Author Archive | Melissa Jensen

new year = new laws!

HAPPY NEW YEAR! New Year equals New Laws for Employers! Don’t fret- Lisa Pierson Weinberger, our trusted GO TO source for all domestic employment questions, has clearly outlined the new California employment-related laws effective January 1st: The California Legislature, along with many city councils throughout California, was busy this past Fall passing a number of […]

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide

We hope that everyone is having a great December! At The Help Company, we know just how crazy things can get time of year, so we want to help you simplify the BIG task of holiday shopping with our annual Gift Guide! It’s filled with thoughtful, meaningful, useful and fun gifts for all budgets! Happy […]

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Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas from The Help Company!

Struggling with what to get your family and friends? With only a few shopping days left, here are our last minute gift ideas for Los Angeles and San Francisco! Happy Holidays from our family at The Help Company! LOS ANGELES: Gift basket and wine from Esters: http://www.esterswineshop.com/ Gjusta Catering http://www.gjusta.com/ Sugar Paper http://sugarpaper.com/ Breadbaking class! […]

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SMILE FILE: Blast from the past!

Sometimes in our industry, the stars align and my faith in the universe’s power is restored. About six months ago I interviewed an amazing Chief of Staff who has High Net Worth clients across the country that she does contract work for. We didn’t have a job that was “big” enough for her qualifications here […]

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Gracias! Xie Xie! Merci! Danke! Grazie!

“Thank You” notes sadly seem to be a dying art these days. If you want a client to recognize your level of interest in a job, a short but sweet thank you email will help you stand out from the crowd. While nothing replaces a handwritten thank you, lately we find ourselves encouraging emails as […]

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