How unemployment benefits will work: It’s a lot like getting a house

OHIO — Ohio Gov.John Kasich and other top Republican lawmakers announced Wednesday a plan to provide $20 billion in unemployment benefits to more than 200,000 unemployed Ohioans who’ve lost their jobs in the past three years.The plan would include $20.3 billion in state unemployment insurance that would be paid out to households earning $150,000 a […]

Trump’s healthcare plan would hurt VA medical assistants

Trump’s proposed healthcare overhaul could be disastrous for medical assistants, who are struggling to pay for their own medical needs.The proposal to repeal a law that provides health care to about 20 million Americans also would mean the end of VA medical assistant scholarships, which pay them as much as $35,000 per year.In addition, the […]

How to pay your executive assistant salaries

In 2016, the average salary for a executive assistant was $75,936, according to a survey conducted by Equifax.This is up from $67,749 in 2015.That is on par with the $72,000 salary for an assistant in the United Kingdom.However, a salary of $75.9 million could come at a cost for many companies.According to Equifax, executive assistant […]

How to find the best nursing assistant for your next home

Nursing assistants are becoming increasingly popular as a part of the health care workforce.The advent of online platforms such as LinkedIn and CareWork and online recruitment platforms like CareStar have made it easy for home health care professionals to find, hire, and retain an experienced nurse assistant to manage their patients.However, as home health professionals […]

4 things you need to know about home virtual assistants

I can’t believe how many people ask me for advice about how to get started with virtual assistants.So, I figured, why not share what I’ve learned along the way with you.So here are some things you’ll need to do before you can start using them.I’ve included the first four articles here so you can get […]

How to make Google Assistant search more efficient

Google Assistant is the company’s answer to voice assistants like Apple Siri and Amazon Echo.But it’s not perfect.While Google Assistant can quickly respond to your query, it can be a little slow to answer questions, and it can sometimes slow down a search.And while Google Assistant doesn’t have voice recognition, that could change.Here’s how to […]

How to help your farm worker get assistance with his or her suicide

By Tom Smith and Andrew KellyThe State Farm of Arizona has said it will offer free medical assistance to farm workers affected by suicide.The announcement comes as the state faces a wave of suicides in the Phoenix area, which has been linked to the opioid epidemic.A total of 1,500 farm workers have taken their own […]