In the News

A selection of coverage received in the world of HR outsourcing, benefits, payroll, and strategic consulting.
December 8, 2015
Employee Benefit News

"A recent survey of employees age 18-34 by HR solutions provider TriNet reveals that 69% of millennials see their company’s review process as flawed and nearly 90% would feel more confident if they could have more frequent performance conversations with their manager. Twenty-two percent have called in sick because they were anxious about their upcoming review."

November 17, 2015

TriNet is an HR software and service provider focused on the professional employment organization (PEO) model, meaning TriNet takes on the HR risk for employees at customer companies. We talked to Pravin Kumar, VP of Product Management, about the company’s tri-fold growth, in terms of revenue, geography and verticals.

November 10, 2015
NBC News

Jacqueline Breslin, human capital services director at TriNet, a human resources company, said adult coloring books would be a good addition to office recreational opportunities. "We're so used to seeing ping pong tables or video arcade games in larger offices, but if I were planning some kind of break room for employees I would definitely include coloring books," she said. "For people with intense jobs, they are a fantastic stress reliever."

November 6, 2015

"According to a recent survey conducted by TriNet, a company dedicated to providing HR solutions, 69 percent of millennials see their company’s review process as flawed.

November 4, 2015
Tech Ft. Worth Radio

TriNet Executive Director of Benefits Compliance Sheryl Southwick tells SMBS what they need to know about same-sex marriage benefits.

November 3, 2015
Fast Company

TriNet Product Manager Rob Hernandez writes about the future of performance management.

October 30, 2015
Officing Today

"Recent findings from TriNet suggest that the new generation of workers isn’t happy with some traditional corporate procedures. Such is the case for the traditional review process many companies employ."

October 29, 2015
Business News Daily

"The traditional performance-review process that is based on infrequent feedback is having a significant negative impact on many millennial employees, according to a study from human resources services provider TriNet."

October 26, 2015
Satrix Solutions

Q&A with TriNet Manager of Client Success, Rajean Bosier.

October 20, 2015
HRO Today

TriNet Executive Director of Benefits Compliance Sheryl Southwick talks same-sex marriage and its effects on employee benefits.

October 19, 2015
Fast Company

Work Genius, a company so new that it barely exists, wants to give on-demand companies the best of both worlds by hiring employees on their behalf, training those employees, and then scheduling them to work with on-demand companies at peak times. It’s not unlike what Trinet does by becoming a co-employer for more traditional companies. "We basically own that relationship, bear all the burden, and allow the companies to have flexibility and not have all this liability on their books," says Work Genius founder Ben Bear.

October 8, 2015
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Benefits and compensation can also reveal the differences between older and younger workers. “Employees later in their careers may be more motivated by a 401(k) match, while employees earlier in their careers may be more excited about educational reimbursement,” said Jackie Breslin, director of human capital services at HR services provider TriNet in San Leandro, Calif.

September 30, 2015
Los Angeles Business Journal

Such an approach is fairly typical as a cost-saving measure and buyout packages don’t usually include the newer employees,” said Jacqueline Breslin, director of human capital services at human resources solution company TriNet. She spoke generally; her company is not involved in the Times matter. “Communicating with employees is really important at a time like this to make a transition easier for everyone,” she added.

September 17, 2015

"TriNet leads with bigger companies that are 10 to 50 employees large.”

September 2, 2015
Albany Business Review

“CEO of Saratoga Springs software developer Chequed Greg Moran said his company uses TriNet, a California professional employer organization. That essentially means all Chequed workers actually get paid by TriNet, and Chequed ‘leases’ those employees. “Chequed recently merged with a Dallas company and now has about 80 employees. Moran said they'll probably remain with TriNet because it takes off the administrative burden and allows for a far wider range of options for employees.”

August 1, 2015
Cyber Security News

Mike Belloise, Director of Information Security at healthcare benefits and payroll transaction company TriNet, is also a believer in not wasting bad news. “It takes very, very little to cause a terrible incident at a company of any size. High-profile data breaches such as those of Target, Home Depot and even the federal government make headline news and serve as a gut-check for security professionals. We have to ask ‘Do we have that covered?’ and learn from these scenarios. C-level leaders read these headlines, so we have to be prepared to answer their questions about our own defenses.”

July 24, 2015
Business News Daily

"Don’t approach a happiness initiative with a one-size-fits-all approach. Encourage managers to spend time one-on-one with their directs. Encourage them to ask their team members for the top three things they need from their leader, colleagues and organization. Also, ask how they like to be recognized and rewarded. Treat employees how they want to be treated based on their answers to the direct questions as opposed to a broad-brush approach." – Jackie Breslin, director of Human Capital Services, TriNet

July 23, 2015

“I’d say for the average, honest employee, they’re losing money on their expense reports,” said TriNet Cloud Division Chief Technology Officer Dan Fritcher, according to reports in USA Today.

July 14, 2015
Business Travel News

Dated expense report systems are more than the time-consuming and tedious annoyance employees and travel managers know well. A Wakefield Research survey on behalf of human resources provider TriNet revealed the cost of sluggish reimbursements to be far greater—as drastic as employees saying, I quit.

July 12, 2015
USA Today

For some corporate trekkers, travel expenses are taking a toll on their personal bottom line.

July 10, 2015
Boarding Area

According to a new survey released this week, expense reporting can be so odious and complex that business travelers would take extreme measures to avoid the process altogether.

June 24, 2015
San Francisco Chronicle

California’s new paid sick leave law takes effect July 1, but many people still have questions about its complex requirements.

June 10, 2015
Inc. Magazine

If you hire freelancers with any regularity, you may soon be using HR organizations or software to manage them, if you aren't already.

April 20, 2015
Fox Business

TriNet CEO Burton Goldfield provides insight into the state of small business. Watch Maria Bartiromo talk about Starting Business and Startups on Opening Bell.

April 13, 2015
Investor's Business Daily

The commercial services outsourcing industry has benefited from ObamaCare and other government regulations on U.S. businesses.

April 13, 2015
Investor's Business Daily

Net (TNET) of San Leandro, Calif., is based in the cloud, administering payroll and health insurance services as well as advising companies on risk reduction. Its cloud services include expense reporting, time-tracking and travel policy management. Its shares have more than doubled since its initial public offering in March 2014.

April 3, 2015
Upstart Business Journal

The UpTake: An army of independent contractors helped Uber, Lyft and other app-economy startups grow quickly. This business model is now under threat.

March 27, 2015
Silicon Valley Business Journal

Common misconceptions about employee benefits with TriNet CEO Burton Goldfield.

March 16, 2015
Hedge Connection

When faced with terminating an individual’s employment, managers often ask themselves if they should pay a severance to the departing employee.

March 7, 2015
USA Today

Focusing on financial wellness and well-being in the workplace is crucial for most employers, as engaged employees typically perform at higher levels and are less likely to change jobs.

March 6, 2015

HR company’s CEO sees growth and opportunity

March 6, 2015
Independent Retailer magazine

Starting an independent retail business is one of the riskiest ventures you can make. In fact, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration, over 50 percent of small businesses fail in the first five years.

February 26, 2015
IT Business Edge

An interview with TriNet Cloud's general manager on HR software.

February 19, 2015
HRO Today

There can be expensive fees for unpaid off-the-clock activities under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Knowing what qualifies is the tricky part.

January 8, 2015

New Data Underscore Financial Challenges and Low Tolerance for Risk Among Young Americans

January 2, 2015

This business professional, who was named the most admired CEO of 2010 by one publication, is not your everyday runner.

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


Media Contact

Fatima Afzal
Director, Corporate Communications