Human Resources

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Latest: Advice, Tips and Resources in HR Topics

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The Pros and Cons of Having a Human Resources Department
BY Skye Schooley

Learn how an HR department can benefit your business and when you should hire one.

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How to Support Furloughed Employees (and Bring Them Back to Work Properly)
BY Adam Uzialko

The pandemic and its economic impacts have led many companies to furlough employees. Here's what you can do to support your furloughed employees and bring them back to work the right way.

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How to Improve Relations Between Your Managers and Employees
BY Sammi Caramela

Poor relationships in the workplace can be detrimental to the health of your business.

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How to Boost Employee Wellbeing With Mobile During COVID-19
BY Jared Atchison

Maintaining team connections is more important than ever in this time of remote work and uncertainty. Here are some mobile tools and methods to boost your team's morale and productivity.

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Hazing in the Workplace
BY business.com editorial staff

You can address workplace hazing with multiple strategies.

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What Are Legal Support Services?
BY business.com editorial staff

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

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5 Ways Your Business Can Boost Its Productivity During the COVID-19 Pandemic
BY Nathan Resnick

The COVID-19 pandemic has proven problematic for businesses worldwide. While many economic factors are beyond the control of entrepreneurs, productivity needn't be something that declines, too.

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Employee Motivation Programs
BY business.com editorial staff

Keep your workers inspired by implementing an employee motivation program.

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5 Tips for Building a Successful Remote Company
BY business.com editorial staff

Build a remote company that runs like clockwork.

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The 6 Types of People Every Business Owner Needs on Their Team
BY business.com editorial staff

A strong team can support and grow your business. Here are the six types of people you need on your team.

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The Five W's of the CARES Act for Small Business Owners
BY Jason Fry

Here's a breakdown of the "who, what, when, where and why" every business owner should know about the unemployment provisions in the CARES Act.

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How to Create a Remote Help Desk for Your Business
BY Skye Schooley

Follow this six-step process to create an effective remote help desk for your business.

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The Management Theory of Max Weber
BY Sean Peek

The bureaucratic management theory claims it will increase your business's efficiency.

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4 Signs You Need to Hire a Social Media Manager
BY business.com editorial staff

Here's how to tell if you're ready for a dedicated social media manager.

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The Difference Between an Accountant and a Bookkeeper (and Why You Need Both)
BY business.com editorial staff

Understand these two roles to match the right financial task with the right professional.

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Hiring: Should You DIY or Use a Recruiting Service?
BY Sean Peek

When it's time to hire a new employee, do you court job seekers on your own or hire a recruiting service? Here's what you need to know about each method.

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11 Ways to Save Money on Business Insurance
BY business.com editorial staff

You shouldn't cut corners when it comes to business insurance. Here are ways to reduce your insurance premiums without sacrificing coverage.

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Managing Retail Employees: How to Keep the Good Ones
BY business.com editorial staff

Retail has high turnover, but here are six ways to retain the ones you want.

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Paychex Launches Advance Application Process for Paycheck Protection Program
BY Andrew Martins

As Congress moves to infuse more cash into the depleted Paycheck Protection Program, Paychex is working with online lenders to quickly get that funding to small businesses.

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Stay Ahead of Competition With These Employee Perks
BY business.com editorial staff

These unique perks can help you attract and retain top talent.