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The Staff Room: Full Service Human Resources, Human Capital Management Consulting, including recruitment and Career Coaching Company
In order to ensure that your policies are up to date, especially now with the new legislation that is taking effect JANUARY 1, 2018!

Some of you might be aware of the Bill 148 issues and changes, if not, well buckle you seat belts, it's all become law! 

The current way that you calculate pay for stat holidays and the way you will calculate as of January 1, 2018 is different.
Under the new Bill 148 Changes, the way that Public Holiday Pay is calculated will change effective January 1 2018.

This means that the way you calculate the holiday pay for Christmas and Boxing Day 2017 will be different than the way you calculate the pay for January 1 2018.

Current Rule:  the total amount of regular wages earned and vacation pay payable to the employee in the four work weeks before the work week in which the public holiday occurred, divided by 20. (Use this calculation for Christmas and Boxing Day 2017).

New Rule:  (for New Year’s Day) the total amount of regular wages earned in the pay period immediately preceding the public holiday, divided by the number of days the employee worked in that period. NOTE that vacation pay is removed from the calculation, and the time period is much shorter. 

If your employee does not work during the pay period before the holiday, you must use the pay period that contains the holiday (unless they are on leave or vacation).

Call me today to get your policy updated before the new rules take effect!

The Staff Room is a consulting and training firm with a special interest in the staffing and recruiting industry.
Our client base ranges from startups to international organizations. Our primary areas of focus are recruiting and coaching, especially youths in greater productivity.

The Staff Room will take care of all your staffing needs and help those in need of career coaching, with consultants that will not only identify your needs, but also provide you, your firm and your staff the RIGHT solution that fits your budget! 

With over 17 years experience in the staffing, training and human resource industry, the consultants at The Staff Room are uniquely qualified to help companies of all sizes grow their businesses, refine processes, and improve service delivery.

Our goal with every client is to maximize their potential and create a distinct competitive edge in their market. We help companies achieve their needed growth.

Vision Statement

To be a community of passionate professionals inspiring and facilitating the realization of excellence in people and organizations.
We will become the recognized leader in high quality integrated talent management solutions.

Mission Statement

We are the catalyst for sustainable talent development excellence.

Our Core Values
  • Teamwork: Our team collaborates and grows as one
  • Community: We work to make communities thrive
  • Reliability: Our team is loyal and reliable, living the standards of fairness and ethical behavior.

Customer Focus

We build up reliable and long term relationships with our clients across the globe – with strong focus on confidence, openness and flexibility. We are obliged to our customer’s requirements and offer all our services to different industries with our Entrepreneurial spirit. 

RETAIN, develop and motivate qualified employees
OBJECTIVE, fair, and equitable human capital management
ENSURE a workplace is compliant with changing legislation

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