Laura Messerschmitt

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    Should You Hire a Contractor or an Employee? [VIDEO]

    by on December 9, 2010

    Have you ever wondered whether you should hire an employee as a full-timer or as a contractor?  In this next installment of our payroll video series, sponsored by Intuit Online Payroll, Rhonda Abrams tells you what you should be thinking about as you make thi…

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  • Payroll Hiring Index

    by on December 3, 2010

    Intuit has released the November Payroll Hiring Index. This is an index using aggregated, anonymous data from our Online Payroll to see what the employment trends are for small businesses. Please check out the article and share it with people who are intereste…

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    10 Hiring Do's and Don'ts [VIDEO]

    by on December 3, 2010

    The holiday season can be a quiet time for many businesses, which makes it a great opportunity to spend some time looking for new staff members.

    In this next installment of our payroll video series, sponsored by Intuit Online Payroll, Rhonda Abrams takes you …

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    "Boss" is Not a Four-Letter Word [VIDEO]

    by on November 18, 2010

    The term “boss” has enough of a stigma attached to it that most managers are reluctant to use the term. One of the fears with hiring a first employee is that you will become the bad boss that you loathe — the boss you perhaps hated so much that it drove you t…

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  • Establishing a dress code for your business

    by on November 15, 2010

    If you’ve ever wondered how to establish and enforce a dress code for your business, we published an article today with some great tips.  We thought this might be helpful to you or to the businesses you work with….

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    Who Should You Hire First? [VIDEO]

    by on November 11, 2010

    You’ve decided to hire someone to help you regain your life back.  But what type of employee should you hire first? How do you decide where your business needs help the most?

    In this short video, courtesy of Intuit Online Payroll and part of our payroll vide…

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  • New Intuit Ads Launched

    by on November 10, 2010

    On Monday, we launched a new ad campaign for our Websites and Payroll products.  We’re curious to know what you think.  Check out the ads and use the comments to let us know what you think.   You can also share them out to others.  The links below are to …

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  • Intuit Participates in India Summit

    by on November 9, 2010

    Intuit’s CEO, Brad Smith, spoke at the U.S. – India Entrepreneurship Summit on Nov 8th. Alex Lintner and Umang Bedia, both from our Global Business Division, joined Smith at the Summit.

    Smith’s appearance directly preceded President Obama’s. “I think the o…

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