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The Story of KAT, the AI-Powered Assistant for Talent and Production Business Affairs

5-21-19 — In conjunction with Equals 3, we are developing KAT AI, the industry’s first AI-powered assistant for talent and production business affairs. As The TEAM Companies COO Greg Smith says, this type of artificial intelligence “solves a problem businesses have been grappling with for years—how to effectively manage all of the information living across different systems...
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IHAF Webinar: Got Rights? Securing Proper Permissions & Releases

3-18-19 — The TEAM Companies are excited to announce we will be anchoring the latest In-House Agency Forum webinar “Got Rights? Securing Proper Permissions & Releases.” Our TTC participants will include COO Greg Smith, Senior VP/Business Affairs Rori Floyd, and VP/Marketing & Corporate Communications Mark Egmon. We’ll explore the most effective ways to maximize a budget when...
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Upcoming TTC University Webinar: Hiring Extras For SAG-AFTRA Commercials

2-20-19 — We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for our next TTC University topic: “Hiring Extras For SAG-AFTRA Commercials.” Sessions will be held Tuesday, February 26th and again on Thursday, February 28th. Each session will be held from 12pm-1:15pm EST / 11am-12:15pm CST / 9am-10:15am PST. Please join us for a discussion with TTC experts...
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Washington State Paid Family and Medical Leave Update

12-21-18 — While benefits will not be available to employees until January 2020, Washington state’s Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML) program requires employers to start remitting premiums starting with January 2019 payrolls. The regulations require a contribution of .4% of gross wages. The premium is shared 2/3 by the employees and 1/3 by employers. Starting in...
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New York City – Earned Sick Time Policies Expanded

11-09-18 — New York City amended and expanded the Earned Safe and Sick Time Act (the “ESSTA”). An updated FAQ document is available. Some of the new requirements include: Relying solely on the DCA’s Notice of Employee Rights, which must be given to new employees upon hire, is not sufficient to meet the written policy requirement. Employers...
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TTC Sponsors The Immortal Awards

11-07-18 — We’re honored to be a sponsor of the inaugural Immortal Awards, held by the team at Little Black Book.  With an international panel of judges and entries from 23 different countries, the Immortal Awards are meant to applaud the creative advertising work most likely to stand the test of time.  Limiting the number of entries...