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How Companies Can Combat Structural Racism and Make Systemic Change

Hear from 4 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Specialists about how to create workplaces that are equal for all — and why today’s movement against injustice feels different.

Why Small Businesses are Choosing People Ops Over HR

HR and People Operations are similar in many ways, but there are key differences. We spoke to one expert about People Ops and what it could mean for your business.

Addressing Social Issues and Racism in the Workplace

Racial disparities are still prevalent in workplaces across the country. Here’s what companies are doing to understand, address, discuss, and take action on the issue.

How to Send an Invoice by Email

When it comes to getting paid, sending invoices by email can be quick and convenient. Here’s how to stay on top of the process.

How to Talk About Racial Injustice at the Workplace

Talking about racial injustice at work can be difficult. Here are tips on how leaders can start the conversation (and keep it going).

Business Unusual: A Distillery’s In-House Hand Sanitizer Becomes a Local Hit

Portland, Oregon’s Shine Distillery & Grill’s in-house distilling ingredient — ethyl alcohol — helped save the day for the young operation during COVID-19.

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Building an Employee Engagement Survey

Companies with engaged employees outperform their competitors. Discover sample questions and categories to help you build a customized employee engagement survey for your company.

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Coronavirus Checklist [2020]

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HR6201 [2020]

Meeting HR6201 Mandates...

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Employee Retention Strategies [2020]

Staff retention strategies that work...

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Tips to Conserve Cash [2020]

A list of grants and federal aid available during COVID-19...