Payroll Tips for Starting 2019 Right

Small Business CEO

Payroll tasks take up around 5 hours per week for a small business owner. All small business owners who run payroll know just how much of a challenge it can be unless they’re accountants with prior experience. Finance payroll

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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.

Choosing the Right Payroll Programs for Small Business

Small Business CEO

Automating payroll processes promises saved time and increased efficiency, however, the process of switching may appear daunting, particularly if there is uncertainty about which payroll program is right for the organisation. Time allocated to payroll functions.

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…

The Future of Payroll is Real Time Information

The Small Business Blog

Within the next year HMRC are planning on making vital changes to the way business undertake their payroll, so if you have employees you will need to know what these changes entail. The biggest expected changes within payroll will be the move to real time information, commonly known as RTI. Planning for change is never…

Take control of your finances with payroll software

The Small Business Blog

Running a business can prove challenging for a variety of different reasons. Whilst most business owners are experts at marketing their products, have a great vision and are highly competent with sales, sometimes they may struggle with the management of important financial details. Business owners sometimes lose track of where their money is going once…

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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4 Reasons You Should Consider Outsourcing HR

Small Business CEO

They may outsource everything from recruitment of hard to find experts to everything in the HR department from hiring to payroll to regulatory compliance. Human resource management is an essential function for any business.

2019 64

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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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.

2018 181

Does an In-House IT Team Make Sense for Your Business?

Small Business CEO

Even if your core business doesn’t involve a desk, there’s almost always a team of people backing up your efforts – sales, marketing, accounting, payroll – and so on. For most companies, IT underpins everything.

2019 64

U.S. Non-Profit Sector: Big, Growing and Mostly Comprised of Small Non-Profits

Small Business Labs

As the Johns Hopkins chart below (click to enlarge) shows, the non-profit sector also has the 3rd largest payroll of the major employment sectors. The Johns Hopkins Non-Profit Economic Data Project recently released new data on the the non-profit sector of the economy.

2018 174

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

6 Ways to Spend Your Business Loans

Small Business CEO

Business loans can help in every facet of your business from inventory to payroll and even helping your business with its prior debt. Before searching for lenders for your business loan, you need to first understand what you will use this money on.

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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 223

4 Ways for Startup Trucking Companies to Reduce Costs

Small Business CEO

On top of that, the trucker’s ongoing requirement to maintain equipment, buy fuel and do payroll can sometimes leave the short-term fiscal strength of a company in a precarious state. Many entrepreneurs are starting to see the value of operating a business within the industry of truck driving.

2018 57

Why Your Organization Should Invest In An HR Management System

Dumb Little Man

An automated HR management software can automate most tasks related to tax filing and payroll management. HR processes including recruitment, performance management, payroll management, resource onboarding, and more can turn out to be a time-consuming task.

2018 199

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.…

2014 100

3 Questions to Ask When Outsourcing Your IT Support

Small Business CEO

And unless you’re running an IT business, you should probably be outsourcing IT support along with other specialized functions like HR, payroll, and legal.

2019 77

Counting the costs: What government funding for scientific research will cover?

The Small Business Blog

This can include work done by administrative, maintenance, clerical or security staff directly to support the project, but not work that would have been done anyway, like managing payroll. What Costs Can You Claim Through R&D Tax Credits?

2019 147

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).

2013 138

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 190

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.

2015 104

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."

2018 197

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 205

Things You Can Do As A Small Business Owner To Limit Your Tax Liability

Eco-Office Gals

It is advisable that as an employer you create accountable plans to help you cut down on payroll taxes. Tax obligations will always be there as long as you’re running a business, whether it is a small scale business or a large scale business.

2019 130

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 96

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.

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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

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

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 197

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.

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Preparing Your Business For The Next Recession

Dumb Little Man

Enforce a budget for all employees – 10% less than last year on everything that isn’t related to payroll. The economy is cyclical which means we can’t sustain growth indefinitely. When growth occurs too rapidly, it can lead to a bubble and a subsequent collapse.

2019 203

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 61

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 192

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 121

Why You Shouldn’t Worry About AI Taking Your Job – Yet

Dumb Little Man

Management roles with the highest risk of falling to computerization include: Payroll and benefits, 96%. As automation and artificial intelligence sweep through business, predictions for this amazing tech keep changing.

2019 214

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 279

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 186

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 261