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    How to Select the Best Payroll Schedule for Your Organization
    By Drew Gieseke on March 30, 2021 | 8 min read time

    Which type of payroll schedule is best for employers? The four most common types of payroll schedules are monthly, semi-monthly, bi-weekly, and ...

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    How Do You Interview Internal Job Candidates?
    By Lauren Brown on March 30, 2021 | 2 min read time

    A study conducted by Glassdoor found that workers who stay longer in the same job without a title change are significantly more likely to...

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    Employee Tax Reminders for 2021
    By Lauren Brown on March 29, 2021 | 3 min read time

    After a year of deferred deadlines, employment law changes, and workplace adjustments, employees have had a lot to keep track of both inside and...

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    COVID-19: New, Updated Guidelines for FFCRA Leave Requirements
    By Drew Gieseke on March 29, 2021 | 5 min read time

    Now that the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) has been law for more than a year, a recent COVID-19 stimulus package updated several...

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    4 Important Performance Management Objectives
    By Lauren Brown on March 26, 2021 | 2 min read time

    With all of the past year's unprecedented changes, adjustments, and most workforces operating remotely, HR teams and employers are likely focusing...

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    How Organizations Can Fix Overpaying an Employee
    By Drew Gieseke on March 26, 2021 | 5 min read time

    Overpaying employees happens more often than it might seem. And while it isn’t the end of the world, letting an error go uncorrected can cause...

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    What’s the Difference Between an Employee Handbook & a Culture Guide?
    By Lauren Brown on March 25, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Many organizations use employee handbooks as a catch-all for communicating policies such as time off and dress code expectations, as well as...

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    BerniePortal Makes Capterra’s HR Shortlist Software Report
    By Lauren Brown on March 23, 2021 | 1 min read time

    BerniePortal placed on the 2021 Capterra Shortlist Software Report for Human Resources. Capterra is a free reviews provider that helps...

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    Defined: Voluntary Turnover vs. Involuntary Turnover
    By Lauren Brown on March 23, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Turnover is a staffing calculation used to determine the rate at which employees leave an organization within a specified amount of time....

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    Stimulus Bill: Expanded Unemployment Benefits Explained
    By Lauren Brown on March 19, 2021 | 4 min read time

    On Wednesday, March 10, 2021, Congress passed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), which is designed to assist Americans and...

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