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workplace wellness programs

September 8, 2017
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Workplace Wellness Programs in 2017: Worth it?

At Zenefits, we believe that managing health insurance for employees should be simple. But when it comes to the more ambiguous aspects of employee benefits, such as workplace wellness, employers typically need a less-automated answer. What is Workplace Wellness? “A program intended to improve and promote health and fitness that’s usually offered through the work place, although insurance […]

working remotely

August 22, 2017
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How to Make a Flexible Work Program Successful

Whether you’re an employee or employer, you probably have some feelings about the benefits and drawbacks of working remotely. If you’re an employer, you know that some employees need the structure that accompanies a standard 9-to-5 schedule in an office environment to be most productive. If you’re an employee, you most likely value time away […]

company culture

August 17, 2017
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5 Signs Your Company Culture is Superficial

Businesses love to preach about the importance of company culture, but many companies struggle with a disconnect between what they say and the reality of their own company culture. A joint study between the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and Columbia Business School surveyed over 1800 CEOs and CFOs worldwide focusing on over […]

HR teams

August 9, 2017
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5 Ways HR Teams are Changing (for the Better)

It’s no secret that HR teams have changed over the years. Thanks to HR software and tools, HR teams are now able to harness technology to collect relevant HR information and streamline tedious services like payroll and benefits administration. And increasingly, HR teams are now able to offer valuable contributions to an organization’s profitability. What […]

employee happiness

July 27, 2017
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5 Ways to Increase Employee Happiness

Can you make your employees happier? According to an article in Gallup’s 2017 State of the Workplace Initiative, happiness is a positive feeling that is associated with employee engagement. And here’s the kicker – study after study shows that employee engagement is a key to running a more successful and more profitable business. Yet according […]

HR software

July 20, 2017
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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 […]