You Can’t Spell ‘Hero’ Without ‘HR’

Human resources has long been a vital department in any business, regardless of industry or purpose. But over the years, the role of HR has evolved. What was once a behind-the-scenes role that handled benefits and payroll has taken center stage, serving a critical role in all aspects of the employee life cycle. Celebrating HR…

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PTO Policy: Managing PTO Policies for Small Business

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Updated November 1, 2023 When you run a small business, managing all the policies and processes associated with the workforce can be difficult. But a key aspect of building and maintaining a strong team includes offering competitive benefits, one of which is paid time off. In this guide, we outline how to manage PTO policies…

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Company Culture Considerations for Global Organizations

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Understanding the value of building and maintaining a consistently positive organizational culture is certainly important. But taking it a step further and actually implementing changes that provide support to employees can be a challenge, especially in organizations that operate on a global scale. In the latest piece in our series focused on organizational culture, we’re…

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Absence Management: Solving Absenteeism and Promoting Balance

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Updated September 12, 2023 When employees aren’t at work, it can create a significant disruption among the entire workforce. This is especially true when multiple team members are absent at the same time. Since absenteeism can wreak havoc on the company culture and overall morale, it’s vital to plan for absences and manage them appropriately.…

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The Importance of Effective Scheduling for Small Business

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When you run a small business, some of the top priorities include improving efficiencies while reducing costs. But what you may not realize is that with one simple tool, you can achieve both of those goals more effectively. Effective employee scheduling is an absolute must in any work environment, including those with smaller workforces. We’re…

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8 Must-Have Time Tracking Tools for High-Performing Businesses

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High-performing businesses are found across all industries and come in a range of sizes. When your small business is growing and thriving, it’s important to take advantage of all efficiencies to keep the momentum going. Explore the eight must-have time tracking tools for your business and why each is so essential. 1. Tracking functionality Of…

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How a Time-Tracking App Solves the Challenges of Remote Working

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Although remote work was gaining traction prior to 2020, abrupt office closures in response to the pandemic pushed countless workers to handle their tasks from home. According to the American Community Survey, fewer than 6 percent of American employees worked primarily from home in 2019. By contrast, roughly two in 10 workers are now fully…

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