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06 Jun Guidance for Handling Pregnancy Issues in the Workplace

An employer’s obligations to pregnant employees are often confusing and an area where employers make mistakes.  The following are guidelines to follow should a pregnancy issue arise. The Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) requires that a covered employer treat women affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical...

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18 May Salary Level Increase Announced by DOL

• The new minimum salary level for white collar exemptions will be $913 per week or $47,476 per year. The current level is $23,660, so it has more than doubled. • The new salary threshold will become effective December 1, 2016, and it will be adjusted every 3...

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12 May REAL Partners With Winners!

We are thrilled to congratulate our clients who recently received awards for their growth and achievements.  Resource Alliance is proud to be associated with multi-family organizations who are receiving state and national recognition through the Atlanta Business Chronicle and the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC). Atlanta...

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12 May REAL Joins The Warrior Nation

Showing mud no mercy, the Resource Alliance team conquered the battlefield on April 16, 2016 for the Warrior Dash in Covington, Georgia.  We had 16 brave warriors step-up to the challenge, completing a 5K race with 12 exhilarating obstacle courses featuring Under the Wire, Muddy...

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13 Apr Happy National Volunteer Month!

April is National Volunteer Month, when we celebrate the hard work and dedication of our volunteers across America. Many employers are jumping on the volunteer fun train. Salesforce and Ultimate Software are taking part in the action, offering anywhere from one to six days of paid volunteer...

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06 Apr Six Quick Tips About Servant Leadership

This post is brought to you by Shellie Sylla.  Shellie is the Marketing Manager at Steadfast Management Company, and blogger at Multifamily Insiders. Servant Leadership. What is it, and why is it important? Wikipedia defines servant leadership as both a leadership philosophy and set of leadership practices....

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06 Apr How Do You Keep Good People?

What’s the biggest challenge in the workplace today? It’s keeping good people. Andy and I had the pleasure of facilitating several discussion groups at a recent IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management) gathering, and several themes emerged that are worth sharing. We asked, “What works?” In...

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