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 Do You Know When It’s Time to Promote?

Do you have an all-star employee ready for a promotion?

7 Employee Engagement Surveys to Steal From

An employee engagement survey is an important tool to find out what actually drive employees to do their best work

9 Tips for Finding the Best Payroll Software

Tips for finding the best payroll software for your small business

7 Employee Handbook Examples You Should Steal From

An employee handbook can be crucial in building a positive workplace culture and employee loyalty, but they're not easy to write. That's why we're breaking down the process for you and offering you six employee handbook examples.

5 Ways to Support Small Business Saturday

Skip Black Friday shopping with these five ways to support local businesses on Small Business Saturday. Celebrate on November 30!

5 Tips to Appealing to Generational Differences in the Hiring Process

There isn’t a one-size-fits-all recruitment strategy, especially when it comes to hiring Millennials and Gen Z

How to Write a Rejection Letter (and What to Do if You Receive One)

Should you send a job rejection letter? Notifying an applicant that they didn't get a job isn't easy, but it's an essential part of the interviewing process.

How to Terminate an Employee: Best Practices

It's one of the most difficult aspects of owning a business

What is Bereavement Leave from Work?

An employer's guide to bereavement leave, and what it means to your business

How to Create a New Hire Onboarding Survey

When a new hire starts, your business wants to get them productive fast. Learn how a new hire onboarding survey can boost retention and performance.