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PEO Certifications: What Are They, and Why Do They Matter?
August 14, 2020

PEO Certifications: What Are They, and Why Do They Matter?

A professional employer organization or PEO is an organization that provides essential support to small and mid-size businesses (SMBs) to handle payroll, employee benefits, workers’ compensation, risk and compliance, HR management, and more; but not every PEO is the same. Only a small percentage of PEOs adhere to the industry’s most strict standards for financial security and compliance with key…

Three Strategies to Help SMBs Improve Employee Satisfaction
July 31, 2020

Three Strategies to Help SMBs Improve Employee Satisfaction

Every year, it seems to get more difficult for businesses to hire and retain the right employees. Gone are the days in which employees spent their entire careers dedicated to one organization. Today, top talent is much more selective about the companies at which they choose to work, and there are plenty of factors that weigh into their decisions. Between…