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The urgent email to Jill Carmody came during a break at Inland’s Human Resources Management Conference in March. In the email, her boss, KPC Media Group Inc. CEO Terry Ward, said he needed W-2 form information on all employees—and fast.Carmody, … more
From pool installers to local events, here are seven advertisers looking for an opportunity to get in front of summer spendersThe summer months are when consumer spending on vacations, outdoor activities, home repairs, and yard improvements greatly … more
NEW OVERTIME REGSAs soon as this month, the U.S.Department of Labor will issue regulations updating the Fair Labor Standard Act (FLSA) that will require pay for overtime to many more workers—an estimated five million nationwide.Those regulations … more
By their very nature, newspapers are complicated workplaces for human resources management. The workforce includes blue-collar and white-collar employees plus large numbers of independent contractors performing laboring in dizzyingly diverse … more
NLRB RULE CHANGESMeeting almost exactly one year after new union representation election rules from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) became effective, Inland’s Human Resources Management Conference heard that these changes—known as … more
THE PUSH FOR PAY EQUITYHR conferences always include plenty of discussion about compensation—how to structure sales commission and base pay, or payments to the independent contractors who delivery the paper, or severance.But recently, much of the … more
When I find the time, I’m a fairly good woodworker. I’ve made a full set of oak raised panel kitchen cabinets, a spiral staircase out of wenge, the dark, African-sourced wood, and a few other things. I’ve assembled a pretty well-equiped … more
Shaw Media is buying Kaneland Publications, publisher of Chicago far-suburban weeklies and niche publications including the Elburn Herald and Sugar Grove Herald.The purchase, from Kaneland owner Ryan Wells, was expected to close in early … more
For Sandusky Newspapers, adopting Publisher Benchmarks when it was launched two years ago was a nearly literal eye-opening experience. “When we introduced Publisher Benchmarks, the company did not really share data among themselves to know how … more
Globally, newspapers generated $92 billion in print and digital audience revenue in 2014. That was more than their combined annual advertising revenue of $86 billion—the first time audience revenue exceeded advertising revenue in several decades. … more
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