When I first started my own consulting business, in 2001, I was a sole owner/worker and thought I was on top of the world! I was really ready to have people knocking on my door, ready to use my incredible services. As any first time business owner … [Read more...] about Building Your Own “Field of Dreams”
A Layman's Journey to Effortless Human Resources, author Lola Kakes As a business owner, you want to expand your company by building a solid team, not a three-ring circus. There's a reason human resources work is often compared to … [Read more...] about If You Don’t Own a Circus… You Shouldn’t Be Hiring Clowns!
The elections are finally behind us and the political ads are over - at least for now. President Obama has reiterated that he is an agent for change - change in how government works, change in who we are in the global experience, change in many other … [Read more...] about Managing Change
What's a small company to do if required to offer health insurance? This is a question many small business owners are facing. The federal government is gearing up to tell the American business owner: When or how to form a union When to provide … [Read more...] about Health Care Reform – Some thoughts
EffortlessHR is honored to be hosting this week's Carnival of HR. Thanks to HR Minion for keeping track and organizing the carnivals! As this is our first time hosting the carnival, please forgive any mistakes. Plenty of posts came in this week, so … [Read more...] about Carnival of HR for July 08
We have been hard at work with our new pricing plans and are proud to announce that effective today, you can find our new pricing at http://www.effortlesshr.com/ Our lowest cost plan is just $29.95/month and includes a full featured online HR … [Read more...] about EffortlessHR.com Introduces New Pricing Model
This post should have been made a long time ago. This is just friendly reminder that we are (and have been) on Twitter and Facebook. Twitter: http://twitter.com/effortlesshr Facebook Group: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=34653399510 (for … [Read more...] about Join EffortlessHR.com on Twitter and Facebook!
Everyone says the economy will be turning around by the end of the 4th quarter 2009, with the employment outlook ticking upwards the first part of 2010. As a business owner, we can only imagine what the journey over the next couple of months will … [Read more...] about Are You Ready for a TRIP?
Well.. We finished up our programming and design ahead of schedule and are proud to introduce Effortless Forms. EffortlessHR Forms has 325 business and HR forms (many of which are free!) , templates, and spreadsheets available at the time of … [Read more...] about EffortlessHR launches “Effortless Forms” for Business and HR
One of the most difficult situations we come across in business, is the "angry customer". We want nothing more than to slap this person and send them on their way. Please resist this urge as it's not worth losing that customer or going to jailJ … [Read more...] about Can You Make an Angry Customer Loyal?