10 questions to ask before hiring a peo

10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a PEO Company

Ready to radically reduce the complexity of running your business and having employees? Looking to free up your time and your HR staff’s time to focus on the more important business initiatives? Do you wish you had more time to work on things like: Hiring and Recruitment Engagement and Retention Culture Growth Initiatives It might […]

8 Common HR Mistakes and How to Avoid Them (Part 2)

Last week, we covered the first four of the most common HR mistakes we see small business owners make, how to avoid them, and how to correct any that you have already made. This week, we are back with the next four mistakes we see being commonly made. Just like it was with Part 1, […]

1099 vs W2: How 4 Different Agencies View Independent Contractor Relationships [Infographic]

There are many reasons that employers need to understand the differences between 1099 vs W2. The misclassification of independent contractors is a serious issue our country is facing right now, and failing to meet rules and regulations in order to remain compliant could potentially land your company in hot water. However, you do not only […]

Myths About Independent Contractors

12 Myths About Independent Contractors Debunked by DOL [Infographic]

The misclassification of employees as independent contractors is an incredibly serious problem our country is facing right now. While some companies do this maliciously because they hope to save money and get a leg up on the competition, many are simply mistaken about which classification is correct. This problem is only made worse by many […]

What Is a 1099 Employee and Should You Hire Them?

What is a 1099 employee? They are self-employed workers, also called independent contractors. The Form 1099 reports the income independent contractors receive throughout the year to the IRS for tax purposes. This form replaces the need for a W-2 and indicates that they are not an employee, no employer is responsible for paying FICA taxes […]

W2 vs 1099

W2 vs 1099: What Employers Need to Know About this Apples and Oranges Comparison [FREE EBOOK]

The misclassification of independent contractors is a serious issue in our country today, and could potentially get your business into hot water with the government. This is obviously the last thing you would want, but like many people, you may be confused about the differences between W2 vs 1099. We want to eliminate this confusion […]

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Compliance Solutions To Help Small Businesses Survive and Thrive

You’ve got enough plates spinning. Do you really want to add compliance worry to your troubles? Imagine if you could let somebody else worry about it? Someone who’s extensively experienced in your industry and in government compliance. Sounds like a dream right? Well, they say dreams are only dreams if you don’t do anything about […]

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5 Common HR Solutions and Why You Should Think Outside the Box

These are five common HR solutions we see a lot of businesses using these days. They may be common, but that doesn’t mean they are always good for business. Weigh your options and maybe consider trying something outside the box. You might find that one of these options works fine for your business needs. Whether […]

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7 Deadly FLSA Violations – Are You Guilty?

Over on the TSheets blog, they’ve worked with 10 leading labor law attorneys to compile this list and provide advice on the 7 most deadly (and common) FLSA violations. Are you committing any of these sins? “Now is the time to take a hard look at your company and ensure you aren’t unknowingly committing one […]

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2017 New Year HR Compliance Checklist

Welcome to the new year! We hope you’re ready and excited for 2017. To help you feel more ready, this is your New Year HR Compliance Checklist to make sure your ducks are all in a row and ready for the year to come. These are the things you’ll want to make sure are checked […]