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Human Resources

The essential strategies, tactics, and tools you need to manage and grow your human capital.

Latest: Advice, Tips and Resources in HR Topics

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How Hiring a Chief Happiness Officer Can Save Your Business
By Skye Schooley | April 10, 2024

Employee happiness is a key component of business success. Learn what a chief happiness officer is and how one can benefit your company.

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Why Remote Work Makes Good Business Sense
By Julie Thompson | April 10, 2024

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

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7 Ways to Create a Happy and Motivated Workplace
By Julie Thompson | April 10, 2024

Employee satisfaction is crucial to a motivated workplace. Here are some great ways to create a happy and productive work environment.

Article
Human Relations Management Theory Basics
By Miranda Fraraccio | April 10, 2024

Understand the basic premise behind the human relations management theory and the skills you need to implement it in your business.

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3 Soft Skills to Consider for Improved Employee Return on Investment
By Julie Thompson | April 10, 2024

If you want to boost productivity and profits, make sure your employees have these soft skills. You'll see a better return on investment if they do.

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7 Powerful Tips for Highly Productive Online Meetings
By Julie Thompson | April 10, 2024

Online business meetings are a necessity in business today. Learn tips for more effective and productive online meetings without glitches and distractions.

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What Do Millennials Want in a Modern Leader?
By Jennifer Post | April 10, 2024

Millennials comprise a significant portion of today's workforce. Learn the modern leadership styles they value and the traits of millennial leaders.

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5 Ways to Improve Your Office Workflow
By Julie Thompson | April 10, 2024

Make your employees happier and more productive by following these tips for making your business run more efficiently and smoothly.

Review
Cisco Phone System Review and Pricing
By Chad Brooks | April 10, 2024

Cisco's phone systems are best for enterprises because they are available as on-premises or cloud-hosted solutions and can support thousands of employees. All of Cisco's systems can be configured...

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Health Insurance Employer and Employee Costs in 2024
By Max Freedman | April 10, 2024

Health insurance costs are a major factor in an employee benefits package. Here's what to expect from employer-sponsored plans this year.

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It’s Not All Paperwork: How Does HR Really Spend Their Time?
By Skye Schooley | April 09, 2024

Find out how an HR department can handle important personnel aspects of your business, including recruiting, payroll, and benefits.

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How to Instill More Transparency in Your Business
By Jennifer Dublino | April 08, 2024

Instilling transparency in your business can boost employee retention, collaboration and productivity. Learn how to be more transparent.

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5 Ways to Improve Transfer of Learning in the Workplace
By Jennifer Dublino | April 08, 2024

Employees are more efficient when they transfer what they learned during training to their jobs. Learn how to improve your employee training program.

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Look Inside: Identifying Employees You Should Be Promoting From Within
By Jennifer Dublino | April 05, 2024

Promoting existing employees can save onboarding time and costs while boosting morale. Learn how to identify the best candidates for a promotion.

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Flick of a Switch: How Lighting Affects Productivity and Mood
By Sean Peek | April 04, 2024

Studies have shown that office lighting plays a major role in employee productivity. Is your lighting optimal for worker performance?

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Managing Tips for a Multigenerational Workforce: From Baby Boomers to Gen Z
By Kiely Kuligowski | April 04, 2024

With 4 active generations in the workforce, managers should understand varying communication styles. Learn tips for managing a multigenerational workforce.

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Shallow Pockets: Tips for Hiring Employees on a Limited Budget
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

If your business has a small budget, you'll have to get creative when hiring. Try these strategies for recruiting and hiring top talent on a limited budget.

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Hiring Process Timeline Best Practices
By Alison Grillo | April 04, 2024

How long should your hiring process take? Find out how long each step of your recruiting process should be and learn tips for speeding it up.

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Comparing Candidates: Should You Hire Experienced Workers or Recent College Graduates?
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

Why might hiring a recent college graduate be a better choice for your business than a seasoned professional? Here's a closer look at the options.

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10 Ways Employee Monitoring Software Can Benefit Your Remote and In-Office Teams
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

Learn whether employee monitoring software can benefit your business.

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10 HR Interview Questions for Employers
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

Hiring a good HR manager for your business starts with asking the right questions. Check out a list of the best interview questions for HR.

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7 Signs It’s Time to Hire Your First HR Person
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

By hiring someone to handle HR in-house, small business owners can save time and increase confidence that their HR is being handled responsibly.

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8 Ways to Resolve Conflict Between Your Sales and Marketing Teams
By Julie Thompson | April 04, 2024

Sales and marketing teams don't always see eye to eye due to conflicting goals. Learn how to resolve sales and marketing conflicts and foster collaboration.

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Expand Internationally by Leveraging Local PEO Services
By Craig Dempsey | April 04, 2024

PEOs can handle your overseas human resources requirements through a co-employment model. Learn about the benefits of working with an international PEO.

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Employer Jury Duty Requirements: How Jury Duty Works
By Max Freedman | April 04, 2024

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.

Office workers
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Don’t Scare Employees With This Employment TRAP
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

Find out what training repayment agreement provisions (TRAPs) are, whether they're legal and their advantages for employers.

Review
Papaya Global Review and Pricing
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

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

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What to Do if ICE Serves Your Business With a Form I-9 Audit
By Julie Thompson | April 04, 2024

If ICE serves your business with Form I-9, being prepared is essential. Here’s what you need to do to save money and time.

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Review
Deel Review and Pricing
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

Deel is a global PEO provider with various HR functions available. Learn why Deel is the best PEO for businesses that require global payroll services.

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Benefits of an Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
By Skye Schooley | April 04, 2024

Learn how an employee assistance program can help employers and their employees, the requirements of an EAP, how to implement one and more.