Cinnamon Janzer

Cinnamon Janzer is a journalist and content writer based in Minneapolis. Her first job was at a buffet in Mandan, North Dakota which was just as lowbrow as it sounds. Read more about her at

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What is a 5498-SA Tax Form?

The 5498-SA form tracks contributions to Medicare Advantage medical savings accounts among other things. Here's what you need to know to stay compliant.

What’s an Employee Performance Improvement Plan (PIP)?

Whether you’re new to managing employees or on a path of developing your management skills, one central tenet of employee management is a process to help under-performers improve. After examining the financial cost of terminating an employee for poor performance and hiring someone else, choosing improvement over firing is a smart business strategy that any leader […]

Should My Business Convert to Agile?

Millennials are demanding more flexibility in their work schedules. But what about in other aspects of their work? Cue the agile work environment.

New Hire Training 101

There are two core functions to new hire training: what the recruits want to know and what they need to know. Here's the breakdown.

How Much PTO is Too Much PTO?

How much PTO is appropriate if your company has an unlimited PTO policy? Well, let’s start with how much time off most Americans have to gauge this answer.

Do I Qualify for Medicare?

Healthcare is hardly an easy topic to navigate these days. And floating around in the sea of healthcare questions: who qualifies for Medicare?

How to Write the Perfect Job Description

Attracting the right hire to your team starts long before your recruit enters the building. Learn how to craft the perfect job description today.

What Goes In an Offer Letter from Employer to Employee

What can include in an offer letter can depend on your stage of growth, type of employee, commissions, bonuses, and more. Confused? Here's where to start.

What is Employee Engagement?

Everyone is talking about employee engagement these days, but what does it actually mean? Get the 411 so you can collect an engagement score from your team.

What is Open Enrollment? Everything You Need to Know

Navigating health insurance can be daunting. In this post, we detail everything you need for understanding open enrollment.