While most applicant tracking software options require paid plans, SmartStart is free to use when you have up to 10 active job listings at a time.  This free software is a game-changer for smaller businesses, businesses looking to scale back their budgets, nonprofits, and more.  And while SmartStart may be […]

BambooHR is designed to make the hiring process easier, from posting a job to onboarding new employees.  With the ability to easily share job posts to job boards and a centralized hub to keep your staff updated on the hiring process, this platform saves time while also helping to ensure […]

Imagine a world where you don’t have to worry about distributing checks correctly. All your employees are paid on time, regardless of their location.  Add you won’t have to worry about payroll fraud schemes in this utopia.  Finally, your payroll process is streamlined and straightforward, and you don’t have to […]

Payroll is often an underappreciated career involving long hours, weekends working, and short holidays. Payroll personnel must deal with constantly changing payroll regulations and adhere to federal, state, and local payroll laws in addition to company policy. Payroll certification lets employers and potential employers know that you are competent and […]

Today’s talent market is more competitive than ever, making it difficult to stand out in the job market. More and more HR professionals are relying on Human Resources certifications to find an edge. Additionally, the certificate offers opportunities for career advancement and salary increment. This guide takes you through everything […]

“Human resources” is a broad term that covers a lot of ground, which means there are many jobs within the human resources department. With everything from HR director to recruiter and everything in between, there are plenty of different opportunities and different levels within this field. Before you determine whether […]

At first glance, writing a job description might seem like an easy task. But once you dig deeper, you’ll see there’s a bit more to it than just slapping together a list of job responsibilities and throwing in a salary. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the step-by-step process […]

You may not understand the importance of good interview questions until you realize that you hired someone that is not a good fit for your company. One mistake like that and you’re ready to make sure that your interview questions are perfect for the next hire. Or maybe you want […]

Running payroll can be challenging, especially if you’re a beginner and don’t have a dedicated payroll department. Between federal income tax, state income tax, Social Security, and other payroll deductions, there are lots of things to keep track of. You need to make sure that the payroll is set up […]