Human Resources Newsletter
July 2018

In This Issue:
San Francisco Salary History Ordinance
CA New National Origin Regulations
Minimum Wage Increases
How to Reduce Turnover
Hiring Teenagers
Employee Engagement
Recruitment Updates
JH Consulting Updates
How to Reduce Turnover

Reducing turnover is a balance between retaining talent and finding candidates that are a cultural fit.

Stay connected with us! Check our website for updated job openings and weekly blog posts!

Happy July!

This month, we have prepared tips on how to reduce turnover, hiring teenagers for the summer or year-round, and how to improve employee engagement.

Here are some legal updates!

San Francisco Salary History Ordinance
San Francisco employers will be required to inform their employees of their rights and post a copy of the notice in an obvious location and to any labor union representing San Francisco employees. If you need a copy of this notice, please let us know.

California’s New National Origin Regulations
Effective on July 1st, California strengthens its Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA) regulations by expanding rules against harassment, discrimination and retaliation on protected classes, including national origin. The new regulations protect both applicants and employees and strives to promote equality in the workplace. For example, English-Only policies are deemed unlawful for it merely promotes business convenience.

Minimum Wage Increases
The following cities and counties have increased their local minimum wages.
  • Emeryville
  • City of Los Angeles
  • County of Los Angeles (unincorporated areas only)
  • Malibu
  • Milpitas
  • Pasadena
  • San Francisco
  • San Leandro
  • Santa Monica

Hiring Teenagers
Is your company considering hiring teenagers this summer? Find out what you need to legally employee individuals under 18.

Employee Engagement
What encourages low engagement among your workforce and what can you do to solve it? Here are a couple of things to think about.

Recruitment Updates!
Today in the recruiting world...

We are back recruiting for more! Do you need help with full-cycle recruiting? We customize our services to assist you with whatever you need, from posting jobs, phone interviews, to on-boarding! We offer recruiting services per hour or by a percentage of the candidate's annual salary.

Below you will find our current openings. If you or anyone you know is interested in a new opportunity, please feel free to  contact me  with your resume. 


Burleigh Hutchins
Recruiting & Business Development Manager


JH Consulting Updates
This month we are looking to expand our network. If you have any events you'd like us to attend, let us know!

If you or your business need any HR or recruiting assistance, please contact us through  714-321-2279 or for valuable HR services.