How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey
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How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

COVID-19 changed the way nearly everyone works and left a lot of unknowns about how to budget and make plans to move forward. To understand exactly how coronavirus impacted medium and small-sized businesses and their workforces, Paycor surveyed nearly 600 HR and finance leaders.

Did they need government funds? How many workers did they furlough or layoff? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps more importantly, what are their plans for the future?

This guide offer a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems.

See the Survey Results and Where You Might Stand Comparatively.

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Case Study: Urban Chestnut Brewing Company

Case Study: Urban Chestnut Brewing Company

A need for a complete HR, Scheduling, Onboarding and Payroll solution led Urban Chestnut Brewing Company to Paycor. “Employees can access all of their items easily—everyone’s using the mobile app. It’s easy to navigate. They log in and everything is right there. They can find their paystub or request time off. Managing benefits is streamlined and intuitive. The employees don’t have to email me their questions because they have what they need at their fingertips.” - Ashley Troutman, business and marketing operations Why Urban Chestnut Brewing left their payroll provider Urban Chestnut Brewing Company is known for its high-quality lagers and ales in its four locations throughout St. Louis. Pre-pandemic, the craft brewery and restaurant...

Case Study: Romantix

Case Study: Romantix

A disjointed HR and payroll process and the need for state-to-state oversight led Romantix to Paycor. “The whole HR Support Center and training hub is amazing. We definitely used the COVID support a ton. It’s nice because we have stores in multiple states it helps us keep track of everything we need to know. Regulations are ever-changing, and Paycor helps me keep up to date state-by-state.” - Adrienne Hernandez, HR Specialist Why Romantix left their payroll provider With 60 stores across 15 states, Romantix needed an HR and payroll provider that could handle different tax environments and state regulations. With their previous provider, the HR process was disjointed, lacked cohesive reporting and didn’t have any foreseeable fixes to the...

PTO Donations Program: Donor Form Template

PTO Donations Program: Donor Form Template

In times of crisis, businesses—and their employees—naturally find themselves searching for ways to help. One easy way to provide support to those who need it is a PTO (Paid Time Off) Donation Program. Employees can donate the value of the time off they have accrued but not yet used. Depending on how your program is set up, the recipient could be a specific employee, a company-wide pool or an external charity. Download PTO Donor Form Template What is a PTO Donation Program? It’s easy to see why an increasing number of companies are turning to PTO Donation programs. It’s not just that the public health and economic situation have caused suffering throughout the country. What adds to the unique circumstance is that due to the pandemic many...

Remote Team Building Activities to Boost Engagement

Remote Team Building Activities to Boost Engagement

Keeping employees engaged isn’t easy—even when you’re all together under one roof. For remote teams, maintaining company culture and team spirit is an ongoing challenge. The longer you remain in a remote-first environment and onboard new hires who have never even met their colleagues in person, the tougher it gets. Engaging Remote Teams The good news is, even when restricted to Zoom, there are tried and tested ways to liven up your virtual workplace. The key is regularly making personal connections. Sadly, a few seconds of small talk before meetings won’t cut it. Away from the office, we miss those conversations in the corridors and by the water cooler. Nothing can ever truly replicate that intimacy—but doing your best to try and bridge...