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How Much Is That Bad Hire Really Costing Your Business?
By Adam Uzialko | December 08, 2021

The cost of a bad hire can be exorbitant. Here's how to hire good employees and reduce your bad hiring costs.

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Get Your Facts Straight: The Truth About Background Checks
By Skye Schooley | December 06, 2021

Background checks are an important part of the hiring process. Believing these common pre-employment screening misconceptions can lead to hiring mistakes.

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Customer Service Solutions for Small Businesses
By Sara Angeles | December 03, 2021

Looking to better reach consumers? Check out these eight customer service solutions.

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International Survey Suggests Workers Care More for Company Culture Than Salary
By Andrew Martins | December 01, 2021

How important is company culture? When looking for a new job, employees value a business's culture more than salary, according to a new Glassdoor study.

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How Do PEO and Payroll Services Differ?
By Max Freedman | December 01, 2021

There are some significant differences between payroll service providers and PEOs. Learn which service is right for your business.

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What’s the Difference Between a PEO and an Employer of Record?
By Max Freedman | December 01, 2021

Small businesses can turn to either a professional employer organization or an employer of record for HR outsourcing. Find out which one is better for you.

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Small Business Guide to Health Insurance
By Kiely Kuligowski | November 19, 2021

Here's how small business health insurance works, why you should offer it and what types of health insurance are available for small businesses.

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Falling Back May Disrupt Your Whole Week
By Marisa Sanfilippo | November 19, 2021

Twice a year the clocks change. Here's how to keep the shift from disrupting your business.

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32 Reference Check Questions You Should Ask
By Max Freedman | November 19, 2021

Reference checks are an important part of the hiring process. Here are the best questions to ask your candidates' references.

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What Is a Flexible Spending Account (FSA)?
By Skye Schooley | November 19, 2021

Healthcare FSAs are a great benefit to offer your employees. Learn what they are and how they work.

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How to Announce an Employee Is Leaving
By Max Freedman | November 19, 2021

If an employee leaves your company, send an email announcing the news. Here is what to include in the email and a template to help you get started.

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The Benefits of Benchmarking in Business Operations
By Nicole Fallon | November 19, 2021

Benchmarking your business operations with defined metrics can help track progress and reach goals faster. Here are the benefits of benchmarking.

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6 Examples of Diverse and Inclusive Companies
By Kiely Kuligowski | November 19, 2021

Find out how several major brands are implementing diversity and inclusion in their culture and daily operations.

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Is Subconscious Bias Affecting Your Hiring Decisions?
By Chad Brooks | November 19, 2021

Hidden biases often emerge in the hiring process. Learn what hiring bias looks like and how you can avoid it.

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What Are the Requirements of Maternity Leave?
By Kiely Kuligowski | November 19, 2021

Here's everything you need to know about maternity leave and how to create a parental leave policy.

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Sick Leave Laws Your Business Should Know
By Max Freedman | November 19, 2021

Federal law does not require sick leave, but local and state laws vary. Learn what laws might affect your business and how to pay out sick leave.

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What Is an Exempt Employee?
By Max Freedman | November 19, 2021

Are you considering hiring exempt employees? Here's what you need to know.

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How Your Team Can Benefit From Work Management
By Max Freedman | November 19, 2021

Work management uses workflows to improve your output. Here's how it can benefit your business.

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Performance-Based Pay Won’t Motivate Employees as Much as You Think
By Sean Peek | November 18, 2021

While performance-based pay structures may encourage employees to work harder, they also can cause higher stress in workers and lower job satisfaction.

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What Does Poor Onboarding Really Do to Your Team?
By Adam Uzialko | November 16, 2021

More than one-third of employers don't have a thorough, structured onboarding process for new hires. Read more about the negative implications of that here

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Want a Better Workplace? Encourage Employees to Volunteer
By Adam Uzialko | November 16, 2021

A new study finds that creating a culture that encourages volunteering can boost employee morale and improve the workplace atmosphere. enhan

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Telecommuting: Should Your Company Make It Permanent?
By Donna Fuscaldo | November 12, 2021

Thousands of companies are now telecommuting, but should it be permanent for your business?

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Hiring: Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills
By Patrick Proctor | November 12, 2021

Find out how to assess both hard and soft skills when hiring new employees.

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Autonomy Keeps Employees Happy, Study Finds
By Adam Uzialko | November 09, 2021
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Prevent Employee Absenteeism Issues With a Smart Time-Off Policy
By Jennifer Post | November 08, 2021

Every employee needs some time off, but recurring absenteeism can be problem. Here's how to deal with it while remaining compliant with leave laws.

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New-Hire Surveys: 32 Questions to Ask
By Julie Ritzer Ross | November 02, 2021

Learn how to improve your hiring process by developing a new hire survey.

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Requirements for Keeping Paycheck Records
By Skye Schooley | October 25, 2021

Employers must keep paycheck records for each employee. Learn what documents you need to retain and how long you need to keep them.

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PEO vs. An Insurance Broker: Which One Should You Choose?
By Max Freedman | October 13, 2021

PEOs and insurance brokers can help your business offer health insurance benefits to employees. Find out which option is right for you.

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Exempt vs. Nonexempt: What Is the Difference?
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

You need to learn the differences between exempt and nonexempt employees, as misclassification can have legal ramifications for your business.

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10 Ways to Boost Company Morale
By Skye Schooley | January 28, 2021

Discover 10 ways to help boost and maintain your employee morale.