business.com receives compensation from some of the companies listed on this page. Advertising Disclosure
Home

Employees

Discover everything you need to know about managing, motivating, and retaining employees. Get expert HR advice, resources, and actionable solutions.

Latest: Advice, Tips and Resources

Article
Trust the Process: 10 Tips to Empower and Encourage Your Staff
By Chad Brooks | September 22, 2023

See advice for encouraging your team members, and find out the benefits of empowering your employees.

Article
Are Employees More Productive Working From Home?
By Baruch Silvermann | September 21, 2023

Historically, traditional job roles were shackled to the office, but are we more productive at home? See data and learn how to improve remote productivity.

Article
What to Include in a Promotion Letter
By Max Freedman | September 20, 2023

Promotion letters formalize changes you've discussed with an employee. Learn how to write them by following our guide and using this template.

Article
7 Ways to Improve Workplace Diversity and Inclusion
By Skye Schooley | September 19, 2023

Is your company's diversity and inclusion strategy enough? Check out these companies that have made real changes.

intern training
Best Pick
The Best HR Outsourcing Services of 2023
By Skye Schooley | September 19, 2023

Human resource outsourcing services can simplify your human resource responsibilities. Learn about the best HROs available for your small business.

Review
Paychex PEO Review and Pricing Review
By Skye Schooley | September 14, 2023

Paychex offers extensive, in-depth PEO services in benefits administration, risk management, human resources and payroll. This national company operates in all 50 states and offers fully up-to-date...

G&A logo
Review
G&A Partners Review
By Skye Schooley | September 14, 2023

From HR support to benefits administration to payroll services, G&A offers several professional services for businesses need PEO and ASO services. The company works with you to create an HR package...

Trinet Zenefits logo
Review
Zenefits HRO Review
By Skye Schooley | September 13, 2023

Zenefits offers an easy-to-use payroll system that enables you to run payroll in four steps. Making manual adjustments, such as including bonuses, is easy when running payroll as well.

ADP logo
Review
ADP TotalSource Review: HR Outsourcing and PEO Review
By Skye Schooley | September 13, 2023

ADP is a popular HR service provider that handles benefits, payroll, compliance and more. Learn why ADP is the best PEO/HRO for benefits administration.

Review
Papaya Global Review and Pricing Review
By Skye Schooley | September 13, 2023

Papaya Global is an international PEO that allows businesses to onboard workers, administer benefits, and manage payroll across multiple countries.

Article
5 Reasons Why Teamwork Is Crucial to Workplace Success
By Sean Peek | September 13, 2023

Follow these essential tips to boost your company's bottom line and overall communication through teamwork.

Article
How Offering Professional Development Opportunities to Employees Helps Your Small Business
By Matt D’Angelo | September 08, 2023

Learn how offering professional development programs for your employees will benefit both your workforce and your business.

happy office
Article
A Good Investment: How Keeping Employees Happy Benefits Business
By Skye Schooley | September 08, 2023

Happy employees can benefit your business in many ways. Here are five strategies to keep them happy.

Article
Employee Retention: What Does Your Turnover Rate Tell You?
By Joshua Stowers | September 08, 2023

Employee turnover is the voluntary or involuntary loss of an employee who leaves an open position that your business will need to fill. Learn how to track it.

Remote team meeting on a laptop
Article
How to Transition to Long-Term Work From Home
By Kiely Kuligowski | September 08, 2023

Working from home requires preparation and a new approach. Learn how to transition to remote work if you're working for a company or starting your own business.

Article
Beyond the Clock: The Benefits of Highly Motivated Employees
By Skye Schooley | September 08, 2023

Learn the links between highly motivated employees and high employee engagement – and how both can benefit your business.

Article
What to Know About Bereavement Leave
By Skye Schooley | September 08, 2023

Create a bereavement leave policy that follows these laws and best practices.

Article
Employer Jury Duty Requirements: How Jury Duty Works
By Max Freedman | September 05, 2023

Jury duty is a common cause of missed workdays. Learn how jury duty works, the employment laws that apply, and how to handle jury duty as an employer.

Article
The Benefits of Employee Job Rotations
By Patrick Proctor | August 30, 2023

When done correctly, job rotation programs can add a lot of benefits to your business. Here is how to implement one.

Article
Tips to Motivate Your Employees
By Jennifer Post | August 30, 2023

Learn how to avoid employee turnover and burnout by inspiring your employees to make their goals while improving company culture.

Article
Turning the Ship Around: A Guide to Changing Workplace Culture
By Jennifer Dublino | August 29, 2023

A negative workplace culture leads to turnover and low productivity. Learn tips for overcoming workplace obstacles and changing your workplace culture.

Article
Workplace Accidents: How to Avoid Them and What to Do When They Happen
By Simon Brisk | August 29, 2023

Find out how to avoid workplace accidents and the best way to handle them if they do occur.

person carrying packed office belongings
Article
What to Include in a Termination Letter
By Skye Schooley | August 29, 2023

Check out these free templates to help you write an employee termination letter.

Article
Why Remote Work Makes Good Business Sense
By Julie Thompson | August 29, 2023

A flexible work schedule is valued by many employees. But it also benefits businesses, which save money on office space, utilities and more.

Article
What Is Considered Wrongful Termination?
By Skye Schooley | August 24, 2023

Wrongfully terminating an employee can have significant implications. Learn how to avoid illegally firing an employee.

Article
The Importance of Employee Data
By Nicole Fallon | August 17, 2023

Learn how employee data can help you better understand your workers and the best ways to manage them.

woman getting hired
Article
Are You Guilty of Labor Hoarding?
By Skye Schooley | August 10, 2023

Finding top talent isn't easy, so many employers are resorting to labor hoarding. Learn what labor hoarding is and see if you're guilty of it.

Article
The Small Business Guide to SIMPLE IRAs
By Max Freedman | August 10, 2023

SIMPLE IRAs are employee retirement accounts especially useful for small businesses new to offering retirement benefits. Learn more here.

Article
How Companies Can Change Their Culture to Attract (and Retain) Millennials
By Sean Peek | August 08, 2023

Do you want more millennials to join and remain loyal to your company? Here's how to recruit and keep this age group.