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In today’s environment employees are choosing to delay retirement. According to Matthew Rutledge of Boston College’s Center for Retirement Research, employees are retiring three years later than they did in 1980’s.
With the workforce now likely remote and potentially spread across multiple states, compliance can get complex. We recognize that it can be overwhelming, and that is why we compiled a list of upcoming HR topics that can help you navigate the new year.
Tax websites and books use the terms "payroll taxes" and "employment taxes" as though they're interchangeable, and they do overlap to some extent. They're marginally different types of taxes, however.
The issue of sexual harassment has received a lot of public attention recently as news stories have thrust it into the forefront of our social narrative. However, sexual harassment is still not clearly understood by many people, including some business owners and managers. This article is intended as a general guide to help businesses better understand sexual harassment in the workplace, take steps to prevent it and properly respond to allegations of sexual harassment.
Only 53% of employees at small companies have access to a workplace retirement plan. Here's what small businesses need to know about offering retirement plans.
As an athlete and business owner Venus Williams knows what it takes to be a leader. The tennis star shares her path to success on and off the court, launching her two businesses, V Starr Interiors and athletic apparel line EleVen. Watch as Venus talks about her passion beyond the tennis court.
Workplace culture, for many, is elusive. It’s an abstract concept, something that can’t be conjured or manufactured but only grows organically when the weather is just right, the breeze blows just so, and the planets align.
HR technology exists to make workflows more efficient, increase accuracy, simplify mundane tasks and, ideally, improve the employee experience and the company's performance.
Insight of the Day
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
A new business era deserves an HR refresh

June 24, 2021 | 2 min read

The pandemic has changed the way businesses operate. Make sure your HR is positioned to adapt for success.
During COVID-19, as several businesses pivoted their operations to meet the challenges they suddenly faced, many individuals started to look inward also. As internationally...
The start of the COVID-19 pandemic prompted many small and medium-size businesses to rapidly pivot how they do business. For most companies, this meant the move to a remote...
As employees are gradually returning to the workplace, many employers have needed to be hyper-focused on workplace safety, particularly around cleanliness, physical distancing,...
As SMBs emerge from the pandemic in growth mode, they’re facing a challenging labor shortage. Learn how to build your employee experience by drawing on your company’s unique...
Our eGuide, Effectively Managing a Distributed or Multistate Workforce covers top concerns that SMB leaders face now and explains how a PEO can help you effectively manage a...
Our eGuide, HR Compliance Survival Guide for Small and Medium-Size Businesses shows you how taking a comprehensive approach to HR compliance can help your business thrive.
Most SMB leaders (70%) have a recovery strategy in place, and two thirds (68%) expect their businesses will be able to bounce back in 6 months or less once they’re able to operate...
In light of the difficulties, 86% of SMB leaders say their business has handled the challenges brought on by the pandemic well. And the support that SMBs feel from colleagues and...
Nearly 7 in 10 (69%) SMBs have a formalized business continuity plan in place, but of these, nearly half (46%) haven’t updated it within the past year or had a plan specifically...
Hear TriNet president and CEO, Burton Goldfield’s discussion with Maria Bartiromo of Fox Business Network on how the workplace as we know it is changing for good. Growth,...
TriNet: The Switch

September 16, 2020 | 1 min read

Nothing could be more awkward than mixing up employee payroll. With the HR expertise and 24/7* support you’ll get from TriNet, you won’t have to worry about mix-ups!
President & CEO, Burton M. Goldfield shares a message on the Juneteenth holiday with all TriNet Colleagues
October 13, 2021
Today’s workplace looks a lot different than it did 18-months ago. Since the start of the pandemic, many businesses have adjusted to a virtual or hybrid work environment, leaving...
September 16, 2021
Learn about a small business that actively impacts communities by taking a human-centered approach to what they do.
September 16, 2021
DEI doesn’t end with recruitment. Hear about the strategies SMB leaders need to know to implement it from top to bottom.