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19 Best Sites for Freelance Services
By Max Freedman | February 14, 2022

The internet offers a plethora of options for freelancers and contractors to find quality jobs. Here are the top sites to search.

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How to Prevent Employee Time Theft
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | February 12, 2022

Learn about the leading ways employees could potentially steal time on the job – and a few tricks and guidelines to prevent it.

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What Is Employee Self-Service?
By Sean Peek | February 04, 2022

Many human resources information systems have some type of employee self-service options. Here's what you need to know about employee self-service.

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Workplace Accidents: How to Avoid Them and What to Do When They Happen
By Simon Brisk | February 04, 2022

The truth about workplace accidents, how to avoid them, and what to do if they happen.

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Who’s on Your Bench? Why You Should Focus on the B-Team
By Jennifer Post | February 04, 2022

While your A-team is out there winning, don't forget about your backup players. Your B-team is more important than you realize.

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Don’t Go It Alone: The Case for Hiring a Marketing Expert
By Ryan Ayers | February 03, 2022

Digital marketing is one area where your ROI and bottom line will be better if you don't DIY.

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What Are Employee Compensation Packages?
By Skye Schooley | February 03, 2022

Learn which types of employee compensation packages are best for your team.

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How to Transition to Long-Term Work From Home
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 03, 2022

COVID-19 has caused thousands of companies to adopt remote work, and many are making it permanent. What will your business do?

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The End of Rank and Yank: Management Practices Revisited
By Jennifer Post | February 03, 2022

The rank and management practice was once prominently used by some major corporations. Learn more about its pros and cons.

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5 Ways Small Businesses Can Safeguard Employee Well-Being During a Crisis
By Howard Goldstein | February 03, 2022

Ensuring the physical and mental well-being of your employees is critical for the survival of your business.

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How to Make Remote Employees Feel More Connected
By Syed Balkhi | February 03, 2022

To get the most out of your remote team, it is important to ensure they feel connected to their co-workers and the company as a whole.

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Resource Burn: 4 Things That Are Wasting Your Team’s Time
By Victor Snyder | February 03, 2022

While many inefficiencies may come as a result of necessary activities, it’s important to recognize when you have gratuitous resource waste on your hands.

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Should You Offer Your Employees a PPO?
By Julie Ritzer Ross | February 03, 2022

A PPO healthcare plan has its pros and cons. Learn more about what those are when deciding if it is right for your employees.

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Screening Questions to Ask During a Phone Interview (+ Phone Interview Tips)
By Skye Schooley | February 02, 2022

Learn how to conduct a phone screen interview and what phone interview questions to ask a candidate.

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What Does It Take to Be a Good People Manager?
By Skye Schooley | February 02, 2022

People skills are one of the most important factors that define a good manager. Learn how to develop your people management skills.

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What Does Modern Leadership Really Mean?
By Jennifer Post | February 02, 2022

As more millennials enter the workforce, leadership styles are undergoing a transformation. Here are some of the most common new leadership styles.

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How to Identify a True Leader
By Sean Peek | February 02, 2022

Follow these tips and tricks to make sure your next hire has the leadership skills you need on the team.

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How Employees Make or Break Business Success (And How You Can Lead the Way)
By Sean Peek | February 02, 2022

Even the most amazing employees need direction and encouragement to succeed. Here are some tips on how to lead them to achieve.

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Hiring Tips for a Multigenerational Workforce: From Baby Boomers to Gen Z
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 02, 2022

Having multiple generations in your workplace can be challenging, but it provides many benefits for your business.

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5 Tips for Hiring Your First Freelance Writer
By Syed Balkhi | February 02, 2022

Whether you don't have the time or feel like you need help writing engaging content, a freelance writer can be a great investment. Here's how to hire one.

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What Are Fringe Benefits, and Should You Offer Them?
By Skye Schooley | February 02, 2022

Read about the different fringe benefits you can offer to your employees and the tax implications that come with them.

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How the FMLA Applies to Your Small Business
By Skye Schooley | February 02, 2022

Learn about Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) protections, if they apply to your business, and what you need to do to comply with them.

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The Pros and Cons of Flexible Benefits
By Skye Schooley | February 02, 2022

Understand the pros and cons of flexible benefits so you can determine if they are right for your business.

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3 Tips for Picking the Right Office Space
By Matt D’Angelo | February 02, 2022

Consider location, company size and office environment before you move into your new digs.

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How to Make Your Job Posting Stand Out
By Syed Balkhi | February 02, 2022

With so many career opportunities online, how can you attract the best candidates? Here are five tips that can help you create effective job postings.

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10 Ways Employee Monitoring Software Can Benefit Your Remote and In-Office Teams
By Skye Schooley | February 01, 2022

Employee monitoring software has many benefits for both remote and in-office teams. Here are some reasons to use it, as well as the concerns.

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7 Ways to Improve Workplace Diversity and Inclusion
By Skye Schooley | February 01, 2022

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

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How to Handle Internal Communications During a Merger
By Michael DesRochers | February 01, 2022

Being open with employees during the M&A process is crucial for every business.

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How Can You Change the Diversity and Inclusion Status Quo at Your Company?
By Angela Koch | February 01, 2022

Follow these four steps to improve both the diversity and inclusivity of your company.

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Can Managers Become Leaders?
By Jennifer Post | February 01, 2022

Managers plan and carry out activities within an organization, but their role demands leadership. Here are five ways managers can become great leaders.