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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.

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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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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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Microsoft Teams
By Chad Brooks | May 01, 2020

Microsoft Teams, our best pick for integration, is a quality conferencing platform that won't break the bank.

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GoToMeeting
By Chad Brooks | May 01, 2020

After conducting extensive research and analysis of video conferencing services in 2020, we recommend GoToMeeting as the best video conference service for smaller businesses.

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Webex Meetings
By Chad Brooks | May 01, 2020

Webex offers two services in one. There is a video conference platform and an app designed specifically for team collaboration. It's our choice for the best video conferencing service for cloud...