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Employee Benefits and HR Policies

Human Resource benefits and policies for small business owners.
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How to Attract and Hire the Right Employees
Attracting and hiring the right employees is vital in your small business. These tips will help you create a high-functioning small business team.

5 Ways Keep Employees Motivated and Challenged
Motivating your employees is an important part of retaining them. These tips will help you motivate and challenge your employees so they can achieve career satisfaction.

5 Things You Need to Know Before You Fire an Employee
Firing an employee can be difficult. Follow these tips for legally terminating an employee in your small business with as little controversy as possible.

14 Perks to Offer Your Employees That Won't Break the Bank
Giving your employees an incentive to work hard doesn't have to require a large investment. These tips will help you motivate your employees in a big way on a small business budget.

Understanding the Family and Medical Leave Act
The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) of 1993 is one of many regulations that makes it imperative for small business owners to consider human resources in a different light to avoid losing expensive lawsuits, alienating your workforce and distracting your attention.

5 Ways to Reduce Small Business Health Insurance Costs
Small business health insurance may take a huge chunk out of your revenue, but benefits often attract better employees and help retain existing workers. Satisfied, healthy employees are more likely to help your business grow. If you're struggling to provide health insurance, here are some tips that could reduce your small business health insurance costs.

Employee Stock Options Make Work More Than Just a Job
Once a perk reserved for executives, many publicly held companies now offer stock options to rank-and-file employees. Small businesses do so to give their workers a sense of ownership, providing them with financial incentives to make their companies succeed.

8 Uncommon Employee Benefits Your Staff Will Love
You may not have the benefit budget of a Fortune 500 company but there are employee benefit solutions to make your staff happy without breaking the bank. Discover the "8 Uncommon Employee Benefits Your Staff Will Love."

Outsourcing Payroll Deductions for Small Business
For small businesses that lack a dedicated accounting department, this can be a tough road. Learn the benefits of farming out the payroll process and how to find the right specialist for your small business.

401K Information
For a quick overview of 401k plans, 401k Center provides the information. Six of a plan functions are covered: design, investments, administration, recordkeeping, employee communication and cost control.

Employee Benefit Headlines
For the latest information and news on employee benefits this site scans the news. News on COBRA, health plans, IRA's, disabilities and all the other benefits a business might offer.

Employee Benefit Research
Are your employee benefits in line with the market or do you wonder why turnover is so high? Better check out the latest research on employee benefits from the Employee Benefit Research Institute. EBRI mission is for sound employee benefit programs and public policy.

Salary Reviews
Check out if your salary package is competitive to the current market rates. The salary wizard will search by job category and state and metro area.

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