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6 Reasons to Outsource Payroll to a PEO

Heather Lowery - Nov 14, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Small and medium-sized businesses are increasingly turning to professional employee organizations (PEOs) to handle their payroll administration. It's not difficult to see why. Payroll administration is a time-consuming, complex and often tedious task that can pull your talented team away from your core business. Six of the most burdensome payroll-related tasks include IRS-compliance, direct deposit, check printing, payroll software upgrades, time-and-attendance bookkeeping, payroll adjustments, and special reporting requirements. Below we take a closer look at how a PEO can handle each of these six payroll administration tasks for you.

Topics: Employee Retention- PEO- Compliance- Save Time and Money- Human Resources

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Tips for Business Owners: Save Time Without Sacrificing Profits

Heather Lowery - Nov 7, 2017 7:00:00 AM

In a globalized world the 40 hour work week suddenly feels like part-time. For many business owners the average work week looks more like 60+ hours, with every indication of a trend into longer hours on the horizon.

Topics: PEO- Save Time and Money

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Improving Construction Site Employee Retention: 5 Strategies to Try

Heather Lowery - Oct 31, 2017 7:00:00 AM

When a company loses too many employees, it can suffer significantly from financial loss as well as lose a sense of unity. Often, business leaders have a high rate of employee turnover because the demands involved in running their businesses don't give them enough time to meet the various needs of their workers.

Topics: Employee Retention- PEO

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Prepare Your Residential Construction Business for Winter

Heather Lowery - Oct 24, 2017 7:00:00 AM

It feels like you're in a race right now. Old Man Winter is peeking around the corner, and you know this means the inevitable slowdown is coming for your residential construction business.

Topics: residential construction- home construction- tips for construction business owners

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6 Things a PEO Does (So You Don't Have To)

Heather Lowery - Oct 17, 2017 7:00:00 AM

If you’re like most business owners, you’re probably overwhelmed with employee paperwork, HR matters and other tasks that keep you from achieving your primary business goals. Fortunately, you don’t have to be burdened with these concerns when you outsource them to a PEO (Professional Employer Organization).

Topics: PEO

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3 Ways a PEO Saves You Time and Money

Heather Lowery - Oct 10, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Are you a small business, start-up operation or a mid-sized business owner looking to free up more time? Maybe you should consider the services of a Professional Employer Organization (PEO). A PEO may be one of the best kept secrets contributing to the success of small to medium-sized businesses. With your administrative and human resources tasks taken care of, you have time to focus on more important aspects of your business such as updating your business plan, keeping your customers happy,  and ultimately – making more money! 

Topics: PEO- Save Time and Money

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Strategies for Making Your Blue Collar Business a Great Place to Work

Heather Lowery - Oct 3, 2017 7:00:00 AM

 

Topics: Employee Retention- Construction

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Prevent Construction Site Accidents: 6 Best Practices

Heather Lowery - Sep 26, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Construction Site Accidents:

It's no secret that construction sites are a dangerous place to work. Since 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were 4,547 workplace fatalities reported in the US.

Topics: Construction- Accident Prevention- Safety

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The 5 Best Practices to Retain Your Star Employees

Heather Lowery - Aug 17, 2017 11:15:41 PM

Technology is rapidly changing the way we interact with our world: the way we shop, the way we play, the way we socialize, and most importantly, the way we work.

Topics: Employee Retention

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5 Ways to Prepare Your Construction Site for Hurricane Season

Heather Lowery - Aug 17, 2017 10:06:42 PM

Hurricane Season is Here:

If you live along the coastline of Texas, Louisiana, or anywhere on the southern Atlantic coast, it's that time of year again: hurricane season. Hurricane season is different every year but it's always unpredictable. For those who work in the construction business, it's crucial to be prepared for the worst.

Topics: Hurricane Season- Construction

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