Author: Megan Bartelt

As HR & Marketing Coordinator, Megan handles unemployment claims, leave through FMLA, background checks, and verification services in addition to managing the marketing plan for MidwestHR.

MidwestHR Supports the Troops with Volunteer Event!

MidwestHR’s 180 Initiative team hosted an all-day volunteer event for our staff to bake cookies for the soldiers. We sent packages of treats to active-duty members whom are relatives or friends with MidwestHR employees in hopes to brighten their day

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It Pays for Businesses to Contest Unemployment Claims

If you receive an unemployment claim from an employee who was fired, what should you do? Each unemployment case is unique and there are many variables that can impact their eligibility. Employees that commit “misconduct” or “voluntary quit” may be

180 Initiative Volunteer Event with Catholic Charities

In early August, MidwestHR’s 180 Initiative team volunteered at the Back to School Fair hosted by Catholic Charities of Joliet.  This event serviced the underprivileged families of the DuPage County area through providing free backpacks, books, and school supplies, as

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MidwestHR Volunteer Event at Almost Home Kids

MidwestHR’s 180 Initiative returned to Almost Home Kids in May to assist with a yard clean-up and planting volunteer event.  Our team brought flowers to brighten up the yard and helped clean out the area for the kids and families

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Congratulations to MidwestHR 2017 College Scholarship Award Winner Morgan!

Every year, the MidwestHR 180 Initiative program offers a scholarship for qualified high school students of our client’s employees.  The recipient must demonstrate strong characteristics of leadership, academic achievement, and involvement in the community through volunteer and extra-curricular activities. Of

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