The Business Case for Electronic Payroll Distribution

The Business Case for Electronic Payroll Distribution

A benefit offering savings for both the employer and employee is rare. Electronic payroll distribution is one of those benefits.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: First Data


Webinar: Case Study: Control Labor Costs with Latest Cloud Technology

Webinar: Case Study: Control Labor Costs with Latest Cloud Technology

How can store managers proactively hit their sales per labor hour targets if they don’t have immediate access to timely and accurate workforce information? Attend this webinar to learn how one retailer dumped their paper time cards and moved to a fully automated workforce management solution.

Type: White Paper




Webinar: Tricky I-9 Trends To Look Out For in 2015

Webinar: Tricky I-9 Trends To Look Out For in 2015

Homeland Security isn’t just targeting the big businesses anymore…even small- to mid-sized businesses are under a watchful eye. Making sure every I-9 is accurately completed and verified can be a daunting task. And any and all mistakes could cost you, big time – in more ways than one.

Type: Webinar




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Target CEO feeling pretty, pretty, pretty good about growth, holiday strategy

Target CEO feeling pretty, pretty, pretty good about growth, holiday strategy

One almost expected Target CEO Brian Cornell to break out in a few 'ho ho hos' during a live talk Wednesday following the retailer's third quarter earnings report. Even as shares dropped Cornell is confident and happy about results.

Female franchisees, franchisors share tips, advice for success

Female franchisees, franchisors share tips, advice for success

Women, for many reasons, are enjoying working in the franchise industry and finding big success. The fact that franchising affords flexibility and a spirit of entrepreneurship with a solid support system are just two top reasons.

Interactive customer technology: How to achieve employee buy-in

Interactive customer technology: How to achieve employee buy-in

Achieving employee buy-in needs to be part of the project from the beginning when introducing customer interactive technology.

Macy's, Wal-Mart chiefs: Customer experience is all about people

Macy's, Wal-Mart chiefs: Customer experience is all about people

People are the secret to retail success and creating a customer experience for the 21st century means retail industry must transform its approach to lure new talent into the store.

5 pros and cons of scaling a retail operation

5 pros and cons of scaling a retail operation

Before you sign on the dotted line for a new location, consider these pros and cons of scaling your retail business.

Tips, advice on preparing the brand for unit expansion

Tips, advice on preparing the brand for unit expansion

Brand unit and location growth requires capital and resources, but there are some other critical aspects as well, according to several successful franchise and restaurant leaders.

How 'informed' employees will make your restaurant more money

How 'informed' employees will make your restaurant more money

Developing a culture of learning is a 365-day commitment that will motivate staff and have a significant impact on the bottom line if retailers put in the time and effort.

Consistency and avoiding Whac-A-Mole

Consistency and avoiding Whac-A-Mole

An important attribute of a leader is consistency. Without it, employees are left to wonder what is and isn't acceptable. This also takes focus and energy away from the customer.

5 ways to improve your hiring

5 ways to improve your hiring

Doug Fleener, former director of retail for Bose Corporation, lists five ways to improve retail hiring practices.

Five ways to rev up your retail staff

Five ways to rev up your retail staff

Perhaps the biggest challenge retailers face is finding good people to staff their stores. In today's environment, it's hard to find skilled people who are willing to work for the wages and during the hours that the sector demands.

The myth of motivation in retail and the customer experience

The myth of motivation in retail and the customer experience

Years ago I had an incredibly talented retail associate working for me. He was smart, charming, a fast learner, and one of the best salespeople I ever met.

Five ways to get the best out of Generation Y employees

Five ways to get the best out of Generation Y employees

Like the Baby Boomers before them, Gen Y employees will reshape the working world.

5 questions to consider before pulling the turnover trigger

5 questions to consider before pulling the turnover trigger

Consider salvaging your retail employee before making the final decision to fire.

NRF: Walmart CEO's three-part plan for change

NRF: Walmart CEO's three-part plan for change

Local sourcing and a guarantee of jobs for veterans are at the core of the retail giant's 2013 strategy.

Ten ways Zappos.com creates happy employees

Ten ways Zappos.com creates happy employees

Getting a job at Zappos.com today is more than a dream for many; it is a one in a 100-person opportunity.

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Good help is harder than ever to find, and equally hard to keep. Managing your staff, keeping them trained and happy, and keeping them on the payroll — all of these are crucial to providing a great customer experience.

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