On-Demand Pay: A Growing Payroll Trend

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A 2020 report by Ernst & Young says on-demand pay is “the term used to describe a category of financial products that give employees the ability to draw on their accrued wages before payday.”  The Case for On-Demand Pay In 2017, CareerBuilder reported that a staggering 78% of U.S. workers live paycheck to paycheck. Since … Read more

What Is the Cost of Employee Vacancies?

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How much money is lost when you leave a position vacant? There’s a financial impact to keeping a role open. Efficient, productive firms have talent acquisition and retention plans to quickly fill the pipeline with great candidates. Without those processes in place, however, recruiting, screening and acquiring new staff can be costly and time-consuming. The … Read more

Digital Dexterity: The Goal of a Successful Workplace

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The workplace of the future is no longer abstract. It is a reality, but a reality that is different for each business. Every workplace has changed since March 2020, although no two have changed in exactly the same way. However, there is one common theme: Most companies now rely more on technology to increase workplace … Read more

Taxable and Nontaxable Employee Benefits

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As the unemployment rate falls from its 2020 high, employees are switching jobs in record numbers. The new stability in the economy means workers have more leeway to shop around for jobs that fit their lifestyles, needs and values. Now, the onus is on employers to provide an environment that makes their star team members … Read more