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    Topic: Leave Policies

    9 tips to stay sane this holiday PTO season
    By Courtney Cox on October 24, 2019 | 6 min read time

    For many HR professionals, the end of the year is more like a festival of stress than a festival of lights. From planning your company’s holiday...

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    Stop employee time theft
    By Courtney Cox on August 1, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Workforce time theft costs employers billions each year. From manipulating timesheets to using work time for personal time– when employees are on...

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    Finding the best PTO software for your business
    By Emily Kubis on April 22, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Four questions to ask time off request apps Does your organization have a solution for tracking Paid Time Off? Manual processes such as...

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    Are employers responsible for PTO payout when an employee leaves?
    By Gretchen Smitson on January 10, 2019 | 3 min read time

    Do employers have to pay unused vacation days? In the United States, 52% of workers do not fully utilize the PTO days given to them by their...

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    Maternity and paternity leave in the US: What you need to know
    By Gretchen Smitson on December 13, 2018 | 6 min read time

    Parental leave vs medical leave When understanding parental leave laws, it is important to understand the difference between parental leave and...

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    Why your PTO approach matters when choosing time-tracking HR software
    By Alex Tolbert on November 21, 2018 | 2 min read time

    PTO programs and policies and technology More and more organizations are bringing HR administration online with software tools that manage...

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    How do I handle employee leave outside of FMLA?
    By Emily Kubis on November 7, 2018 | 3 min read time

      What happens if an employee is not eligible for FMLA? When it comes to personal or medical employee absences, the Family and Medical Leave Act...

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    Is PTO required by law?
    By Gretchen Smitson on October 11, 2018 | 10 min read time

    PTO requirements  Employers often create paid time off policies in order to become more attractive to current and potential employees. These...

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    How unused vacation impacts your bottom line
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 8, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Unused vacation in the U.S. According to CNN Money, "the average U.S. worker leaves almost half of his or her vacation days on the table."  ...

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    The pros and cons of unlimited PTO
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 4, 2018 | 3 min read time

    What is unlimited PTO? In the world of benefits, PTO has become a top priority for employees and job candidates. Eager to retain current employees...

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