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November 30, 2016

A PSA on FSAs: Why Businesses Are Adding This Perk To Their Employee Benefits

Note: This article was originally published in August 2015, but has been updated as of November 2016.  If you’re like most entrepreneurs and HR leaders, you’ve been thinking about how you can continue to offer a competitive benefits package to attract and retain the very best talent. One perk you may not be thinking too much about—but […]


November 23, 2016

FLSA Overtime Rule Blocked

A federal judge blocked the December 1st rollout of the Department of Labor rule that would increase the minimum salary threshold (from $23,660 to $47,476) for the “white collar” exemption from overtime pay. The ruling took place on November 22nd, just 10 days before the new overtime rule was supposed to go into effect. The […]


November 16, 2016

11 FLSA FAQs – What You Need to Know

The U.S. Department of Labor announced sweeping changes to certain provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), which are scheduled to go into effect on December 1, 2016.  Specifically, the updated regulations increase the salary threshold below which most white-collar, salaried workers are entitled to overtime. This impacts about 4.2 million workers, who may […]


October 19, 2016

Zenefits Launches Z2, A New Ecosystem for HR

Hear from Zenefits CEO David Sacks in an exclusive Bloomberg interview with Emily Chang on all the product updates and releases announced at the company’s first user conference, Z2. Zenefits announced a series of 17 partnerships and integrations to create an “ecosystem” for the small business space in order to create the first ever “app store […]


October 18, 2016

#HelloZ2: Meet the New Zenefits

In many ways, Z2 represents a beginning. For small businesses, it’s the dawn of a new era in HR, one that frees entrepreneurs from manual work, so they can focus on meaningful work. For Zenefits, it’s the culmination of many months of effort, transforming our solution into the first truly all-in-one HR platform, with everything […]


September 22, 2016

Is there a Maximum Amount of Overtime My Employees Can Work in a Week?

As long as you compensate properly and grant the required breaks, there aren’t any federal limitations on how much overtime your employees can work. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) doesn’t place a limit on how much time an employee can work, so, in most states, the number of hours employees can work in a […]


September 15, 2016

Simplified HR Solutions Allow Georgia Charter School to Focus on Its Mission, Not Minutia

The mission of the Chattahoochee Hills Charter School is to enrich students’ lives and improve the educational outcomes of children in south Fulton County, GA. While that aim is similar to schools across the country, the way the administration and staff go about achieving it is anything but ordinary. “To me the best part about […]

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September 13, 2016

Zenefits is Now a Leader in Licensing Compliance

We’re pleased to announce that Zenefits will showcase its licensing compliance app for the first time in a keynote address at Dreamforce on October 6. As we announced in February, Zenefits created and implemented  a licensing controls app to manage our own licensing issues. In June, we announced our intention to open-source this technology for […]

affordable care act anniversary

March 23, 2016

6 Ways the Affordable Care Act Benefits Small Businesses

It’s no secret that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has meant a lot of changes for small businesses. There are the increased regulatory obligations of the employer mandate, as well as far-reaching improvements to the healthcare system. On the 6th anniversary of the ACA, we celebrate this landmark law and its role in transforming our […]

PTO During Two Weeks Notice: What to Check

February 19, 2016

New Broker Licensing Controls at Zenefits

Blog posts about new products are common, but today we are announcing a product that customers will never see. Nevertheless, it is one of the most important products that we’ve ever released. Last month, Zenefits implemented sophisticated new controls in Salesforce.com, our CRM system, to ensure that every one of our sales representatives is licensed to […]


February 8, 2016

Zenefits Strengthens and Expands Board With Three New Directors

Antonio Gracias, Bill McGlashan, and Peter Thiel Join Zenefits Board Changes Come as new CEO David Sacks Reshapes Company SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Zenefits, the nation’s leading HR automation platform for small businesses, today announced the addition of three well-known investors to its Board of Directors. Antonio Gracias, founder and Managing Partner of Valor Equity […]


February 8, 2016

CEO Transition

All — By now all of you have heard the news that Parker has resigned as CEO. I know that this will come as a shock. Parker was not only the founder of this company but also its driving force until this day. I know it will take time for people to absorb and process […]