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!

The 60-Minute Talent Mistake

In the earliest days of Life Meets Work, my clients tended to be smaller companies who were just starting to introduce flexible work.  As I

Involuntary Employee Termination Checklist

A guide to firing an employee to help soften the blow Terminating or "firing" an employee can be a heart-wrenching experience for everyone

Voluntary Termination Checklist

A guide on what to do when an employee quits A voluntary termination is when an employee decides to leave a company of their own accord.

Employee Job Description Tool

Job descriptions are a basic building block of the performance-management process. Yet, despite their importance, Business Owners often fail

How to Create Employee Job Descriptions

Write out job descriptions for your team in under two hours Job descriptions are a basic building block of the performance-management

36 creative employee perks

  With cash bonuses and big raises becoming more rare, many business owners are turning to creative perks as motivational tools. We

How much does your staff ACTUALLY work each week?

  How much do you think your full-time staff ACTUALLY works a week? Yes – they are full time employees, and they should work 40