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9 Best Receipt Apps for Small Businesses and Freelancers in 2024

As a business owner or freelancer, you’re spinning many plates at once. You’re keeping up with payroll, making pitches, nurturing your email marketing funnel, and much more. All to maintain and grow your business. The last thing you need is to panic each month as you look for receipts at expense report time. Administrative work…

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Employee Time Clock Hardware: Which is the Best?

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Updated April 9, 2024 What is employee time clock hardware? An employee time clock is a hardware device for tracking work time. To use it, employees ‘punch’ in/out or ‘clock’ in/out. The term ‘punch in’ stems from early employee time clock hardware that required a physical card. With a traditional mechanical time clock, the process…

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Understanding Boomerang Employees and How They Can Benefit Your Company

The phenomenon known as “the great resignation” emerged as a significant consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic, with its onset in 2021. This period was marked by an unprecedented wave of resignations—over 50 million workers chose to leave their jobs voluntarily. This mass exodus created a frantic search for talent across industries. Key drivers behind this…

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Are Remote Workers More or Less Productive?

Remote work grew substantially in 2020 and the subsequent years, with more than 27 million people reporting working from home between 2019 and 2021. This number marks an increase of over three times how many people worked remotely before the COVID-19 pandemic sent people home and restricted who could perform in-person work. But as company…

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Your Guide to GPS Time Tracking (Geofencing)

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Updated March 19, 2024 When your business has employees working remotely or at various job sites, time tracking can become a challenge, particularly if the company relies on physical clocks for punching in and out. But offering a mobile app or web-based tracking solution can cause some concerns. You might wonder whether employees are clocking…

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Earned Wage Access (EWA) 101

Attract, retain and motivate talent while reducing costs with EWA Guest post by: Tate Hackert It should come as no surprise to learn that many employees are living paycheck to paycheck—two in five, to be exact. 84 percent of employees are also worrying about finances while at work. Employees today are struggling to make ends meet,…

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What to Expect in the Workplace During March Madness

It’s that time of year again. Everyone is talking about Cinderella teams, brackets, upset alerts, and cutting down nets. As an employer, you may be wondering how March Madness impacts your team morale and productivity levels. And the reality is, the NCAA basketball tournament does have an effect. But just how much? Let’s dive in…

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Utilizing Job Posting Sites Effectively

The era of attracting candidates with a simple “help wanted” sign is long behind us. In the digital age, job seekers predominantly use online platforms to discover and apply for job opportunities. Job posting sites have become indispensable in drawing in the best talent, and this article explores how businesses can effectively leverage these platforms.…

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How to Start Marketing a Business

In the latest post from our “Small Business How To” series, we are diving into a topic that can leave company owners feeling overwhelmed: marketing. Even the savviest businesspeople can wonder how to get the word out about the products and services they offer. Explore this five-step guide to marketing your small business without hiring…

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7 Tips to Communicate with Remote Workers

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As more of the workforce has shifted to remote and hybrid work, leaders are tasked with figuring out how to maintain consistent communication for better collaboration. Explore our guide that outlines the value of ongoing communication and seven tips to stay connected with remote employees. Why Does Communication Matter in the Workforce? Employee engagement is…

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