at the Paycheck Protection Program’s recently updated FAQs and help untangle the web of PPP loan forgiveness.…

EPISODE 16:  The Latest from Congress and Trump’s New Executive Orders with Malcolm Slee of Groom Law Group
August 18, 2020

EPISODE 16: The Latest from Congress and Trump’s New Executive Orders with Malcolm Slee of Groom Law Group

Malcolm Slee, Principal at Groom Law Group, advises employers and institutions on legal aspects of corporate payroll and finances. He works in Washington D.C. and keeps a close eye on laws that impact the economy, companies, and employees. In today’s episode, Slee discusses the current state of talks between lawmakers in Washington. He offers close observations and thorough knowledge on…

EPISODE 15: Rethinking Your Post-COVID Office Design & Environment With Marcus Rosenau of SSP Architects
August 13, 2020

EPISODE 15: Rethinking Your Post-COVID Office Design & Environment With Marcus Rosenau of SSP Architects

Marcus Rosenau, Principal at SSP Architects brings an architectural perspective to challenges we all face as employees continue returning to the office. With a thoughtful approach to design, layout, and construction, Rosenau provides solutions to the questions you’re probably asking, as well as some questions you probably haven’t considered yet. In today’s conversation, Rosenau gives advice that any professional can…