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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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.

6 Creative Employee Onboarding Ideas

Employee onboarding is not necessarily anyone's idea of a good time. But with these onboarding ideas, you can spice up your new hire process.

The Ins and Outs of Pre-tax Benefits

What are pre-tax benefits? This article defines pre-tax benefits, the types of savings they provide, and how they differ from post-tax benefits.

What is Bereavement Leave? A Quick Guide

Bereavement leave is intended to help employees grieve when dealing with the loss of a loved one. Learn what is required as employer in this short guide.

The Essentials of the Small Business Employee Handbook

What is a small business employee handbook and what are the benefits of writing one? Find out what belongs in your company handbook.

What You Should Know About Flexible Paid Time Off

Many companies are offering flexible paid time off. Learn what a flexible PTO is and how it differs from unlimited PTO policies.