February Product Update

When you love your work, is it really work? We don’t think so, and we love getting up every day to “work” on making the best HR software in the universe. Check out some of the fun new additions: New Alerts You can add alerts to notify anyone when an employee submits a time off […]

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How Vacations Benefit Our Work

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Yesterday was the first official day of summer and, for most of us, that means more vacations!  While at first you may think that more vacation time means more employee time-off and, therefore, less work being done but it can actually be quite the opposite.  Taking time off has been shown to improve productivity at […]

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Finding and Maintaining a Work-Life Balance

The challenge of achieving a nice work-life balance seems to be more and more difficult these days. The competitiveness of the work force drives many to work harder to ensure security in their job.  While it is important to work hard, it is more beneficial to find the right strike of work-life balance. It’ll improve […]

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Focus on Strengths, Not Weaknesses

Many of us have had performance reviews that we’ve left feeling like we have a lot to improve on.  While we can – and should – be constantly improving, I think our time would be better spent on building our strengths.  If you’re too focused on fixing your weaknesses, you can become overwhelmed and discouraged. […]

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There’s a Leader in You!

What is the difference between a manager and a leader?  Changingminds.org says that the biggest difference is “the way they motivate the people who work or follow them.”  Let’s take a look at how dictionary.com defines them: Man∙ag∙er [man-i-jer] –noun 1. a person who has control or direction of an institution, business, etc., or of […]

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Simple Ways to Boost Morale

Employee morale is a vital – but often overlooked – element of a successful work place.  High morale can improve efficiencies, create more pride in one’s work, strengthen teamwork through bonding and increase productivity.  Enhancing employee morale can be fairly easy and inexpensive, so why is it missing in so many offices across the world? […]

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Live Your Life Well

It’s Mental Health Month! (Did you know that this has been celebrated for the past 61 years? Wow!) This year’s theme is “Live Your Life Well.” It’s aimed to help you cope better with stress and promote health and wellness in all aspects of your life. Mental Health America has come up with some awesome tips […]

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Gratitude

An article titled “Research: Giving thanks brings health, happiness” caught my eye this morning.  It’s no surprise that being grateful is good for you (and me), but this article made me think about expressing some thanks before I enjoy some food, fun, and family this weekend. I’m grateful for our awesome customers.  We’ve been fortunate […]

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