Should I Hire an Independent Contractor or an Employee?
How to Decide What’s Right (and Legal) for Your NC Business The decisions to be made when starting a new business in North Carolina, or when the time comes to scale up your business, can be daunting. One of the most important decisions for small business owners to make is “Should I Hire an Independent…Read More
I’m Hiring a New Salesperson, Do I Need a Non-Compete?
Non-competes, also known as “covenants not to compete,” are restrictive covenants found in some employment agreements. A non-compete is an agreement between the employer and employee that restricts the employee’s right to compete with the employer for a set period of time after employment ends. Employers opt for non-competes most often in situations where they…Read More
Hiring New Employees: Protecting AND Growing Your Business
After a grueling search over resumes, countless interviews, and internal discussion you finally landed the perfect new addition to your company. There is not a better feeling than finding that new addition who you feel will work wonders for the business. Now that you have the best person and they have accepted your offer, it’s…Read More