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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How to Keep Things Civil in the Post-Election Workplace

The 2020 national election may be over, but the post-election loss and aftermath can still be rattling some. Here's some ideas on how to diffuse tension around politics.

The Paid Holidays Most Small Businesses Will Give Their Employees in 2021

If you’re wondering what the most common paid U.S. holidays are (plus additional ones you can offer your staff), here’s the list for you.

2020 Holiday Party Ideas for Your Remote Workforce

It’s that festive time of year again! Follow these tips for a great 2020 remote holiday celebration.

The Definitive Employee Handbook Checklist for 2021

From sanitation processes and health requirements to remote work expectations, there’s a lot of change to incorporate into next year's employee handbook.

Tax Compliance Calendar for 2021

Here’s a small business guide for key 2021 tax dates and how to best prepare for next year's taxes.

2021 Best Practices for Updating Employee Onboarding

Invest in revising your employee onboarding processes to match your business’s current reality.

10 Creative Ideas for Your Office Thanksgiving Celebration

Put the “thanks” back in your office holiday with these tips for celebrating Thanksgiving in 2020.

The Future of Health and Wellness Programs for Small Businesses

Consider including virtual gym memberships, wellness apps, and tuition reimbursement to create a more desirable perks package for your employees

Thinking Through Employer Mental Health Strategies During COVID-19

Here’s how to help your employees better manage their mental health.

Employer Empathy Is Crucial For Employees Amidst COVID-19

Empathy benefits your staff and is an important factor in talent retention. Show compassion to your employees with these tips.