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What Is a Professional Employer Organization (PEO)?
By Matt D'Angelo | February 04, 2021

PEOs partner with small businesses to provide payroll, benefits, and human resources support, and they can be a game-changer for your business.

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How to Maintain HR Compliance
By Skye Schooley | February 02, 2021

Follow these six steps to help your business stay HR compliant.

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How Often Should Your Business Run Payroll?
By Skye Schooley | January 27, 2021

When starting a business, one key decision that needs to be made is how often to pay employees

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Requirements for Keeping Paycheck Records
By Skye Schooley | January 26, 2021

Learn what paycheck records are and how to properly retain them to maintain legal compliance.

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The Best Retirement Plan Options for Small Business Owners 2021
By Lori Fairbanks | January 04, 2021

Regardless of their size, small businesses have many options for employee retirement plans they can offer as part of their benefits package.

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401(k) Plan: What It Is and How to Choose One
By Jennifer Post | December 31, 2020

Employees can contribute a portion of their pay to saving for retirement and have that money automatically deducted from their paychecks before taxes.

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Choosing an Employee Monitoring Software Solution: A Buyer's Guide
By Adam Uzialko | November 19, 2020

When used appropriately, employee monitoring software provides valuable insight into how your employees are spending their time when they're on the clock.

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Stratustime
By Chad Brooks | October 30, 2020

Stratustime is the best overall time and attendance system for small businesses because of its advanced features, great support and modest price.

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What Every Small Business Owner Needs to Know About Startup 401(k) Plans
By Julie Ritzer Ross | October 29, 2020

New tax breaks and other developments make launching a startup 401(k) plan for employees a more viable option for small businesses.

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What Is a Human Resource Information System?
By Andrew Martins | October 29, 2020

Find out how your company's HR department could benefit from a human resource information system.

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Employee Retirement Plans: A Buyer's Guide
By Chad Brooks | October 26, 2020

Employee retirement plans can benefit both employers and employees.

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Insperity
By Skye Schooley | October 22, 2020

We recommend Insperity as the best PEO for small businesses. Its flexible service options and robust training resources set it apart from its competitors.

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Your Guide to Choosing the Right Recruiting Software
By Skye Schooley | September 25, 2020

Learn what features to look for when choosing recruiting software for your business.

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Choosing a Background Check Service: A Buying Guide for Businesses
By Skye Schooley | September 22, 2020

Find the right background check service to help with your pre-employment screening needs.

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Choosing a Payroll Service: A Buying Guide for Businesses.
By Chad Brooks | September 11, 2020

Find out what qualities and costs you should look for when choosing a payroll service for your business.

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4 Types of Phone Systems
By Jennifer Post | August 13, 2020

Businesses have several options to choose from when selecting a business phone system. The choices vary in cost and where the key PBX equipment is located.

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Workable
By Skye Schooley | July 13, 2020

Workable is the best overall recruiting software for small business because it is affordable, easy to use, and packed with useful features.

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BambooHR
By Skye Schooley | July 13, 2020

BambooHR has several great recruiting software capabilities, its standout feature, though, is that small businesses can track and manage individuals throughout each phase of the employment process.

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Breezy HR
By Skye Schooley | July 13, 2020

Breezy HR offers an excellent free version of its recruiting software. The free plan can accommodate one active position and one active candidate pool for small businesses with basic recruiting needs.

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Hubstaff
By Lori Fairbanks | June 03, 2020

Hubstaff is an employee monitoring software solution focused on time-tracking and productivity monitoring. Its tools help keep employees on task and allow managers to better prioritize the most...

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SentryPC
By Lori Fairbanks | June 03, 2020

SentryPC is our best pick for employee monitoring software for small businesses because it combines affordability with important features, such as email monitoring, inactivity alerts and tools to...

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Teramind
By Lori Fairbanks | June 03, 2020

Teramind is our pick for the best employee monitoring software overall. It has all the tools you need to engage in effective employee monitoring from a variety of angles. Teramind supports many...

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ActivTrak
By Lori Fairbanks | June 03, 2020

ActivTrak offers a free version of its employee monitoring software with core features to monitor up to three users. The paid version supports unlimited monitoring for just $7.20 per user, per month.

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Choosing a Professional Employer Organization (PEO)
By Skye Schooley | May 27, 2020

Learn what features to look for when choosing a professional employer organization.

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ADP TotalSource
By Skye Schooley | May 27, 2020

ADP TotalSource is our top PEO recommendation for customer service because of its comprehensive features, tailored solutions and excellent support.

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TriNet
By Skye Schooley | May 27, 2020

TriNet has no minimum employee requirement to use its PEO services. Its flexible service structure and contract setup make it our pick for the best PEO for tailored industries.

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Oasis Outsourcing
By Skye Schooley | May 27, 2020

Oasis Outsourcing, our choice as the best PEO for startups, offers a flexible plan that allows startups to mix and match services to get exactly what they need.

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B&B Reporting Inc.
By Skye Schooley | August 13, 2019

B&B Reporting, Inc. is an employee background check service that uses advanced technology to conduct a wide range of searches, including criminal history, reference checks, and employment and...

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SterlingNOW by Sterling
By Skye Schooley | August 13, 2019

Sterling has a variety of comprehensive background services. It gives consumers the option to order a full-service background check plan or a self-service option through SterlingNOW.