The Paperless Payroll

Eco-Office Gals

What Are Some Advantages of the Paperless Payroll? One of the biggest conundrums that, what we call the paperless payroll, would solve would be human error. The post The Paperless Payroll appeared first on Eco-Office Gals.

Eco-Friendly Payroll Options for Your Business

Eco-Office Gals

So if you’re currently scratching your head over how to deal with the issue of payroll, here are a couple of eco-friendly solutions you might want to try. Post from: Eco-Office Gals Eco-Friendly Payroll Options for Your Business.

Common Payroll Tax Pitfalls

Small Business CEO

If you have employees, then payroll taxes are one of the costs of doing business. Even if it’s an honest mistake, the IRS could leverage huge penalties, audit your company, and even initiate a criminal investigation if you do your payroll taxes wrong.

Payroll Doesn’t Have to Be a Chore

Small Business CEO

Business owners may find that some of the more routine tasks they are required to undertake are also some of the more tedious, and payroll and wage administration can be one of those selfsame tasks. It also makes sense to streamline payroll from an efficiency point of view.

Top 5 Tips for Small Business Payroll

The Small Business Blog

Top 5 Tips posts from the SME Blog are always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. Once you start employing people it is essential that you are aware of your obligations as an employer. In the UK, this means registering as an employer and submitting P35 and P14…

Are you getting paid as a 1099 Contractor?

Job Advice Blog

On March 23, 2010, In Interview Advice by Jeff LeFevre , By Jeff LeFevre 0 Today more and more companies are paying people as a private contractor to save on payroll taxes.

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Fiverr Buys And Co; ADP Buys Work Market; Expect More Gig Economy Acquisitions

Small Business Labs

Also last week payroll giant  ADP announced they were acquiring WorkMarket.    ADP manages the payrolling process for about 1 out of every 6 American employees. There were several interesting recent acquisitions in the gig economy space.

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US: Job Creation Soars in April

The Small Business Blog

Good news for our North American readers today as the latest US nonfarm payrolls – the compiled name for all goods-producing, construction and manufacturing companies – revealed that 165,000 new jobs were created last month.

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How Personnel Costs Impact Your Bottom Line

Small Business CEO

Roughly 70% of most municipal budgets is used for personnel expenses, such as payroll and benefits. Whether you are a business operating in the private sector, or a municipality, personnel costs has a huge impact on your bottom line.

2016 101

Book Review: The Million-Dollar One-Person Business

Small Business Labs

There is less risk because there’s no regular payroll to meet and less stress because there aren’t employees to manage. We really like the tagline for the book The Million-Dollar One-Person Business. It's "Make great money; work the way you want; have the life you want."

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Upwork's 2017 Freelancing in America Study

Small Business Labs

  Justin Fox's article provides an excellent description of the cyclical forces: What's going on here is what happens at some point in every economic expansion, as a tightening labor market pulls contract workers, freelancers and temps into steady payroll jobs.

2017 206

Top 3 HR Software Solutions – Make the Best Choice

Small Business CEO

Especially in institutions or businesses with a very large number of employees, if you don’t have an efficient and productive way of organizing all the variables as well as a quick and easy way to access payroll solutions, it can be near impossible to keep track of everything after a certain point.

2017 57

Use Specialists and Technology for Best Business Structure

Small Business CEO

As managers see more highly effective, easy to use human resources software coming on to the market, some are taking the opinion that it is now more cost-effective and productive to outsource or automate personnel-related tasks, such as the administration of payroll.…

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Free Up Your Focus: The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Human Resources Department

Small Business CEO

From payroll to talent development to recruitment, HR departments have a wide variety of tasks that require an array of skills and time to complete. In simple terms, Human Resources (HR) essentially deals with anything regarding the people involved in a company.

2017 57

Small Businesses Hiring More Independent Workers

Small Business Labs

New Geography's 1099 Economy on the Rise features data from Zen Payrol l showing: "the ratio of independent contractors to full-time employees has meaningfully risen among small and medium-sized businesses in states and major metropolitan areas across the country."

2014 140

Working Remotely Should Be Earned

Small Business CEO

Flex time and the opportunity to work remotely is often cited as a perk that can actually reduce payroll. Founder owners care about their employees. We would like nothing more than to provide every perk and benefit imaginable. The reality is we are running a business (i.e.

2016 62

Intuit Tweet Chat Today on the She-conomy

Small Business Labs

The chat panelists are: Stacy Kildal: Owner of Kildal Services , a full service bookeeping, payroll and administrative service company. Intuit is hosting a Tweet Chat today at 1:00pm Eastern, 10:00am Pacific on the She-conomy. The Tweet Chat will focus on financial and small business tips and advice for women.    The Twitter hashtag for the event is: #More$$inPurse.

2010 100

Moxie Tip 305: VAs Are Not a Cheap Way to Get Stuff Done!

Virtual Moxie

But for clients, working with VAs is cost effective for all the reasons we know so well (100% productive time, no need to pay for equipment, space, payroll, conforming to Federal mandates, etc, and the fact that most VAs will never work for any one client the number of hours an employee would).

Tips for Hiring Freelancers for your Small Business

Small Business CEO

More employers like you will add freelancers to their payrolls as these numbers grow. Freelancers are a growing and essential part of the American workforce, with 53 million independent professionals currently living in the United States, up from 10.3 million a decade ago.

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4 Free Business Productivity Apps To Help You Grow Your Small Business

Dumb Little Man

It’s a free accounting software that covers invoicing, payroll, bills, and other factors that involve money. Managing a business is easier said than done. When you run your own business, you need to give it all your time and attention. It’s a job that is both demanding and fulfilling. Eventually, you’ll want to turn it into a business that can run without you. This, unfortunately, is the harder part. The first obstacle you need to anticipate is manpower.

2017 215

4 Free Business Productivity Apps To Help You Grow Your Small Business

Dumb Little Man

It’s a free accounting software that covers invoicing, payroll, bills, and other factors that involve money. Managing a business is easier said than done. When you run your own business, you need to give it all your time and attention. It’s a job that is both demanding and fulfilling.

2016 277

Technology of the week: Expensify

Practically Perfect PA

Integration with user’s current accounting and payroll systems are available. What is Expensify? Expensify’s moto is “Expense reports that don’t suck!” ” Founded back in 2008 Expensify have a number of features that make processing expenses easier.

2014 136

5 Essential Tools And Apps To Build Your Early Startup

Dumb Little Man

In seconds, you can create and send invoices, payrolls and receipts, and even get insights from useful reports. Apps for startups are very useful (and can even be crucial) for new companies. As a founder of a startup, you want to commit 100% to whatever it is you and your team are creating.

2016 258

3 Loan Alternatives for Small Businesses

Small Business CEO

The obvious is to meet overhead, such as lease payments, utilities and payroll expenses. Financial capital is an essential but often elusive aspect of running a business. Capital is beneficial on several levels.

2014 67

Where a Career in Finance Can Take You

Dumb Little Man

You could choose to primarily work with individuals who need help with their taxes or you could work for a business and handle their payroll, budgeting, taxes and more. If you are looking for the perfect career option, you might be thinking about majoring in finance. However, you could be wondering what your job opportunities will look like if you do end up getting this degree. Luckily, this is a career field that has a lot of different opportunities.

Merit Pay Raises: Why They're More Popular and How to Get One

On The Job

of payroll is targeted for incentive and bonus pay in 2018. If you're counting on a pay raise for next year, you might be in for an unpleasant surprise. That's because despite greater competition for workers and a steadier economy, employers are re-thinking just who should get a pay boost -- and why. According to an Aon Hewitt survey of 1,062 companies, an average of 12.5%

2017 109

Seeking Freelance Flexibility With Full-Time Stability

Small Business Labs

Over the years, this study has detected a stark perceptional divergence between those who choose to work independently and those with traditional payroll jobs. The Inc. article What Do Millennials Want From Their Employers, Exactly? This Study Sums It Up in 1 Sentence says Millennials want: "Freelance flexibility with full-time stability" This is, of course, not just what Millennials want. It's what everybody wants.

2017 111

Check Out CenStats For Free Market-Research Data

The Solopreneur Life

Search by county or zip code under “County Business Patterns” to get business profiles that include payroll information and the number of businesses by industry. I f your market-research budget is limited (or even if it’s not), check out CenStats, a free service from the U.S. Census Bureau.

2012 109

Workforce Participation: Where is Everyone Going?

Small Business Labs

 Non-farm payrolls grew by an anemic 93,000. Ugly is only way to describe the August job report.   And if you look under the hood at the new jobs, you find the greatest gains came from the food services and drinking sector.

2012 135

Webinar Employee Expense Reimbursements: Compliance Workshop

Office Dynamics

The result: an unhappy employee—and your company would be on the hook for the related payroll taxes and penalties. Which payments made to employees are subject to payroll tax? Should you run expense reimbursements through payroll or accounts payable? View this online.

2014 MBO Partners State of Independence Report Released

Small Business Labs

trillion in total revenue in 2014, spent more than $150 billon on non-payroll/contractor expenses , and are the primary income source for more than 10 million American households.  The 4th annual MBO Partners State of Independence study was released yesterday.

2014 130

EA to Project Support Manager

Practically Perfect PA

I worked directly with our HR director on payroll, pension meetings and healthcare benefits for employees. I have worked as an EA for the last for and half years within Core One Technologies, a financial IT company based in the city.

2015 150

How To Make The Gig Economy Work For You

Dumb Little Man

Getting and keeping clients, meeting deadlines and paying the bills is all on you: You’ll have to pay your payroll taxes, an additional tax burden above what you pay as an employee of a firm. Fifty years ago, the expectation was that you would be in the same job until you retire.

2017 215

How to Spur Employees Into Being More Loyal and Productive

On The Job

Your department or company is growing and that means there are a lot more people on the payroll. You might remember a time when you knew not only the names of everyone in your department or company, but details about their likes and and dislikes.

2015 141

Book Review: Raw Deal - How the Uber Economy is Screwing American Workers

Small Business Labs

Shared Security benefits would be earned and accrued via automatic payroll deductions, regardless of the employment relationship, and, like Social Security, these benefits would be fully prorated, portable, and universal.

2015 130

VAs.a Cheap Way to Get Stuff Done?

Virtual Moxie

But working with VAs is cost effective for all the reasons we know so well (100% productive time, no need to pay for equipment, space, payroll, conforming to Federal mandates, etc, and the fact that MOST VAs will never work for any one client the number of hours an employee would). It's been an interesting week. I've heard from three different Virtual Assistants that they've been contacted by potential clients who were told that working with VAs was the "cheap" way to get their work done.

2012 123

Preventing Data Breaches: Why Third-Party Vendors Needs To Be Certified

Dumb Little Man

You can outsource your payroll, billing, mailers and printing so you can spend more time on growing your business. Data breaches are always in the news. That place you went for tacos last week got breached and now you need a new debit card.

2017 185

Hamilton, Jefferson and Trumpcare's Impact on the Self-Employed

Small Business Labs

percent increase on the Medicare payroll tax, and a 3.8 First off, the most important thing to know about American Health Care Act (AHCA or Trumpcare) is it will almost certainly be changed in major ways by the Senate. 

2017 135

Top 5 Tips for Involving Family in Business

The Small Business Blog

You should never put a family member on the payroll unless they are actively contributing to your business in a visible manner. The top 5 tips weekly post is always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. Don’t just hand out supply contracts to relatives without competition. Make sure you consider every offer you receive. Avoid giving family employees any special treatment as this will only serve to annoy your other employees.

2010 100

Politicians, Small Business and the U.S. Economy

Small Business Labs

 Key quote: So, summing up, small businesses, say those with 100 workers or less, account for a minority of both workers and payrolls, and are not the primary engine of job growth. The role small businesses play in the U.S. economy is a very popular topic these days.  This is primarily due to our politicians saying "small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy" pretty much every time they open their mouths.

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