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Last Updated: November 19, 2020

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By Kiely Kuligowski | January 27, 2021

Maternity leave is an important policy for attracting and retaining talent. Here's how to create your own policy.

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.

Should You Offer Floating Holidays?
By Skye Schooley | January 26, 2021

Learn what a floating holiday is and how it can benefit your company.

Adopting a CRM? How to Get Buy-in From Your Sales Department
By Mona Bushnell | January 22, 2021

A CRM is a great tool for marketing and sales teams, but only if you can get your sales department's buy-in.

Managing Millennials in the Workplace
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 22, 2021

Learn how millennials have influenced the workplace and their current role in today's workforce. It's important to know the best ways to manage them.

20 Employee Engagement Ideas That Work
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 21, 2021

Engaged employees offer a lot of benefits to your business. Here's how to get them there.

How to Evaluate and Track Employee Performance
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 19, 2021

Employee performance evaluations provide important information about how your employees are doing, and enable you to support them as needed.

A Culture of Inclusion: Promoting Workplace Diversity and Belonging
By Nicole Fallon | December 29, 2020

Learn how to improve your organization by creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Spying on Your Employees? Better Understand the Law First
By Max Freedman | December 23, 2020

Employee monitoring technology is becoming more common in the workplace. Before you install it, be sure you know the laws surrounding its use.

How to Find a Mentor
By Matt D'Angelo | December 23, 2020

Learn what a mentor is and how you can find the best one to help you reach your professional goals.

Generation X: Who Are They?
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 21, 2020

Gen X is an independent, resilient generation that offer a lot of value to your organization. Here's how to work with them.

10 Ways Human Resources Will Change in 2021
By Skye Schooley | December 21, 2020

As companies manage their workforce in a post-pandemic era, here are 10 ways HR experts expect human resources departments to change.

What You Should Know About Company Mergers
By Skye Schooley | December 18, 2020

Learn about the different types of company mergers and their benefits.

How to Keep Your Team Focused and Positive in 2021
By Skye Schooley | December 18, 2020

Follow these steps to identify employee burnout and help your team stay focused and productive in the new year.

What Is a Compressed Work Schedule, and Should You Offer It?
By Stella Morrison | December 14, 2020

One perk that may help attract and keep top talent is the flexibility to work a compressed work schedule.

Why You Should Offer Paternity Leave to Your Employees
By Andrew Martins | December 11, 2020

Offering paternity leave can have benefits for your employees and, in turn, your company.

What Meal and Break Laws Does Your Business Need to Know?
By Adam Uzialko | December 11, 2020

Meal and rest break laws vary by state, but it is important to understand your obligations as an employer to avoid financial penalties.

10 Best Practices Every Small Business Should Follow
By Adam Uzialko | December 11, 2020

You should always take opportunities to re-evaluate your business and determine where you might be able to do better. These ten best practices will help you ensure success.

How to Reduce Your Business's Tax Liability
By Katharine Paljug | December 11, 2020

Paying taxes is never fun, but there are steps you can take to reduce your business's tax liability.

What Are Commuter Benefits?
By Adam Uzialko | December 07, 2020

Commuter benefits help reduce the cost of commuting to your employees. Here's what offering commuter benefits could mean for your business.

20 Gifts Your Employees Will Love
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 04, 2020

Show your appreciation for your employees' hard work with these thoughtful gifts.

How to Lower the Risk of Coronavirus at Work
By Donna Fuscaldo | November 30, 2020

As the pandemic rages on, there are steps business owners can take to keep employees safe in the workplace.

Can Employers Reimburse Employees for Health Insurance?
By Patrick Proctor | November 27, 2020

Employers can reimburse employees for some healthcare-related costs. The key is following IRS regulations.

Small Business Guide to Paying Holiday Bonuses
By Kiely Kuligowski | November 27, 2020

Awarding holiday bonuses is a great way to make your employees feel valued.

What Is Holiday Pay?
By Kiely Kuligowski | November 25, 2020

While you don't have to offer holiday pay, it's a great way to show employees that you care.

Distracted Workers Are Costing You Money
By Kiely Kuligowski | November 23, 2020

Your employees are distracted during the day, and it's costing you time and money.

Giving Tuesday Social Responsibility Tips for Your Business
By Jennifer Post | November 20, 2020

Here are some tips to help you make the most of Giving Tuesday.

PR Crisis? 6 Steps to Help Navigate the Storm
By Sammi Caramela | November 18, 2020

A PR crisis can be challenging to navigate, but these six steps can help your brand recover.

Termination of Benefits Letter Writing Guide (With Examples)
By Adam Uzialko | November 18, 2020

If you fire an employee or change benefit providers, it is important to include a termination of benefits letter during the process. Here's how to write one and what to include.

Do You Have to Pay Employees for Jury Duty?
By Patrick Proctor | November 13, 2020

Find out what you're legally required to do – and pay – to support your employees when they're summoned for jury duty.