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Explaining Vacation Pay (and why it doesn’t make sense) Clients have asked from time to time about how vacation pay is calculated. On the surface, in a typical province, the legislation may say that each employee starts out entitled to 2 weeks of vacation at 4% their gross wages (this rate...

The story goes that Henry Ford once hired an efficiency expert to evaluate his company. After a few weeks, the expert made his report, which was highly favorable except for one thing. “It's that man down the hall,” said the expert. “Every time I go by his office he's just sitting...

For a small business owner, payroll is one of the last things they'd like to worry about. For our clients though, payroll IS the last thing they worry about, because they have the right payroll software for small business. Wearing many hats, Jacks & Janes of all trades, call it...

Have you ever worked in a place with a toxic environment? And I don’t mean Homer Simpson’s nuclear power plant job. A work place where people stare daggers at each other or gossip behind the backs of others. A place where employees are there to do the bare minimum, collect...

Nearly all of us at some time has looked at our paycheck and realized something was amiss. Sometimes we get less than expected, and sometimes we get more than expected (Bonus!!), only to be told later that there was a mistake and it’ll be taken off our next paycheck (boo!!)....

Ever worked for a thankless employer? Nearly all of us have at some point. When I was told randomly, “Hey Evan, thanks for the work. We appreciate it,” that was the first time in a lot of years I heard anything like that. For the first time in a long time, I felt...

Even though ADP is one of the largest and best-known names in payroll, it must also be said also that many people are looking for an alternative to ADP Payroll. Though ADP Payroll must be a good service given the sheer number of businesses they serve, we here at Payroll...

Providing an insurance plan for your employees is not only a great way to help keep them healthy and happy, but if they have an option to include their loved ones, it can keep their whole family healthy as well. Generally speaking, an employee health plan requires some money be...

One of the great features of Payroll Connected is that it allows you to schedule smarter by allowing you to preview payrolls at any time. This mean you can run an entire payroll before the work is even done, to find places when overtime and even in some cases statutory...