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Dallas - HR roadshow

July 21, 2017

HR Roadshow: We’re Headed Your Way, Dallas!

We’re gearing up for the next stop on our roadshow at The Joule in Dallas, and we can’t wait to show you what we’ve been working on! Our Vice President of Sales, Jeff Hazard, will walk attendees through a presentation on the future of HR – and how a modern platform helps companies of any […]

Best HR Management Software

February 10, 2017

Zenefits’ HR Management Software Wins PCMag’s Software Showdown

Zenefits’ human resources (HR) software “has a clear and flexible pricing model and a collection of cool integration partners that your business will love,” making it PCMag’s top recommendation among the best HR management systems. PCMag’s recent side-by-side comparison evaluated HR platforms on pricing, features and functionality, and integrations. Ultimately, “only one is built to […]

PTO During Two Weeks Notice: What to Check

January 19, 2017

FAQ: Can I use PTO after giving two weeks notice?

If an employee gives two weeks notice, can they take their remaining PTO during that time? Employees may submit paid time off (PTO) requests after they’ve given two weeks notice, but employers can legally deny those requests. Why? Pairing PTO with the last two weeks of employment makes it much more difficult for employers to find the […]

PHR practice exam

January 10, 2017

Test Your HR Skills with Our Free Practice PHR Exam

This post was originally published on October 9, 2015, but content has been updated to include the most current version of our free PHR practice test.  Many HR professionals consider taking the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) exam, but question whether it’s worth their time and money. The PHR exam is a 175-question test, administered by […]


December 15, 2016

What regulatory changes are expected from the new President and Congress?

Yesterday, Zenefits hosted a town hall style webinar about possible legislative and regulatory changes from the incoming Trump administration that would impact small businesses — and to offer advice as to how you should prepare. The discussion was led by our own Chris Massey, Zenefits’ vice president of government relations and public policy, and joined […]


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 […]