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Healthy Choices

Healthy Choices

This year, Norup International School is doing things a little differently. In place of its usual Fun Run, the school is ushering in an inaugural program, Healthy Hawks Day. Put on by the Norup PTSA, the event offers all students an opportunity to ex… Read More
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Efficiency, Transparency…

Efficiency, Transparency and Protection

You may have noticed that the IRS has been pushing us more and more toward electronic filings, as opposed to paper.  Up until now, most nonprofits have escaped that push.  That exemption from electronic filing requirements vanished this summer, how… Read More
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Things to Know (About Us!…

Things to Know (About Us!): Patrice Ladd

Every October, many of us recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month with pink articles of clothing and participation in meaningful events which contribute to the cause. Last week, Wright Beamer’s own Patrice Ladd took part in one such event. In conju… Read More
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Time for a Change

Time for a Change

In a couple of weeks, daylight saving time will end and most of us will “fall back” an hour. While many of us will simply be concerned with resetting clocks, employers will want to consider how they handle their nonexempt employees. Here are a fe… Read More
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Things to Know (About Us!): Lee Flaherty

Tucked away on Harriet Street in Ypsilanti, you will find a most unassuming building which houses a lot of heart. Hope Clinic was founded in 1982 as a Saturday morning walk-in clinic. In almost four decades, it has grown into a remarkable nonprofit o… Read More
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Spreading Awareness

Spreading Awareness

Did you know that in 2008, Congress declared the third week in October as National Estate Planning Awareness Week? Estate planning is a critical component of financial planning but is often overlooked or pushed off for “another day.” It has been… Read More
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With Thanks on Bosses Day

With Thanks on Bosses Day

When you spend your time with genuinely good people, you can consider yourself more than lucky. This is our great privilege every day. Nothing can make the workplace more enjoyable than leaders who are supportive, hardworking, and fair. Bosses like t… Read More
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Landmark Case Headed to t…

Landmark Case Headed to the Supreme Court

Last year, we covered Stephens v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., a 2018 Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals case holding that discrimination on the basis of transgender and transitioning status violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. As r… Read More
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Break a Leg!

Break a Leg!

You probably know “The Barn.” It is an iconic building in the heart of Farmington Hills. But have you taken the time to enjoy the artistry inside? What used to be a real dairy farm is now home to a state-of-the-art theater. And for over 60 years,… Read More
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Illinois Workplace Transp…

Illinois Workplace Transparency Act

On January 1, 2020, the “Workplace Transparency Act” will take effect in Illinois.  The Act is a sweeping piece of legislation designed to protect victims of harassment and discrimination in the workplace. It applies to nearly every employer in… Read More
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