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How to Manage Employee Attendance (Free Attendance Templates)
By Max Freedman | May 11, 2021

You should learn to manage your employee attendance, since it affects your overtime pay, your customers' experience and your overall finances.

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InterGuard
By Skye Schooley | April 15, 2021

InterGuard gives you a clear, comprehensive view of what your employees are doing while they're on the clock, plus it provides tools to increase productivity.

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BambooHR
By Skye Schooley | April 14, 2021

BambooHR is a great option for a stand-alone performance management system because of its open API, which allows it to integrate with a variety of other human capital management software suites and...

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Teramind
By Skye Schooley | April 13, 2021

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 Skye Schooley | April 13, 2021

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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SentryPC
By Skye Schooley | April 12, 2021

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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Hubstaff
By Skye Schooley | April 08, 2021

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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Paychex
By Laura Handrick | March 31, 2021

Paychex is an especially good payroll service for large businesses. It serves businesses with up to 1,000 employees, handles all payroll and payroll tax responsibilities, is available in multiple...

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Intuit QuickBooks Payroll
By Chad Brooks | March 31, 2021

QuickBooks Payroll is our favorite payroll service for small businesses. Its three pricing plans allow your service package to grow along with your business.

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ADP
By Laura Handrick | March 31, 2021

ADP offers payroll services for businesses of all sizes. While the size of your business will determine the platform you use, each offers the same core payroll services, including the ability to run...

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OnPay
By Chad Brooks | March 31, 2021

We recommend OnPay as the best payroll service for very small businesses. The service handles all payroll tax responsibilities, plus it offers employers unlimited pay runs and multiple ways to pay...

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Gusto Payroll Software
By Chad Brooks | March 31, 2021

Gusto's month-to-month pricing plans and comprehensive features earn it our best pick for sole proprietors and S-corps that use contractors or freelancers.

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Clockify
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

Clockify is a free service that tracks time and attendance for businesses of all sizes. With Clockify, employees can monitor when they start and end their day, as well as how long they work on...

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OnTheClock
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

OnTheClock.com is a web-based time and attendance system that includes comprehensive functions and tools for tracking employees' timecards. Both the employee and administrative portals are easy to...

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TimeClick
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

TimeClick is easy to use and includes some of the best time-tracking features and administrative tools in the industry.

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When I Work
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

When I Work is a cloud-based time and attendance system that has both time-tracking and scheduling features. Use a desktop, laptop or tablet as a fixed clock-in terminal, or give employees the option...

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QuickBooks Time
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

QuickBooks Time is the best pick for the mobile workforce because it supports many mobile time-tracking options.

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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 Frequently 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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SurePayroll
By Chad Brooks | January 06, 2021

SurePayroll provides great payroll features for individuals with a full-time nanny, caregiver, housekeeper or other home service provider, making it our best payroll pick for household employers.

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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.