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Department of Labor publishes guidance explaining the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) announced its first round of published guidance to provide information to employees and employers about how [...]

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DoD adds critical verification component to defense contractor cybersecurity requirements

Recognizing the threat of cybercrime and nation-state-sponsored cyber espionage, the Department of Defense (DoD) is enacting new rules to expand cybersecurity requirements within its supply [...]

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4 practical steps to successful change management

70% of digital transformation projects fail to achieve their goals with a lack of management support and employee resistance the two top reasons for failure. There are four practical steps to [...]

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Is your case really closed? Understanding exposure after injury settlement

In Wisconsin, most worker compensation cases settle. Understand that employees may have six or 12 years, or an unlimited time to bring a claim, depending on the type of injury ...

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What is your construction company worth?

The construction industry is, at heart, a family industry. This is hardly a profound statement. The vast majority of businesses in the U.S. could be described as family businesses — but the fact [...]

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Falling work comp rates: “The good, the bad & the ugly”

On October 1, 2019 Wisconsin continued its trend entering a fourth consecutive year of reduced workers’ compensation insurance rates. Rates in 2019 fell an average of 8.84% compared to 2018, [...]

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New Overtime Rule Raises Salary Cutoff to $35,568

Effective January 1, 2020, a final rule from the US Department of Labor (DOL) amends the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations implementing the minimum wage and overtime exemptions for [...]

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Veni, Vidi, Veto: Wisconsin 2019-21 State Budget Highlights

Gov. Tony Evers introduced a state budget that included significant public construction investment and the rollback of labor reforms. His first state budget proposal included many of his campaign [...]

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Business Continuity And Perpetuation – Get With The Plan!

Type-A. Entrepreneurial. Driven. Innovative. Tireless. Sound familiar? Contractors are planners by nature. Most company principals have worked their entire professional lives to build and grow [...]

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AR and VR Will Shape the Future of BIM 3D Modeling

Soon, walking through a construction site and envisioning what the completed project will look like won’t require an active imagination. Using virtual and augmented reality and Building [...]