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.

180 Initiative Giving Tree Donation Event 2017

Throughout the holiday season, MidwestHR’s 180 Initiative coordinated another successful Giving Tree donation event for Almost Home Kids. Our staff, friends, family, and few clients were able to collect over one hundred toys and supplies for the facility during the month

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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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