States Raising Minimum Wage in 2019 and 2020

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Over 58% of the US workforce is paid hourly wages and about 2.3% of those workers are making the federal minimum wage or less.1 This makes minimum wage increases a pivotal issue for many workers and businesses. Our hourly workforce …



Key Elements That Drive Value in Payroll Management

5 Steps Towards an Effective Payroll Management Software Solution

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This is the final installment of our 4-part series on payroll management essentials.  In our previous post, we touched on the key considerations on reporting tax-related items on payroll management.  This final part sums everything up on how an automated …




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Achieving Pay Stub Compliance in Hospitality Payroll Management

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As the market drives towards more transparency in employment wage protection and visibility, both State and Federal agencies are looking to drive more legislation on employer’s ability to communicate wage rates with their employees.  In New York, the Wage Theft …


Compliance from Time Collection to Payroll Management

Ensuring Compliance from Time Collection to Payroll Management

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Managing an hourly staff in the hospitality business can introduce complexity when you begin to think about the different elements required to maintain compliance.  Whether it is managing shifts, blended rates, tip credits or wage and labor rates, there are …


How Integrating Benefits Management and Payroll Management can Impact your Bottom Line

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There is a lot of complexity entering the market with respect to hourly wage employees, one that is causing employers to evaluate their costs. With the proposed minimum wage legislation, the need to hire and keep top talent, and current …