Tag: Professional Employer Organization

Help Grow Your Small Business Using a PEO

Many small and mid-sized business owners across the country are struggling to navigate the HR landscape on their own. Most lack the personnel and resources they need to grow into profitable and successful businesses. Entrepreneurs and small business business owners require expert assistance now more than ever, in order to stay compliant with the recent […]

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Independent Contractors and Co-Employer Agreements

Can PEOs Protect Against Misclassified Independent Contractors? There are many questions surrounding Independent Contractors these days. Do services rendered by an individual for your company constitute an act of employment, or are they truly services being provided by an independent party? What types of occupations are clearly recognized as independent contractors in the eyes of […]

The 4 P’s of HRO and PEO Evaluation

Entrepreneurs and Professional Employer Organizations

It’s All About Building Winning Teams You may think that this is a bold statement, but the reality is that most entrepreneurs achieve success not because they are visionaries, although many are, but because they are intensely focused on doing what they do best. In an earlier blog “No Man is an Island”, I explain […]

HRO and PEO Companies – Is Bigger Really Better

Does Size Matter When Considering a Professional Employer Organization? A large NY insurance group invited me to give a seminar to their agents and brokers on HR outsourcing and the different models, administrative service organizations, employee leasing, and professional employer organizations. During the presentation I explained the  different options, covered the various services, levels of […]

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How Do You Compare PEO Rates? – Part 3 of 3

Welcome back. If you have been following our last two posts, we asked our readers to participate in a quiz. We are at the final phase of comparing PEO quotes from three different professional employer organizations. Our goal is to determine which PEO has the lowest rates. The answer may have surprised many of our […]

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PEO Pricing – Part 1 & 2

Part 1 – Smoke and Mirrors? Why Is It So Hard To Compare Rates of Professional Employer Organizations? Are you shopping for employee leasing or professional employer services? Have you ever tried to do a comparison of the rates and fees charged by one PEO versus another? Very often, this can be a challenging task […]

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A Small Business Holiday Story

Credits: Prevent Child Abuse – New Jersey For many of us, the holidays are a time to reflect. In business … and in life, it is a time for us to look back, as if in a rear view mirror, and see where we have been, and how far we have come. It is a […]

A Day In The Life Of A HRO/PEO Consultant

A Day In The Life Of A HRO/PEO Consultant

On any given week, Employers Rx LLC has between five and ten accounts in various stages of our (RFP) request for proposal process. If you have personally shopped for an employee leasing company or professional employer organization, then you know first hand what a daunting experience it can be. You’re aware of all the questions […]

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Common Mistakes Made Shopping for PEOs and Employee Leasing on the Web

Web Shopping for Employee Leasing and PEOs can be Tricky.   Where can a Busy Executive Turn to for Help? You’re a small business owner who is trying reduce costs because of the slowing economy. Your insurance broker just delivered your annual renewal rates. Workers compensation coverage increased another 20% because of a large claim you experienced 2 years ago. […]