Managing people can be stressful! Here are some helpful tips to help you effectively manage your employees.

Mismanaging Unemployment Claims Is Like Lighting Money On Fire

Late last year, the Employment Development Department reported a rise in the number of people who filed for unemployment benefits. California has the largest unemployment system in the US. Despite...

Read More Apr 12, 2017

Fluctuating Labor Demands Can Put You at Risk in These Key Areas

One of the unique features of the construction industry is the fluctuating labor demands. The Monthly Labor Review identifies a range of factors responsible for this phenomenon, such as seasonal...

Read More Apr 5, 2017

Measuring Employee Engagement and Gauging Company Culture

How to Find Out Just How Engaged Your Employees Are and Assess Your Overall Company Culture

Forbes defines “employee engagement” as the emotional commitment an employee has to the organization and...

Read More Mar 22, 2017

Deep Dive: Intrinsic vs Extrinsic Motivation for Employees

Breaking Employee Motivation into Internal and External Factors

To be motivated means to be moved to do something. Internal motivation comes from within a person, not something imposed from...

Read More Mar 8, 2017

10 Things to Ask When Hiring a PEO in Northern California


When it comes to hiring a Professional Employer Organization in Northern California, you’re likely wondering which questions to ask. While making the decision to work with a professional...

Read More Dec 21, 2016

10 Common Payroll Mistakes Employers Make in Shasta County

For employers, payroll can be one of the most challenging aspects of running a business. Fortunately, by avoiding these ten common mistakes, you can streamline your payroll process and enjoy a...

Read More Dec 15, 2016

Protect Your Business When A Temporary Employee Doesn’t Work Out

Hiring new employees can be hit and miss at times, although when they work out well, it can benefit the company as well as the other employees. Many companies are turning to hiring temporary...

Read More Aug 7, 2016

How to Pay Temporary Employees in California

Many businesses recognize the benefits of having a great staff on hand. It helps the business to run like a well-oiled machine and can certainly help to boost productivity while at the same time,...

Read More Aug 7, 2016

How To Prepare For HOT Summer Temperatures

Employers are advised to prepare for HOT summer temperatures.  


With the hot summer months ahead, employers with an outdoor workforce will want to have a clear plan to prevent heat illness. ...

Read More Jul 18, 2016

5 Ways to Motivate Temporary Employees

When your business is operating like a well-oiled machine, the sky is the limit. In order to make your business operate in such a way, staying fully staffed is essential. This is a key factor for...

Read More Jul 8, 2016