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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Elgin Community College was named one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation's signature recognition of high achievement and performance in America's community colleges. ECC was selected from a pool of nearly 1,000 public, two-year colleges nationwide to compete for the $1 million Aspen Prize.  “This recognition is a ...read more
Categories: Career & Education, Member Company News
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
The Golden Rule about Promises in an Employee Handbook...When you consider what to promise your employees, hold back on any and all promises unless you really feel a certain promise is absolutely essential and you are 100% certain you can always deliver on the promise. If you can't, delete it from your Employee Handbook unless it is required by law. FLEXIBILITY: An employee handbook should give ...read more
Categories: EAC News, Small Business, Member Company News
Thursday, September 21, 2017
The need for workplace investigations usually arises suddenly and without warning. Company management receives a complaint (most commonly a sex harassment complaint or a complaint of discrimination) and often does not know how to proceed.  As a management-side labor and employment law firm, the attorneys in our law firm frequently receive calls from clients wanting to know how to handle an ...read more
Categories: Member Company News, Small Business
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
ComEd Recognized as One of the Top 10 Utilities for Economic Development Industry-leading publication recognizes ComEd’s capital investments and job creation in northern Illinois CHICAGO (September 11, 2017) Site Selection magazine has named ComEd to its annual list of Top 10 Utilities in Economic Development for 2017. The magazine cites ComEd’s 17 direct-involvement project “wins” in 2016. It ...read more
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