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What Is IT's Role in Cybersecurity?
By Andrew Rinaldi | January 27, 2022

Small businesses need to keep a close eye on cybersecurity. Here are five areas where an IT team is a big asset.

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Netflix and…work? Half of American workers watch TV while on the job
By business.com editorial staff | January 27, 2022

Remote workers stream an average of 5 hours per week, but onsite workers are watching TV too.

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A Primer on Time Clock Apps and Your Business
By Andrew Martins | January 25, 2022

You need an accurate record of when your employees are on the clock. Here are some apps that can help.

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The Best HR Outsourcing Services of 2022
By Skye Schooley | January 24, 2022

Human resource outsourcing services can simplify your human resource responsibilities. Learn about the best HROs available for your small business.

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Best Business Employee Retirement Plans of 2022
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 24, 2022

Looking for an employee retirement plan for you and your staff? Before you select one, check out our guide and best picks.

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Tracking Employee Attendance: What Equipment Do You Need?
By Skye Schooley | January 24, 2022

Learn which equipment features you will need for your company's time-tracking system.

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How to Offer Employee Benefits
By Skye Schooley | January 20, 2022

A comprehensive employee benefits plan can improve employee satisfaction, productivity and retention. Learn how to administer employee benefits.

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The Best Employee Monitoring Software of 2022
By Skye Schooley | January 20, 2022

We've narrowed down the best employee monitoring software for businesses. Check out our best picks and reviews.

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The Best PEO Service Providers of 2022
By Matt D'Angelo | January 20, 2022

Professional employer organization services can simplify your human resource responsibilities. Learn about the best PEOs available for your small business.

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What Is 401(k) Automatic Enrollment?
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 19, 2022

Offering a 401(k) plan is doable, but getting employees to participate isn't always easy. An automatic enrollment feature can help.

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How PEOs Are Behind Companies With the Best Benefits
By Skye Schooley | January 14, 2022

Want happy employees? Learn how working with a PEO can help you provide them with the best perks and benefits.

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Flick of a Switch: How Lighting Affects Productivity and Mood
By Sean Peek | January 13, 2022

Lighting can have a significant impact on workers' productivity and mood. Here's how to design the optimal lighting for your office.

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High-Performing Sales Teams Are Cultivated, Not Hired
By Sean Peek | January 13, 2022

If you want to build a high-performing sales team, focus on creating a strong talent pipeline.

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$15 Minimum Wage: How Have SMBs Been Affected?
By Adam Uzialko | January 12, 2022

When a city or state government increases the minimum wage, small business owners have no choice but to comply. How are minimum wage increases affecting small businesses?

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6 Ways Yoga Can Improve Productivity at Work
By Melissa Thompson | January 11, 2022

Don't think yoga is important in business? The benefits of yoga can increase productivity.

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The Difference Between an Accountant and a Bookkeeper (and Why You Need Both)
By Dachondra Cason | January 07, 2022

Understand these two roles to match the right financial task with the right professional.

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Outrageous Expense Reports and How to Avoid Expense Fraud
By Sean Peek | January 07, 2022

Prevent common expense fraud types from draining your company's funds.

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How to Create and Manage Employee Schedules
By Nicole Fallon | January 07, 2022

Managing your employees' schedules is an essential part of effective workforce planning.

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How to Implement a Compressed Work Schedule
By Nicole Fallon | January 07, 2022

A compressed work schedule can provide flexibility and a better work-life balance for your employees without costing them full-time income and benefits.

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Oh No You Didn't! 4 Tips for Preventing Employee Accounting Fraud
By Dachondra Cason | January 06, 2022

Fraud can happen anywhere and be committed by anyone, including your own workers.

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The Right and Wrong of Pursuing Happiness in the Workplace
By Al Gomez | January 05, 2022

When people talk about dream jobs or Fortune 500 companies, they usually think about buffet lunches, large salaries and countless perks.

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The Importance of Employee Data
By Nicole Fallon | January 05, 2022

Employee data can help you better understand your workers and how best to manage them.

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How to Manage an Employee Leave of Absence
By Alison Grillo | January 04, 2022

Employers must understand what their obligations are for providing employees a leave of absence.

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The End of Rank and Yank: Management Practices Revisited
By Jennifer Post | January 04, 2022

Many businesses employ a management practice of ranking and then dismissing a certain number of employees every year. Can this approach survive?

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How Offering Professional Development Opportunities to Employees Helps Your Small Business
By Matt D'Angelo | January 03, 2022

Continuing education platforms are a great way to develop employee skills, boost morale and improve recruitment efforts.

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The Benefits Stay Interviews Can Bring to Your Company
By Patrick Proctor | December 22, 2021

It is important to understand the strategic role that stay interviews can play in retaining top talent and bolstering company culture.

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The Best Employee Scheduling Software of 2022
By Andrew Martins | December 21, 2021

Looking for the best employee scheduling software? We've reviewed the best and cheapest programs.

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Business Employee Benefits & Insurance Plans
By business.com editorial staff | December 21, 2021

Our experts have reviewed the best health insurance providers for 2022. See up-to-date comparisons on features and the best prices for the top rated providers.

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10 Ways to Improve Employee Engagement
By Skye Schooley | December 15, 2021

If you are looking to improve employee engagement in your organization, check out these 10 ways to do that.