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6 Things that HR Wants Managers to Know About Remote Work
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Derek Kanehira of Hawaii Employers Council contributes to this Hawaii Business Magazine article, which highlights the 6 Things that HR Wants Managers to Know About Remote Work, including best practices for managing a
HEC Shares Tips on Defining Remote Work Policies
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Telework is one of the ways to help slow the spread of the coronavirus. Pacific Business News spoke with Emily Marr, HEC Assistant General Counsel, in its March 17, 2020 issue about tips on defining remote work policies. She
How Employers Can Stay Ahead of the Coronavirus Outbreak
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
In the February 14, 2020 edition of Pacific Business News, Clayton Kamida, HEC President and Chief Executive Officer, discusses how employers can address employee concerns around the virus outbreak, and plan for potential
Holiday Giving
Monday, January 13, 2020
Our 2019 holiday giving project, organized by our administrative team, supported Hale Kipa, Inc.'s valuable programs and services. Take a moment to learn how they serve Hawaii's youth and families at
Governor Proclaims First Human Resources Week in Hawaii
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Governor David Ige’s office has issued a proclamation designating the first Human Resources Week in Hawaii. Human Resources Week in Hawaii is the third week of November, this year being November 18, through Friday,
Three Questions with Cathy Keaulani by Pacific Business News
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
HEC’s manager of surveys and compensation consulting Cathy Keaulani was recently interviewed by PBN. Cathy discusses findings and trends from the recent HEC Salary Adjustment and HR Practices surveys. Read more about
HEC Supports the Aloha United Way (AUW) Pacesetters Campaign
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
We are proud to support the Aloha United Way and its agencies for more than 40 years. Over the years HEC employees held in-house fundraising events and campaign drives. Mahalo to AUW and the agencies for all you do in our
Volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Hawaii
Monday, October 28, 2019
Led by HEC's Labor Relations team, HEC volunteers sponsored a lunch for the families staying at the Ronald McDonald House. For more than 30 years, the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Hawaii provides a home-away-from-home
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