In the News

A selection of coverage received in the world of HR outsourcing, benefits, payroll, and strategic consulting.
December 9, 2010
CBS MoneyWatch.com

Burton Goldfield’s comments are featured in this advice column.

November 19, 2010
San Francisco Business Times

Burton Goldfield is profiled in this feature story highlighting his selection as a “Most Admired CEO.”

November 1, 2010
PEO Insider

Burton Goldfield provides insight on how PEOs can help small businesses win the war for talent in this Executive Office article.

October 26, 2010
Bloomberg/BusinessWeek

Burton Goldfield and Greg Hammond are quoted in this “Smart Business” column about the cost of tolerating the behavior of a manager who harasses or bullies employees.

October 13, 2010
San Francisco Chronicle

CEO Burton Goldfield talks about how clients hire TriNet because they want to offer all the perks and conveniences of a big company.

September 13, 2010
The Wall Street Journal on Small Business (podcast)

In part 2 (of 2), we share our thoughts on what should not be outsourced: culture, terminations, succession planning, employee development and employee retention. The piece starts at 2:41 and runs to 3:58.

September 6, 2010
The Wall Street Journal on Small Business (podcast)

In part 1 (of 2), we cover why entrepreneurs should defer payroll, recruitment, taxes, benefits and performance management to the pros. The piece starts at 2:26 and runs to 3:32.

August 30, 2010
New York Post's @Work column

CEO Burton Goldfield is quoted in this article about mistakes entrepreneurs make. His advice touches upon three topics: starting small, having a market to sell to, and finding the right partner.

August 1, 2010
ColoradoBiz Magazine

CLO Greg Hammond discusses how PEOs will be affected by this year’s hot topic among small businesses, health care reform.

July 30, 2010
San Francisco Business Times

Our director of regulatory affairs, Todd Cohn, wrote an opinion column about how the ‘grandfather clause’ of health care reform makes choosing insurance a more difficult proposition for entrepreneurs.

July 30, 2010
mergermarket

Overview of company’s near-term growth strategy and how it’s competing in today’s market, from a division of Financial Times Group.

July 27, 2010
TheMiddleMarket.com

News coverage of our hiring of a General Atlantic executive to significantly accelerate the company’s inorganic growth.

June 24, 2010
Examiner.com

Discusses social media’s role in the job hunt; Burton Goldfield says a growing number of businesses are turning away from traditional passive recruitment methods and are now using social media as a key tool to hire new employees.

June 21, 2010
Examiner.com

Based on a recent webinar CEO Burton Goldfield hosted with Clara Shih earlier in the month, this article shares best practices.

June 21, 2010
The Los Angeles Times

CEO Burton Goldfield helps small business columnist Karen E. Klein address a reader’s question of why so many small businesses fail.

June 2, 2010
SmallBiz: SmartMoney.com

The CEO of our client oDesk shares how his startup keeps valuable employees from ‘jumping ship.’ Our CEO chimes in on these tips as well.

June 2, 2010
San Francisco Chronicle, Get to Work blog

This post focus on our May HCI data, which saw a decrease in small business hiring and layoffs.

May 21, 2010
Houston Business Journal

This article is part of HBJ’s annual issue about Talent Management; RSC Bill Herzog spoke about importance of being a compliant company, mitigating risk and compensation strategies.

May 17, 2010
Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal

Article claims President Obama’s new regulations do not support innovation; rather, they focus on government control and regulation. Our CEO says small businesses’ limited access to loans and the increase in paperwork make innovation difficult.

May 1, 2010
Association Leadership (TSAE’s magazine)

HCD Debra Squyres pens an article about employee care and well-being, recommending that checking in early — and often — can help employers alleviate workplace tension.

April 22, 2010
FOX Business: Small Business Center

Health and wellness programs are very attractive to small businesses as a means to help manage overall health care costs; CEO Burton Goldfield highlights the challenges this market faces when trying to afford these programs and emphasizes incentivizing as a means to success.

April 22, 2010
FOX Business: Small Business Center

Health and wellness programs are very attractive to small businesses as a means to help manage overall health care costs; CEO Burton Goldfield highlights the challenges this market faces when trying to afford these programs and emphasizes incentivizing as a means to success.

April 13, 2010
workbabble.com

This HR blog hosts a candid Q&A with one of our veteran executives on the impact of the PEO industry on Human Resources.

March 4, 2010
Forbes.com

Our CEO’s monthly column; this one looks how showing compassion for the fallen can do wonders for company morale.

February 20, 2010
Bradenton Herald

Small businesses within Bradenton’s community echo our trend survey findings, that entrepreneurs are planning to hire and expand their companies this year.

February 20, 2010
Smart Business (Dallas edition)

CEO Burton Goldfield fields questions about issues small businesses may face this year, as well as his advice and recommendations to be successful in 2010.

January 23, 2010
Houston Chronicle

HCC Peggy McCurley offers some insight on what industries in the Houston job market are stabilizing and looking to hire.

January 14, 2010
San Francisco Chronicle

HCC Rebecca Heyman provides insight as to why George Clooney’s charming character doesn’t exist in the real world.

Media Contact

If you need further information about TriNet, have a story idea that you need background for, or want to arrange an interview with a TriNet executive or an HR/trend subject matter expert, please contact:

Fatima Afzal
Director, Corporate Communications

510.875.7265
pr@trinet.com

Media Contact

Fatima Afzal
Director, Corporate Communications

510.875.7265
pr@trinet.com