Lindsey Sosa

Lindsey Sosa is an Archbright Content Manager. She creates and reviews HR and legal content for all aspects of federal and Washington, Oregon and Idaho state employment law. She first joined Archbright as an HR Consultant in November of 2018. Lindsey has just over ten years’ experience as a human resources professional working in a wide variety of industries such as litigation support, healthcare software, software development, and local government.

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New Administration Brings Heightened Workplace Protections for LGBTQ+ Employees

With every new political administration, the inevitable shift in priorities is like a pendulum swinging in the opposite direction. Recently, with the Biden administration taking office, federal legislation has been focused on restoring previously repealed bills and introducing new bills that promote equal rights for LGBTQ+ individuals in employment, housing, healthcare, and more. President Biden signed an Executive Order reversing a ban on transgender people serving in the military and… 

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Job Search Tips from a Recruiter

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, layoffs and furloughs have hit workers across all industry sectors in all parts of the country. In April 2020, the U.S. unemployment rate skyrocketed to 14.7%, representing a 10.3 percentage point increase from the month prior. The result is that 23.1 million Americans are without employment, according to a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics’ news release. With such a sharp increase in unemployment,… 

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Balancing Your Workforce Strategy With Versatile Employees

Hybrid cars are not the only newest fad – so are hybrid jobs, especially in small to mid-sized businesses. A hybrid job is when an employee is expected to spend a portion of their day or week performing duties that aren’t traditionally included in their primary job. For example, an employee might spend 50% of their time working in a manufacturing shop assembling equipment, and when the work on the…