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The Best Remote Team Collaboration Tools

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Whether your company is fully or partly remote, choosing — and effectively using — appropriate collaboration tools can help maximize your team’s productivity, build a strong culture, and boost profitability. Discover some popular tools for team collaboration and consider how they could help maximize your remote team’s efficiency. Smooth Remote Team Communication Every team that includes remote workers can benefit from a tech-based communication tool that facilitates.

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Growing Your Business with a PEO

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It might be fair to say that most business owners would love to have more time in their day. With the extra hours, you might finally get through the stacks of paperwork on your desk, or review the latest employment laws you’ve been meaning to catch up on. Being an expert on all things related to running a business would be nice, too. Unfortunately, there are only 24 hours in a day, regardless of who you are or what business you’re running.

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Black Lives Matter: 90 Days Later

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On June 4, 2020, we published a set of Black Lives Matter commitments in response to the murder of George Floyd and subsequent activism within our workforce. This was a traumatic period for many of our employees and for many Americans, unfolding within the context of a global pandemic and economic crisis. As a white male CEO, I have always believed that diversity within our company (and more broadly) was important and have come to appreciate more recently the pain and struggle that Black.

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The Accountant's Guide to Payroll

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If you’re an accountant, you’ve probably witnessed a shift in your roles and responsibilities as the practice of accounting has moved toward financial advising and consultation. More and more, businesses are expecting their accountants to offer a wider toolkit of financial services beyond crunching numbers, balancing financial statements, and managing tax preparation.

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Is it Time to Say Goodbye to the Open Office Plan?

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In recent years, the “open plan” office became the organizational model of choice for hip and forward-thinking employers. In the early days of its growing popularity, the open office was believed by many to be a guaranteed way to improve employee communication and collaboration, and to nurture a general feeling of egalitarianism in the workplace. Plus, removing cubicles from the workplace allowed early adopters of the open office plan to save significant amounts of money on construction.

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How To Hire For Startups At Every Level

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Getting to the point of needing to hire employees is a major milestone for a startup. When a new business grows to the point where staff members beyond the founders and/or initial core team are needed, that’s a sure sign of success. It’s an achievement to reach this milestone, but gearing up to hire people to join your startup poses a new set of challenges.

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How Accountants Can Become Trusted Advisers to Clients

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As their businesses grow, many entrepreneurs come to understand the value of outsourcing certain specialized work to third-party professionals. And it’s for this reason that a huge — and growing — number of small business owners today are choosing to work with professional accountants. Accountants have always been there for individuals and businesses who are looking to get the most out of their annual tax returns.

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