Sarah Tann

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Sarah Tann

Raised by small business owners in Long Beach, California, Sarah loves creating meaningful content that truly helps people run their businesses successfully and efficiently. In addition to being a Content Marketing Manager at Zenefits, Sarah is a coffee addict, baked-good lover, and a LA Clippers fan.

November 21, 2017

The Importance of Small Business Saturday

Many people may think that Black Friday is the best shopping holiday of the year, but for those of us who love to shop local, that award goes to Small Business Saturday, which falls on November 25th. Small Business Saturday is a nationally-recognized day designed to bring awareness to locally-owned businesses and the impact they […]

HR software

July 20, 2017

Zenefits Ranks in Top 3 for HR Software by GetApp

We’ve worked hard to build a best-in-class HR software to help simplify day-to-day HR processes, so we couldn’t be happier with our ranking as a top 3 HR solution on the market, according to GetApp’s quarterly rankings.   With more than 255 HR software solutions listed on GetApp, we’re extremely honored by this recognition. The […]

corporate wellness

July 13, 2017

Customer Q&A: Zeel’s Take on Corporate Wellness

We’re pretty lucky here at Zenefits. We get to work with amazing customers from all industries who – for lack of better words – are doing really cool things! So, we invite you to join us as we get up close and personal with our customers through our Q&A series.  We live in a culture […]

blended workforce

July 7, 2017

How Businesses Can Support the Blended Workforce

Say goodbye to the era of full-time employees who work 9 to 5 and hello to the blended workforce. Not sure what a “blended workforce” is? We’ll help clarify. A blended workforce is comprised of people who work in different locations with varying schedules – full-time, part-time and contingent workers (like consultants, freelancers, and contractors). […]

mobile workplace

June 22, 2017

[Free Guide]: How Mobile is Transforming the Workplace

We’re pretty hooked on mobile. In fact, 47 percent of U.S. consumers admit they can’t last a day without their smartphone, according to survey conducted by Bank of America. What’s more, many consider their devices more important than daily staples such as coffee and television. Mobile has clearly become intrinsic to our lifestyle, which is why it’s […]


June 6, 2017

[Customer Spotlight]: How a Bay Area Nonprofit is Making Justice Accessible for Everyone

“My landlord is trying to evict me.” “My ex-partner is trying to keep me from seeing my kids.” “Someone tried to destroy my property.” These are scenarios you wouldn’t wish upon your worst enemy. Unfortunately, they’re issues that affect low-income Americans at a startling rate. In fact, low-income Americans experience two to three issues like this […]


June 1, 2017

5 Ways Small Businesses Can Compete for Top Talent

Recruiting can be hard – and it gets even harder when you’re a small company who has to compete against the big corporations in your space.  Before you give up on landing top-tier talent, however, it’s important to know that small businesses and start-ups have some great assets to flaunt, too. Take a look at how […]


May 22, 2017

Zenefits integrates with Google, Microsoft, and Slack to Bring HR to Employees

There’s some love in the air – and it’s with our newest platform integrations. We’re thrilled to help improve team productivity and engagement as we add Microsoft Teams and Slack to our integrated app directory, with an integration also planned with Google Hangouts Chat. Microsoft Teams, Slack, and Google Hangouts Chat join our comprehensive app […]

Zenefits mobile

May 22, 2017

Zenefits Award-Winning Mobile HR Gets Better

Mobile isn’t the future, mobile is now. And we’re ready for it. At Zenefits, we understand that our customers are always on the go, and that sometimes, the most convenient way to manage HR is from your mobile device. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce our latest update in mobile – new Mobile Administrator features […]

Zenefits commuter benefits

May 15, 2017

Zenefits Partners with Uber for Commuter Benefits!

We are excited to announce that Uber now accepts Zenefits Commuter Benefits! Zenefits customers can now use their pre-tax dollars to pay for UberPool rides when they commute to work. UberPOOL creates a carpool by finding commuters that are headed in the same direction. By sharing a ride, commuters are able to get to and […]

blur studio

May 3, 2017

[Customer Spotlight]: How Blur Studio is Managing their Growth – and the Limelight

Small, but mighty. That’s perhaps one of the best ways to describe the Culver City-based production company, Blur Studio. With just 95 full-time employees, the powerhouse company has a resume that includes work on movies like Avatar, Deadpool, and Thor, as well as video games such as the Halo franchise and Destiny 2. Their client […]

mercy for animals

May 2, 2017

[Customer Spotlight]: A Look into Mercy For Animal’s Fight for Animal Rights

Did you know that 9 billion farmed animals are killed for food each year? And that 300 million unwanted male chicks are killed by the U.S. egg industry each year? The stats are astounding – and it’s what prompted Mercy For Animals (MFA) to form. Based out of Los Angeles, the nonprofit is fighting to […]