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State Accepting Applications for COVID Sick-Leave Reimbursement

  Massachusetts is now accepting applications from employers for reimbursement of their costs in granting Massachusetts emergency paid sick leave for COVID-related absences, the MA Exec. Office of Administration and Finance has announced.  Under a law passed earlier this year, from May 28, 2021 until September 30, 2021 or the exhaustion of $75 million in program funds as determined by the Commonwealth, whichever is earlier, employers must offer Massachusetts employees leave time for qualifying reasons related to COVID-19.  Further information on the law is available at Effective immediately, employers may apply for reimbursement by logging into the Department of Revenue’s MassTaxConnect website.  Further information, including detailed instructions, is available here: ...

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ABC MA Holds First Diversity and Inclusion Webinar

  ABC MA held its first webinar on diversity and inclusion on June 22 and shared information on a new resource for ABC members and experiences and perspectives of members of ABC’s Diversity and Inclusion Task Force.   As Task Force Chair Luiza Mills (Interstate Electrical Services Corp.) explained, the webinar stems from the mission of the Task Force “to help ABC members hire and develop a diverse and talented workforce and create an inclusive, respectful, welcoming and safe work environment.”  The Task Force was established by the ABC Board of Directors in September of 2020.  Mills said the Task Force “is an incredible group that not only represents the ABC membership, but has a great outreach of knowledge.”   The new resource unveiled during the webinar is a Tableau Map of Resources, a portal that connects ABC members from across Massachusetts with diversity and inclusion resources in their area.  Members can link to T ...

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ABC's Human Resources Committee to Meet March 20th

Join ABC's Human Resource Committee on Wednesday, March 20th from 8:30 am to 10:00 am at ABC's Office located in Woburn, MA.  Dianne Durkin will join the HR Committee to present "Coaching: The Secret to Employee Success."  What: ​ABC's Human Resource Committee Meeting When: Wednesday, March 20th from 8:30 am to 10:00 am Where: ABC's Office, 100 Unicorn Park Drive, Suite 100, Woburn, MA Contact Diana Hasan to attend or for more information [email protected] Dianne Durkin has over 25 years of experience in finance, sales, international marketing, and training & development. She has held Vice President of Marketing and Presidential positions with companies like Gulf Oil, Digital Equipment Corp, Corporate Branding Partnership and ASTEA International. Dianne’s combination of executive management and entrepreneurial skills has proven very beneficial in helping major corporations and small enterprises achieve maximum results.    A graduate of Rivier College, Ms. D ...

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  1. Re: ABC and AFSP Announce Partnership to Address Mental Health and Suicide Prevention in the Construction Industry

    Thank you for bringing awareness to this awful reality. It is more prevalent than I think a lot of...

    -- Laurie

  2. Re: Beacon Hill Roundup - March 29, 2022

    Interesting that Brooks still hasn't filed with OCPF from what I can tell!

    -- Marie

  3. Re: Electrical Board Update (3/11/19)

    My electrical application was rejected due to schooling hours expiring, this was last year. My buddy...

    -- Eric

  4. Re: North Shore Mechanical Contractors Announces Its Acquisition by PA-based HB Global, LLC

    I need a mechanical service for HVAC installation. I need a best-experienced contractor who will completely...

    -- Karen J. Martinej

  5. Re: Member Spotlight - Chris Sheppard of Eastern Insurance Group LLC

    I owned an Allstate agency for a number of years. I sold it primarily because of the lack of markets...

    -- Chris Health Agent

  6. Re: Kenney and Sams: Coronavirus 2020 What All Employers Should Know

    Great Article! Appreciate the info.

    -- Jenn V.

  7. Re: Kaplan Construction Announces Completion of Congregation Kehillath Israel in Brookline

    Love Kaplan. Great Company. Woman owned! (not too many woman in the construction industry..)

    -- Jenn V.

  8. Re: Official Announcement: RBF Joints its Practice with Withum


    -- 23isback

  9. Re: Governor Baker Issues Stay-at-Home Order to Non-Essential Services

    Does that also include Office employees of a construction company or just the jobsites?

    -- Paula

  10. Re: COVID-19: Unemployment Resources

    Why was my son denied unemployment ? Wrentham Mall is closed due to Covid19. He ahs worked there since...

    -- Karen

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