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The Importance of Employee Data
By Nicole Fallon | July 01, 2022

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

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Creating an Employee Benefits Package
By Skye Schooley | July 01, 2022

Offering employee benefits is a must in today's competitive job market. Discover which employee benefits your business should provide.

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Guide to Compensation Management
By Patrick Proctor | July 01, 2022

Compensation management will help ensure you provide the right salaries and benefits to your employees. Learn what your plan should include.

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9 Benefits of Paperless Payroll
By Max Freedman | July 01, 2022

Most businesses stand to benefit substantially from paperless payroll platforms, though electronic payroll might not perfectly fit all companies.

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How Time and Attendance Software Tracks Breaks at Work
By Kylie Ora Lobell | July 01, 2022

Companies can ensure they comply with state laws governing employee meals and breaks by using time and attendance software. Here's how.

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A Primer on Timeclock Apps and Your Business
By Andrew Martins | July 01, 2022

The right timeclock app can help you manage your team's efficiency and accountability. Learn how to choose the best one for your business.

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Understanding How Staffing Agencies Work
By Patrick Proctor | July 01, 2022

Staffing agencies are a great way to find temporary workers. See if this is right for your business.

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401(k): What Small Businesses Need to Know
By Chad Brooks | July 01, 2022

Learn the ins and outs of 401(k) plans to make sure you comply and help your employees save as much as possible.

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5 Ways Small Businesses Can Safeguard Employee Well-Being During a Crisis
By Howard Goldstein | July 01, 2022

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

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Small Business Guide to a Restaurant Management System
By Kiely Kuligowski | July 01, 2022

While restaurant management systems have many similarities with POS systems, there are details in an RMS that can make all the difference for a restaurant.

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What Services Can a PEO Provide for Your Small Business?
By Joshua Stowers | July 01, 2022

What services do PEOs typically offer, and how do they compare to handling them in-house? Learn about PEO HR and PEO health insurance.

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Are PEO Payroll Services Worth It?
By Skye Schooley | July 01, 2022

Some business owners prefer to process their own payroll, but others use a PEO or a standard payroll service. Which is best for you?

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Why Companies Are Choosing Freelancers Over Full-Time Employees
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Companies are increasingly hiring freelancers over full-time employees. What makes this growing segment of the workforce so appealing to companies?

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PEO Software: How to Choose the Best One for Your Business
By Joshua Stowers | June 29, 2022

Choosing the best PEO software means understanding the HR functions PEOs provide your small business. Learn about the best PEOs and what they offer.

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The Best and Worst Excuses for Getting Out of Work
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Some employees use some pretty creative excuses to get out of work. Here are some of the best excuses we've heard.

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Unspoken Signals: Common Body Language Mistakes to Avoid in the Workplace
By Skye Schooley | June 29, 2022

Your body language defines your persona. These nonverbal cues can crush your chances of success.

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8 Challenges to Outsourcing HR (and How to Overcome Them)
By Skye Schooley | June 29, 2022

If you're considering outsourcing your HR, keep these challenges in mind so you'll know what to look for in the right service.

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What to Include in a Promotion Letter
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

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

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What Is Employment Verification?
By Patrick Proctor | June 29, 2022

Employment verifications play an important role in the hiring process. Here is how to conduct one.

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The Management Theory of Max Weber
By Sean Peek | June 29, 2022

Weber's theory prioritizes efficiency, but it isn't necessarily the best practice for leaders to implement.

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How to Build a Sales Team at Scale
By Sean Peek | June 29, 2022

When starting a business, you need to be able to scale your sales team quickly. These tips can help you hire and train the right team members.

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How to Improve Relations Between Your Managers and Employees
By Sammi Caramela | June 29, 2022

Poor relationships in the workplace can be detrimental to the health of your business. Here's how to improve relations between your managers and employees.

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How to Prevent Employee Time Theft
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | June 29, 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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Health Insurance: Employer and Employee Costs in 2022
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Health insurance costs are a major factor in an employee benefits package. Here's what to expect from employer-sponsored plans in 2022.

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How to Use a Roth 401(k)
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Learn how Roth 401(k) retirement plans work and how they compare to traditional 401(k)s.

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What Are Employee Compensation Packages?
By Skye Schooley | June 29, 2022

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

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How to Handle a Bad Hire
By Skye Schooley | June 29, 2022

A bad hire costs your business more than just money. If a new employee is underperforming, follow this five-step approach to resolve the issue.

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What Is a PEO?
By Skye Schooley | June 29, 2022

You might have heard of professional employer organizations, but what is a PEO, and how does it work? Learn how PEOs can help businesses and employees.

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Tracking Employee Attendance: What Equipment Do You Need?
By Skye Schooley | June 29, 2022

Employee attendance tracking lends valuable insight to more than just payroll. Learn about the equipment you need to maximize your business productivity.

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What Are Legal Support Services?
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Find qualified law support services for your business before you need them.