Cinnamon Janzer

Cinnamon Janzer is a journalist and content writer based in Minneapolis. She has been a valued writer for Workest since 2019.

208 articles

How Experts Say You Can Reduce Stress in the Workplace

Diminishing stress in the workplace can lead to more productive employees, lower turnover rates, and help in recruitment efforts. Here are our pro tips.

Summer Fridays are the Sneakiest Flex Policy Employees Love

While it might seem like a major investment, offering summer Fridays can boost employee morale and at low or no extra cost.

How to Choose the Best Company Core Values

Just because core values have become a necessity doesn’t mean the construction behind them is easy. Values can sometimes seem like an arbitrary list that doesn’t affect revenue, but if that’s your mindset, you’re missing a massive opportunity.

Recruiting the Next Wave of Millennial Employees? Follow These Steps

Millennial employees are taking the modern workforce by storm. What do the hot employes have in common that they're using to attract their cutting-edge talent? Find 5 tips to get you in the game.

How Companies are Creating Flexible Work Arrangements

The demand for flexible work arrangements is on the rise among job seekers. In fact, over half of employees said the flexibility was very important to their job satisfaction. How do you stay competitive in a job market that's offering this benefit? Here's how you can implement your own.

6 Example VTO Policies Employers Should See

Why would an employer pay their employees while not at their desks? Well, VTO policies are a great way to publicly demonstrate your core values while allowing (end encouraging) your employees to get out of the office and have fun.

Why Choosing a Payroll Schedule Isn’t So Simple

There are four common types of pay schedules: monthly, semi-monthly, bi-weekly, and weekly. Here are the pros and cons to each-- which payroll schedule is right for you?

What Small Business CEOs Need to Know About Employer Payroll Taxes

Consider this a 101 on Federal employer payroll taxes. Whether or not you are personally responsible for filing these taxes good to know the basic categories, and how they are divided up.