Withholding under the new W-4 regime

  • July 31, 2018

Last week we deviated from our strict payroll perspective to bring you a sneak peak of the 2018 Form 1040. And we’re sure that we’ll deviate again. After all, the...

The dreams that tell you you’re stressed

  • July 30, 2018

If you run into a string of these pesky nightmares, or even one whopper, it’s probably time to take stock of your situation and acknowledge your stress is worth...

4 Google Doc time savers

  • July 27, 2018

Work smarter when you use Google Docs. Here are some hacks that can save you time and frustration.

How to retain staff and increase profits

  • July 27, 2018

A revolving door of staff can be very costly, so it's important to spend time focusing on what's really motivating employees. Workplace expert and trainer Bonnie...

Small Business Tax Q&A: July ’18

  • July 25, 2018

Tax twists for teenage child ... Getting personal about corporations ... Lost deduction for IRA fees ... Donating Savings Bonds to charity

Conducting workplace investigations

  • July 25, 2018

Conducting prompt, thorough internal investigations followed by appropriate corrective action may be the best way to insulate your company from potential liability when...

Event planning: Crisis or cakewalk?

  • July 24, 2018

Question: “I’m starting an admin job soon. The words ‘event planning’ were used during the interview a couple of times, but I neglected to ask for hard details....

You’re not going to ruin this vacation!

  • July 20, 2018

Vacation is your time to relax and get away from your typical life at home and at work. So when your vacation time rolls around, don’t let these common mistakes ruin...

Getting Excel into PowerPoint painlessly

  • July 20, 2018

Is your experience trying to get Excel data into PowerPoint filled with frustration? Microsoft Certified Trainer Melissa Esquibel provides video tips.

Getting it together in Google Groups

  • July 19, 2018

If you’re lucky enough to be in a G Suite shop, you can create Google Groups. A Group is like a hub where a team can keep track of their discussions.

In the Payroll Mailbag: July ’18

  • July 17, 2018

Must double time payments be included for OT purposes? ... How do signing bonuses figure into the OT rate? ... Rounding employees’ hours: What’s OK and what’s not?

Mobility: Find me (or not!)

  • July 16, 2018

You might be wondering whether it’s a good idea to leave the location services on your smart phone turned on. Well, like the whole bargain we make for the convenience...