Human Resources

Human resources can be a messy area of any small business -- managing, hiring and firing employees is no easy task! Gain from our expert knowledge, tips and advice on human resources for small business from our collection of blog posts, small business tools and more!

Employee retention in a tight labor market

Employee retention is a concern among business owners in a tight labor market. There are fewer and fewer applicants for each opening and you

The secret to attracting top Gen Y / Millennial employees

Gen Ys, or "Millennials," if you prefer, have different values, wants and different perspectives than past generations. And we're changing

4 benefits of hiring a college graduate

While you can never replace experience, there is always something to be said for the age of youth. Many companies and businesses are

How to find the right job candidates

If I had a magic wand and could wish one thing for each of the business owners I work with, it would be, “Give them a strong team.” That's

5 things to consider when looking for job applicants

We all know that the stakes are high when small businesses go about hiring new employees. Bringing the wrong person on board costs a lot of

Tips for shopping for employees

You know how when you go grocery shopping on an empty stomach and without a list, everything looks good? So, you end up buying way too much

12 most debilitating hiring mistakes small businesses make

Hiring at a small business is not easy. We don't do it a lot like big companies do and many times we don't have an HR manager, let alone an

Small Business Hiring Tips and Best Practice Videos

Having a tough time hiring? You're not alone. It's one of the hardest parts of running a small business. Often times we don't have an HR

How to Price a Job: Complete Guide to Finding Out How Much To Pay Employees

If you're looking to hire a new employee, it's a challenge to figure out how much to what to pay them. You don't want to overpay for talent,

Webinar: Best Hiring Practices for Small Businesses

Guest speaker and hiring expert, Chuck Smith (President of NewHire) talks with Brad Farris, Managing Editor here at EnMast about best hiring