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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 […]

HR Tech

July 18, 2017

Driving Adoption of HR Tech: For Users, by Users

Sam Crumley is Vice President of Employee Experience at Panopto, the fastest-growing provider of video software for training, teaching, and presenting. He shares his experience on getting reluctant employees to embrace new technology that could help scale their business.  We’ve all been there. You make the investment and are excited to bring value-add technology – like HR […]

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). […]


June 27, 2017

What’s Hot: In-Demand Skills that HR Teams Want

It’s no secret that the economy, the workplace, and jobs are changing quickly. In light of the constantly-evolving economy and workplace, it appears that the major skills human resources should watch out for are shifting to meet the fickle nature of the economy. As a result, soft skills, agility, analytic ability, and technological skills are […]

LGBTQ in the workplace

June 23, 2017

Common LGBTQ Issues in the Workplace (and How to Solve Them)

On July 21, 2014, President Barack Obama signed an executive order prohibiting federal contractors from discriminating against employees and job applicants based on their sexual orientation and gender identity. “In too many states and in too many workplaces, simply being gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender can still be a fireable offense,” said Obama. “So I […]

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 […]

how to grow a company

June 19, 2017

How to Grow a Company Without Micromanaging

Chris Bennett is the CEO and Founder of 97th Floor, an award-winning digital marketing agency. He speaks on marketing and entrepreneurship at universities and international conferences, including SMX, SearchLove, Adobe Summit and DreamForce. Chris shares his story on how changing his management style grew his business, while fostering happy employees. I was recently on the phone with […]

HR metrics

June 7, 2017

3 HR Metrics That Matter

Today’s technology gives us easy access to more data than ever before, allowing us to measure anything and everything. As a result, business leaders are now using HR analytics to help guide strategy and boost profits. In fact, according to Deloitte’s 2017 Global Human Capital Trends report, 71 percent of companies report that people analytics – “using digital […]


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 […]

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 […]

remote employees

May 10, 2017

3 Ways Remote Employees Benefit Your Company

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, around 24 percent of employees in the U.S. have had a remote position at least once. The numbers are higher in the professional services industry (35 percent) and the business and finance sector (38 percent). These numbers don’t even include the 53 million freelancers working in the U.S. […]